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Fargo Public Schools 2017 Graduation Ceremonies

Following is a list of 2017 graduation ceremonies for the Fargo Public School District. It is expected that more than 800 students will participate in this year’s graduation ceremonies.

 

Thursday, May 25 at 7:00 p.m.

Fargo Adult Education Center
Gymnasium #2, Agassiz Building, 1305 South 9th Avenue, Fargo
Keynote speaker is Adam Martin, founder of the F5 Project.
Student speakers are Min Zhang and Samantha Mason.
Special music by Lori Messall, Fargo Public Schools music teacher, and Connie Gonser, former GED instructor.
70 students are eligible to receive their General Equivalency Diplomas at the ceremony.

 

Friday, June 2 at 7:00 p.m.

Woodrow Wilson High School
Gymnasium #2, Agassiz Building, 1305 South 9th Avenue, Fargo
Presentation of Colors by the Vietnam Veterans of America, Northern Warriors Chapter #941
Keynote Speaker is Kiana Majidian, former Woodrow graduate (2011) and current member of Vision Bank team.
Master of Ceremonies is Savannah Abrahamson, a 2014 Woodrow graduate.
38 graduates are expected to participate in the ceremony.

 

Sunday, June 4 – All at the FargoDome, 19th Avenue North and University Drive, Fargo

These three graduation ceremonies will each be broadcast live on the Fargo Public Schools You Tube channel, accessible through the following link: FPS YouTube Live Events or through each high school’s home page on the District website (links listed individually below, which will become active at the appropriate time). Presentation of Colors by the Fargo Public Schools AFJROTC ND Unit #20061 at all three ceremonies.

South High School at 12:00 p.m. www.fargo.k12.nd.us/South

Student Speakers are: Margrit Johannesson (Presider), John Kennedy (Welcome), Mona Abdelrahman and Cees Postema (Commencement Address), and Natalie Schalow (Closing).
Musical performance of Pomp and Circumstance by the South High Band under the direction of Sebastian Tackling, and Star Spangled Banner and Earth Song by the South Concert Choir under the direction of Sara Lichtblau.
209 graduates are expected to participate in the ceremony.

Davies High School at 3:00 p.m. www.fargo.k12.nd.us/Davies

Presiding speaker is senior Sara Danielson, and student speakers are seniors Samuel Sharpe, Nyimeyayo (Favor) Chujor, and Cory Duffield.
Musical performances by the Davies Concert Choir and Vivace Show Choir under the direction of Casey Behm and by the Davies High School Band under the direction of Darcy Brandenburg.
269 graduates are expected to participate in the ceremony.

North High School at 6:00 p.m. www.fargo.k12.nd.us/North

Nation Anthem sung by senior Sophia Sondreal.
Welcome and Closing address by senior Riley Dubord; Student speakers are seniors Kayla Zopfi and Molly Anderson.
Musical performances by the North High Band under the direction of Kelsey Dragosavich and by the North High Concert Choir under the direction of Shelley Zietz.
220 graduates are expected to participate in the ceremony.