Members of the first graduating class at the St. Thomas Aquinas Church School in 1950 are, in front (left to right) Mary Vasquez, Catherine Carpenter, Robert Bradshaw, Rev. Westfall, Marilyn Diedrich, LaVern Opatz and Norma Kapun. In the middle row, (left to right) are Ernest Kokal, Joan Virtic, Janet Narro, Mary Lou Simone, Margaret Heselton, Audrey Fritz, Robert Abbot, Marcia Hooper, Audrey Opatz and Fred Scofield. In the back row (left to right) are Robert Flarity, Gloria Cook, Bernadine St. Marie, Lawrence Simone, Conrad Kissner, Joseph Neuman, Patrick Gannaway, Billy Godfrey, Elise Hughes, Eleanor Adams and Robert Evans. The school offered first- through eighth-grade instruction.
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