High School Graduations; Central's First Class in 41-Years

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Central Magnet School principal Dr. John Ash addresses students during graduation rehearsal at MTSU on Wednesday

For the first time 41 years, Central will graduate a group of seniors.

In all, 76 students will walk across the stage Sunday as the first graduates of Central Magnet School.

The school was converted into a magnet school three years ago serving grades 6-10 with grades 11 and 12 phased in. The school is the county's first magnet high school and features an accelerated curriculum with a math and science focus.

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But Central has a storied past and many local residents count themselves as graduates of the old Central High School, which opened in 1948. It was eventually converted to a middle school after Oakland and Riverdale high schools opened in 1972.

Central Magnet School will hold its graduation at MTSU's Murphy Center on Sunday, May 19, beginning at 7:30 p.m.

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You can find a complete graduation schedule for all Rutherford County high schools on our website, WGNSRadio.com, keyword graduation.

Riverdale High School           Thursday 7 p.m. MTSU
Holloway High School           Friday 7 p.m. LifePoint Church - Smyrna
Eagleville High School           Friday 7 p.m. Eagleville
Blackman High School          Friday 7 p.m. MTSU
LaVergne High School          Saturday 10 a.m. MTSU
Oakland High School            Saturday 2 p.m. MTSU
Smyrna High School             Saturday 7 p.m. MTSU
Siegel High School               Sunday 3 p.m. MTSU
Central Magnet School         Sunday 7:30pm MTSU

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