WESTPORT, Conn. – High school may be over, but life is just beginning for the 424 seniors who graduated from Westport’s Staples High School on Tuesday afternoon.
“Staples is only the prologue to an amazing story,” valedictorian Matt Silver told his classmates during the commencement ceremony. “Outside of Staples lies a spectacular world. With an incredible education and supportive community at our sides, we are ready to enter the unknown.”
Matt compared his and the other graduates’ lives thus far to a snow globe: After four years in the same environment with mostly the ...