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Students line up to receive their diplomas at (Credit: Amy Onorato)

Students line up to receive their diplomas at the 56th Wheatley School graduation at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts. (June 16, 2013)

The Wheatley School graduates 146

The Wheatley School's 56th commencement ceremony featured speeches and musical performances by students.

Principal Sean Feeney, 46, makes the opening remarks
(Credit: Amy Onorato)

Principal Sean Feeney, 46, makes the opening remarks at the 56th Wheatley School graduation ceremony at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts. This year, the school graduated 146 students. (June 16, 2013)

A Wheatley School student leaves the auditorium after
(Credit: Amy Onorato)

A Wheatley School student leaves the auditorium after his graduation ceremony at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts. (June 16, 2013)

The 56th Wheatley School graduation, held at the
(Credit: Amy Onorato)

The 56th Wheatley School graduation, held at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, featured several student performances, including an original musical arrangement of popular songs that embodied the students' experiences as graduating seniors. (June 16, 2013)

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Students line up to receive their diplomas at
(Credit: Amy Onorato)

Students line up to receive their diplomas at the 56th Wheatley School graduation at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts. (June 16, 2013)

Graduating seniors performed as part of an instrumental
(Credit: Amy Onorato)

Graduating seniors performed as part of an instrumental ensemble at the 56th Wheatley School graduation at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts. (June 16, 2013)

A group of graduating seniors performs an original
(Credit: Amy Onorato)

A group of graduating seniors performs an original a cappella arrangement of popular hit songs at the 56th Wheatley School graduation ceremony at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts. (June 16, 2013)

A group of graduating seniors poses before the
(Credit: Amy Onorato)

A group of graduating seniors poses before the 56th Wheatley School graduation ceremony at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts. (June 16, 2013)

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