Graduation Season Under Way
The 2017 high school graduation season is under way. More than 10,500 MCPS students are receiving diplomas in commencement ceremonies. A variety of notable commencement speakers—including Tim Shriver, Chairman of Special Olympics; best-selling author Jason Wright; Olympic Gold Medalist Helen Maroulis, and Scott Hallenbeck, CEO of USA Football—are speaking. Staff, parents and students are invited to submit their favorite graduation snapshots to be included in our graduation coverage. Tweet with hashtag #mcpsgrad or send shots here.
In addition, take a listen to some of our recent graduates on what graduation means to them, on what their plans are after high school and what they’ll miss about school.