The Grauer School's 12th Grade Graduation - Class of 2019
Congratulations to all of The Grauer School's "Class of 2019" graduates! The 12th grade students received their diplomas in ceremonies on Friday, June 7, cheered on by their family and friends. Dana Abplanalp-Diggs, Principal, presided over the graduation ceremony which was filled with special moments, including the keynote speech by Dr. Stuart Grauer; personalized and heartfelt faculty introductions for each student; student award presentations; student speeches and musical performances; diploma presentations; and much more.
Congratulations to the following students who were given special awards at the 12th Grade graduation ceremony:
• Rhian B. '19 ~ Trustees Award for Humanitarian Service
• Zachary F. '19 ~ School Leadership Award
• Madeline N. '19 ~ Resourcefulness Award, The Grauer School's highest honor
We wish all of our graduating Seniors the best as they head off to their next adventures, and we can't wait to see what the future holds for them!
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