PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman High School graduation

Saturday, May 30, 2009 | 10:01 p.m. CDT; updated 12:23 a.m. CDT, Sunday, May 31, 2009
Hickman High School graduates toss around a beach ball during commencement. The beach balls kept being confiscated and then reappearing throughout the ceremony.

COLUMBIA — More than 600 students graduated from Hickman High School on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.

Raysha Sally delivers her commencement address to the class of 2009. Saturday’s commencement was the school’s 113th in its history.
Ziggy Woldeghebriel throws confetti on her newly graduated son, Amann, after Hickman High School’s commencement on Saturday.
Steven Tufts holds nephew Ethan Abadi, who wears Tufts’ mortarboard. Four children from the Tufts family have graduated from Hickman High School, with one more to go.
Brothers Chavis and Chadrick Butler celebrate their graduation from Hickman High School with their mother, Cynthia Simmons, left, and Monique Prince. The twins were two of more than 600 students to graduate at Saturday’s ceremony.

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