A special prayer service was held in St. Jude Church to celebrate the conclusion of the academic year for the three-year-old and four-year-old pre-kindergarten classes at St. Jude School, Mountain Top. Following the opening procession, welcoming remarks were delivered by Jeanne Rossi, principal. The student-led program included prayers and vocal selections. St. Jude Parish Deacon Eugene Kovatch offered reflections about the class and assisted Rossi with the presentation of certificates. A reception for family and friends was held in the school cafeteria. Participants, from left, first row, are Abigail Krupa, Madeline Cappillo, Brady Johnson, Katelyn Sweich, Alexis Panzik, Isabelle Wasley, Ellis Tammarine, Brennan Verba and Rishi Patel. Second row: Jeffrey Stec, Adrienne Shebelock, Jack Rodgers, Nathan Wisniewski, Hayley Keiser, Joseph Mayernik, David Kopinski, Mason Barley and Addison Robbins. Third row: Anson Jumper, Patrick Smith, Charlie Modrovsky, Cayden Sartori, Allen Seifert, Jacob Kopko, Kyra Chepolis, Trey Mouledoux, Matthew Mascarenhas and Hayden Martinchek. Fourth row: Diane Adams, teacher; Kovatch; Rossi; and Rose Lee Bednarz, teacher.