Commencement 2022

The Florida School and the Deaf and the Blind will hold two commencement ceremonies this year for the graduating classes of 2022. The Blind High School graduation will be held on Thursday, May 26 at 12 p.m. The Deaf High School graduation will be held the following day on Friday, May 27 at 11 a.m.

The ceremony will be livestreamed so that additional family members and friends can have the opportunity to join in the celebration. Please scroll down to view livestream videos, program books and photos of our seniors.

 
 

Blind High School Livestream

Deaf High School Livestream

 

Blind High School Class of 2022

Class Colors

Red & Gold

Class Flower

Belladonna (Deadly Nightshade)

Class Song

"Have It All" by Jason Mraz

Class Motto

"Driven through chaos, on the path to success."

Valedictorian

Natalie Cruz

Co-Salutatorians

John Alexander Montes & Dejonae Daveigh Sophina Levers

Reina Michele Allen

Reina Michele Allen

Sunrise

Jesse James Brown

Jesse James Brown

Lake City

Laura Elizabeth Dignin

Laura Elizabeth Dignin

Riverview

Alejandro Gironas

Alejandro Gironas

Crestview

John Alexander Montes

John Alexander Montes

St. Cloud

Tristin Calob Vera

Tristin Calob Vera

Hastings

Andrew Michael Ard

Andrew Michael Ard

Jacksonville

Autumn Michelle Burcker

Autumn Michelle Burcker

Lake City

Theotis Leon Durden, Jr.

Theotis Leon Durden, Jr.

St. Augustine

Dejonae Daveigh Sophina Levers

Dejonae Daveigh Sophina Levers

Ft. Lauderdale

Amiah Brooke Richardson

Amiah Brooke Richardson

Orlando

Yanira Baez Gonzalez

Yanira Baez Gonzalez

Jacksonville

Amber Rajanae' Cain

Amber Rajanae' Cain

Jacksonville

Juan Esteban Garcia, Jr.

Juan Esteban Garcia, Jr.

Eustis

Aaliyah Faith Rain McKneely

Aaliyah Faith Rain McKneely

Fernandina Beach

Sabrina Alicia Rodriguez-Aleman

Sabrina Alicia Rodriguez-Aleman

Homestead

Yanissa Baez Gonzalez

Yanissa Baez Gonzalez

Jacksonville

Natalie Cruz

Natalie Cruz

Port St. John

Jose Yassir Giron Reyes

Jose Yassir Giron Reyes

Miami

Elijah Henry Mehrkens

Elijah Henry Mehrkens

Jacksonville

Victoria Esperanza Tena

Victoria Esperanza Tena

Silver Springs

 

Deaf High School Class of 2022

Class Colors

Black & Gold

Class Flower

Bidens Alba

Class Song

"Whenever You Remember" by Carrie Underwood

Class Motto

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” Eleanor Roosevelt

Valedictorian

Ambria Lrae 

Co-Salutatorians

Jamie Marden Antal & Luca-Bella Bonanno-White

Jamie Marden Antal

Jamie Marden Antal

St. Augustine

Mika Joelle Bremke

Mika Joelle Bremke

Boca Raton

Cassidy Lian Dainty

Cassidy Lian Dainty

New Port Richey

Elsie Violet Essex

Elsie Violet Essex

St. Augustine

Marcus Noah Guillou

Marcus Noah Guillou

Miami

Anna Rose Lobascio

Anna Rose Lobascio

Palm Coast

Jordan D'Shawn McLarty Fletcher

Jordan D'Shawn McLarty Fletcher

Palm Coast

Kiarimar Joan Muniz Rivera

Kiarimar Joan Muniz Rivera

Palm Coast

Amanda Nicole Reece

Amanda Nicole Reece

Deland

Autumn Yazhu Walker

Autumn Yazhu Walker

Ponte Vedra

Via Pascale Barthelemy

Via Pascale Barthelemy

Ft. Pierce

Olivia Nicole Brown

Olivia Nicole Brown

Miami

Dylan James Davis

Dylan James Davis

Boynton Beach

Jose Galvan-Aguirre

Jose Galvan-Aguirre

Immokalee

Armani Tawayne Haughton

Armani Tawayne Haughton

Coral Springs

Luis Miguel Lopez Martinez

Luis Miguel Lopez Martinez

Immokalee

Luis Manuel Merced, Jr.

Luis Manuel Merced, Jr.

Kissimmee

Willie Gene Noble, Jr.

Willie Gene Noble, Jr.

Jacksonville

Javin Grant Smereczynsky

Javin Grant Smereczynsky

St. Petersburg

Jordan Antonio Williams

Jordan Antonio Williams

Jacksonville

Javon Jayme Bergman

Javon Jayme Bergman

Deland

Koby Axel Burcham

Koby Axel Burcham

Palm Coast

Cayto Dontreal Dulcio

Cayto Dontreal Dulcio

Miami Gardens

Jeremy Garay Felix

Jeremy Garay Felix

Jacksonville

Logan Christopher Helmer

Logan Christopher Helmer

Jacksonville

Darith Josue Lopez Vallejos

Darith Josue Lopez Vallejos

West Palm Beach

Nikayla Sulay Merced

Nikayla Sulay Merced

Kissimmee

Andre Van-Roy Pellicer

Andre Van-Roy Pellicer

St. Augustine

Skylar Hope Thomas

Skylar Hope Thomas

Jacksonville

Zaniesha Karren Williams

Zaniesha Karren Williams

Ft. Lauderdale

Luca-Bella Bonanno-White

Luca-Bella Bonanno-White

Spring Hill

Justin Anthony Cabrera

Justin Anthony Cabrera

Kendall

Jacob Alexander Ellis

Jacob Alexander Ellis

Satsuma

Ambria Lrae Grady

Ambria Lrae Grady

Florahome

Ja'lyn Winifred Johnson

Ja'lyn Winifred Johnson

Jacksonville

Chance Justin Maguire

Chance Justin Maguire

Citrus Springs

Soranlli Prisila Morales-Salazar

Soranlli Prisila Morales-Salazar

Cheifland

Daniel Alexey Pletenets

Daniel Alexey Pletenets

Jacksonville

Robert Valle Gomez, Jr.

Robert Valle Gomez, Jr.

Pompano Beach

Aiyana Sha'Ronta Wright

Aiyana Sha'Ronta Wright

Jacksonville