Last Friday, the 27th of September, was a very special day for the Year 3 students from Xayadeth College. It was their Graduation Day and a ceremony was held at the Royal Theatre in the grounds of the Royal Museum in the center of Luang Prabang. Students from three different schools were present along with teachers and special guests. The ceremony began with speeches from officials and students. The Governor of Luang Prabang also made a speech, followed by the presentation of certificates to the students as they went up on stage. Next there were many photos taken of the happy students. The students’ families and friends waited outside the theatre with bunches of flowers and gifts to congratulate them. Later in the evening a celebration was held at Xayadeth College for the students, teachers and volunteers. There was plenty of food, music, pétanque and fun had by all.