Ballenas Secondary celebrates graduation of Class of 2022

The Ballenas Secondary Class of 2022 celebrated the happy conclusion of their high school years with the traditional tossing of the cap during their graduation ceremonies on June 29. (Michael Briones photo)The Ballenas Secondary Class of 2022 celebrated the happy conclusion of their high school years with the traditional tossing of the cap during their graduation ceremonies on June 29. (Michael Briones photo)
Ballenas Secondary principal Trish Cathrine congratulates Josiah Hunt. (Michael Briones photo)Ballenas Secondary principal Trish Cathrine congratulates Josiah Hunt. (Michael Briones photo)
Ballenas Secondary member of the Class of 2022 Josh Jewer kneels to get his tassel moved by principal Trish Cathrine. (Michael Briones photo)Ballenas Secondary member of the Class of 2022 Josh Jewer kneels to get his tassel moved by principal Trish Cathrine. (Michael Briones photo)
Proud parents take photos to mark the graduation of their children at Ballenas Secondary. (MIchael Briones photo)Proud parents take photos to mark the graduation of their children at Ballenas Secondary. (MIchael Briones photo)
Valedictorial Maximillian Hannah makes his address. (Michael Briones photo)Valedictorial Maximillian Hannah makes his address. (Michael Briones photo)

Ballenas Secondary celebrated the graduating class of 2022 on Wednesday, June 29.

Two separate graduation ceremonies were held, as the event was inside the school gym which has limited capacity.

Principal Trish Cathrine congratulated the 81 students and wished them all the best in their future endeavours. In her address to parents, students, teachers, staff and guests, she said they are celebrating 81 stories that highlighted a variety of plot lines that include perserverance, challenges, triumphants, setbacks, hard work and many more that contributed to the conclusion of this one important chapter in their lives.

For more photos, visit our Facebook page. Also check Wednesday’s PQB News for a special grad section.

— NEWS Staff

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