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      List: Bakersfield College begins busy graduation season

      BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) Graduation season kicks off Friday with the 99th Bakersfield College Commencement.

      BC's ceremony is 7 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.

      More than half of this year's nearly 900 graduates are the first in their family to attend and graduate college.

      The oldest 2013 graduate from BC: Betty Barnes, born in 1940.

      The youngest 2013 graduate from BC: 16-year-old Danielle Jacobo.

      University graduations

      California State University, Bakersfield will hold three graduation ceremonies next month:

      Graduate and hooding commencement ceremony for all schools, 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, in the Icardo Center
      Arts and Humanities; Business and Public Administration; and Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Engineering; 7 a.m. Friday, June 14, in the CSUB Amphitheater
      Social Sciences and Education, 7 a.m. Saturday, June 15, in the CSUB Amphitheater

      Private high school graduations

      Bakersfield Christian High - 10 a.m., Saturday, May 25 on campus
      Garces Memorial High - 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 at Rabobank Convention Center

      Kern High School District graduations

      Arvin High - 7 p.m. Friday, May 31 at football stadium
      Bakersfield Adult - 7 p.m. Friday, May 31 at Harvey Auditorium
      Bakersfield High - 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium
      Centennial High - 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium
      Continuation High Schools - 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at Harvey Auditorium
      East Bakersfield High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium
      Foothill High - 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium
      Frontier High - 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium
      Golden Valley High - 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium
      Highland High - 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at Rabobank Convention Center
      Independence High - 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium
      Kern Valley High - 5 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium
      Liberty High - 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football stadium
      Mira Monte High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium
      North High - 8 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at BC football stadium
      Regional Occupational Center - 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 28 at Kern Ag Pavilion, 3300 E. Belle Terrace
      Ridgeview High - 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium
      Shafter High - 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium
      South High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at football stadium
      Stockdale High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at BC football stadium
      West High - 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at Rabobank Convention Center

      Delano Joint Union High School District graduations

      Cesar E. Chavez High - 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6 on campus
      Delano High - 7 p.m. Friday, June 7 on campus
      Robert F. Kennedy High - 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 on campus
      Valley - 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 on campus

      Tehachapi Unified School District graduations

      Tehachapi High School - 6 p.m. Thursday, June 6 at Coy Burnett Stadium
      Monroe High School - 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at Jacobsen Middle School gym

      Wasco Union High School District

      Wasco High - 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30 at football field
      Wasco Independence High - 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at Wasco High football field

      Mojave Unified School District graduations

      Mojave - 6 p.m. Thursday, May 30 on campus
      California City - 6 p.m. Friday, May 31 on campus
      Mountain View - 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 29

      Other schools

      Taft Union High School - 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at Martin Memorial Stadium
      Frazier Mountain High School - 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 on campus
      Maricopa High - 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6 on campus
      McFarland High School - 7 p.m Wednesday June 5 on campus

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