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Ceremony held for Port Wentworth elementary fifth-graders

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Fifth-graders graduate to sixth grade. Fifth-graders graduate to sixth grade.
PORT WENTWORTH, GA (WTOC) -

Fifth-graders at Port Wentworth are officially sixth-graders.

On Friday, the students bridging ceremony was held for all the students. The ceremony is essentially a graduation for those transitioning from elementary school to middle school.

The ceremony is always held on the last day of school. This year the school had a number of students perform well on standardized tests.

"As an administrator - that is like the ultimate because you try all year long to get the teachers to help the students and do interventions with them and all that - so it means a lot to our administration to see all our students succeed,"  said Ana Carter, assistant principal at Port Wentworth Elementary School.

WTOC's Brandi Cummings spoke at the ceremony.

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