IN PICTURES: 79 students graduate from Renaissance High School for the Arts

Renaissance High School for the Arts held its graduation ceremony Tuesday at the campus.

A total of 79 students from the Class of 2021 walked the stage to collect diplomas, and five valedictorians were honored: Azure Burks, Katrina Doyle-Jacobson, Arantxa Guerrero, Fernanda Nicole Valdivia and Hannah Wells.

Another 22 seniors graduated with high honors, meaning they earned a 3.50-3.99 GPA.

The school offered various awards to their highest achieving students.

Renaissance High School for the Arts graduates lines up before the Commencement ceremony at the school in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Nasir Ross adjusts his cap before marching out at the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

A graduate exits the building as she marches out into the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Graduates do a Senior Tribute performance at the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

A graduate switches his tassel to the other side of his cap at the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Two graduates embrace after the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Anthony Garcia gets help from Hailey Carpio with his graduation cap before the start of the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Graduates walk through the school before the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Natalie Carrera takes a photo of her fellow graduates before the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Graduates gather before the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

School board member Dr. Juan Benitez does a Facebook live as he introduces the Class of 2021 at Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Fernanda Valdivia holds back tears during her Valedictorian speech at Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Dani Gonsales reacts after receiving her diploma at Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Saylyrr Toilolo reacts after receiving her diploma at Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Graduation caps are decorated at the Renaissance High School for the Arts graduation in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

Dyani Kidd reacts as she celebrates with her fellow graduates at Renaissance High School for the Arts in Long Beach Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Photo by Thomas R. Cordova.

 

 

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