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Just the Facts: East Brunswick High School Class of 2018 Graduation

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Credits: East Brunswick Public Schools
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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick High School's Class of 2018 will graduate this Thursday, June 21 at 11:00 am at the Cure Insurance Arena (formerly the Sun Bank Arena) at 81 Hamilton Avenue at Route 129 in Trenton.

The doors to the event open at 10:00 am, and the ceremony begins promptly at 11:00.  Most families are lined up well before 10:00 to grab good seats close to their graduate.  The Arena is an approximately 40-minute drive from East Brunswick, but traffic near the exit and in the parking lots could cause some delays.

The East Brunswick Public Schools have supplied directions to the arena as well as a seating chart for the event.  See them both by clicking here.

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The district has also provided guidelines for graduates with regard to dress code for the event in the graduation packet.

The Farewell Address will be delivered by Samantha Balsamo, President of the Class of 2018.

Jenny Sheng is the Valedictorian for the Class of 2018 and will speak to the assembly.

Maria Cisneros will represent the faculty in an address to those gathered.

The full program for the graduation, including the names of all the graduates, is attached to this article.

 

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