MEAD – Mead Public Schools conferred 13 diplomas onto the Class of 2019 Saturday afternoon.

Activities at the high school began with baccalaureate, followed by graduation.

Ten of the 13 graduates received scholarships, totaling more than $76,100.

Recipients of scholarships were Zane Andersen, Mead Raider Educational Scholarship; Caleb Dickes, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Husker Access Scholarship, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Husker Power Scholarship, Saunders County Farm Bureau Scholarship, Saunders County Livestock Association Scholarship, Mead FFA Alumni Scholarship, Philip Miller Memorial FFA Scholarship, Nels Paulson Scholarship, American Red Cross Scholarship and Mead Raider Educational Scholarship; Ethan Lihs, Wayne State College Black and Gold Academic Achievement Scholarship and Mead Raider Educational Scholarship; Michyla Lihs, Maynard Jensen American Legion Memorial Scholarship, Mead FCCLA Scholarship, William and Marie Wageman Scholarship, Nels Paulson Board of Directors Scholarship, Kinman-Oldfield Family Foundation Scholarship, Douglas F. Hutmacher Memorial Scholarship and Mead Raider Educational Scholarship; Nolan Luetkenhaus, Mead Raider Educational Scholarship;

Aidan Mongan, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Husker Traditions Scholarship, Wayne State College Special Housing Scholarship, George and Amy Burcum Memorial Scholarship, Rural Health Opportunities Program Scholarship, Rudy Paulson Memorial Scholarship, Nels Paulson Scholarship, Bank of Mead Scholarship and Mead Raider Educational Scholarship; Quinton Muhlbach, Mead Raider Educational Scholarship; Josie Parham, University of Nebraska Lincoln Husker Power Scholarship, Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation Scholarship, Ziegenbein Administrative Knowledge Scholarship, Nels Paulson Scholarship, Saunders County Independent Bankers Association Scholarship, Wahoo Area Kiwanis Club Scholarship and Mead Raider Educational Scholarship;

Rachel Slobodnik, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Husker Power Scholarship, Midland University Gospel Honors Choir Scholarship, Veo Gustafson Memorial Scholarship, Selko Family Scholarship, Delbert and Norma Manske Scholarship and Mead Raider Educational Scholarship; Wyatt Winn, Mead Raider Educational Scholarship.

Other graduates were Megan Kinzle, Elijah Olmstead-Vukas and Cale Tweedy.

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