Both were glad to be graduating but said the four years flew by quickly.
“It’s been crazy,” Peddle said. “It went by faster than I expected.”
“It’s a sigh of relief,” Garside said.
Ashley Scheidegger, 21, of Newton has a job as a counselor at Hampstead Hospital. Her boyfriend and fellow Sanborn Regional High School alumni Darrin Broadhurst, 22, is applying for jobs.
Broadhurst, who majored in Russian and international affairs, hopes to land a job with the federal government. He’s glad to be graduating.
“It’s a relief, but I will miss it,” he said. “There’s a lot of uncertainty for me, but there’s opportunity.”