The 130 graduates, all wearing their yellow and green cap and gowns, received their diplomas from Principal Jamie Soltis on the field of Highlander Stadium. The ceremony began at 9 a.m. and guests were encouraged to arrive early to avoid potential parking problems.
Like many parents, Nouthine Sublett could not contain her excitement when she saw her child receive his diploma.
“There aren’t any words to describe just how proud I am of my son David,” she said. “This is certainly a day that the entire family will remember for the rest of our lives.”
All 17-year-old Madilyn Wheeler could think about on graduation day was “just how fast high school came and went.”
“I will miss all of the friendships I have made at Glenvar, as well as all of the wonderful teachers that I had. Principal Soltis is about as good as it gets in my book,” Wheeler said. “I plan to attend the University of Virginia next year. No matter where I go in life, Glenvar will always be a…