List: Bakersfield College begins busy graduation season

List: Bakersfield College begins busy graduation season
A Bakersfield College graduation ceremony is seen a file photo.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Graduation season kicks off Friday with the 99th Bakersfield College Commencement.

BC's ceremony is 7 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.

More than half of this year's nearly 900 graduates are the first in their family to attend and graduate college.

The oldest 2013 graduate from BC: Betty Barnes, born in 1940.

The youngest 2013 graduate from BC: 16-year-old Danielle Jacobo.

University graduations

California State University, Bakersfield will hold three graduation ceremonies next month:

Graduate and hooding commencement ceremony for all schools, 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, in the Icardo Center
Arts and Humanities; Business and Public Administration; and Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Engineering; 7 a.m. Friday, June 14, in the CSUB Amphitheater
Social Sciences and Education, 7 a.m. Saturday, June 15, in the CSUB Amphitheater

Private high school graduations

Bakersfield Christian High - 10 a.m., Saturday, May 25 on campus
Garces Memorial High - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 at Rabobank Convention Center

Kern High School District graduations

Arvin High - 7 p.m. Friday, May 31 at football stadium 
Bakersfield Adult - 7 p.m. Friday, May 31 at Harvey Auditorium 
Bakersfield High - 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium 
Centennial High - 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium 
Continuation High Schools - 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at Harvey Auditorium 
East Bakersfield High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium 
Foothill High - 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium 
Frontier High - 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium 
Golden Valley High - 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium 
Highland High - 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at Rabobank Convention Center 
Independence High - 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium 
Kern Valley High - 5 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium 
Liberty High - 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium 
Mira Monte High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium 
North High - 8 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at BC football stadium 
Regional Occupational Center - 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 28 at Kern Ag Pavilion, 3300 E. Belle Terrace 
Ridgeview High - 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium 
Shafter High - 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium 
South High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium 
Stockdale High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at BC football stadium 
West High - 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at Rabobank Convention Center

Delano Joint Union High School District graduations

Cesar E. Chavez High - 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6 on campus
Delano High - 7 p.m. Friday, June 7 on campus
Robert F. Kennedy High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 on campus
Valley - 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 on campus

Tehachapi Unified School District graduations

Tehachapi High School - 6 p.m. Thursday, June 6 at Coy Burnett Stadium
Monroe High School - 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at Jacobsen Middle School gym

Wasco Union High School District

Wasco High - 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football field
Wasco Independence High - 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at Wasco High football field

Mojave Unified School District graduations

Mojave - 6 p.m. Thursday, May 30 on campus
California City - 6 p.m. Friday, May 31 on campus
Mountain View - 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 29

Other schools

Taft Union High School - 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at Martin Memorial Stadium
Frazier Mountain High School - 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 on campus
Maricopa High - 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6 on campus
McFarland High School - 7 p.m Wednesday June 5 on campus