STK - Graduation

Freedom Preparatory Academy

Graduation time/date: 2:30 p.m., May 19

Location: Provo Library 

Number of students: 29

Valedictorian: Spencer Allen

Salutatorian: Him-yu Ethan Chan

Utah County Academy of Sciences

Graduation time/date: 10 a.m., May 20

Location: Grand Ballroom, Utah Valley University

Number of students: 124

Student Speaker: Edward Goebel, senior class president

Class Motto: “You can never cross the ocean until you have courage to lose sight of the shore.” — attributed to Christopher Columbus

Walden School of Liberal Arts

Graduation time/date: 5 p.m., May 20

Location: Conrad Ranch, South Fork in Provo Canyon

Number of students: 29

Valedictorian: Ciara Lisonbee

Salutatorian: Caitlin Ballantyne

Landmark High School

Graduation time/date: 2 p.m., May 23

Location: Spanish Fork Arena

Number of students: 195

Student speakers: Karissa Carter, Lem Searle, Brody Hickman and Caden Collings

Timpview High School

Time/date: 7 p.m., May 23

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 434

Valedictorian: Rachel Cardon

Salutatorians: Taylor Gledhill

Theme: “The only person you’re destined to become is the person you decide to be.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Spanish Fork High School

Graduation time/date: 10 a.m. May 24 

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 344

Valedictorian: Jaden Deveraux

Salutatorians: Beau Bayless and Tate Colton

Class song/motto/theme: "Forever a Don"

Springville High School

Graduation time/date: 2 p.m. May 24 

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 418

Valedictorian: Dylan Park

Salutatorians: Jared Coles and Kevin Hatch

Class song/motto/theme: "What matters is to live in the present, live now, for every moment is now. It is your thoughts and actions of the moment that create your future." —Sai Baba

Maple Mountain High School

Graduation time/date: 6 p.m. May 24 

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 422

Valedictorian: Abigail Taylor

Salutatorians: Emma Hill

Class song/motto/theme: "We are the mountain."

Payson High School

Graduation time/date: 10 a.m. May 25

Location: UCCU Event Center, UVU

Number of students: 379

Valedictorian: Amy Pouliot

Salutatorian: Carson Bateman

Class song/motto/theme: "Graduation is only a concept. In real life, every day you graduate. Graduation is a process that goes on until the last day of your life. If you can grasp that, you'll make a difference." — Arie Pencovici

Dan Peterson School

Time/date: 1 p.m., May 25

Location: Dan Peterson School

Number of students: 12

Class theme: Star Wars

Salem High School

Graduation time/date: 2 p.m. May 25

Location: Salem High School

Number of students: 395

Valedictorian: Alyson Jardine

Salutatorian: Kyla Rogers

Class song: "The World is Ours"

Class quote: "Run like you're born to fly, live like you'll never die, dare what you dare to dream, and everything in between." — David Correy

Alpine Transition and Education Center-East

Time/date: 4 p.m., May 25

Location: Alpine Transition and Education Center East Campus

Number of students: 19

Class Theme: "On top of the world" 

Legacy High School

Time/date: 7 p.m., May 25

Location: Mt. Timpanogos Room of the Summit Center

Honor student: Makenna George

Class quote: "Be bold, be courageous, be your best." — Gabby Gifford

Provo High School

Graduation time/date: 7 p.m. May 25

Location: UCCU Center, UVU

Number of students: 409

Valedictorian: Alan Beukers

Salutatorian: Reece Robertson

Class quote: "Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall." — Confucius

Mountain View High School

Time/date: 9 a.m., May 26

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 430      

Selected speakers: Sarah Larsen, Jacob Holland, Meghan Merrick

Theme: “And so the adventure begins ... "

American Fork 

Time/date: 12:30 p.m., May 27

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 663

Speakers: Erin Garces, Ashland Griffiths, Ashlee McBride, Reagan Willardson

Alpine Transition and Education Center-West

Time/date: 9:30 a.m., May 26

Location: Horizon School gym

Number of students: 14

Class presidency: Brandon Merrill, Sarah Fulcher, Lauren Amdal, Spencer Gorringe

Class song: Alex Boye's cover of "Roar" by Katy Perry

Timpanogos High School

Time/date:12:30 p.m., May 26

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 430

Selected speakers: Levi Martial, McKayla Kreutzkamp, Trevor Monney.

