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Graduation Information

IMPORTANT NOTICES REGARDING GRADUATION:

 

May 28 (Tues) Graduation Rehearsal (students) - 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM Performing Arts Center (ABSOLUTELY MANDATORY)

 

May 29 (Wed.) Graduation Rehearsal (students)- 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM Performing Arts Center (ABSOLUTELY MANDATORY)

 

May 30 (Thurs.) Graduation Rehearsal (students) - 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM Performing Arts Center (ABSOLUTELY MANDATORY)

June 1 (Sat.)   Graduation - 2:00 PM Leo Shields Field

June 2 (Sun.) **Graduation rain date – 2:00 PM Leo Shields Field

 

  • All students are required to be present for ALL rehearsals. Anyone who is not present for ALL rehearsals will not be allowed to participate in the graduation ceremony. 
  • You must purchase a cap and gown in order to participate in the ceremony.

  • Everyone must have a ticket to attend the graduation ceremony. There are two types of tickets, 4 white for seats on the field and 4 blue for seats in the bleachers.

  • **QRC (99.9) or OCN (104) radio stations will announce if graduation is postponed until June 2 due to inclement weather.

  • Gates will open at 12:30. Parking will be limited. No admittance before then.

  • Students will enter the building through the main entrance to go to the Performing Arts Center on graduation day. All other entrances will be locked. There will be no place for students to secure purses, etc., on graduation day.

  • Any student who has not taken care of their obligations to BHS will not be allowed to participate in the ceremony.

  • Seniors are to pick up their diplomas at designated tables after the ceremony. The ceremony should last approximately two hours.

  • No other garment or adornment may be worn outside or over the authorized Barnstable High School cap and gown. Students must wear shoes. Please NO spike heels or food on the turf field.