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EDISON HIGH SCHOOL COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION

Class of 2023

EHS GRADUATION
EDISON HIGH SCHOOL
FRIDAY, MAY 26, 2023
7:00PM

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR SENIORS

January 31st

Deadline for Senior Pictures and Baby Pictures to be Submitted for Yearbook
Electronic submission preferred. Send Pictures to: james.evans@edisonwildcats.org

May 1st

Deadline for Yearbook orders and payment
Click Here to Order

May 11th

Senior Walk at the Elementary Schools (Caps and Gowns Required), Senior Picnic, Relay for Life and Faculty Senior Basketball game
Report to EHS at 8:30 to board busses

May 15th-18th

Senior Exams
May 17 and 18–Science, English, Band, Choir, Weight Training, Art and Spanish
May 19 and 20–Math, Social Studies, Media, Ag, Study Skills, Gym, Health, Work Study
May 21–Second Half of Electives and Make Ups

May 18th

Baccalaureate 7:00 EHS Auditorium
6:30pm Seniors Report (EHS Cafeteria) Caps and Gowns required

May 21st

Senior Honors Banquet (Invitation Only Event)
2:00pm The Countryside

May 22nd

Senior Honor Graduate Breakfast (Invitation Only Event)
9:30 EHS Cafeteria

May 24th

Graduation Practice (Attendance Required)
12:00pm EHS Fieldhouse

May 26th

Commencement
7:00pm Edison High School Field House
Parking Lots open at 5:30
Fieldhouse Doors open at 6:00
6:15pm Graduates Assembled

May 30th – June 2nd

Diploma Pick Up
7:00am-2:00pm EHS Office (See Mrs. Woodward)

These dates are subject to change. Any changes to the senior schedule or modifications of the festivities due to Covid-19 or for any other reason will be announced via Edison student email addresses, Edison Local Facebook Page, edisonwildcats.org, this website and One Call. We are hoping for no interruptions or modifications this spring.

Frequently Asked Questions

Question: What should I wear to graduation?

Answer: Ladies, wear light colored dresses and light colored shoes. Gentlemen, wear dark dress pants (NO JEANS), dark shoes, white shirts, and ties.

No decorating/bedazzling caps or gowns!

NO SUNGLASSES, NO CHEWING GUM, ETC…

Question: When should I arrive for graduation on Friday, May 26th?

Answer: You should meet no later than 6:15pm. We will need to line you up at this time. Please try to carpool to the site to allow more parking for your parents and other guests. Commencement will begin promptly at 7:00pm.

Question: Where do I get my mother’s flower?

Answer: Flowers will be distributed at practice.I will have a few flowers available on graduation day. If you would like flowers for your stepmother, please ask about availability at practice.

Question: How long will the ceremony last?

Answer: The ceremony will last no longer than two hours.

Question: Does my family need tickets?

Answer: No, seating is done by ushers on a first come first serve basis. Floor seating and bleacher seating will be available. There is ample seating for families with handicapped members. If you have a handicapped member in your party, approach one of the ushers for assistance.

Question: Can my family bring noisemakers and confetti?

Answer: No, confetti and noisemakers are prohibited.

Question: Will individual scholarships be announced?

Answer: No, this information will be printed in the program. Please be sure to get any information you wish to have included to the guidance department as soon as possible.

Question: Will graduates be able to throw their caps?

Answer: Yes, before the Recessional. Be sure that your name is written inside of your cap if you want to be sure you get the same one back.