8th Grade says 'Goodbye' to WMS

Twenty-three eighth graders moved on to their next chapter in their educational careers!


Families listen to Rowan Manchester deliver her valedictorian speech


Twenty-three eighth graders at the Wilbur & McMahon Schools said goodbye to their hometown school Thursday, when they graduated in an outdoor, evening celebration at the school.


The students will be headed off to Porstsmouth and other high schools, and spoke at graduation of their years at Wilbur & McMahon, which runs from pre-kindergarten through the eighth grade. Of the graduates, Valedictorian Rowan Manchester received the School Committee Award, and Rose Manning received the Little Compton Teachers' Award.


Graduates process onto the lawn at the beginning of the ceremony



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