RSU 16 Adult Education students, Sara Potratz, Shia Scott and Isaac Shawver, were honored at a cap and gown graduation ceremony on Friday, June 2, 2018 for meeting High School completion goals. Friends and family gathered in the Elm Street School gymnasium as graduates marched in to “Pomp and Circumstance”.
The RSU 16 Adult Education Association scholarship was awarded to Sara Potratz; Teacher Susan Lasselle also presented awards to Shia Scott for Overcoming Obstacles and to Isaac Shawver for Transformation.
Before receiving their diplomas, graduates personally thanked family, friends, and educators who supported them in their educational journey by presenting them with a red rose. In closing, Director Jenny Rose reminded graduates to be open to possibilities and willing to try new things, taking things one step at a time.