High School Equivalency grads celebrate at SJC

Farmington Daily Times
Amber Laux celebrates after receiving her diploma Thursday during the HSE Graduation ceremony at San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Center in Farmington.

The San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Center was full of family and friends eager to celebrate students who earned their high school equivalency certificates.

About 150 students were honored Thursday evening during the San Juan College High School Equivalency ceremony.

Graduates wait for the start of their HSE graduation ceremony Thursday at San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Center in Farmington.

The ceremony was held for students who completed the HiSet exam or GED exam to earn their New Mexico High School Equivalency Certificate.

The Student Marshall was graduate Young Eaglefeather, graduate Damon Maudsley welcomed the crowd and graduate Albert Montoya delivered the student address.

HSE graduate Damon Maudsley gives the welcome address Thursday during the HSE Graduation ceremony at San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Center in Farmington.
Graduates applaud as they enter the Henderson Fine Arts Center Thursday for their HSE Graduation ceremony at San Juan College in Farmington.
Honor graduates stand to be recognized Thursday during the HSE Graduation ceremony at San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Center in Farmington.
Graduates line up to receive their diplomas Thursday during the HSE Graduation ceremony at San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Center in Farmington.
Graduates prepare for their HSE graduation ceremony Thursday at San Juan College in Farmington.