Salinas middle school holds surprise graduation for student

Salinas middle school holds surprise graduation for student

Washington Middle School in Salinas made one student’s graduation more special than she ever imagined. Destiny Dominguez is an eighth grader who has made a lot of personal and academic achievements, all while battling a rare and aggressive form of brain cancer.

POST TIME FOR THE MAIN EVENT IS 3-57.#### WASHINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL MADENE O STUDENT’S GR ADUATION… MORE SPECIAL THAN SHE EVER IMAGINED. DESTINY DOMINGUEZ IS AN EIGHTH GRADER WHO’S MADE A LOT OF PERSONAL AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS… ALL WHILE BATTLING A RARE AND AGGRESSIVE FORM OF BRAIN CANC. ER ACTION NEWS EIGHT PHOTOJOURNALIST MATT STIRLING TAKES US INSIDE TODAY’S SURPRISE GRADUATION.#### “TODAY, WE’RE PUTTING ON A SPECIAL GRADUATION CEREMONY FOR ONE OF OUR STUDENTS AT WASHINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL. SHE HAS BN EE BATTLING CANCER SINCE OCTOBER, NOVEMBER AND S WA NOT ABLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE NORMAL GRADUATION CEREMONY.” áCHEERIN Gá “WE HAVE CALLED UPON T HE COMMUNITY AND THEY ANSWERED.” áSINGINGá “ONE FOOT IN FRONT OF THE OTHER…YOU’LL GET THROUGH THIS” “THEIR STRENGTH AND OVERALL ATTITUDE ARE TO BE CELEBRATED.” áCLAPSá “TEACHERS, YOU ARE STRONGER THAN YOUR HARDEST DAY. PARENTS, YOU’RE STRONGER THAN YOUR BIGGEST WO RRIES. AND STUDENTS AYST STRONG IN THE HARD TIMES BECAUSE YOU WILL LEARNHA TT YOU ARE STRONGER THAN U YO EVER KNOW. AND DESTINY, YOU ARE STRONGER THAN YOU KNOW. AND DON’T START BALLING…THAT’S JUST WHAT PAG” E. áMUSá IC “I’M VERY PROUD OF HER. YOU KNOW, I’M THE HAPPIEST BIG OTHEBRR RIGHT NOW, SHOWI NG HER THAT THE FAMILY IS TOGETHER AND STRONG AND THAT EVERYONE HERE LOVES HER AND CARES ABOUT HER D AN WE JUST GOT TO BE THERE FOR HER AND SUPPORT HER AND, YOU KNOW, STJU CONTINUE TO GUIDE HER AND HELP HER IN ANYWAY SHE NEEDS.” DOMINGUEZ WAS DIANGOSED WITH CANCER LAST YEAR. SINCE THEN, SHE HAS UNDERGONE SEVERAL SURGERIES

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Salinas middle school holds surprise graduation for student

Washington Middle School in Salinas made one student’s graduation more special than she ever imagined. Destiny Dominguez is an eighth grader who has made a lot of personal and academic achievements, all while battling a rare and aggressive form of brain cancer.

Washington Middle School in Salinas made one student’s graduation more special than she ever imagined. Destiny Dominguez is an eighth grader who has made a lot of personal and academic achievements, all while battling a rare and aggressive form of brain cancer.

Washington Middle School in Salinas made one student’s graduation more special than she ever imagined. Destiny Dominguez is an eighth grader who has made a lot of personal and academic achievements, all while battling a rare and aggressive form of brain cancer.

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