Number of graduates: 400
Valedictorian: Nicholas Tornatore
Salutatorian: Maria Breen
Speakers: Keith Mastorides, principal; George Cretekos, Clearwater mayor; Robin Wikle, School Board member; Kasey Braden, SGA president; Nicholas Tornatore, valedictorian; Brett Danner, senior class president.
Best advice: "Chase your dreams, spread your wings and fly," said principal Keith Mastorides.
Quote: "Veni, vidi, vici." — valedictorian Nicholas Tornatore, which translates to "I came, I saw, I conquered" as stated by Julius Caesar.
Interesting visuals: One graduate's family had an oversized cutout of his face held up in the crowd.
Katie Lamont, East Lake High, tb-two* staff