On Sunday, June 5, 2022, the Class of 2022 joined the ranks of Edmund Burke School alumni.
Held at the University of the District of Columbia's (UDC) recently renovated Theater of the Arts, this year's graduation ceremonies featured seven student speakers, three band performances, and an address from Ty Hobson-Powell, Founder & Director of Policy for Concerned Citizens DC.
At the conclusion of the ceremony, hosted by Dean of Students Alexis Martina, Head of School Damian Jones P'20 and Chair of the Board of Trustees Sharon Davis P'19 awarded diplomas to the 50 members of the graduating class, who will take their talents, tenacity, and compassion to 38 different colleges and universities – both in the United States and abroad, including Canada, China, France, Ireland, and Scotland.
Student Speakers: Jay S. '22, Ingrid G. '22, Leah W. '22, Lena S. '22, Montanna N. '22, Sydni Ming H. '22, and Xiayo D. '22
Student Musicians: Amelia L. '22, Emilia B. G. '22, Gabriel B. '22, Ingrid G. '22, Lena S. '22, Margaret H. '22, Miles T. '22, and Max O. '22
Burke extends sincere thanks to our neighbors at UDC, to Ty Hobson-Powell, and to the hundreds of family and friends who came to celebrate this year's graduates.