The members of the Hampton Bays Class of 2021 received their diplomas at a traditional commencement ceremony on June 26 under a tent on the high school’s athletic field.

Several speakers took the podium during the ceremony to congratulate the class and offer advice for the future, including Superintendent of Schools Lars Clemensen. Also addressing the graduates were Class of 2021 valedictorian Tara Lauther and salutatorian Katerina Reich. The pair reflected on their years in the school district and wished their classmates well.