Riverdale Academy Class of 2022 Holds Ring Ceremony

By Molly Seales

On the afternoon of Friday, May 14, the Riverdale Academy Class of 2022 held its ring ceremony and they officially became seniors at Riverdale Academy.  There is a tradition that the junior class has its ring ceremony the day after the seniors graduate.  At 1:30 p.m. family and friends gathered in the gym for the ring presentations.

Class of 2022 seniors and their ring presenters were Kaden Cason, who was presented his ring by his grandmother, Lisa Eddy; Sarah Dabbs, who was presented her ring by her parents, Bill and Kym Dabbs; Sidney Free, who was presented her ring by her grandmother Sandra Eddy; Rylee Hodge, who was presented her ring by her sister, Emily Hodge; Tyler Hodgin, who was presented his ring by his mom Lisa and Dwayne Baker; Reagan Huddleston, who was presented his ring by his parents, Matt and Celeste Huddleston; Ty Jones, who was presented his watch by his parents, Julie Jones and Tyler Jones; Kenley Loftin, who was presented her ring by her sister, Ansley Loftin; Caden Long, who was presented his ring by his brother, Braden Long; Jake Messenger, who was presented his necklace by his brother,, Paul Messenger; Chandler Nettles, who was presented his ring by his mom, Heather Nettles; Renee Prosperie, who was presented her ring by her parents, Carey and Donna Prosperie; Levi Shaver, who was presented his ring by his grandmother, Charlotte Shaver; Denver Williams, who was presented his ring by his parents, Rodney and Brandi Williams; and Rylee Kate Woodard, who was presented her ring by her family, Bo, Marie, and Alyssa Woodard.

These 15 seniors are excited about their upcoming year, and the most common answer to, “What do you most look forward to about being a senior?” was getting to leave school early! Congratulations to the RA Class of 2022.  We hope you have an amazing senior year in 2021-2022!