Last Day of School and Graduation

With the coming of the end of the school year people start to wonder just when the last day of school is and when is graduation? The first school system in our area to end the year will be Avery County with a last day of school June 6th and graduation Friday, June 8th at 6:30 pm..  Friday, June 8th will be the last day of school for Yancey County students. Mountain Heritage High School Graduation will be on Saturday, June 9th at 10:00 a.m. That graduation is planned for earlier in the day to help with the problem of heat in the gymnasium. Mitchell County students will finish up on June 14th, with graduation for Mitchell High School seniors on Friday evening, June 15th.