This 72-year-old just proved nobody’s too old for senior high school!

Netizens were full of praise for 72-year-old Nicolas Jao Sucgang after he graduated from senior high school at the Napti Integrated School in Batan, Aklan.

Proving that age is just a number, 72-year-old Nicolas “Jao” Sucgang graduated from senior high school as part of the Napti Integrated School’s Batch of 2024 in Batan, Aklan.

In a post by teacher Carmen Selorio, Lolo Jao, as he is fondly called, is seen proudly marching with his classmates during the graduation ceremony. Clad in his green toga, he received his diploma with a smile, despite being older than some of his teachers.

“72 years old lolo, naggraduate sa Senior High School,” Carmen captioned her post. “Hindi hadlang edad pagdating sa edukasyon含含 Congratulations Lolo Jao.. Nicalas E. Sucgang, Class 2024,” she added.

Netizens were absolutely inspired by Lolo Jao’s milestone, flooding the comments with praise and admiration for his dedication to his studies. “Kahit 100 taon kana, basta malakas pa at maliwanag pa pagiisip at malusog pangangatawan pwedeng pwede magaral at makatapos ng college.” “There is no age limit in acquiring EDUCATION.” “Congrats tay, talagang pinursigi nyo maka Tapos Kahit matanda na kyo” “Tama po age doesn’t matter totoo yan ako nga age ko 27 working student graduated 2024 mga college na this opening” “Congrats pra sa pangarap pwedi ng magtayo ng negosyo naa palaisdaan”