Congratulations Class of 2021

Whitfield School awarded diplomas to 77 students during an in-person commencement ceremony held on Monday, May 24, 2021. A recording of the livestream is archived for viewing on the Year-End Celebrations page on Whitfield’s website.

During the ceremony, Head of School John Delautre presented the Louis Lazarus Award to Kinyetta Alexander (Chris ’17, Isaiah ’21). The Senior Class Address was given by Agha Haider ’21 and the Commencement Address was given by Robert Glassman ’02.

An impressive 79% of the Class of 2021 received at least one merit scholarship, and collectively the class was awarded scholarships totaling more than $3.92 million per year. Additional stats about the class include:

  • These 77 graduates will attend 49 different colleges
  • 65% chose private colleges and universities
  • 75% chose out of state or international universities

Way to go, Warriors!

Student in mask holding her diploma
Students in suits and ties with masks
Group of students posing with their diplomas
Two graduates smiling for a picture with their diplomas