Pompano Beach Historical Society
Class of 1940

The 1940 graduating class of Pompano High School had just 24 members:

Ruth Ashe
Hiram Bakes, Jr.
Eunice Blount
Jean Blount
Hugh Britt
Janet Brown
Miriam Cohen
Catherine Crawford
Nancy Gaylor
Hubert Helton
Brackston Hogan
Edna Hood
Joel Horne
Irene Isler
Herbert Keene
Luella McIntosh
Robert Reynolds
Arthur Robinson
William Smith
Pauline Smoak
Doris Tanner
Mary Katherine Tarbett
Marvin Weissman
Remarlda Wiles
The class valedictorian was Miriam Cohen.

The graduation was held on May 29th. The Sunday evening before the ceremony, a commencement sermon was held during which the graduating seniors heard Rev. George A. Foster preach on “The Profit of Godliness.”