Congratulations Grads of 2019! Way to go Lions!! June is fast approaching and that means many
graduation events will be taking place.
We would like all Grads and families to know the where, what, when and
how of all events so keep on reading. Please be aware that all Grad events are
drug and alcohol free and that all school rules apply. Teachers and Administrators volunteer their
time for a great week of celebrations.
Participation in these events is a privilege, and your support and
cooperation is greatly appreciated.
to be paid
Grad Fee of $120 is to be paid to Homeroom Teachers by
June 1. This fee pays for the graduation
ceremony including gowns and Aitken Centre rental.(This can be paid on-line)
Prom Tickets cost $35 each until May 1 to May 31. June 1 to 18 $40.
Transcripts to be sent to post-secondary institutions
may be ordered at Guidance. Fee of $1.
dates and Information
Exams are June 10-13 (see exam schedule for details)
June 14 unsuccessful
Grads will be contacted by their Guidance Counsellor
for marks on Monday, June 17 at 8:30
Service is on Sunday, June 16 at 6:00
pm and is being held at Leo Hayes High School.
This is an interdenominational service celebrating LHHS Graduates. All Grads, family and friends are invited to
attend. Casual dress. Reception after
Prom is on Tuesday, June 18, 7:00 – 11:00 pm at LHHS.
arriving at 6:45 at Willie O’Ree
Parade from Willie O’Ree dropping Grads off at main doors
8:00 Grand March
in front of LHHS
10:00 Grad Photo
10:45 Last Dance
Rehearsal is on THURSDAY, June 20
beginning at 9:00 am until approximately11:30 am at the Aitken Centre. ALL GRADS TAKING PART IN THE GRADUATION
CEREMONY MUST ATTEND REHEARSAL. Grads
are asked to arrive at 8:45 am (the Zamboni doors) to find their row and seat.
Grads will receive their gown at the end of rehearsal. Gowns are not available for pick-up again
until 6:00 pm at the Aitken Center on Graduation night - Friday, June 21.
Grads with guests that have mobility
concerns are asked to contact Mr. Carroll by June 8. firstname.lastname@example.org
Grads are asked
to be at the South Gym by 6:15 pm to get lined up. Grads are asked not to bring personal items
(purses, cell phones, cameras, etc.) with them as there is no safe place to
leave them during the ceremony and they should not be carried with them.
Grads are asked
to not leave the floor or exit the building during the ceremony. Teachers will be available for assistance if
needed on the floor.
Gifts such as
balloons and flowers are to be kept and given to Grads after the ceremony.
for the Photo Area will be given during the ceremony. Please remember that this is for one or two
photos not a photo shoot. A reminder to
take photos of Grads in gowns between when they receive the gowns at rehearsal
on Thursday and before the Ceremony on Friday. Grads return gowns directly
after the ceremony, at which time they receive their $20 deposit. They will
exit the Aitken center on the lower level facing the soccer field.
Seating at the
Aitken Centre is on a ‘first come first serve’ basis. Doors will open at 6:00 pm. Invitations/tickets
are not required.
concludes before or by 9:30 pm.
Grads and families
are invited to LHHS for a reception in the cafeteria as Grads prepare to leave
for Safe Grad 2019.