Thirty five grade 12 students from The KAUST School (TKS), reached an important milestone on Wednesday May 23, graduating from secondary school. The ceremony took place in the auditorium with members of the TKS Board of Education, KAUST VIP’s, school leadership and faculty as well as the graduates and their families sharing in the occasion. Amjad Sarhan and Jesse Alston, both from the graduating class gave memorable speeches as part of the ceremony.
Guest speaker and TKS alumnus Faris Abu Alnaja described his inspiring journey since he graduated from TKS in 2010, reflecting on what it means to succeed. Since completing his schooling at TKS, Faris has obtained his Bachelor of Engineering degree in Nanomaterials and a Masters of Science degree in Quantum Engineering. He is currently doing a Ph.D. at Imperial College London.
Congratulations to the grade 12 students and their families on this big achievement.