Senior Newsletter

Senior Newsletter 2017
Posted on 03/18/2017
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Senior Newsletter

CLASS OF 2017
SENIOR NEWSLETTER #1
COMMENCEMENT
DATE: Sunday, May 28, 2017
TIME: 4:00 PM
School sanctioned caps and gowns must be worn.

COMMENCEMENT REHEARSAL
Commencement rehearsal will be Wednesday, May 10, 2017 @ 2:45. Attendance at rehearsal is mandatory. Make arrangements in advance with employers as employment is not an excuse to miss rehearsal. If you do not attend rehearsal you may not participate in the Commencement Ceremony.

COMMENCEMENT TICKETS
Tickets for Commencement will be distributed on Tuesday, May 2 and Wednesday, May 3 from
7:15 am - 7:40 am and 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm. Tickets will be distributed in the Guidance Center on both days.
Each senior will receive up to 5 tickets at that time and may request up to a maximum of 3 additional
tickets. Please ask for no more tickets than you really need as there is a limited number of extra ticketsavailable. Be prepared to show your I.D. when picking up tickets. Extra tickets (if available) will be distributed on Tuesday, May 9 from 7:15 am – 7:40 am and 2:45 pm – 3:15 pm and Wednesday, May 10 from 7:15 am – 7:40 am in the Guidance Center. The number of additional tickets distributed will depend on the number of extras requested by the entire class. Remember that anyone other than a member of the graduating class must have a ticket of admission at the door.

CAP AND GOWNS
Josten's will deliver caps, gowns and other senior items on Tues, April 4 during all lunch lines. Please call 1-800-JOSTENS to pay by credit card or debit card. On the delivery day Jostens will only accept either cash or money order to pay the balance of your order. Your account must be paid in full in order to pick up your order. No checks or credit cards will be accepted. This will be the only day of distribution.

BACCALAUREATE
DATE: Wednesday, May 10, 2017
TIME: 7:00 PM
More information on Baccalaureate will be in the next senior bulletin.

HONORS ASSEMBLY
DATE: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
TIME: 7:00 PM

SENIOR CLASS PICTURE
A 12" X 24" color picture of the entire senior class will be taken on Wednesday, March 22 at 7:30am in Thiel Gym. Order forms will be available that day.

SENIOR PROM
DATE: Saturday, April 29, 2017
PLACE: Lake Storey Pavilion
TIME: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
TICKETS: $20.00 each
This year’s prom theme will be “Diamonds are Forever”. Ticket sales for Prom will take place April 19 - 28.
Tickets will not be sold at the door. Persons purchasing tickets must have enough credits to be of senior status. All mid-term graduates and seniors bringing a guest to Prom who are not from GHS need to have the Prom Verification form completed and signed no later than April 25. Forms will not be accepted after that date unless prior arrangements have been made with an administrator.
Prom pictures will be taken by Dickerson’s Photography. Various packages will be available.

PROJECT GRADUATION
Project Graduation will be held May 28 - 29 at the GHS Fieldhouse. Check-in will be from 11:30-12:00 midnight, then the doors close until 6:00 am. Seniors may leave before 6:00 am with the written
permission of their parents. Permission slips will be mailed home. Please remember to get them turned in by May 5.

COLLEGE BOUND SENIORS
You will need a final transcript sent to the college you plan to attend after graduation. Fill out the pink transcript request and return it to the front office or to Mrs. Stephan in the guidance center.

DATES TO REMEMBER:
SENIOR PICTURE…………………………………….. March 22 7:30 am
CAP & GOWN PICKUP……………………………….. April 4 11:15 am - 1:15 pm
SENIOR PROM………………………………………… April 29 8:00 pm -11:00 pm
COMMENCEMENT TICKET DISTRIBUTION…… May 2 7:15 am-7:40 am
2:45 pm-3:15 pm
May 3 7:15 am-7:40 am
2:45 pm-3:15 pm
HONORS ASSEMBLY………………………………… May 9 7:00 pm
COMMENCEMENT REHEARSAL…………………. May 10 2:45 pm
BACCALAUREATE……………………………………. May 10 7:00 pm
COMMENCEMENT……………………………………. May 28 4:00 pm
PROJECT GRADUATION…………………………….. May 28-29 11:30 pm-6:00 am

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