Senior Justin Moberly participates in the parade. (Photos by Kira Erickson/South Whidbey Record)

Senior Justin Moberly participates in the parade. (Photos by Kira Erickson/South Whidbey Record)

South Whidbey’s class of ’21 celebrates with parade

For a city known for its parades, not much jollification has happened in Langley since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

This past Thursday, however, the South Whidbey High School graduating class of 2021 cruised First and Second streets during a car parade to commemorate their graduation.

Family members and friends stood on street corners and were rewarded with handfuls of candy and confetti from the parade’s participants.

The 113 grads — 94 from the high school and 19 from South Whidbey Academy, the school district’s alternative high school — will be taking the stage Saturday, June 12.

Drew Aposhyan, left, and Kaidyn Brinks, celebrate during a car parade held Thursday afternoon for South Whidbey High School’s graduating class.

Drew Aposhyan, left, and Kaidyn Brinks, celebrate during a car parade held Thursday afternoon for South Whidbey High School’s graduating class.

Senior Joanie Welever cruises Second Street.

Senior Joanie Welever cruises Second Street.

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