of the class of 1996 were Rachelle Lynnae Ackermann, Crystal Arambula, Mark Glen Bacher, Robert Martin Baethge, Brandon Ryan Banta, Angela Michelle Barnett, Bernice Gail Baumann, Tabitha Lee Biesenbach, Emily Shea Bolado, Nichole Doreen Burns, Brett Looff Carleton, LaRhonda Nicole Cubitt, Jeremy Joseph Davenport, Carrie Michelle Day, Alex Dey, Robyn Rebecca Doege, Juan Miguel Dominguez, Tammy Marie Eaton, Kacy Lynn Frederick, Matt Randall Gaither, Jennifer Gallegos, Gregory Carl Gaston, Marshall R. Popham Gibson, Raqual Monique Gonyer, Joe Gonzalez, Rebecca Gonzalez, Clint Andrew Harris, Gilbert H. Hernandez, Kelly Nichole Hufnagl, Timothy Neil Jensen, Renee Elizabeth Kocian, Alicia Ann Koehler, Justin Dwayne Kutz, Manuel Leal III, Melissa Elaine Loeffler, Marguerite Marie Maurer, Melissa Mendez, Bradley Scott Moltz, Nicole Andrea Moore, Shane Michael Pawelek, Christina Marie Perankovich, Clinton Blaine Portis, Gerard Scott Reinhard, Brent Joseph Reininger, Jennifer Marie Rosebrock, Cori Lynn Rutledge, Randy Allen Schumann, Christopher Allen Sheppard, Gretchen Marie Smith, Eric Lee Stevenson, Monica Sue Wahl, Aldona Judyta Wilkiewicz, Autumn Leigh Williamson, and Kameron Everet Allen Wood.
Superintendent of schools was Craig Stockstill, Assistant Superintendent was Tom DeKunder, and High school principal was Dennis Dreyer. There were 54 students in the 1996 graduating class. Valedictorian was Bernice Baumann (Willis) and Salutatorian was Gretchen Smith. The guest speaker at graduation was Pat Loter. The invocation was given by Melissa Loeffler and the benediction was given by Cori Rutledge.
Homecoming Queen was Nicole Moore. Making All District in basketball were Brooke Rackley, Sarah Dreyer, Katrina Rathburn, Stacey Reiley, Ryan Gonyer, P.J. Pellerin, and Bobby Elkins.
The class flower was the white rose and class colors were green, black, and silver.
The class motto was “In my hand I hold today, in my dreams I hold tomorrow, in my heart I hold forever”.
The class song was “I’ll Remember” by Madonna.
Class sponsors were Clyde Schultze, Wilma Baumann, Norma Aguilar, David Shahan, Amy Clark and Steve Dement.
Senior class officers were Bernice Baumann (president),Tim Jensen (vice president), Nicole Moore (secretary), Kelly Hufnagl (treasurer).
School board members were Calvin Steffen, Dahlia Arambula, Elroy Penshorn, Gene Pape, Phil Smith, Jean Kutz, and John Kelly.