Mt. Hope High School Class of 2014 happily headed to school grounds last Thursday, to live out a yearly ritual symbolizing the start of their senior year.
The students painted the rocks and railing outside the high school in purple and added their names in white, the school’s colors.
Mercedes Medeiros, 17, enjoyed the unofficial start to her senior year. Katie Blair, 19, is excited be graduating from Mt. Hope High School this year. Molly Mojkowski, 17, adds her name in paint with her fingers. Barry Fontaine, 17, and Molly Mojkowski, 17, carefully add their names to the purple railing outside Mt. Hope High School. Keadron Ahl, 17, paint her name onto the purple railing outside Mt. Hope High School. Cassidy Durand, 17, and Jared Cardoza, 17, try to find space to paint. Mt. Hope High School students of the class of 2014 pause for a moment to celebrate the unofficial start of their senior year. From left, Samantha Nunes, Cassidy Durand, Allison Arrenegado, and Catherine Lopes, all 17, get a quick photo in for their scrapbook. From left, Marisa Silva, Simone Verria, Lauren Fletcher and Matt Dallaire, all 17, finished painting, both the rocks and themselves. From left, Madison Sousa, Caitlyn Benevides, Sarah St. Vincent, Alexandra Ash, Makenzie Marshall, Rachel Rimoshytus, and Samantha Palumbo, all 17, enjoyed the unofficial start to their senior year.