Mid-Del graduations set for Saturday
By Jeff Harrison
Mid-Del Schools will celebrate its high school graduates Saturday with senior commencement ceremonies at Jim Norick Arena – State Fair Park in Oklahoma City.
All three high schools will have separate ceremonies. Carl Albert will have the first ceremony at 10 a.m. followed by Del City at 2 p.m. and Midwest City at 6 p.m.
Superintendent Rick Cobb will speak at all three graduations. Members of the board of education will present the students with their diplomas.
Valedictorians from each school will deliver the commencement address. Carl Albert’s commencement address will be given by Maya Joseph, Holly Ford and Hanna Cole. For Del City, Jaylon Wiley, Jayda Massillon and Shane Jordan will deliver the address. And Midwest City’s top valedictorian Brooklyn Danielle Lewis will deliver her school’s commencement address.
The school district has more than 800 seniors this spring. Midwest City has the largest graduating class with 282 students followed by Del City with 274 and Carl Albert with 257.
Valedictorians for each of the schools include:
Carl Albert: Maya Joseph, Holly Ford, Hanna Cole, Denay Pendleton, Elijah Steele, Katelyn Enterline, Peter Sutterfield, Grace Gregory, Joshua Robinson, Abigail Snooks, Kinley Wilkins, MatthewKing, Victoria Mott, Brooklyn Hawkins, McKenna Barnard, Dylon Flores, Shravni Samantaray, Amelia Brittingham, Jocelyn Harjo, Brian Lam, Tori Stolz, Ariana Diaz, Madison Stuart, Taylor Charron, Janelle Lynch, Ryan Ray, Olivia Trotter, Emily Boyer, Dylan Garcia, Richard Schreiber, Kennedy Cofer, Katarina Wagner, Kamryn Zuniga, Brendan Farley, Grant Gober, Aamori Gilbert, Ian Hamilton, Kebryana Thomas, SavannahWallace, Marissa Frolich, Jesus Marquez, Keegan McLaughlin, Tamia Richardson, Reed DeQuasie, Brodie Hinson, Raylyn Sherman, Connor Wood, Megan Coyle, Caden Goudeau, Bellamy Marks, Alexa Otley, Kaydnce Stuck
Del City: Trinity Bibb, Kylee Brown, Aniyah Carter, Jada Christy, Dajuan Hawkins, Jr., Reagan Jaime, Shane Jordan, Alisha Kennicutt, Jayda Massillon, Makayla McGhee, Gideon Okutu, Kadence Risinger, Christabel Sam, Kiersten Thomas, Dustin Tooker, Alexis Wartchow, Jaylon Wiley
Midwest City: Eric Frank Alvarez, Grace Shantale Ball, Jya Princess Barksdale, Luke Bowen DeHart, Samuel Guadalupe Filippo, Riley Sue Friesen, Katie Brianna Hartley, Logan Austen Harvey, DeAngelo Lonell’ Irvin, Jr., Ciena Michelle Jennings, Aja Leigh Jordan, Timothy King Kennedy, Hannah Elizabeth Lange, Brooklyn Danielle Lewis, LaTasha Michelle Mitchell, Johnny Robert Northrip, Kiera Saniya