South Colonie Soars to New Heights: Celebrating the Graduates of the Class of 2023

Student waves to family member at graduation.
South Colonie celebrates Class of 2023 at MVP Arena on Friday, June 23.

The Colonie Central High School Class of 2023 celebrated graduation 69th Commencement Exercise on Friday, June 23 at the MVP Arena

superintendent speaks at graduation
Superintendent of Schools Dr. David Perry addresses CCHS Class of 2023 graduates.

“It was a truly memorable day,” said Dr. David Perry, Superintendent of Schools. “I am filled with immense pride and admiration for our incredible graduates. Their determination, resilience, and commitment have brought them to this significant milestone. It was truly a joyous occasion. I extend my heartfelt congratulations to each and every graduate, and I am confident that they will go on to achieve great things in their future endeavors and may their journey be filled with success, happiness, and a continued pursuit of excellence.”

Traditional commencement ceremony elements continued this year including the national anthem, alma mater, a welcome message to students, Hall of Fame Class of 2023 member induction, and of course the awarding of diplomas.

The full event was live-streamed. View the video below. 

View photos from the day here.