Four Clearwater Secondary students wear gold cords around their necks as they wait the start of the school’s commencement ceremonies on Friday evening, June 23. The cords signify that they were in the top five per cent of students. Pictured are (l-r) Shawn Podbisky, Vanessa McGill, Stacia Panko and Mackenzie Alain.

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About 40 students take part in ceremonies at Clearwater Secondary School on Friday evening, June 23

About 40 students take part in commencement ceremonies at Clearwater Secondary School on Friday evening, June 23.