Santa Lucia Middle School graduated 51 eighth-graders Thursday, May 31.
Janelle Bohey and Xue DiMaggio gave addresses. Max Basile led the Pledge of Allegiance. School district trustees Del Clegg Jr. and Dianne Brooke presented diplomas.
At right, retiring teacher Mark Kniffen helps Angel Gonzalez, 14, with donning his graduation garb. At far right, Ellie Magnuson, Ashley Martinez and Madison May pose for a photo.
The 2012 middle school graduates are: Jose H. Abitia, Rebecca A. Adams, Asher Armstrong, Massimo O. Basile, Taye S. Bernritter, Ana B. Bibiano, Janelle A. Bohey, Diana L. Cisneros, Bailey R. Clarke, Manuel De Jesus, Xue L. DiMaggio, Daniel D. Dominguez, Jacob J. Drew, Gerardo Z. Garcia, Miguel Garcia, Adrian Gonzalez, Angel S. Gonzalez, Arturo Gonzalez, Camila C. Hernandez, Uriel A. Hernandez, Cade M. Hollingsead, Rachael A. Jennings, Reagan C. Kniffen, Jose A. Licona, Samuel K. Light, Miguel A. Lizaola, Elizabeth A. Magnuson, Ashlely E. Martinez, Madison L. May, Alan J. Mendez, Priscilla Mendoza, Leticia Mercado, Max Alexis Mireles, Alex Myers, Kulia K. Neves, Rima P. Panchal, Jaritzia Pulido, Roberto Quintero, Johanna Rego, Alberto M. Rodriguez, Alejandra Segovia, Hallie R. Smith, Lane R. Sutherland, Rebeca N. Tavera, Jacob A. Taylor, Liam Alex Taylor, Paulina M. Torres, Octavio D. Villalvazo, James W. Welch, Emily J. White and Jacob C. Wright.