Tucson charter school graduation

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Graduation season isn't over. More than 50 graduates from Ombudsman Tucson Charter School received their diplomas.

A packed house at the temple of music and art watched as friends and family walked across the stage.

The Ombudsman Charter School helps student with personalized instruction and students who were at risk of dropping out of school.

"I don't know how I would get through the year without them, they give me purpose to get up in the morning everyday.  It feels good.  I'm proud.  I am grateful for everybody that kept pushing me to graduate," said graduate Edward Jaramillo.

This is the third graduating class from the Tucson charter school.