Graduation Speech – Class of 2015
Saint Xavier High School - May 17, 2015
Welcome to this Day and to the meaning behind the dignity of
this ceremony as you join the ranks of Saint Xavier’s alumni.
You have been school leaders at an historical time as we
concluded the celebration of the school’s 150 Anniversary.
Reflect for a moment on that history, on those who have gone
before you, developing the philosophy, programs and facilities
and paving the way for the opportunities you have had and the
experiences we have shared. Soon it will be your responsibility
to ensure a St. X experience for other students and that such
opportunities are there and even better for them.
Then reflect one more time on our theme for the year:
Together, we dream, we believe and we achieve. Those who
walked the halls, took the classes and were part of the teams
and activities before you continued to dream, developing a
vision for what St. X has become and achieving in ways that
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