Nineteen graduate from Hana High School

First photo: Covered in lei, Class of 2013 high school sweethearts Aukai Lopez and Zoe Elder celebrate their graduation from Hana High School on Saturday.

Second photo: There were 19 graduates from the school in East Maui this year. Pakalana Helekahi-Cass was the valedictorian and Mia Aina was the salutatorian. The Hana community gathered on the Hana High School campus for graduation Saturday. The class members left Hana immediately after the ceremony for the school’s first Project Graduation, a night of safe and sober fun.