Class of 2020 Valedictorian and Salutatorian Named
In preparation for Commencement on Sunday, May 17, 2020, the valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2020 have been named. These honors are awarded by the faculty to the seniors who best exemplify Wayland's motto of "Knowledge and Character." In addition to their high academic achievements, these students also demonstrate a strong commitment to Wayland's ideals.
The Valedictorian is Matthew Wagner of Franklin Grove, IL. Robert Stenzel of Beaver Dam, WI, will be the Salutatorian. Additional student honors and awards are announced during the commencement ceremony.
This year’s commencement speaker is retiring Head of School Joseph A. Lennertz H`86.
Commencement Celebration Schedule Published
The annual Commencement Celebration in May includes an Alumni Breakfast for the graduating class, the Cum Laude Luncheon (by invitation), Baccalaureate, Senior Music Recital, Class Reception at Patterson House, and Commencement. All students, faculty, family, and guests of the graduates gather to celebrate the seniors’ achievements and wish them well.