Area school graduations start this weekend

graduation capSt. Edward High School will have the first of several commencement exercises coming up at area schools on Saturday, May 7. The school will honor nine graduates. Commencement exercises will be at 2 p.m. at the St. Edward High School Gym.
Newman Grove High School commencement exercises will be held Saturday, May 14, at 2 p.m., honoring six 2022 graduates.
Riverside High School commencement will also be Saturday, May 14, at 2 p.m. in the Cedar Rapids Gym, honoring 18 graduates.
Boone Central commencement is set Sunday, May 15, at 2 p.m., and will honor 55 graduates of 2022.