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Robert Lemos, left, and Steven Sandoval were among the 100 West Las Vegas graduates to walk across the stage Saturday at the school’s 2018 graduation ceremony. The valedictorian is Lorenzo Ortiz, and the salutatorian, Jenna Bustos, is one of five WLVHS graduates in this year’s class to have already earned a college degree.
The beginning of a journey

Las Vegas Optic reports

Graduates at West Las Vegas and Pecos high schools and the United World College-USA in Montezuma walked across stages at graduation ceremonies this past weekend.

West Las Vegas graduated 100 students, while Pecos had 41 and the World College 107.

This Friday, graduations in the area wrap up with Robertson High in the morning and Mora High in the afternoon.