Senior exams begin on Monday, May 22nd with period 4 and 6 exams. The attendance policy will remain in effect through Graduation
May 23rd Tuesday Senior Exams (5 & 1) Day 5 - (5, 1) 2, 3, 4
May 24th Wednesday Senior Exams (2 & 3) Day 6 - (2, 3) 6, 7, 1*
May 25th Thursday Senior Exams ( 7 ) Day 2 - (7) 3 4, 5, 6
(*change in order)
May 11th Thursday School and Community Scholarship Night 7:00pm Auditorium
All scholarships will be awarded this night.
Students receiving an award and their parents/guardians will receive an invitation letter.
May 17th Wednesday Student Council Banquet 6:30pm Auditorium
May 18th Thursday Spring Concert/Arts Night 6:00pm Auditorium
May 24th Wednesday National Honor Society Reception 6:30pm Auditorium
Parents of NHS members are strongly encouraged to attend.
May 26th Friday Senior Exam Make Up Day
May 29th Monday Memorial Day – No School
May 30th Tuesday Class Trip 7:30am-5:00pm
Brownstone Exploration & Discovery Park, Portland, CT
No food or beverages will be allowed on the bus. All bags will be checked before any student boards the bus. If there is a problem with a student, parents will be called to pick him/her up. All school rules apply.
May 31st Wednesday Athletic Awards 6:30pm Auditorium
Athletic awards will be distributed to seniors. Please dress appropriately.
Parents strongly encouraged to attend.
June 1st Thursday Senior Breakfast 8:00am-9:00am GHS Commons
Superlatives will be announced at this time.
Mandatory Graduation Rehearsal 9:00am-11:30am Gym
Please arrive by 9:00 am and meet in the auditorium. Students will receive their school records, health forms and caps and gowns immediately after rehearsal.
Senior Class Night 6:30pm-8:30pm GHS Auditorium
All seniors and their family members are strongly encouraged to attend this event. Presentation of academic awards and yearbooks, and senior video will take place. Seniors should dress appropriately, as this is a formal event. Everyone come and recognize the graduating class of 2017. Light refreshments will be served after in the Commons.
June 2nd Friday Graduation Rehearsal 8:15am Rehearsal at Hanover Theatre
· Seniors must arrive promptly at 8:15am at GHS to board the bus.
· Busses will leave by 8:30am for Hanover Theatre
Graduation 5:00 pm Doors Open at the Hanover Theatre
5:45 pm Guests must be seated.
5:50 pm Doors Close/Students Line Up – We must close the doors to ensure a smooth graduate procession.
6:00 pm Ceremony promptly begins! (Doors will not be reopened until the procession has finished.)
Seniors must report at 5:00pm. Seniors must wear proper attire under their gowns. NO SNEAKERS. NO DECORATIONS ON CAPS.
Bon Voyage Party 10:00pm-5:00am
The party will be a lock-in at the gym at Grafton High School starting at 10:00pm. They may be picked up the following morning at 5:00am.
Bags will be inspected.