Graduation - Important Senior Dates

Dec 13, 2018
Deadline to place graduation cap and gown orders. See the Jostens’ flyer for more details.

Dec 19, 2018
First semester finals are scheduled. If an early graduate will be required to take a final exam, the classroom teacher will provide written notification to the student and/or guardian no later than December 14th, 2018. All finals will be taken during the regularly scheduled exam time.

Dec 21, 2018
Your diploma name must reflect your legal name of record (middle name optional). It will appear exactly as shown in PowerSchool. Therefore, if the name contains special characters, or is not shown with proper spacing, your parent must submit a written request for correction to the school Registrar, Jessica Sauter, no later than this date.

Dec 21, 2018
This is the last day for seniors who are graduating at semester. Please see your guidance counselor to ensure all paperwork has been completed.

April 18, 2019
There will be a mandatory meeting for all seniors in Biester Auditorium at the start of second period (8:23 a.m.) to discuss graduation details. December grads that plan to walk in May should attend.

April 22, 2019
Financial obligations to District 87 must be paid-in-full in order to purchase PROM tickets. (Tickets will go on sale April 23-25. More details are available on-line)

May 9, 2019
The Senior Honors Convocation will be held.

May 10, 2019
All outstanding financial obligations to District 87 must be paid-in-full in order to receive your graduation cap and gown from Jostens and participate in prom.

May 11, 2019
Junior/Senior Prom will be held.

May 15, 2019
Finals will be held for seniors “at risk.” Instructors will notify students the week prior if an exam will be required. All iPads must be returned to the bookstore or purchased by the end of the day.

May 17, 2018
This is the last day of senior attendance. A senior celebration is being planned and the panoramic class photo will be taken. More information on this event will be shared at the mandatory April 18, meeting. Graduation tickets will be distributed during senior celebration.

May 24, 2019
There will be a mandatory graduation rehearsal at the College of DuPage. It will begin promptly at 5:00 p.m. Students must check in by 4:45 p.m. Seniors who work should plan ahead to request the afternoon off.

May 24, 2018
The graduation ceremony at COD starts at 7:00 p.m. Watch for details on the school website.