Graduations and academic accomplishments have been celebrated at Community Baptist Academy this May. Students received awards, and graduates were recognized with special ceremonies.
The school held a commencement ceremony for the Senior Class of 2021. The Community Baptist Academy 2021 Graduates are Roger Thomas Davis, Jr., Bryce Lawton Taylor, and Kenneth Edwards Williams, Jr.
Community Baptist Church Pastor Reverend Sykes welcomed everyone to the graduation ceremony and gave an invocation. Administrator Mrs. Peggy Hester and Principal Mrs. Barbara Pait announced the academic awards.
Class Valedictorian Kenneth Edward Williams, Jr. gave a speech during the ceremony. He received an American Association of Christian Schools Honor Society Scholarship.
Class Salutatorian Roger Thomas Davis, Jr. also received an American Association of Christian Schools Honor Society Scholarship.
The school also held a Kindergarten Graduation ceremony. Students performed the play “The Little Red Hen,” read poems, and sang ‘My Country Tis of Thee’.
Eden Bradley was the 2021 Kindergarten graduate.
The local Christian school is located at 3107 NC-410 in Bladenboro, N.C., and marks its 45th anniversary in education this year.