Saturday Jun 09 2012 comments The graduating class of 2012 at Placer High School By: Photos by Kim Palaferri/Auburn Journal -A +A kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalLibby Machado walks to get her high school diploma in style, barefoot, at the Placer High School Graduation Ceremony. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalThe Placer High School valedictorians give their speeches adding a whimsical message. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalFamily and friends cheer on 2012 graduate Sasha Meekie. kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalAnna Steever, switches her graduation cap to a Marine cap during the Placer High Graduation. Steever will be heading to Marine boot camp in July. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalDakota Hecker gives a thumbs up after graduating from Placer High School. kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalWith diplomas in hand, these graduates are ready for summer. From left is Austin Burns, Alec Burnett and Hannah Burgard. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalPlacer High students, Holly Hockett, right, Casha Vanderschuur, and Christina McLaughlin cheer on their graduating friends. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalKyle Wells give a thumbs up at the graduation ceremony. Wells is heading to University of Reno to study Mechanical Engineering in the fall. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalHannah Kintzel waves to family and friends as she receives her diploma. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalLaura Albrecht, graduating valedictorian at Placer High School, helps deliver the speech to the rest of her class with fellow valedictorian. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalSeniors on the Placer High School Choir started the graduation ceremony with the National Anthem. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalPlacer High School graduating class of 2012. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalPlacer High graduating valedictorians lead the rest of the class into LeFebvre Stadium. kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalA Placer High Graduating senior gets a loud cheer from all the people in the stands as she receives her diploma. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalDennis Rodriguez performs a little dance move while walking to accept his diploma. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalPlacer High Graduate Derek Ikeda celebrates his flipping of the tassel during graduation. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalPlacer High Graduates cheer as the commencement ceremony ends. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalPlacer High Graduates cheer as the commencement ceremony ends. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalPlacer High Graduate Sam Bennett explodes onto the field during the final moments of Placer High School Graduation. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalPlacer High Graduates cheer as the commencement ceremony ends. kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalBethany DeRenne, left, and Robin Demele make graduating official by flipping the tassel. The graduates are in the 113th class graduating from Placer High School. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalA sea of green fills the stadium at Placer High as the graduating class of 2012 receives their diplomas in front of thousands of family and friends. kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalPlacer High Graduates cheer as the commencement ceremony ends. Kim Palaferri/Auburn JournalMarissa Wagner is ready for the summer of her life to begin after graduating Placer High on Saturday.