HERMITAGE – Kennedy Catholic High School seniors had a special graduation program last week, a far cry from the usual pomp and circumstance of commencement but limited by restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

All the pomp but different circumstance for Kennedy Class of '20

ContributedKennedy Catholic seniors had a special graduation program last week. Farrah Mancino gets a family picture with, from left, brother Sonny (’18), mom Janine and dad Robert (’81).

All the pomp but different circumstance for Kennedy Class of '20

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Graduating Kennedy Catholic seniors received these T-shirts and masks to commemorate “the year of COVID-19.”

All the pomp but different circumstance for Kennedy Class of '20

ContributedNate Taylor walks across the stage at Kennedy Catholic High School in Hermitage as part of a special graduation program for the Class of 2020.

All the pomp but different circumstance for Kennedy Class of '20

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Milan Stephens adds her hand print to the collection of other classmates’ on the wall in the Kennedy cafeteria.

All the pomp but different circumstance for Kennedy Class of '20

ContributedKennedy Catholic students decorated their cars for their special graduation program. Ellie Wanner stands beside her decorated car.