ELMSFORD, N.Y. – Inside the Westchester Broadway Theater, Elmsford High School seniors celebrated a milestone and closed one more chapter in their lives.
Dozens of friends, family and classmates crowded the seats in the dimly lit auditorium Wednesday evening to watch members of the Class of 2012 accept their diplomas. Board of Education President Matthew Evans told the 74 graduating students that change was inevitable and challenged them to make a difference as they leave the Alexander Hamilton High School hallways.
“Do not settle for mediocrity,” he said. “Every single ...