TARPON SPRINGS HIGH
NUMBER OF GRADUATES: 345
VALEDICTORIAN: Chelsea Renee Hudgens
SALUTATORIAN: Maria Sawina Emmanuel Pantelis
SPEAKERS: Pantelis, Hudgens, student council president Melissa Boylan, principal's choice Jeremiah Harvey, senior class president Maria Haralambis
WHAT THEY SAID: "We are an enormous step closer to being the person we strive to be." — Harvey. "Together we have learned what it means to excel and succeed" — Boylan
FAMOUS PEOPLE QUOTED: Mr. Spock. ("Live long and prosper.")
CLASS ACCOMPLISHMENT: Tarpon's Class of 2014 boasts a 93 percent graduation rate.
CLASS SONG: Happy, by Pharrell Williams
WAVING THE 'BLUE-WHITE': This was the first year the Greek flag was displayed at the commencement.
Nicole Zakrzewski, University of Florida, tb-two* staff