Class of 2017 graduates at Farmington High School

Commencement ceremony takes place at Ricketts Park

Farmington Daily Times
Lyla Denny, left, Kayla Joe, Shinasha Barber and Ashley Kihega take photos Tuesday before the start of Farmington High School's graduation ceremony at Ricketts Park in Farmington.

FARMINGTON — A class of 242 seniors received their diplomas tonight when they took part in commencement exercises for Farmington High School at Ricketts Park. Student body Vice President Ashlynn Smith welcomed the crowd and introduced the guests on stage, according to an early copy of the program provided to The Daily Times. Valedictorian Breckan Campbell and Salutatorian Caleb Lybrook also addressed the crowd. Class President Rebekah Gamboa led the seniors in the ring and tassel ceremony.

Kody Becenti, center, checks his graduation gown inside the Farmington Recreation Center Tuesday before the start of the ceremony at Rickets Park.