45th Commencement of Chief Leschi High School - Class of 2021

Posted 06/09/21


Saturday, June 5, we held our 45th graduation for the class of 2021. We want to say a heartfelt congratulations to our 2020-21 scholars who have endured and overcome so much this past year. We wish our seniors the best in their next adventure. 


A special shoutout to our students who were awarded scholarships:


  • Jaylynda Notti - Jane Wright Scholarship
  • Sage White - Herman Dillon Scholarship
  • Jesus Ward - Bill Reifenbery
  • Mariah Jones - Will Fry
  • Cicelia Thompson - Perseverance 


Graduates standing in blue robesTribal Council Chairman Bill Sterud stands in a black and red design shirt, with his hand out talking about our CLS graduatesGraduate stands in blue robes and blanket.Audience listens to Sec. Deb Haaland speakGraduate smile for a photo in a blue robe and fellow student stands in a black shirt.Graduate receives scholarship, standing a blue robe Ramona Bennet stands in a yellow shirt, speaking to graduatesFamily members stand holding their blue graduate signGraduates in blue robes sit on stage Audience listens to Sec. Deb Haaland speech video holding yellow flowersParents sit holding their sons pictureFamily members sit holding a fat head of their graduteBinah McCloud and Bill Sterud sit smilingGraduate bangs the drumFamily members smile holding their graduates pictureGraduates stand at the podium as they speak to the class of 21


You can rewatch the live stream on either our YouTube or Facebook channel.