On Wednesday-21-June the Bixby School school in Bogota held its Sixth grade graduation for the Class of 2017. After a quick rain storm earlier in the day, the weather cleared up so that the ceremony could take place outside in the Bixby Courtyard for the second year in the ago. The Student proceeded to take their place in front of Family and Friends with Superintendent Dr. Vincent Varcadipane playing "Friends Forever" on the Guitar.
Then Irvin Aguilera lead the attendees in the Pledge of Allegiance followed by the signing of America The Beautiful. Bixby Principal Damlon Englese then welcomed the audience in celebrating the promotion of the Students as they move on to the next challenges in their Academic Careers. Next Superintendent Dr. Varcadipane addressed the Class of 2017 and congratulated them on their achievements. Members of the Sixth Grade Class, Isabel Martinez, Emely Cabrera, Alina Cueto, and Mia Pimentel talked to their Classmates. They recounted the time when they first entered Bixby, and the first encounter with future Classmate, who then became Friends. After the speeches the Class of 2017 then sang " The Best Day of my Life"
Following the song Principal Englese then presented each Student with their Certificate of Promotion under a Blue and White arc and became graduates of Bixby School for 2017. They sang one more song " The Time of My Life" before walking back through the audience to be greeted by Family and Friends.
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