The 2012 commencement ceremony for St. Francis DeSales High School will take place on Saturday, June 2.

The 2012 commencement ceremony for St. Francis DeSales High School will take place on Saturday, June 2.

It will begin at 10 a.m. in the school's Alumni Stadium, weather permitting. The ceremony would move to the gymnasium in the event or rain.

Diplomas will be present to 208 seniors.

The commencement speaker will be Luke Fickell, a 1992 DeSales graduate and current member of the Ohio State University football coaching staff. Fickell served as interim coach for the 2011 season.

The school will present 15 valedictorian awards to those seniors who have taken bonus-point classes and have maintained a 4.1 cumulative grade point average over 15 quarters.

These students and their choice of schools are:

* Elisabeth Saunders, ranked first overall, Ohio State University or University of Notre Dame;

* Kelsey Albanese, Ohio Dominican University;

* Brad Bohus, Michigan State University;

* Rachel Braun, University of Dayton;

* Andrea Devakul, Miami University;

* Tim Doone, University of Notre Dame;

* Madeline Engle, University of Cincinnati;

* Kyra Hess, Ohio State University;

* Jessica Johnson, Slippery Rock University;

* Kelli Linsenmayer, Butler University;

* Sophia Nnadi, Bucknell University;

* Olivia Pina, Ohio State University;

* Pete Ryan, Purdue University;

* James Walsh, Ohio State University; and

* Kevin Walsh, Ohio State University.