Graduation 2020

Wayne Allen's graduation photo from Chemainus Secondary School. (Photo submitted)

Brother charged with murder in Vancouver Island teenager’s Ontario death

Jesse James Allen stands accused in the death of Wayne Allen, a 2020 Chemainus Secondary grad

 

A member of the Young Life Prom on Wheels team prepares to crown ADSS Class of 2020 graduate Morgan Schoen as ‘prom queen’ during a drive-by grad party in Port Alberni on Sunday, June 28, 2020. Twenty grads signed up to have the mini-party come to their homes. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)

Prom on Wheels helps Port Alberni grads roll out of final year of high school

Volunteers brought mini prom to any Class of 2020 grads who signed up

 

EDITORIAL: Class of 2020, you survived a surreal year

EDITORIAL: Class of 2020, you survived a surreal year

You earned every day of this final year of your elementary and secondary schooling

  • Jul 1, 2020

 

Sarah Matthews and Amrit Hundal, friends since kindergarten, are hosting the virtual graduation ceremony for Alberni District Secondary School’s 2020 grad class. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

Lifelong friends will MC virtual graduation ceremony for ADSS

Port Alberni’s Amrit Hundal and Sarah Matthews represent Class of 2020

Sarah Matthews and Amrit Hundal, friends since kindergarten, are hosting the virtual graduation ceremony for Alberni District Secondary School’s 2020 grad class. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
VIDEO: Port Alberni’s 2020 graduates celebrate

VIDEO: Port Alberni’s 2020 graduates celebrate

Congratulations to the Class of 2020

VIDEO: Port Alberni’s 2020 graduates celebrate
Anneke Korver is the valedictorian for the 2020 Alberni District Secondary School grad class. (PHOTO COURTESY ALBERNI FILMS)

ADSS valedictorian reflects on ‘difficult’ year

Port Alberni students had their school year interrupted by COVID-19 pandemic

Anneke Korver is the valedictorian for the 2020 Alberni District Secondary School grad class. (PHOTO COURTESY ALBERNI FILMS)
Komal Hayre of Port Alberni has been named a 2020 Beedie Luminary recipient. Hayre received a $40,000 scholarship to go toward her post-secondary degree in Economics at the University of Victoria. (PHOTO COURTESY KOMAL HAYRE)

Port Alberni student earns $40K Beedie Luminaries scholarship

Komal Hayre will study economics at the University of Victoria

Komal Hayre of Port Alberni has been named a 2020 Beedie Luminary recipient. Hayre received a $40,000 scholarship to go toward her post-secondary degree in Economics at the University of Victoria. (PHOTO COURTESY KOMAL HAYRE)
ADSS grads cruise around Harbour Quay on Saturday, June 27. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

PHOTOS: Alberni grads cruise around town

Alberni District Secondary School graduates held a socially-distanced cruise

ADSS grads cruise around Harbour Quay on Saturday, June 27. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
Victoria’s 2020 Graduates - A Time to Celebrate

Victoria’s 2020 Graduates – A Time to Celebrate

Boulevard congratulates the grads of 2020 on reaching this milestone occasion. We…

  • Jun 24, 2020
Victoria’s 2020 Graduates - A Time to Celebrate
Several ADSS students celebrate their graudation in formal attire. Back row: Madi Duncan, Kyle Turgeon, Haley Surrell, Dom Wolf, Conner Alexander. Front row: Komal Hayre, Natalie Knoll and Jessie Norn. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

Prom on wheels brings party to Alberni graduates

June 28 event is second car-related prom event for Port Alberni

Several ADSS students celebrate their graudation in formal attire. Back row: Madi Duncan, Kyle Turgeon, Haley Surrell, Dom Wolf, Conner Alexander. Front row: Komal Hayre, Natalie Knoll and Jessie Norn. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
B.C. residents are encouraged to head outdoors to cheer for the 2020 high school graduates at 8:20 p.m. (Pixabay)

VIDEO: British Columbians invited to cheer at 8:20 p.m. for 2020 high school grads

‘All of us are celebrating your success and your future,’ premier says

B.C. residents are encouraged to head outdoors to cheer for the 2020 high school graduates at 8:20 p.m. (Pixabay)
The 2020 North Island College graduation ceremonies will look different than ever before.

North Island College holding virtual grads this week

The virtual celebration will include a message from Premier John Horgan

  • Jun 16, 2020
The 2020 North Island College graduation ceremonies will look different than ever before.
Graduating students from Seycove Secondary in Deep Cove, North Vancouver, B.C. throw their hats during a physically distanced graduation photo Wednesday, June 3, 2020. Graduating students all over the world are celebrating their grads in different ways due to the COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Canadian Paediatric Society calls on education ministries to allow graduations

Many in-person graduation ceremonies have shifted to a virtual model or been cancelled or postponed

Graduating students from Seycove Secondary in Deep Cove, North Vancouver, B.C. throw their hats during a physically distanced graduation photo Wednesday, June 3, 2020. Graduating students all over the world are celebrating their grads in different ways due to the COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Cami Kepke (right), Allison Kepke (left), Jordan Dortman (centre) celebrate together at Prince Charles Secondary School (Photo: Robert Wisla)
Cami Kepke (right), Allison Kepke (left), Jordan Dortman (centre) celebrate together at Prince Charles Secondary School (Photo: Robert Wisla)