Over 800 new chapters: 843 graduate from DOCO schools Saturday

Over 800 new chapters: 843 graduate from DOCO schools Saturday
Class of 2019 tassle hangs on graduate's cap

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - A number of Dougherty Schools graduates stepped into the next chapter of their lives Saturday.

More than 800 students graduated from Dougherty County Schools.

Below is a breakdown of each high school’s graduating class:

Westover High School

Westover High School saw 346 graduates walk across the stage Saturday. Forty-three of the graduates earned an associate’s degree or technical college certification (TCC) before graduating.

Dougherty Comprehensive High School

A total of 249 students graduated from Dougherty Comprehensive High School Saturday. Of those graduates, 17 graduated with an associate’s degree or a TCC.

Monroe High School

A total of 248 students graduated from Monroe High School. Of those graduates, nine graduated with an associate’s degree or TCC.

A total of 69 graduates earned an associate’s degree or a TCC before graduation, according to the school district.

The school district also released the amount in scholarships to colleges and universities offered to each high school.

Graduation time is here. Scroll through our online slideshow of Southwest Georgia graduates sent in by viewers.

Copyright 2019 WALB. All rights reserved.