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RCSD Celebrates Seniors in Countdown to Graduation

(June 11, 2024) To showcase the RCSD’s class of 2024, the District launched its third annual Countdown to Graduation, a series of short videos that feature a graduating senior from each high school who exemplifies the qualities of their school/program.  The graduating seniors share their experiences in the RCSD, including how their school has impacted their decisions for their future careers. 

The first video was released on Monday, May 13, and the following students were featured.

Isyss Mealing, All City High
Sarah Adams, East Upper School
Dakari Buchanan, Edison Career and Technology High School
Benjamin Wilson, Franklin Upper School
Kiara Ridgeway, Joseph C. Wilson Magnet High School Commencement Academy
Khaya Moses, James Monroe Upper School
AriAnna Walter, Northeast College Preparatory High School
Tyla Burke, Rochester Early College International High School
Anastasiia Lukashevych, Rochester International Academy
Sadie Rolle-Knox, School of the Arts
Katherin Tamayo Diaz, School Without Walls
Amina Abukar, World of Inquiry School No. 58

If you missed any of the Countdown to Graduation videos or would like to share them with family and friends, visit the District’s social media sites at,, or