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Graduation 2013: Land O'Lakes High

LAND O' LAKES HIGH

NUMBER OF GRADUATES: 344

VALEDICTORIANS: Brooke Gonzalez (Traditional); Grace Chow (IB Program)

SALUTATORIANS: Madison Parks (Traditional); Priyanshi Patel and Konrad Thorner (IB Program)

SPEAKERS: Class President Emily Bly, Gonzalez, Parks, Chow, Patel and Thorner.

BEST ADVICE: "Open up, be confident and speak your mind to make these next few years the best of your life." — Thorner

QUOTE: "This is our world and we do matter. The world is waiting." — Bly

SPECIAL MOMENT: The Land O' Lakes High School band skips performing the recessional music to cheer on the graduates.

LENGTH OF CEREMONY: 90 minutes

BIGGEST FAN CLUB: Final graduate Justin Zloty receives cheers throughout the University of South Florida Sun Dome from classmates and loved ones as he receives his diploma.

Amanda Starling, USF-St. Petersburg, tb-two* staff

Brought to you by tb-two* — the Times' teen voice of Tampa Bay — a weekly newspaper and website produced by high school students during the school year. Check out our graduation galleries at tb-two.com and tampabay.com/education. To send photos from Instagram and Twitter, use #tbgrads2013.

Graduation 2013: Land O'Lakes High 05/31/13 [Last modified: Friday, May 31, 2013 8:56pm]
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