COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Shaw High School in Columbus continues to make sure students are committed to graduating.
Approximately 350 freshmen took part in the Raiders To Graduate, or R2G, Commitment Ceremony for the class of 2020.
Each freshman also received a personalized commitment certificate similar to a high school diploma representing their pledge to graduate four years from now.
"Ninth grade year is a gateway year and transitioning to high school can be a difficult year and it's very different than middle school in terms of earning credit," Shaw High School Academic Advisor Angie Jacobson. said. "Everything counts- so this commitment ceremony just reinforces that everything counts and it starts now for our freshman."
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