LOS ANGELES — With the pomp and circumstance of its traditional opening ceremony, the Tekeyan Cultural Association (TCA) Arshag Dickranian School re-opened
its doors for its 32nd consecutive year to students on Tuesday, September 4. The highlight of the opening ceremony this year was the shift of the
leadership of the school with the appointment of Dr. Maral Yeranossian as the new principal.
The event took place at the courtyard of the school, where the entire student body, from grades 1 to 12 gathered under the supervision of their teachers, along with the presence of parents.
The guests included the Primate of the Western Diocese Archbishop Hovnan Derderian, St. John Armenian Church’s Fr. Manoug Markarian, school benefactors Laurel Karabian, Cindy Norian and Hmayak Baltayan, School Board Chairman George K. Mandossian with board members Angine
Garibyan, Parsegh Kartalian and Diran Depanian and former board member Sarkis Der Sarkissian.