The esteemed Filipino socialite and business scion made the announcement on Instagram on May 27, 2023. Filled with parental pride and love, Small uploaded a series of photos on Instagram, showing the whole family huddled together to celebrate their youngest's achievement.
LOOK: Small Laude's Daughter Has Now Graduated from a Prestigious International School
Small wrote in the caption: "Congratulations baby girl, our Chinadoll, @allisonlaude! So proud of you!"
She added, "So many colors haha!" referencing the school's unique way of recognizing its graduates by adorning vibrant honor cords instead of medals.
"Lool, Dad was so teary-eyed! We love you baby!"
Allison, 18, completed her senior high school education at the prestigious International School Manila. Adding to the excitement, it was revealed that Allison had been accepted into Claremont McKenna College, a prestigious liberal arts college located in California.
Small promptly shared this news on Instagram as well, expressing her pride by saying, "Congratulations, Allison! So proud of you! Despite the fact that mom wanted you to stay. Time flies so fast. I can’t believe you’re going to college."
According to reports, the tuition fee starts at a staggering $60,715 or approximately P3,339,325 per semester.
Celebrities and Netizens React to Allison Graduating High School
Dra. Vicki Belo, another prominent socialite and dermatologist to the stars, could relate to Small's sentiments.
She commented, "Such a bittersweet experience. Your baby has graduated but now will be leaving for college far away. You raised such a wonderful girl. May God bless her and keep her safe always."
The mix of emotions experienced by parents during such milestones was evident in her comment.
Family, friends, and followers of Small also expressed their warmest congratulations in the comment section.
Congratulations, Allison! Wishing you the best of luck in all your future endeavors.
*This story originally appeared on Pep.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.