The 1940 graduating class of Pompano High School had just 24 members:
Hiram Bakes, Jr.
Mary Katherine Tarbett
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."