The Daily Courier Logo
Trusted local news leader for Prescott area communities since 1882
3:29 AM Thu, Nov. 15th

Photo detail

This story is part of the 'Senior Experience' series by Daily Courier Reporter Nanci Hutson

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Prescott High senior finds time for church, nursing home job and fun as graduation approaches

Balancing school, work and church

Elena Aragon is a Prescott High School senior who thrives on a crowded schedule.

Tease photo

Athlete looks ahead to a promising future

Cherishing final moments

Chat with Prescott High senior Kody Jones, and you come away with the sense he is reveling in the moment – in no rush to see his last year in this school district come to a close.

Tease photo

Cheerleader laments end of high school

Senior has high expectations for next chapter

From the time she started cheerleading as a toddler, Prescott High School senior Kirsten Hillig dreamed of one day becoming a college cheerleader/athlete.

Tease photo

Prescott senior to join Air Force after high school graduation

On Jan. 10, Bradley Stalnaker was inducted into the U.S. Air Force.

Tease photo

Facing their final year inspires poetry

Seniors share wisdom and wit about final year of school through personal poetry

The senior year of high school is for most a bundle of emotions: exhilaration and exhaustion; stressful and sensational; fantasy and frustration; relaxed and revved up.

Tease photo

PHS senior remains focused on his future

Bradley Stalnaker is also independent and takes nothing for granted

Two months into his senior year, Prescott High Class of 2018 member Bradley Stalnaker is clear-eyed about what he needs to do to move forward with his plans after graduation.

Tease photo

Senior Experience: Signing through his foreign language

PHS senior who wants to savor final year sees Yavapai College sign language course as more than credit

Prescott High School senior Kody Jones needs a foreign language credit to graduate.

Tease photo

Homecoming a part of senior year

Realization this will be the final one as a student hits one PHS senior

Prescott High School senior Kirsten Hillig grabbed a black scrunchie to match her homecoming pep rally T-shirt, and cheerleading uniform, on Friday morning and suffered a wave of melancholy.

Tease photo

Treasuring senior moments: 4 PHS seniors are ready for best year of their lives (so far)

From the time a child steps into their kindergarten classroom and picks up their first box of crayons, the clock is ticking to the day when that little girl or boy reaches what is a national rite of passage: high school graduation.