C. E. Murray High School celebrated their College Decision Day on Thursday, May 3, 2018 with students making a decisions to attend Clemson University, Claflin University, Morris College, Williamsburg Technical College, Francis Marion University, Benedict College, Allen University, University of South Carolina Upstate, Tulsa Welding School, Coastal Carolina University, and South Carolina State University. Students who were already enlisted in the military, and those that were going into the workforce were also recognized at the event. A special thanks to our speakers Trinard Harvin, Nigel Johnson, and Edward Collins for sharing their college experiences with the seniors and juniors.
College Decision Day South Carolina is a high school and community-based event that aims to celebrate the college decision of a graduating high school senior, and also impact the college going culture for younger students in South Carolina high schools. The event can take many forms, but in general it is an opportunity to celebrate the academic accomplishments of graduating high school seniors, and allow younger students an opportunity to experience the excitement of making a college decision. The events are designed to be impactful, but with minimal cost to the schools.