Theme: “Grow in Grace”

“But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and  Savior Jesus Christ.
To him be glory both now and forever.” Amen
II Peter 3:18

Congratulations to West Durham Baptist Church 2020 Graduates!

We  congratulate our High School and College graduates and also recognize and acknowledge the accomplishments of our students K-12 who submitted their information to the Scholarship Ministry.

Always remember, your future is bright and this is only the beginning of the great things that each of you will accomplish.

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Awwon P.

High School Graduate

Awwon P.

School: Hillside New Tech High School
Future plans: Attend Louisburg College

College Graduates

Vernita B.

Deja M.

School: Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary
Degree: Master of Arts Degree in Christian Ministries
Future Plans: To be used by God to preach and teach the Gospel,
work in a church ministry with a focus on women and young adults,
and as a Chief of Staff

School: The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science
Future  Plans:
To attend Physical Therapy School

Marcus H.

Erica R.

School: Durham Technical Community College
Degree: Associate Degree in Applied Science
Future Plans:
Employed as a Lighting Lab Technician
with Underwriters Laboratory

School: North Carolina A & T State University
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Biology
Future Plans: Job Hunting

Recognition of West Durham Baptist Church Students
Grades K-12

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Braelyn B.

• Trophy and certificate for “A/B” Honor Roll
• Certificate for excellence in Math
• Promoted to 2nd grade (for 2020-2021 school year)

Middle School

Marcus G.

• Improved his grades in Math, Social Studies and Science
• Earned a space on the Rogers-Herr Track Team
• Won 1st place ($100), for the 2nd year in a row, in the Durham
  Interdenominational Ushers Union Junior Division annual essay contest

• Promoted to 8th grade (for 2020-2021 school year)

High School

Ryan A.

• JDC Early College
• “A” Honor Roll  – 4.4 grade average
• Promoted to 10th grade (for 2020-2021 school year)

Monica G.

• Inducted into the Hillside High School Honor Society
• All “A” Honor Roll
• Promoted to 10th grade (for 2020-2021 school year)         

Ethan A.

• Creative Studies High School
• Promoted to 11th grade (for 2020-2021 school year)

Sonia G.

• Selected as a QuestBridge College Prep Scholar
• All “A” Honor Roll
• Promoted to 12th grade
(for 2020-2021 school year)

Tamayia W.

• Received emails of interest from John Hopkins,
  East Carolina, and other universities
• Earned a great score on the SAT
• Promoted to 12th grade (for 2020-2021 school year)

Again, congratulations…and may you achieve success in all of your endeavors.

“Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom”
—Oprah Winfrey