Theme: “Go into the world and do well, but more importantly go into the world and do good.” — Minor Myers Jr.

Westlake

Time/date: 4-5:45 p.m., May 26

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 659

Speakers: Student body president, Hayden Heninger; student body vice president, Kylee Love; student body secretary and service president, Keylee Mckiney; senior class president, Ivy Vance; senior class vice president, Savannah Memmott; senior class secretary, Sydney Triggs; and speakers Steven Burdette, McKenna Franchak and Tylar Hansen 

Graduation theme: “This is not the end.”

Class motto: "No, this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning."

Polaris High School

Time/date: 6 p.m., May 26

Location: Pleasant Grove High School

Class quote: "It always seems impossible until it’s done." — Nelson Mandela

Independence High School

Time/date: 7 p.m., May 26

Location: Provo High School auditorium

Number of students: 100

Theme: “We are not defined by what happens to us, we are defined by our choices and decisions.” — Elizabeth Smart

Merit College Preparatory Academy

Graduation time/date: 4 p.m. May 26

Location: Merit Academy

Number of students: 55

Valedictorian: Janaya Young

Salutatorian: Brinler Tanner

Rockwell Charter School

Time/date: 6-7:30 p.m., May 26

Thanksgiving Point Show Barn, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi

Number of students: 130

Student speakers: Salutatorian Matthew Ackerman, Senior Class President Maddie Graham

Graduation theme: “When tempest tossed, embrace chaos” — Dean Koondt

Class quote: “When tempest tossed, embrace chaos” – Dean Koondt

Orem High School

Time/date: 7:30 p.m., May 26

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 382

Selected speakers: Eliza Clarke and Tyler Dial

Theme: “Some legacies known, some go untold, let’s leave our legacy sealed in GOLD.”

Lehi High School

Time/date: 9-10:30 a.m., May 27

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 736

Student speakers: senior class president, Ingram Beck; Tyler Bishop; Sharee Leany

Graduation theme: “We Made It”

Class motto: “It Always Seems Impossible until It’s Done”

Pioneer High School for the Performing Arts

Graduation time/date: 10 a.m., May 27

Location: American Fork Outdoor Amphitheatre, American Fork

Number of Students: 51

Valedictorians: Nicole Jewell and Emily Shaw

Salutatorians: Justin Painter and Abigyle Palmer

Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy

Graduation time/date: 1 p.m., May 27

Location: Alpine Tabernacle, American Fork

Number of Students: 93

Valedictorian: Katie Clark

Salutatorian: Emma Gustafson.

Class Motto: Always Truth, Honor, and Virtue

American Heritage School

Graduation time/date: 4 p.m., May 27

Location: American Heritage School

Number of Students: 40

Valedictorian: Joshua Crockett

Salutatorians: Joshua Blair, Amber Sessions

School Theme: “’Put on the whole armor of God…for we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places’… (Ephesians 6:11-12) but behold, ‘fear not: for they that be with us are more than they that be with them’ (2 Kings 6:16). ‘The house of the righteous shall stand’ (Proverbs 12:7).”

Lone Peak 

Time/date: 4-5:45 p.m., May 27

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Student speakers: Salutatorian, Bailey Tibbett; valedictorian, Benjamin Brodie; student body president, Bailey Frampton; senior class president, Caden Lundquist; senior class vice president, Stephanie Flockiger; and Emily Henry, Parker Mecham and Nick Thomas

Graduation theme: “Become One”

Class motto: "Become One"

Pleasant Grove High School

Time/date: 7:30 p.m., May 27

Location: UCCU Events Center, UVU

Number of students: 629

Selected speakers: Tanner Nelson, Courtney Crossley, Ethan Hollis, Alice Pack and Colin Gubler

Theme: “Once a Viking, always a Viking."

Summit High School

Time/date: 7:30 p.m., May 27

Location: Grand Ballroom at Utah Valley University

Number of students: 49

Class song: "Humble and Kind" — Tim McGraw

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