Solanco High School presented diplomas to 259 students Thursday.
Meet two of the graduations who celebrated their success.
Name: Emily Zook.
Biggest lesson learned: Never underestimate the power of a compliment, or a kind word, or a greeting.
What’s next: I will attend West Chester University and major in music therapy.
What you’ll miss most: Seeing all of my friends in school.
What you’ll miss least: Negativity, people putting down others.
Teacher who had the biggest impact on you: My music teacher Erin Brubaker. She taught me to do my best, and go beyond my comfort zone.
Name: Faith Reimold.
Hometown: Peach Bottom.
Biggest lesson learned: Do not worry about what others think of you. Do what you believe is right.
What’s next: Currently a Career and Technology Center student taking cosmetology, and after high school I will get a job in a salon, and will eventually operate a salon out of my home.
What you’ll miss most: Is a safety net for me. I will no longer have school to fall back on. It’s time now to do my own thing.
What you’ll miss least: I won't miss the drama, and how certain people act.
Teacher who had the biggest impact on you: Guidance counselor Lindsay Capoferri. There was a time when I had to attend cyber school because of medical reasons. Mrs. Capoferri was always there for me and was constantly helping me.