Class of 2016 Graduates


More than 300 students comprising the district’s Class of 2016 closed the final chapter in their academic careers during the commencement exercise held on the Junior High School field on the evening of June 24.

Senior class president Jennifer Melfi welcomed guests to the ceremony prior to speeches delivered by salutatorian Lindsey Del Prete and valedictorian Alexander Barrett. Both speakers touched on some of the highlights of their years in West Babylon, including teachers, administrators and peers who made difference in their high school experience. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Yiendhy Farrelly told the audience how proud she was to watch, cheer on and read about all of the Class of 2016’s amazing accomplishments.

For more information on the Class of 2016, look for the summer edition of the district’s newsletter.