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Julio Bobadilla Urruita and his wife, Juana Bobadilla, have been married for 20 years and Friday night they both received their high school diplomas from the Bakersfield Adult School.

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He's smiling and he's ready to graduate! Jermaine Bailey at the Bakersfield Adult School graduation.

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The 2014 graduating class of Bakersfield Adult School crosses Elm Grove at Bakersfield HIgh School heading to the Harvey Auditorium for graduation. About 100 students received their diplomas Friday night.

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Anthony Kirby was one of 100 students receiving their diplomas at the Bakersfield Adult School graduation held at the Harvey Auditorium.

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Cynthia Barrera makes last-minute adjustments on her makeup before the start of the Bakersfield Adult School graduation.

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Efrain Ruiz is calm and relaxed as he chats with other Bakersfield Adult School graduates.

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Michael Rivas needed crutches to get around at the Bakersfield Adult School graduation after suffering a shark bite on a recent trip to the beach.

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Kristy Bailey fidgets with her tassel before the start of Bakersfield Adult School commencement ceremonies.

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Cindy Hidalgo checks messages one last time before lining up for Bakersfield Adult School commencement ceremonies.

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Fanny Frias Trejo, left, helps fellow Bakersfield Adult School graduate Brenda Rodriguez with her cap and hair.

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With their gowns almost matching the blue sky, the 2014 graduates of Bakersfield Adult School march into Harvey Auditorium.

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Bakersfield Adult School held their commencement ceremonies in the beautiful Harvey Auditorium on the campus of Bakersfield High School.

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Manuel Galagarza plays with the tassel on his cap at the Bakersfield Adult School graduation.

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Bakersfield Adult School graduates look for family and friends as they enter the Harvey Auditorium for the 2014 commencement ceremonies.

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Cynthia Barrera hurries back to her seat in the gathering at the BHS cafeteria before the start of the Bakersfield Adult School graduation.

About 100 Bakersfield Adult School students reached an important milestone Friday night — graduation — during a ceremony at Bakersfield High School.

Californian photographer Felix Adamo shares these photos from the night.