Seniors who have completed the requirements for graduation this summer will have their moment of pomp and circumstance on Thursday, Aug. 13. Commencement exercises for seniors from all district high schools are scheduled at 6 p.m. Thursday at Ellis Davis Field House, 9191 S. Polk St.
Graduating seniors are encouraged to participate in the commencement rehearsal set from 10 a.m.–noon, Wednesday, Aug. 12, also at Ellis Davis Field House. Students and families can go here for rehearsal guidelines and information about appropriate attire for the ceremony.
Relatives and friends of graduates who are unable to attend the ceremony in person can view the Thursday event live at 6 p.m. by clicking on a link on the district website. The ceremony will also be aired live on Time Warner Cable channel 98.
Following the event, a video of the ceremony will air on Channel 98 at 4 p.m. from Monday, Aug. 17, until Friday, Aug. 28. The graduation video will be posted on YouTube on Monday, Aug. 17, and can be viewed or downloaded at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLpyhyA1qUPMY_xMNRxY4tee1ozT_68by1.