Central High School students in Bridgeport celebrate high school graduation

Hundreds of high school students celebrated in Bridgeport

Hundreds of high school students celebrated in Bridgeport today after receiving their high school diplomas. (Credit: News 12 )

BRIDGEPORT - Hundreds of high school students celebrated in Bridgeport today after receiving their high school diplomas.

The graduates say Central High School was a practice ground for the talents they will need to get ahead, and a proving ground for the skill sets that will help them get there.

Students lined up in the hallway before the ceremony, and put their best foot forward on a memorable day of tassels and tears.

Students say they couldn't have accomplished so much if it weren't for their fellow graduates.

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