Prep principal says goodbye at graduation

Emilie Edgington, Eden Bowyer and Gweneth Stabler sing ‘Count on Me’ at the Cayman Prep and High School graduation on June 29. – PHOTO: ELPHINA JONES

Friends and family gathered at Cayman Prep and High School to recognize the 56 members of the graduating class of 2016.

At the event, Emilie Edgington, Eden Bowyer and Gweneth Stabler, who all won prizes for their significant contribution to the cultural life of the school, sang “Count on Me” by Bruno Mars at the ceremony held on June 29.

Numerous awards were presented at the ceremony to the top students in individual subjects, as well as for achievement and excellence in other areas including sports and school spirit.

The top student was Anja Van Genderen who came away with eight subject awards, the Dart Award for Excellence in STEM as well as the Ernst & Young Achievement Award.

The event was also a goodbye to principal Sheila Purdom, who is retiring.