Oak Lawn Community High School Graduates Class of 2012
447 seniors receive diplomas at commencement exercises held at Saint Xavier University.
Oak Lawn Community High School held its 57th commencement at Saint Xavier University on May 16. Proud parents and grandparents watched 447 seniors clad in Kelly-green graduation gowns march across the stage in the Shannon Center to accept their high school diplomas.
Senior class president Maria Vilarete gave the welcome speech, with valedictorian Amanda Sweis and salutatorian Kevin Rodriguez addressing the Class of 2012.
Accepting their diplomas, the graduates said goodbye to their high school years, eager to start the next chapter of their lives as they embark on college and work.
Photos by Visual Photography.