Erica Chin, top photo, left center, and classmates toss their caps at the conclusion of the 55th commencement ceremony at Miramonte High School in Orinda on June 13. Above left, Geoffrey Ringlee, 18, holds out his smart phone to take a "selfie" with his friends before graduation ceremonies at Campolindo High School in Moraga on June 13. At right, Acalanes High School graduate Jackson May raises his arms in celebration during the Lafayette school's Class of 2014 commencement June 13, 2014. This is the school's 74th graduating class. To see more images of these ceremonies and others from around the East Bay, go to http://photos.

Acalanes High School graduate Jackson May raises his arms in celebration during the Class of 2014 commencement in Lafayette, Calif., Friday, June 13, 2014.
Acalanes High School graduate Jackson May raises his arms in celebration during the Class of 2014 commencement in Lafayette, Calif., Friday, June 13, 2014. This is the school's 74th graduating class. (Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group)
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Geoffrey Ringlee, 18, holds out his smart phone as he takes a selfie with his friends before graduation ceremonies at Campolindo High School in Moraga,
Geoffrey Ringlee, 18, holds out his smart phone as he takes a selfie with his friends before graduation ceremonies at Campolindo High School in Moraga, Calif., on Friday, June 13, 2014. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group)