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Sam Fonder, Rogers Knopik and Jessica O’Dell

Booker High School graduates inspire spectators

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Sam Fonder, Rogers Knopik and Jessica O’Dell

Ryasia Hennessey and Ashley Huff

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Ryasia Hennessey and Ashley Huff

Erinn Lee shows off her decorated cap at the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Erinn Lee shows off her decorated cap at the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Rogers Knopik, Symphony Thompson, Zachary Lutz, Eli Schildkraut, Dominick Turner and Bella Main

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Rogers Knopik, Symphony Thompson, Zachary Lutz, Eli Schildkraut, Dominick Turner and Bella Main

Claudia Martinez and Mariah Reyes

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Claudia Martinez and Mariah Reyes

Connor Jones and Darius McKinon

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Connor Jones and Darius McKinon

Maya Miller and Skylah Mello

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Maya Miller and Skylah Mello

Matthew Friedman, Clayton Garofallo, Luigi Lockhart and Javier Hernandez

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Matthew Friedman, Clayton Garofallo, Luigi Lockhart and Javier Hernandez

Tamiyah Mitchell, Tory Mitchell Jr. (holding Tory Mitchell III and Jaievon Mitchell) and Lisa Mitchell

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Tamiyah Mitchell, Tory Mitchell Jr. (holding Tory Mitchell III and Jaievon Mitchell) and Lisa Mitchell

Bailey Lovesky, Madeline Epstein, Kate Schwab, Lena Coleman, Brady Schwabach and Mckensie Murray

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Bailey Lovesky, Madeline Epstein, Kate Schwab, Lena Coleman, Brady Schwabach and Mckensie Murray

Jacorey Williams, Jamal Benson, Eunique Arnold, JacQuez Belvin and Mari Solomon

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Jacorey Williams, Jamal Benson, Eunique Arnold, JacQuez Belvin and Mari Solomon

Cellexia Foster hugs her friend’s little sisters before the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Cellexia Foster hugs her friend’s little sisters before the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

D’Mitri Harris, Devanti Skinner and Malcolm Cain-Porter

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

D’Mitri Harris, Devanti Skinner and Malcolm Cain-Porter

Carrie Weeks, who recently celebrated her 95th birthday, shows her pride for her great-granddaughter before the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Carrie Weeks, who recently celebrated her 95th birthday, shows her pride for her great-granddaughter before the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

The spirited crowd cheers for graduates during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

The spirited crowd cheers for graduates during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Booker High School graduated 292 seniors on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Booker High School graduated 292 seniors on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Members of the BHS Gospel Choir perform “Can’t Give Up Now” during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Members of the BHS Gospel Choir perform “Can’t Give Up Now” during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Students show off their creativity via their graduation caps during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Students show off their creativity via their graduation caps during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Members of the BHS Gospel Choir perform “Can’t Give Up Now” during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Members of the BHS Gospel Choir perform “Can’t Give Up Now” during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Daquone Tirene gives his speech during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Daquone Tirene gives his speech during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Latoya Oliver, one of the women student speaker Daquone Tirene referred to as part of his support group of many mothers, records his speech during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Latoya Oliver, one of the women student speaker Daquone Tirene referred to as part of his support group of many mothers, records his speech during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

SarahBeth Wheeler performs “Make Them Hear You” during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

SarahBeth Wheeler performs “Make Them Hear You” during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Students show off their creativity via their graduation caps during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Students show off their creativity via their graduation caps during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

VPA Theatre Seniors perform during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

VPA Theatre Seniors perform during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Principal Dr. Rachel Shelley introduces the class of 2017 during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Principal Dr. Rachel Shelley introduces the class of 2017 during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Sarasota County School Board Chairwoman Caroline Zucker embraces a graduate after awarding him his diploma during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Sarasota County School Board Chairwoman Caroline Zucker embraces a graduate after awarding him his diploma during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Sarasota County School Board Chairwoman Caroline Zucker awards a graduate with her diploma during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

Sarasota County School Board Chairwoman Caroline Zucker awards a graduate with her diploma during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

A spectator celebrates the class of 2017 during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

Saturday, Jun. 3, 2017 |

A spectator celebrates the class of 2017 during the Booker High School Graduation on June 3 at Robarts Arena.

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