All grown up! Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos On Friday, June 11, her youngest son, Joaquin, graduated from high school.
“The graduate! # 2021 👨🎓, ”Ripa, 50, wrote alongside an Instagram photo of the trio at the opening ceremony in New York City.
The Live with Kelly and Ryan Cohost wore a pink blouse, printed skirt, and pink and teal necklaces as she snuggled up to her 50-year-old husband, who donned a navy suit and blue shirt. The 18-year-old graduate smiled as he wore a blue robe with yellow tassels. His white shirt and black tie protruded through the robe.
“So proud”, that Riverdale star commented on his wife’s post.
Ripa, who also shares son Michael (23) and daughter Lola (19) with Consuelos, documented the exciting day, from her and Joaquin’s mornings, when they got ready together until he went through the early stages of the Churchill School and Center.
“In our robes,” she wrote on her Instagram story next to a photo of her in her makeup robe with clips in her hair while Joaquin wore his graduation clothes.
The talk show host shared several photos of her youngest child, who was hanging out with friends after the ceremony, in addition to his meeting Gayle King, the school’s honorary spokesman.
Ripa closed her Instagram story with a photo of her holding Consuelos’ hand while attending the ceremony. “The empty nests,” she labeled the snapshot.
Last month the couple who met while auditioning did All of my children, raved about her youngest son as he went to prom.
“It’s Prom Night … Quino and his lovely date Melissa,” Consuelos wrote on Instagram in May alongside a photo of his son wearing one of his tuxedos with the NYC skyline in the background.
Ripa commented on the photo and wrote: “In your tuxedo and in your shoes no less! . “
The producer of Joffrey Elite also posted photos on her social media account that documented the “pre-prom scenes” in which Joaquin posed next to his parents.
While the couple’s older children both graduated from high school and went to New York University, Joaquin signed up for wrestling at the University of Michigan in March.
Scroll down to see how Ripa and Consuelos thought of Joaquin’s big day: