Luke Klores speaks to the fifth grade students.

Luke Klores ’21 reassured the Class of 2028 at their Moving On ceremony, saying that the faculty “will always be by your side.”

“Being a Riverdale student is someone who is going to be challenged, who is going to learn tough material,” he said. Students who try new activities, take ownership of their challenges, and advocate for themselves will find teachers who will encourage and support them, he said.

You can listen to his full speech here.