33 Early College/Dual Enrollment students invited to Midlands Tech graduation

WEST COLUMBIA, SC – Thirty-three Lexington Two high school students in the

district’s Early College and dual enrollment programs have earned diplomas or

certificates and were invited to participate in this week’s graduation ceremony for Midlands Technical College.


All of the students, from Airport and Brookland-Cayce High Schools, earned college

credits -- at no cost -- during their regular high school days.  They were invited to

Midlands Tech’s graduation, held May 1 at Colonial Life Arena.


Ten students, all seniors, received associate in art and/or associate in science

diplomas. These students have earned a minimum of 61 college credits and have taken

20-plus college courses.


Lexington Two students who received both their associate in art and associate in

science diplomas are McKenzie Boatwright, Sydney Edmond, Mackenzie Laskowski,

and Anthony Muller.


Students who received associate in arts diplomas are Freddie Asberry, Cameron Boyd,

Callie Burgess, Jaylin Conyers, Omarion Fladger, and Ian McGehee.


Twenty-three students, among them 13 juniors and 10 seniors, received their general

college studies certificates. These students have earned at least 18 college credits and

successfully completed six or more specific courses identified as transferable to all

South Carolina 4-year colleges.  The students are Faith Agutu, Avery Adkins, William

Barrs, Ja’sia Booth, Emma Brant, Charleston Cartzendafner, Daniella Castaneda

Toledo, Kayla Crisp, Heidi Daniel, Jalen Graham, Miranda Jeffcoat, JaVaughn Moore,

Cindy Nguyen, Joshua Nix, Zoe Partin, Peyton Purvis, Levi Rambo, Abbie Roley,

Timothy Rowell, Aaden Serra, Christopher Van Dyke, Bridgette Watts, and Riley



There are roughly 70 Lexington Two high school students currently enrolled in

various stages of the Early College and dual enrollment programs. Lexington Two was

the area’s first school district to partner with Midlands Tech to offer the Early College