Seniors are required to dress formally for Senior Night and Graduation. Graduates are encouraged to dress appropriately, (business casual). Students dressed inappropriately may be denied the opportunity to participate in the Graduation Ceremony.
Gowns will be delivered folded up in a plastic bag along with the cap and tassel. Only district approved caps, gowns and cords may be worn at graduation.
Students are allowed to decorate their graduation caps for the ceremony. Only the flat, top area of the mortar board may be decorated. There may be nothing hanging down from any of the sides of the cap. Decorations must be flat on the surface of the cap 3-D creations are not allowed.
Graduation caps will be reviewed and approved in advance of the ceremony. If a cap is deemed inappropriate, a new cap will be issued to the student for the ceremony.
Caps may not contain any advertisement, symbols, words, slogans, patches or pictures that:
Caps should be placed on the head so that the mortarboard is level, with the long point of the crown to the back. The front point should be worn down on the forehead. Do not tilt the cap backward or forward. Some students may need bobby pins to hold the cap in place.
Based on accomplishments, students will receive cords, special regalia or additional tassels the morning of graduation. The following items will be issued to students who qualify: