The senior high school students marched their way into the Davao Christian High School Auditorium as the first SHS graduates of the K-12 program last May 27, 2018.
The elementary graduates, parents, and board of trustees marched along as well as part of the processional.
Pastor Mark Yap lead the opening prayer and Ms. Denise Badayos conducted the singing of the national anthem and school song.
To welcome everyone in the ceremony, Euleces Benedict Dela Victoria (With Highest Honors - Grade 6 English Department) and Celine Cassandra Duy (With Honors - Grade 6 Chinese Department) gave their words of gratitude.
The presentation of candidates for graduation was then followed right after led by Mr. Brian Lopez (Elementary Chinese), Mrs. Elizabeth Pasaje (Elementary English) and confirmed by Ptr. Arthur Brian Yap.
The guest speaker, Ms. Jona Gacal, gave the commencement address.
The elementary academic excellence awards were then presented to the awardees followed by the giving of the English and Chinese diplomas.
The elementary graduates rendered their English and Chinese graduation songs right after.
Ms. Franelli Pableo presented the high school candidates for graduation and was confirmed once again by Ptr. Yap.
The high school graduates were then given their academic excellence, special and loyalty awards as well as their diplomas.
John Anthony Liu (With Highest Honors) delivered his valedictory address in behalf of the high school graduates.
To end the ceremony, the high school graduates sang their graduation song and pledged their loyalty to the DCHS Alumni Association.
Pictures of the awarding can be found at our Facebook Page.