Local schools will be celebrating the end of a long journey for the class of 2013, beginning Friday, May 31.
On that night Sunnyside Christian High School will celebrate 10 graduates. The commencement exercise will be at 7 p.m. at Grandview Church of the Nazarene.
Mabton High School, too, will celebrate the class of 2013 on May 31. Graduates will begin the march toward receiving their diplomas at 7 p.m. in the Mel Todd gymnasium.
Graduates will be provided a limited number of tickets for family members, who will be seated on the main floor of the gym. The public can attend, but there are a limited number of bleacher seats and doors will be closed once the bleachers are full.
On Saturday, June 1, Grandview and Bickleton's graduates will be celebrated.
Grandview estimates 146 graduates will receive diplomas at Rich Leenhouts Stadium. The commencement will begin at 11 a.m. and is open to the public.
Bickleton's 12 graduates will take part in commencement at 3:30 p.m. that evening. The graduation ceremony to be held in the Bickleton High School gymnasium is open to the public.
Sunnyside's class of 2013 will receive their diplomas on Friday, June 7, at Clem Senn Field. The graduation ceremony will begin at 8 p.m.