Although they’re not really related to most of us celebrity kids feel familiar, because we have seen them grow up before us. This spring, many of them reached a milestone – graduation, middle school, high school…even kindergarten.
Their parents were there to support them and, in most cases, take a snap.
Take a look:
The daughter of Kevin Hart and his ex-wife, Torrei, did her parents proud by graduating from the private Sierra Canyon School in Los Angeles. Torrei even shared footage of Heaven’s onstage address; She was the salutatorian, which gave her time to crack a joke, just like her father would have.
Kevin, who has four children in all, shared his own words: “Heav you made me so proud yesterday,” he wrote. “Doo, Zo and Ori are all looking at you. … You are the best big sister ever!!!!!! We all love you so much!!!!!!”
“We’re so proud of you,” Ripa captioned a collection of photos from the New York University student’s big day. Lola’s father looked equally pleased.
Hard to believe the youngest Obama, who was just 7 when her family moved into the White House, is old enough to graduate from Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California . His parents, former President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, and his sister Malia were there to cheer him on.
Gaines, who is the son of household gurus Chip and Joanna Gaines, graduated from high school this year, which his mother commemorated with a sweet collection of photos of him over the years.
“It’s like yesterday we were cheering him on as he took his first steps…but last weekend, as he walked across the stage to receive his high school diploma (!!), we cheered him on. cheered as he took his first steps into a world beyond what he knows. We are so proud of you, Drake,” she wrote.
Exes Jennie Garth and Peter Facinelli posed for photos at their daughter’s graduation from The New School in New York City.
A day earlier, the Beverly Hills, 90210 The star explained that she told Luca she couldn’t come, so she could surprise her – which she definitely did.
Khloé Kardashian was “not well” after True, her daughter with Tristan Thompson, finished kindergarten.
True’s cousin Stormi, daughter of Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott, marked the same milestone – just as adorably.
David Daniel Otunga Jr.
EGOT status holder Jennifer Hudson has summoned her fans to congratulate her son, whose father is her ex David Otunga. “My baby is in high school now! she exclaimed.
Mingus Lucien Reedus
Count Helena Christensen and Norman Reedus as another group of friendly exes who celebrated together at this year’s cap and dress ceremonies. Mingus, who is already a model like her mother, was part of New York University’s graduating cohort.
Ivey Joan Watson
Jamie Lynn Spears’ daughter and her husband Jamie Watson celebrated the end of preschool.
Heather Locklear was “such a proud mom” when Ava, her daughter with ex Richie Sambora, graduated from USC with an advanced degree.
Remember the little Bentley from teen mom? He is in college. Mom Maci Bookout, stepdad Taylor McKinney and his younger siblings marked the event with a family photo.
Jerry and Jessica Seinfeld’s daughter – her mother called her “our marvel” – is now a graduate of Duke University.
Gunner, the eldest son of reality TV alums Spencer and Heidi Pratt, will start kindergarten in the fall. (Youngest son Ryker is 7 months old.) His mother said she already had “so many tears of joy and thoughtfulness.”