Graduation 2020

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Summerland school to present video of graduation ceremonies

110 Grade 12 students to receive high school diplomas over three days

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North Okanagan grads leave their mark in 2020

North Okanagan grads leave their mark in 2020

Old tradition of spray painting Cop Hill revived as traditional graduation ceremony curbed by COVID

North Okanagan grads leave their mark in 2020
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)
Enderby’s Starlight Drive-In had hoped to help a number of Okanagan-Shuswap secondary schools as the host venue for special graduation ceremonies. But a change in the number of cars allowed on-site has resulted in the facility cancelling those plans. (Starlight photo)

Ruling change scuttles Okanagan-Shuswap grad plans

Number of secondary schools had planned to use Enderby’s Starlight Drive-In venue for ceremonies

Enderby’s Starlight Drive-In had hoped to help a number of Okanagan-Shuswap secondary schools as the host venue for special graduation ceremonies. But a change in the number of cars allowed on-site has resulted in the facility cancelling those plans. (Starlight photo)
Summerland Secondary School students prepare to receive their diplomas in this June, 2017 photo. Students who have graduated from high school within the past five years may be eligible for bursaries from the Community Foundation of the South Okanagan Similkameen. (Black Press file photo)

Community Foundation of South Okanagan Similkameen provides 10 bursaries

Financial aid available to those who have graduated in region within past five years

Summerland Secondary School students prepare to receive their diplomas in this June, 2017 photo. Students who have graduated from high school within the past five years may be eligible for bursaries from the Community Foundation of the South Okanagan Similkameen. (Black Press file photo)
Olivia Busenius (left) and Jessica Coyle practise physical distancing while partaking in a graduation photo as part of the Grad2020 photo shoot project. ANGELA BUSENIUS

Picture this: Grad2020 project snaps Kamloops students in their best attire

Graduates impacted by cancelled ceremonies can email a request to organize a photo shoot

  • May 13, 2020
Olivia Busenius (left) and Jessica Coyle practise physical distancing while partaking in a graduation photo as part of the Grad2020 photo shoot project. ANGELA BUSENIUS
Student wins $100,000 scholarship for electric longboard design

Student wins $100,000 scholarship for electric longboard design

Ethan Lodermeier was one of 100 winners of the Schulich Leadership Scholarship

Student wins $100,000 scholarship for electric longboard design