Fernie Academy celebrates commencement ceremony

Six graduates graced the stage to collect their diplomas and $40,000 in scholarships and bursaries on June 27.

The six graduates from The Fernie Academy celebrated their commencement ceremony this afternoon.

The six graduates from The Fernie Academy celebrated their commencement ceremony this afternoon.



The Fernie Academy held their 2013 commencement ceremony at the grounds of the Court House. Six graduates graced the stage to collect their diplomas and $40,000 in scholarships and bursaries on June 27. Speeches were made by Jocelyn Sombrowski, head of school; Arthur Sombrowski, president of TFA Society; Alice Aylward-Nally, representative of TFA society board; Iris Frazier, faculty representative; and Valedictorian Madalon Burnett. Five of the six students graduated with honours distinction.