Springfield Public Schools graduated 644 students and hosted a staggered ceremonial approach. Gateway High School graduated 39; Springfield High School graduated 292; Academy for Arts and Academics graduated 47; and Thurston High School graduated 266 students. Over the course of two weeks, graduates were called to walk across the stage to receive their diplomas as their guests cheered them on at Springfield High School, Thurston High School and the Wildish Theatre. A video was released with senior speeches and graduation speakers.
Springfield High School Principal Jose da Silva said the class has “shown more resilience . . .