Seven months after Camp Fire, Paradise High School celebrates graduation

"I wanna tear up a little bit, just because everyone is happy. It’s happy tears, and just so amazing."


Seven months after the Camp Fire destroyed their town, the seniors of Paradise High School are celebrating their graduation and looking toward the future.

The Camp Fire destroyed nearly 14,000 homes, and of Paradise High School’s 980 students, about 900 of them lost theirs.

The students were forced to move their classes to nearby Chico, but on graduation night, they returned home.

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