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Bethel American International School held her maiden graduation ceremony on the 14th of July, 2018. The program which was held in the Grace Hall was anchored by the veteran Nigerian thespian, Yemi Shodimu. Speakers at the event included The President of The Good Samaritan Society of America, Elder Michael Aderinkomi; The Chairman of the School Board, Pastor Scot Hintermeyer; The Superintendent of the School, Dr. Jeff Vogel; The Executive Director of the school, Mr. Wole Aderinkomi and the Academic Director, Mrs. Laura Ajibero.

The Guest Speaker, Professor (Mrs.) J. T. Makinde from the Obafemi Awolowo University during her keynote address charged the students to be of good character as they advance into the various universities of their choice, further advising them to shun nefarious activities. She also admonished parents not to force career paths on their children because such action can have a negative impact in the future.

The event was further marked with a highly entertaining cultural display, French presentation, choir presentation, award of prizes and diplomas to the graduating students and a valedictorian speech by Oyedele Faith. The occasion also featured the presence of both foreign and local dignitaries. The Honorable Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Oyo State, Honourable Bimbo Kolade and The Vice Chancellor of KolaDaisi University, Ibadan, Professor Kolade Luke Ayorinde were in attendance while the Vice Chancellor of Ajayi Crowther University, Professor Dapo Folorunsho Asaju was represented by a member of his team.

In all, it was an unforgettable event which will go down in the annals of Bethel American International School as an auspicious one.


View pictures of the event!