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Thursday, May 29 2014 10:27 PM

PHOTO GALLERY: A sea of red robes at Centennial High's graduation

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    By Louis Amestoy/The Californian

    Members of Centennial's senior class speakers take a selfie during the school's 19th graduation ceremony.

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    By Louis Amestoy/The Californian

    Centennial High School seniors listen to the speech of Hayley Marta during the school's 19th graduation ceremony. Marta gave a funny speech tied to popular movies such as Disney's "Frozen" and "High School Musical."

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    By Louis Amestoy/ The Californian

    Madison Greene laughs during the Centennial High School graduation ceremony Thursday night.

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    By Louis Amestoy/The Californian

    Senior members of Centennial High School's chamber singers and choir sing the National Anthem during graduation ceremonies at the school on Thursday.

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    By Louis Amestoy/The Californian

    Senior members of the Centennial High School chamber singers and choir perform the National Anthem during the school's 19th commencement ceremonies on Thursday.

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    By Louis Amestoy/The Californian

    A Centennial High School senior waves to his family and friends as he enters the field before the start of graduation ceremonies Thursday.

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    By Louis Amestoy/The Californian

    Spectators wave to the Centennial High School seniors as they enter the school's stadium for graduation Thursday.

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    By Louis Amestoy/The Californian

    Centennial High School senior Eric Arias enters the stadium for the school's 19th graduation ceremony on Thursday.

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    By Louis Amestoy/ The Californian

    Centennial senior Abby Campbell, who helped the Golden Hawks win a Southwest Yosemite League volleyball title, enters the stadium for graduation ceremonies at the school's football stadium on Thursday.

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    By Louis Amestory/ The Californian

    Joyce Short, Centennial's finance secretary and organizer of the school's flower girls, hugs senior class members before the start of the school's 19th graduation ceremony. Short, who has worked at the school for the last eight years, is retiring.

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    By Louis Amestoy/ The Californian

    Centennial senior Matthew Burditt chooses his favorite picture he had taken before the start of graduation ceremonies on May 29, 2014. Hundreds of Centennial graduates gathered in the school's gymnasium before the start of the ceremony.

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    By Louis Amestoy/ The Californian

    Members of Centennial's orchestra walk toward the school's football stadium to perform at Centennial's 19th graduation ceremony on May 29, 2014.

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    By Louis Amestoy/ The Californian

    Joyce Short leads Centennial's flower girls toward the school's football stadium on May 29, 2014 for the 19th Centennial High School graduation ceremony. The flower girls are an honor group made up of top students in the junior class.

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    By Louis Amestoy/ The Californian

    A sea of red! Centennial High seniors gather in the school's gymnasium as they await the school's graduation ceremony on May 29, 2014.

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    By Louis Amestoy/ The Californian

    From left, Anna Virk, Megan McMullin, Madison Izumi and Dalia Neri Garcia pose for a picture before the start of Centennial High School's graduation ceremonies.

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    By Louis Amestoy/ The Californian

    Brittany Lu, the senior class president, and Amy Delmore pose before the start of graduation ceremonies at Centennial High School on May 29, 2014. Both Lu and Delmore were speakers at the graduation.

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    By Louis Amestoy/ The Californian

    Centennial High School boys basketball coach Hernan Santiago congratulates graduates as they enter the school's football stadium for graduation.

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By The Bakersfield Californian

Centennial High seniors graduated Thursday night, but not before a lot of hugs and handshakes among the students in their red robes.

Californian Director of Audience Development Louis Amestoy captured these images of the Class of 2014.

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