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R-6 ready for outdoor commencement

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

leonnah@standard-democrat.com

SIKESTON -- For the first time in 20 years, plans are being finalized for an outdoor graduation ceremony at Sikeston High School.

High School Principal Tom Williams briefed the Sikeston R-6 Board of Education on graduation procedures during its monthly meeting Tuesday. Graduation is set for 7 p.m. May 24 on the football field, making it the first outdoor commencement since the class of 1992.

"For the most part, everything has been set as far as procedures go," Williams told the Board, adding other appropriate people and entities involved that night have been contacted.

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