Garden Gate preschoolers celebrated graduation at the beach

The graduates (left to right): Izabella Blake, Alison Gatchell, Caio Guimaraes, Will Baliunas, Annabelle Metell, Aedan Coogan, Tevin Araujo, Xavier Clarke, and Michael Perry. — Photo courtesy of Garden Gate

The 2012 graduating class of Garden Gate Child Development Center in Vineyard Haven gathered on the beach at Mink Meadows in Vineyard Haven to celebrate the accomplishments of nine graduates on Friday, June 15.

Following an afternoon swim and a huge potluck spread, directors Dawn Warner and Leigh Ann Yuen presented graduation shirts, yearbooks, and certificates to all of the proud preschool grads.

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