EARL J. Lennard High
Number of graduates: 375
Valedictorian: Corey Ashmeade
Salutatorian: Trenton Couture
Speakers: Principal Craig S. Horstman, Class president Cynthia Vasquez, assistant principal for curriculum Mary J. Freitas, Dr. Earl J. Lennard, Couture and Ashmeade.
QuoteS: "Be passionate about your life, love your work. Don't spend time doing something you hate. Find a job, a vocation, a passion that you love and do that." — Dr. Earl J. Lennard, the school's namesake.
"Dream, and dream big." — Corey Ashmeade.
Shining moment: Couture encouraged the crowd to applaud, not once but twice, for his grandmother, whom he credits for his success.
Length of ceremony: 76 minutes
Liz Tsourakis, Hillsborough High, tb-two* staff