DEL VALLE, Texas – In 2017, Hornsby-Dunlap Elementary School celebrates its 50th year of student success in education, and on Thursday, Oct. 5, Hornsby-Dunlap will have a ceremony beginning at 9:30 a.m.

Hornby-Dunlap invites the media, the community, current family members, former students and employees for the 50th Legacy Celebration that includes a keynote speaker and will end with a group photo.

“Hornsby-Dunlap prides itself each and every day to ensure that each student, teacher, staff and administration member and parents are given the best educational tools to succeed beyond our walls,” Principal Marisol Rocha said. “We’re celebrating 50 years of excellence, and we are confident that the next 50 years will go beyond expectations.”

To conclude the day, Hornsby-Dunlap will have its Open House from 5 – 6:30 p.m., and their Sock Hop Dance from 6 – 7 p.m.