St. Jude School eighth-grade graduation liturgy was recently held at the parish church. The Rev. Joseph Evanko, pastor, was the principal celebrant. The Rev. Gerald Shantillo delivered the homily. Deacon Gene Kovatch, pastoral outreach at St. Jude Parish, assisted. Jeanne Rossi, principal, presided over the awards ceremony. Diplomas and awards were conferred by Evanko, assisted by Lester Kempinski, St. Jude faculty. Refreshments were served and a video presentation was shown in the school cafeteria after the liturgy. Graduates, from left, first row, are Alyson Rymar, Valerie Soto, Emily Thomas, Katie Wills, Taylor Josefowicz, McKaylia Ward, Devyn Boich, Grace Dacey and Madison Stoltz. Second row: Kempinski, Ethan Hoda, Matthew DiGangi, Sean Murphy, Patrick Curley, Thomas Shafer, Dean Limongelli, George Strish, Josh Gronka and Rossi. Third row: Adam Mahler, Bryce Zapusek, Nathan Ragantesi, Nicholas Ganter, Dominic Capaci, Matthew Hayden and Austin Kane.