The Ranger (beta)

Fremont County's Daily Newspaper

News of Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming, from the Ranger's award winning journalists.

Ranger Login

Graduation ceremonies happening this month

May 6, 2012 - By Christina George, Staff Writer

This month thousands of students countywide will walk across a stage and be handed a high school diploma or college degree.

Central Wyoming College will kick off the graduation season with the annual pinning of nursing school graduates. The ceremony will be from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, May 10, at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theatre.

The college's commencement will be the following evening, May 11, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. The graduation, which will also be at the arts center theater, will be broadcast live on the Riverton/Lander cable channel 5.

On Saturday, May 12, Wyoming Catholic College will hold its commencement at the Sinks Canyon Center in Lander, beginning at 10:30 a.m. The public is also invited to a noon luncheon following ceremony.

There will be three graduations on Friday, May 18, beginning with Wind River Tribal College's annual event at 1 p.m. The ceremony will be at the tech center at Wyoming Indian High School in Ethete.

Arapaho Charter High School will have its commencement at 2 p.m. at the old gymnasium at Arapahoe School.

Also on May 18, Pathfinder High School seniors will graduate at 6 p.m. at the school in Lander.

Lander, Shoshoni, Wyoming Indian and St. Stephen's Indian School will have their graduations on Sunday, May 20.

The ceremonies will begin at 2 p.m. at the respective schools with the exception of St. Stephen's, which will have its graduation at 6 p.m.

Fort Washakie Charter High School seniors will graduate on Saturday, May 26. The event will follow the eighth-grade promotion, which is at 1 p.m. at the school.

Dubois, Riverton and Wind River will have ceremonies on Sunday, May 27.

Riverton will begin at 1 p.m., Dubois at 1:30 p.m. and Wind River at 4 p.m.