Elsberry, Mo. - Fifty students from Elsberry High School walked across the stage in the Clark Cox Gymnasium to receive their diplomas from Michael Boedker, principal and the Elsberry R-2 Board of Education.
Tori Towery, high school counselor, gave academic honors and military recognition. Graduating as valedictorian of the Class of 2021 was Brooke Gray, with Liberty Killian following as salutatorian. Rounding out the top 10 were Macy Barber, Morgan Jones, Kylie Kinsler, Kennedi Barber, Madison Leckbee, Brystal Jones, Veronica Whiteside, and Caylyn Dowell.
Those entering the United States military are Donevan Brewer, Jeffery Gann, Tynesha Henderson, and Julian Rios.
Giving the class address was Madison Leckbee.
Members of the Class of 2021 were: Kennedi Barber, Macy Barber, Raul Barragan, Hunter Brandt, Donevan Brewer, Savanah Burbridge, Madeline Burke, Maranda Burke, Jakiya Caldwell, Christian Conrad, Caylyn Dowell, Daniel Fornachon, Brodie Freeborn, Jeffery Gann, Brooke Gray, Melody Hall, Paige Harper, Cynthia Harris, Chris Hatcher, Tynesha Henderson, Tyra Henderson, Brady Hubbard, Jada Irving, Brystal Jones, Morgan Jones, Liberty Killian, Cameron Kinealy, Brylie King, Kylie Kinsler, Kate Koch, Mara Lammert, Madison Leckbee, Justin Leslie, Alex LoGrasso, Serin Manuel, Vivian Marx, Sydney Nelson, Julian Rios, Santiago Rios, Adrianne Ryan, Cain Sadler, Kylie Smith, Abbi Talbot, Kaitlin Tapley, Kaylynn Todd, Zachary Tow, Veronica Whiteside, Joe Winters, Jacob Wolanski, and Dorian Zumwalt.