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Graduation Information



Herff Jones will be here on May 17th during lunches to deliver the rest of gowns! If you were unable to pick your gown up , please see Mrs. Chicelli only if your gown is paid for.  If you have not paid for your gown in full, you will have to do that online.   Email Ryan Radford at wncgrad@gmail.com to find out your account number and balance.

SENIOR GROUP PHOTO: HHS STADIUM – 
May 21st, 7:45am
Gowns Only and Caps! Your senior was given the order forms in homeroom.  We have additional order forms in the office. You will need to fill out your form and order the morning the picture is taken.

Friday May 31, 2019 AWARDS CEREMONY:

HHS GYM – 8:30 a.m.


ATTENDANCE IS REQUIRED

Bring your gown, medallion, and cords (NO caps or stole) to Awards ceremony.

Line up single file, alphabetical order next to the main building outside the gym entrance by 8:00 am.

Lists will be posted by homeroom on the walls.

The line is to begin along the wall in the mall.

Faculty members will check the lines at 8:15 am.

Parents, family, and friends of seniors are invited to attend.

Do not wear flip flops, rainbow sandals, or tennis shoes.

Boys wear long dress slacks.

Girls wear a dress, skirt or long pants.

 

Friday,  June14, 2019 PRACTICE

9:00 a.m. ATTENDANCE IS REQUIRED.   DO NOT BRING GOWNS!

Length of time required for practice will depend on how well instructions are followed. 

Dress comfortable-dress code
shorts and appropriate t-shirts.

Be in gym in the CHAIR with your name on back of seat.                                                

We will run through entering and exiting ONE or TWO times.

We will practice when to stand and sit.

We will also practice walking across the stage and receiving your diploma.

You will receive 10 tickets in case graduation is inside gym.

  

FRIDAY JUNE 14, 2019 GRADUATION 8:00 P.M.

GRADUATES ARE TO BE IN GYM IN THEIR SEATS BY 6:45 P.M.

BE ON TIME!

DRESS CODE FOR GRADUATION
DO NOT CHEW GUM!!!!!! NO FLIP FLOPS OR TENNIS SHOES.
Wear appropriate attire.  Dress will be checked!
  • Females: Dress shoes, dresses or skirts, pants but no jeans.
  • Males: Dress pants, no jeans, shirts and ties, white shirt preferred, dress shoes only and socks.
  • Placement of caps
  • Peak should be in center of forehead just above eyebrow level. Your cap should lay FLAT ON YOUR HEAD.
  • Use bobby pins to secure cap on the sides if needed 
  • TASSEL ON YOUR RIGHT
  • General Notes
  • Graduation is open to everyone if held outside.
  • In the event of inclement weather, ceremony will be inside the Gym.
  • If the weather is questionable, call the school after 4 p.m. on Friday.
  • Turn off cell phones or even better, don’t bring them.
  • Smoking is not allowed on school grounds.
  • Guests are not to leave the stadium/gym until the recessional is completed.
  • If a guest is physically challenged, have them arrive early so that they may sit in the designated special area.
  • A handicap drop off area will be available for the stadium/gym assisted by ROTC cadets.
  • Guests in wheelchairs or who need accommodations and want special parking MUST fill out the request at https://forms.gle/xNUHNhNnxG6ZmyXy7.
  • TICKETS FOR ADMISSION ARE REQUIRED IF GRADUATION IS HELD INSIDE.
  • Only the balcony area will be open to guests after the processional begins.
  • Anyone that leaves the main floor of the gym after the ceremony begins may return only to the balcony area for the remainder of the ceremony.
  • Guests are not to leave the main gym floor until the recessional is complete.

AT FRIDAY’S PRACTICE ALL SENIORS WILL BE GIVEN TEN TICKETS FOR ADMISSION TO THE GYM FOR GRADUATION.  NO ONE WILL BE PERMITTED IN THE GYM WITHOUT A TICKET.  NO TICKETS ARE NEEDED IF GRADUATION OUTSIDE.

 ** Any student who does not have access to these clothes, see Guidance.

Pictures will be taken of the students with their diplomas.  You will be able to order these pictures on-line.  All parents will be emailed the link.  I will also post the link on the website.

Questions or concerns: Mrs. Robin Chicelli (828) 322-5860 ext. 2246 chicelliro@hickoryschools.net

 

 

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