Kirtland Central High School grads honored in Bill Slade Stadium

Joshua Kellogg
Farmington Daily Times

KIRTLAND — About 146 graduates from Kirtland Central High School celebrated commencement during a commencement ceremony on May 25 at Bill Slade Stadium.

Sydney Chapman, Lydia Dennis, Gabrielle Lee, Bella Muriel And Crimson West sang the National Anthem. 

Crimson West led a moment of silence and introduced the platform guests.

Kristen Etsitty, Vanessa Gonzales, and Analisha Toledo each welcomed the crowd in English, Spanish and Navajo languages.

Valedictorian Gabrielle Lee and Salutatorian Lakyla Yazzie each addressed the crowd. Student Body President Joshua Carlston and Class President Layland Joe also addressed the crowd.

Katelynn Anstey and Terrel Lee led the ring and tassel ceremony.

Kirtland Central High School Senior Class President Layland Joe shares some of his classes' accomplishments during the May 25 commencement ceremony at Bill Slade Stadium.
The Kirtland Central High School Honor Guard perform the Presentation of Colors during the May 25 commencement ceremony at Bill Slade Stadium.
Kirtland Central High School Valedictorian Gabrielle Lee addresses the crowd during the May 25 commencement ceremony at Bill Slade Stadium.