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Articles About graduation
There’s no denying that the class of 2020 has had a difficult, and in many ways disappointing, finish to the academic year. But the two new graduates chosen to speak for their class at Wednesday evening’s commencement ceremony are focusing on resilience, compassion and hope as they move into the next chapter of their lives.
The Class of 2020 graduated like no other before it, with a community parade and outdoor ceremony at Antioch University Midwest.
Seniors are graduating into a world stripped bare by a pandemic. They would have been celebrating the culmination of 12 to 13 years of consistent effort and determination. But rather than valiantly marching on to the next grand step in the journey of life, this year’s seniors simply drift, slowly floating over the line that marks the end of high school.
Essays and photos from the Yellow Springs High School class of 2017 appear in a special supplement to this week’s News. Graduation is Thursday, May 25, at 7 p.m. Congratulations, all seniors!
In the 2016 Senior Supplement, the News incorrectly stated the names of the parents of YSHS graduate.
Yellow Springs High School counselor Dave Smith said that this year’s senior class is a remarkable one.
Annual running of the halls at the Mills Lawn School sixth-grade clap out.
For the younger residents of the school, it’s just the end of another grade. For the oldest, it’s the end of a world they’ve known since kindergarten.