Three EHS students earn Associate Degree
Three El Dorado High School students earned an Associate Degree from Butler Community College through the Early College Academy program. They were recognized during a reception on May 12.
Ricki Burks and Veronica Fisher earned an Associate Degree in the Health Science academy. Burks additionally received an Order of the Purple recognition for maintaining a GPA of 3.75 or higher.
Kyndall Jeffress earned an Associate Degree in the Elementary Education Academy.
Butler Community College has partnered with area high schools to offer ten programs between Andover, Augusta, El Dorado, and Rose Hill. Students take college and high school courses simultaneously during their junior and senior year, graduating with both a high school diploma from their home school and an Associate Degree from Butler.