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More OKC schools adopting newcomer graduation ceremonies

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U.S. Grant High School students react during a special graduation ceremony to recognize English learners in May 2018. [JIM BECKEL/THE OKLAHOMAN ARCHIVES]
U.S. Grant High School students react during a special graduation ceremony to recognize English learners in May 2018. [JIM BECKEL/THE OKLAHOMAN ARCHIVES]
In 2017 and 2018, graduating English-language learners at U.S. Grant High School in south Oklahoma City received their diplomas during a special ceremony that was translated into Spanish. Of the 53 students recognized, most spoke little or no English when they enrolled at Grant, Oklahoma City Public Schools' largest high school. They left...
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