Gracyn Kirvin, of Apalachicola, earned a bachelor of science summa cum laude, with a major in elementary education, from Troy University in Troy, Alabama at the May 11 spring graduation ceremony.

Kirvin, daughter of Ward and Christey Kirvin, and granddaughter of Bobby and Elizabeth Kirvin, and Nancy Horton, all of Apalachicola, is a 2014 Honors graduate from Franklin County High School.

She will be teaching fifth grade this fall at Franklin County Schools.

Troy University is a public, historic, international university with more than 145,000 alumni. Students on the Troy, Ala. campus enjoy a traditional college experience, while working adult students are the centers of attention at campuses in Dothan, Montgomery and Phenix City, Ala., as well as at locations around the world and online.