Class 2023 hat toss

A group of Sioux Center High School graduates throw their mortarboards into the air outside of Dordt University’s B.J. Haan Auditorium after the Sioux Center High School graduation ceremony on Sunday.

SIOUX CENTERSioux Center High School graduated 105 seniors on Sunday, May 22, at B.J. Haan Auditorium. Here is a selection of photos from that day.

Victoria Franken graduation speech

Sioux Center High School senior class president Victoria Franken gives a student address during Sunday’s graduation ceremony at Dordt University. She urged her classmates to consider how they want to be remembered as they move on to whatever is next in their lives.

Connor Bohnenkamp graduation

Sioux Center High School Connor Bohnenkamp shows his diploma as he steps off the stage at Dordt University’s B.J. Haan Auditorium during Sunday’s graduation ceremony. He was one of 105 graduates.

Taya Gesink graduation

Sioux Center School District Board of Education president Tim Gesink embraces his daughter, Taya, after giving her her diploma during Sunday’s graduation ceremony at Dordt University. Fellow school board members Nathan Bullock and Scott TeStroete were able to give their graduating daughters, Meghan and Katie respectively, their diplomas as well.

Waiting Sioux Center Class of 2023 grads

A row of graduates from the Sioux Center High School Class of 2023 stand up to prepare to take their diplomas during Sunday’s graduation ceremony at Dordt University’s B.J. Haan Auditorium.

Joe Barrera graduation

Jose Barrera hugs his sister Dulce Diego after the Sioux Center High School graduation ceremony on Sunday. Barrera was one of 105 graduating seniors.

Adam Henrich graduation

Adam Henrich poses for pictures with his family after the Sioux Center High School graduation ceremony on Sunday. Henrich was one of 105 graduating seniors.

Dekkers and Vander Schaaf graduation

Gabe Dekkers, Grace Vander Schaaf and Reese Dekkers pose for pictures after the Sioux Center High School graduation ceremony on Sunday. They were among the 105 graduating seniors.