Cara Thompson helps Jennifer Hamilton attach the collar to her gown as Jennifer puts the finishing touches on her makeup Friday night before Keswick Christian High School's graduation at Pasadena Community Church in St. Petersburg. Fifty-one seniors, including salutatorian Rebecca Leanne Glidden and valedictorian Nick Stratis, graduated from the school.
Julia Cook, 17, pins her cap onto her head as she looks at her reflection in the mirror before Canterbury School of Florida's graduation Friday night. Thirteen students graduated this year, and all but one, an exchange student who already had gone back home to Spain, attended the ceremonies at St. Peter's Cathedral in St. Petersburg.
Julie Brooks and Nolan Eggert are all smiles before their graduation from Grace Christian School in St. Petersburg on Friday night. The third member of the class of 1993, Angela Kaminski, could not attend the graduation ceremonies. The commencement address was given by Tim Kelley, pastor of Grace Brethren Church.