Grad Breakfast – Friday, June 22th, 2012 – A.M.
There is a mandatory graduation breakfast that will be held in the cafeteria at 10:00 a.m. Breakfast is $3.00 and tickets can be purchased from Mr. Stargardter or Ms McDonald. After the breakfast we will have a graduation rehearsal. We should be completed by 12:00 p.m.
* We are inviting grads to write a short message on the reverse of your name-card. This could be a quote, a thank you to special people, or a message to your fellow graduates. The message will be read after your name is announced and while you are walking across the stage to receive your diploma.
DINNER & DANCE – Friday, June 22th, 2012
Victoria inn winnipeg – 1808 Wellington Ave.
Before purchasing a ticket – a contract must be picked up from Ms Lamont (217) and return signed by June 6th.
Arrival 6:00-7:00 p.m.; Dinner served 7:00 p.m. Dance 8:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. Staff will be assisting. No bags, backpacks or coats, or gym bags will be permitted in the banquet hall. I.D. required for alcoholic beverage purchases and consumption. Soft drinks available free of charge. It is recommended that you be transported to and from the event. Do not drive if you intend to drink! Groups using their own vehicle must have a designated driver.
CONVOCATION CEREMONIES – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27TH, 2012
PANTAGES PLAYHOUSE THEATRE
180 MARKET (AT MAIN STREET) – 9:30 a.m. SHARP!
Procedure: Caps & gowns will be distributed from 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Plan to arrive early and take pictures with family and friends. (Reminder that students attending convocation must wear a cap and gown. See Mr. Notorianni (Room 128) immediately if you have not made these arrangements). Graduates will be lined up in alphabetical order for the entry march at 9:00 a.m. Once lined up you will receive a card* with your name on it; hand this card to the teacher as you go onto the stage to receive your diploma.
Dress: Please do not wear shorts under the grad gown. Try not to wear runners – this is a very special occasion – let’s treat it with the respect it deserves.
Photograph: Once you have received your diploma a 5 x 7 photograph will be taken. (Price of photograph is included in the purchase of your dinner and dance ticket .) Photos will be mailed to your home address.
After the Ceremony: Return the gowns—hang them on the hangers and hand them in before you leave the building. Lost or damaged gowns will cost $75.00 – look after them. A small reception with refreshments will be held immediately after the ceremony at Pantages.