Class of 2019 Honored During Graduation Ceremony

Members of the class of 2019 crossed the stage in Benjamin Hall for the last time on May 17 at 6:00 p.m. during their commencement ceremony. Diplomas were awarded by Head of Upper School Fletcher Carr, Chief Financial Officer Leslie Downs, and Board of Trustees Chairman Ari Zur.

Valedictorian Robert Rubin and Salutatorian Andrew DeFerrari delivered the evening’s commencement addresses to the audience of faculty, family members and friends. The audience also heard from Student Council President Joshua Greene, Assistant Head for Academics Ken Didsbury and Board of Trustees Chairman Ari Zur.

Best of luck to the Class of 2019 and welcome to the School's newest alumni!


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A premier PK3 - Grade 12 independent, coeducational day school with campuses in North Palm Beach and Palm Beach Gardens. Since 1960, The Benjamin School has provided a challenging college preparatory education to a diverse student body in a structured, nurturing community environment.
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