Goddard High School graduates ready for commencement ceremonies at the Wool Bowl, Friday evening. Mark Wilson Photo
Goddard High School students moved on to new and exciting possibilities Friday at the Wool Bowl, where the Class of 2012 graduated during the school’s 47th annual convocation. The school presented diplomas to 180 graduates, a New Mexico Centennial class that included 21 high honor graduates and 39 honor graduates.
Cheyenne Niece, the school’s senior class president, welcomed graduates to what she termed a bittersweet moment, one where everything they had known in the past four years was about to change.
“When you think about everything that we have conquered, I have no doubt in my mind that we are ready,” Niece said. “We conquered countless nights of no sleep because we waited until that last minute to do that major assignment. …
“We have conquered Goddard, and ultimately, we conquered Roswell. While it is true that we have conquered a lot, it is the memories we have made while achieving Login to read more