MONTEBELLO– Armenian Mesrobian School announced on Monday that well-known weekday anchor of FOX 11’s Good Day LA, Araksya Karapetyan, will serve as Mistress of Ceremonies for Mesrobian’s 50th Anniversary Gala, taking place on Saturday, February 20, 2016, at Holy Cross Armenian Apostolic Cathedral’s Bagramian Hall.
Karapetyan, who also anchors FOX 11 news at 10 a.m. and noon, is the grandniece of the late George Tumanjan, who was a pillar of the Mesrobian School and Holy Cross Armenian Apostolic Cathedral Community.
The Gala will reunite countless members of the Mesrobian family, which spans across generations, professions and even continents. Mesrobian School stands upon the shoulders of giants, the dedication and sacrifices of whom form the legacy upon which the school builds its bright future. The evening will recognize select organizations and individuals who have had a major role in the development of the school.
Guests will include all graduating classes, past faculty and administration, parents, community members, current parents.
For more information and tickets, contact the school office at 562.699.2057, Goharik Gabriel at 323.440.7297, Lussy Garboushian at 562.201.1670, Sarah Hadjinian Kirakossian at818.419.7257, or by emailing [email protected]
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Armenian Mesrobian School, established in 1965, is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and has High School (12th Grade) through Nursery School (2 years old) on the same campus. Mesrobian’s environment offers a unique opportunity for students, teachers, and parents to grow together. The High School curriculum is certified to the University of California. Mesrobian’s ‘Alumni Network and Mentorship Program’ connects students with five decades of alumni who have distinguished themselves in fields as diverse as education, science, business, media and advertising, medicine, music, law, dentistry, chiropractic, public service, politics, engineering, veterinary medicine, psychology, and others.