Benavides High School Commencement was held Friday, May 29 at 7 p.m.

The 2015 graduating class was made up of 18 students.

This year's keynote speaker was Javier Gutierrez, a 1996 Benavides graduate. In 2000, he earned his Bachelors degree in business administration, majoring in accounting from St. Mary's University in San Antonio, TX. In 2004, he received his Juris Doctor from New York University School of Law in New York, New York.

The 2015 Valedictorian, Teresa Pendleton and Salutatorian, Alyssa Salinas addressed their fellow classmates one last time.

The graduates class song was “Good Riddance” by Green Day.