All three Missoula public high schools will be holding their commencement ceremonies this Saturday inside the Adams Center. MCPS Superintendent Alex Apostle says he is gratified to see so many students receive their high school diplomas.

Apostle says the 'Graduation Matters Missoula' program has been successful in helping more students acheive the goal of graduating from high school, and credits the teachers, staff and parents for their help and cooperation. Comments from Dr. Apostle are below.