MVHS Class of 2022 Has Graduated!
The 2021-2022 school year has reached its end and, the Mt. Vernon High School (MVHS) class of 2022 graduates celebrated with a commencement ceremony. Exactly 348 seniors were asked to walk across the stage to receive their diplomas, recounting all their hard work and dedication. Administrators and the School Board of Trustees then congratulated each graduate.
The commencement ceremony took place at the Mt. Vernon High School Hancock Health Stadium. See the photo gallery HERE.
Highlights of the evening included the prelude and National Anthem played by the Mt. Vernon High School band under the direction of Ms. Jackie Nason. The MVHS Commencement Choir also performed a musical selection, following the opening remarks from MVHS Assistant Principal, Mrs. Anita Glaze.
The salutatory address was given by Keenan Jaques and the valedictory address was given by Lillian Woolston. The top academic students and senior class officers received their diplomas first, followed by the rest of their classmates alphabetically.
The top 15 in the Class of 2022 were:
1. Lillian Woolston
2. Keenan Jaques
3. Molly Reece
4. Brock Barr
5. Vivian Ortiz
6. Riley Britt
7. Kiley Hunziker
8. Maitlyn Griner
9. Benjamin Dostalek
10. Sophia DeWael
11. Logan Hufty
12. Megan Ashley
13. Meredith Johnson
14. Jazlynn Bitner
15. Jackson Champion
Soon after, Mr. Casey Dodd, Principal of Mt. Vernon High School, presented the Class of 2022 to Superintendent Dr. Jack Parker.
Principal Dodd gave the final farewell, which was followed by the senior student class recessional. Staff from all grade levels and schools were in attendance and created a tunnel that the graduates walked through as they exited the field. Congratulations Class of 2022! MVCSC wishes you all the best!
Watch the full Mt. Vernon High School Graduation Ceremony below.