Troy students receive scholarship to Siena College

Fifth grade students graduating from School 2 in Troy. Fifth grade students graduating from School 2 in Troy. | Photo: Troy City Schools via Twitter.

June 27, 2019 09:42 AM

There was a big surprise at a fifth grade graduation ceremony in Troy. The commencement speaker gave each student a $52,000  scholarship to Siena.

The college's assistant director of admissions, Dale Taylor, announced the gift during his speech to students at School 2.


The district says its incredibly grateful.

Each student will be able to use that money towards their costs at Siena if they graduate high school and are accepted into the college.


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