The Lake Zurich High School Class of 2016 graduates Sunday, May 29.

Enjoy this throwback photo from proud mom Lisa Gaggiano, Ela Township’s Senior Resource Specialist, of a group of LZHS students on their first day of kindergarten and today as they prepare to graduate.

Top photo: Jacob Carlson, Nicole Gaggiano, Dan Marshalla, Ian Noronha and Delaney Heisterkamp stood at their bus stop in the Red Bridge Farm subdivision for this photo on their first day of kindergarten at Sarah Adams Elementary School.

Bottom photo: The same students posing at the same bus stop at the end of their high school journey.

Congratulations students! We wish you the best in the next chapter of your lives!

Jacob Carlson will be attending Purdue University. Nicole Gaggiano will be attending Miami University. Dan Marshalla will be attending the University of Illinois. Ian Noronha will be attending Mizzou-University of Missouri. Delaney Heisterkamp will be attending Miami University.