A class of 16 students graduated from Faith Christian Academy in a commencement ceremony on Saturday.

Michael Averin was the class valedictorian and Olivia Kamwela was the salutatorian.

Former New England Patriots tight end and Clark University Athletic Director Lin Dawson was the keynote speaker.

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The list of graduates included Averin, Kamwela, Timothy Divelbiss, Kaihang Fu, Jonathan Gilbert, Jorell Herrera, Zhihan Huang, Zeyu Lin, JiaHao Liu, Madison Mackin, Eshaa Munder , Justina Robinson, Christian Santiago, Sabrina Velasquez, Mercedes Walker and Lydia Rose Wasvary.