A naturalization ceremony was held at Rock Island High School stadium on Wednesday, May 10.
Naturalization ceremonies are the final step of the process for a foreign citizen or national to become a U.S. citizen. During this ceremony, about 60 immigrants from 20 countries will take the Oath of Allegiance and be sworn in as new U.S. citizens.
RIHS Government students were invited to attend. During the ceremony, RIHS junior Lauren Groene sang the National Anthem.