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*IMPORTANT* 2019 Commencement Information



Thursday, May 23, 2019 (Day D)

  • Last Full Day for Seniors


Friday, May 24, 2019 (Day A)

  • 7:30-10:30 am- Attend morning classes
  • 10:30-11:30 am- Senior picnic
  • 11:30 am- Seniors meet in auditorium for cap/gown distribution
  • If  requesting handicapped seating for any of your 3 guests IF the ceremony is inside-see Mrs. Suter or Miss Fedor during this time
  • 12:10 pm-12:55 pm- Senior Video
  • 1:00 pm- Seniors visit and walk the halls of the junior high and then their elementary schools
  • Please make sure your locker is cleaned out by the end of the day!
  • All fines must be paid, laptops and books returned & detentions/suspensions completed by the end of the day!


Tuesday, May 28, 2019 (Rehearsal is MANDATORY)

  • 7:30 am- Seniors report to the auditorium for attendance (BE ON TIME!)
  • 7:35 am - 12:00 pm- Graduation rehearsal (Tickets will be distributed during practice)

Wednesday, May 29, 2019  (Rehearsal is MANDATORY)

  • 7:30 am- Seniors report to the auditorium for attendance (BE ON TIME!)
  • 7:35 am-12:00 pm -Graduation rehearsal
  • 7:00 pm -Baccalaureate Service at Latrobe United Methodist Church 440 Main Street, Latrobe


Thursday, May 30, 2019- Commencement ceremony will begin at 7:00 PM

  • All seniors must be in the high school main gym by 6:00 PM (There is limited parking – carpooling would be appreciated)
  • At the conclusion of the ceremony, seniors will go directly to the aux. gym to pick up their diploma, report card, immunization record and cumulative folder

Friday, May 31, 2019 (Rain date if needed)

  • Follow same schedule as listed above for May 30th

**ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY on Fri. 5/24, Tues. 5/28, and Wed. 5/29!
Be sure to schedule off work/make any necessary arrangements ahead of time for those days.
Attendance is required to walk in the Commencement Ceremony!**

Ticket Information:
Each senior will be given 2 sets of tickets.  One set to be used if commencement is held inside (auditorium) and one set if commencement is held outside (Rossi Field).

  • If commencement is held outside, students will be given 5 tickets for admission to the bleachers.  
    No one will be admitted into the bleachers without a ticket.  No assigned seating.
    No special ticket needed for handicapped seating.  There will be handicapped seating available at the top of the bleachers and on the track around Rossi Field.
    • If commencement is held outside there will be additional seating on the road above the field for guests that do not have a ticket.
  • If commencement is held inside, students will be given 3 tickets for assigned seats in the auditorium.
    • Handicapped seating is available inside IF a student requests a handicap accessible seat.

The Graduation ceremony will be streamed live on the District’s webpage on May 30th at 6:30 p.m.  For more information and instructional video, please go to and follow the link on the homepage.

 (Try the test page prior to the ceremony to make sure you have the required players installed on your computer).