Graduate Together:
America Honors the Class of 2020


Watch the whole show here, or enjoy highlights from the show below. Congratulations, Class of 2020!

A Message to the Class of 2020 from
Former President Barack Obama

Former President Barack Obama delivered a powerful message to America’s 3 million high school seniors during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
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‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ performed by High School Seniors


High school seniors marked this moment with a virtual performance of ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

Zendaya Shows Love to All Our Educators


Zendaya gives a shoutout to her mom, a teacher, and educators everywhere during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

18 Years in the Making – Short Film


This short film serves as a time capsule for the high school Class of 2020. It highlights the current events, trends, and iconic moments these students experienced in grade school, middle school, and high school. The film debuted during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

Dua Lipa Performs “Break My Heart”


Dua Lipa performed for America’s 3 million high school seniors during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

High School Senior Priscilla Arceo Gives Student Commencement Speech


Graduate Together featured more than 5,000 contributions from students across the country. Priscilla Arceo’s speech offers a reflection on her personal educational journey and graduation and was selected to represent the Class of 2020.
 

Timothée Chalamet Gives Thanks to Teachers


Timothée Chalamet introduced a segment where high school seniors thanked their teachers during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

The Class of 2020 Thanks Teachers


High school seniors across the nation showed their appreciation for teachers during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

Megan Rapinoe demands better, together


Megan Rapinoe gave a powerful message to the Class of 2020 by reminding students that “your voice is your voice…demand better, together.” during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

Platt Brothers’ Graduate Together Performance


Ben Platt, Henry Platt, and Jonah Platt delivered a powerful performance—a mash-up of graduation-themed songs—during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

Bad Bunny’s Message to the High School Class of 2020


Bad Bunny congratulated high school seniors and offered words of inspiration during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

Alicia Keys performs “Underdog”


Alicia Keys congratulated graduating high school seniors with an unforgettable performance during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

Kumail Nanjiani on Animal Crossing


Kumail Nanjiani’s voiced an Animal Crossing segment produced by high school seniors, which debuted on a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

Lena Waithe Inspires Students to Use Their Voice


Lena Waithe inspired students to use their voice to tell compelling stories duing a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

Chika’s Graduate Together Performance, featuring BMike


Chika raps while BMike paints in a powerful performance dedicated to high school seniors during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

What the Class of 2020 Taught Me—Messages from Families & Teachers to Graduates


High school families and teachers share what they’ve learned from the Class of 2020 in an inspiring segment from a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

H.E.R. Performs ‘Sometimes’ on Graduate Together


H.E.R. congratulated graduating high school seniors with an emotional performance during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

LeBron James Delivers a Commencement Speech to the Class of 2020


LeBron James delivered an inspirational message to America’s 3 million high school seniors during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

YBN Cordae’s Graduate Together Performance


YBN Cordae congratulated high school seniors with a thought-provoking performance during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

PARTY TIME! with the Jonas Brothers, featuring KAROL G


The Jonas Brothers, featuring KAROL G, congratulated high school seniors with a memorable performance of “X” featuring students, during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.
 

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