2017 Seniors- Perspective on the Final Days of High School

 

Name: Becca Cabrera

Are you going to College? Yes

If yes then where? Bob Jones University

What would be the ultimate graduation gift? A Macbook laptop

What are your thoughts approaching graduation and the end of your high school career? I am very excited about the end of the year. Although I am cherishing my last year of high school, I am really excited for what is in store next year. High school has been crazy. Coming to Tabernacle has definitely been a blessing. I am looking forward to what God has in store for the next chapter of my life.

Any final thank youís that you would like to give or final advice to students and friends you are leaving behind? I would like to thank my friends and family for supporting me and encouraging me through my high school career. Iíd also like to thank my teachers for teaching and guiding me when Iíve had to make difficult decisions.

What is your favorite senior year memory? Going to Florida on our senior trip.



Name: Terry Holton Givens

Are you going to College? No

If no then where are you planning on working? Duke Energy

What would be the ultimate graduation gift? Debit card with unlimited money

What are your thoughts approaching graduation and the end of your high school career? Life is about to take a big step forward. I am not trying to rush growing up, but I am ready to be out of school. I will miss all my friends. I consider them more like family than friends. I hope when school is done we can all still be as close as we are now.

Any final thank youís that you would like to give or final advice to students and friends you are leaving behind? Thank you to all my teachers and friends who have helped me with life situations and helped me with more than just school work. To those who are thinking about giving up, stay strong. School will be over soon.

What is your favorite senior year memory? Every day is a great memory.

 


Name: Tyler Helms

Are you going to College? Yes

If yes then where? I have applied to and been accepted at a couple of places, but I am still deciding. I am leaning towards Wingate University.

What would be the ultimate graduation gift? A trip to Hawaii

What are your thoughts approaching graduation and the end of your high school career? Iím excited but kind of sad at the same time. As Iím approaching graduation, Iím reminded of how blessed I am to have attended Tabernacle my entire high school career. I wouldnít have wanted to spend my time anywhere else.

Any final thank youís that you would like to give or final advice to students and friends you are leaving behind? I would like to thank my friends and family for always sticking by my side. The advice I would like to give to the rest of the student body would be to cherish your time here because it flies by.

What is your favorite senior year memory? My favorite senior year memory would have to be the senior trip to Disney World.



Name: Timothy Jenkins

Are you going to College? Yes

If yes then where? Wingate University

What would be the ultimate graduation gift? A million bucks

What are your thoughts approaching graduation and the end of your high school career? Iím excited itís finally here. Iím ready to relax a little bit. Itís been fun, but Iím glad itís over. I really am going to miss TCS.

Any final thank youís that you would like to give or final advice to students and friends you are leaving behind? I would like to say thanks to my parents for pushing me even when I wanted to quit. Thank you to all my peers for all the enjoyable times together.

What is your favorite senior year memory? Winning the state basketball tournament.




Name: Philip Mangum

Are you going to College? Yes

If yes then where? Community College

Where are you planning on working? Union County Public Works

What would be the ultimate graduation gift? A car

What are your thoughts approaching graduation and the end of your high school career? My thoughts toward graduation include excitement, but I also know that reality is about to kick in so I am little nervous.

Any final thank youís that you would like to give or final advice to students and friends you are leaving behind? Thank you teachers and staff of TCS for all that you have done for me and teaching me about God .

What is your favorite senior year memory? The senior trip




Name: Josh McGougan

Are you going to College? Yes

If yes then where? Liberty University

What would be the ultimate graduation gift? A 2016 Mustang GT

What are your thoughts approaching graduation and the end of your high school career? Iíve been here for 16 years making good friends, and some feel like family. Everything I have done here including sports has been fun. All that the teachers have taught me has helped raise me up in the way I should go. I have made many memories at this school. I will always be grateful for everything the school has done for me.

Any final thank youís that you would like to give or final advice to students and friends you are leaving behind? Thank you to all the teachers who have taught me throughout the years. Thank you to all the friends Iíve had over the years. And a special thanks to my parents for always pushing me to do better and believing in me. To all you younger studentsÖenjoy it while you can.

Favorite senior year memory? My favorite memory was definitely the senior trip. Other than that I would say that everything has been fun I have a lot of great memories.


Name: Jacob Purser

Are you going to College? Yes

If yes then where? I have a couple of colleges in mind. I have about a month to decide.

In part it depends on a camp I am attending at one of the colleges.

What would be the ultimate graduation gift? New Truck

What are your thoughts approaching graduation and the end of your high school career? I am ready to graduate. I will miss this place and all my friends. Tabernacle has been a home to me.

Any final thank youís that you would like to give or final advice to students and friends you are leaving behind? Everybody, do your work, turn it in on time, and enjoy your time that you have with your friends and teachers.

What is your favorite senior year memory? My favorite memory would have to be our senior trip.


 


Name: Claire Williams

Are you going to College? Yes

If yes, then where? Wingate University

What would be the ultimate graduation gift? A new phone or a truck

What are your thoughts approaching graduation and the end of your high school career? As my senior year comes to close, I realize that Iím finally taking a big step into adulthood and heading to college. School has most definitely flown by, and I am really going to miss it. Still, Iím also excited about being a college student. Iím excited about getting to do more than I am now. God has called me to my job and I know what He wants me to do with my life; The Lord will never lead me astray.

Any final thank youís that you would like to give or final advice to students and friends you are leaving behind? Iíd like to say thank you to all of my teachers for everything theyíve done for me this year, to my parents for always supporting and encouraging me, to my friends and classmates for making e feel like Iím a part of your school family, and to everyone else who have supported me and helped me in any way this year. My senior year has been the best part of my life.

What is your favorite senior year memory? My favorite senior year memory is our senior trip to Florida, but really every day has been worth remembering.