More Than 5,000 Grads to Accept Diplomas

Poised to receive their diplomas this month are 5,196 local high school seniors in the Long Beach Unified School District.

Poly and Poly Accelerated Academy of Learning (PAAL) have the largest combined graduating class with 926 seniors. Wilson will award 907 diplomas; Lakewood, 811; Millikan, 753; Jordan, 686; Cabrillo, 539; EPHS, 245; CAMS, 145; Renaissance, 71; Avalon, 56; School for Adults, 40; and Reid, 17.

CAMS held its graduation this past Wednesday, June 7. Cabrillo will award diplomas Tuesday, June 13. Jordan and Poly/PAAL will conduct ceremonies on Wednesday, June 14. Avalon, Lakewood, Millikan, Renaissance and Wilson will award diplomas on Thursday, June 15. EPHS conducts graduation on Friday, June 16, and School for Adults conducts its ceremony Wednesday, June 21.

Scheduled to present diplomas are:

Avalon—Board of Education Member Jon Meyer, 4:30 p.m., Avalon Casino; Cabrillo—Board of Education Member Felton Williams, 6 p.m., Veterans Stadium; EPHS—Board of Education Vice President Jim Choura, 1 p.m., Lakewood Auditorium; Jordan—Board of Education Member Mary Stanton, 2 p.m., Veterans Stadium; Lakewood—Board of Education Member Jim Choura, 2 p.m., Veterans Stadium; School for Adults—Board of Education President Suja Lowenthal, 6 p.m., Wilson Auditorium; Millikan—Board of Education Vice President Jim Choura, 7 p.m., Veterans Stadium; Poly/PAAL—Board of Education Member Felton Williams, 7 p.m., Veterans Stadium; Renaissance—Board of Education President Suja Lowenthal, 6 p.m., Long Beach City College Auditorium; Wilson—Superintendent Chris Steinhauser, 5:30 p.m., Stephens’ Field (Wilson Stadium).