ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4) — STEM School Highlands Ranch graduating seniors will attend their commencement on Monday evening thanks to the Denver Broncos. The Broncos are opening up their training facility for the Class of 2019.
Two suspects walked into the school with handguns and starting shooting on May 7. Kendrick Castillo, 18, was shot and killed while trying to prevent one of the gunman from hurting more students or teachers. There is a tribute to Castillo planned for the ceremony.READ MORE: ‘Finally Fix The Damn Roads In Colorado’: Gov. Jared Polis Targets Interstate 70 Stretch Between Floyd Hill And Idaho Springs At Bill Signing
Eight students were injured in the shooting. The school has been closed since the attack.READ MORE: Third Straight Day Of Record Setting Heat
The ceremony will be closed to the media out of respect for privacy for the students and their families.
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