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Class of 2019 Information

Senior Banquet There is a lot of information for the Class of 2019 at this time of the year so here is a recap of all things SENIOR!  Please read carefully!

All seniors need to complete the UCPS Graduation Survey in Naviance. This is the only way we will know where to send your final transcript. The Graduation Survey can be found on the bottom right-hand corner of the main Naviance page under the “What’s New” section. Please complete the Graduation Survey by Friday, May 17, so that we can gather the information needed for our Academic Signing Day on May 21.

The Academic Signing Day is an opportunity to recognize your post-secondary plans. Please dress in your college spirit wear and be ready to celebrate! 

The Scholarship Breakfast will be at 8am on Friday, May 24. If you have not done so already, it is not too late to submit scholarship information. Please remember to submit all scholarships received, academic and athletic, not just the ones you plan on accepting. We want to see you there!

As a little incentive for submitting scholarship information, we are holding a drawing for participants to receive a college t-shirt of their choice. Two students have already won. There will be another drawing the week of May 20 so it is not too late to submit your letters/emails for a chance to win!

Our Class of 2019 board is filling up! If you have not done so already, it is not too late to submit your letters (or acceptance emails). You can drop off copies, or email them to your counselor so we can recognize you on the board.

In addition to dropping off copies to Ms. McAleer in Guidance, students should enter scholarships into Naviance. Students should enter all offers received, athletic and academic, regardless of whether they intend to accept the offer or not. We want to include as many students as possible in the end of year scholarship breakfast.

Plan on enlisting in the armed forces? We want to recognize those entering the military, please let us know the branch you plan on attending so you can be recognized!

Next week is Senior Week and there are many activities planned:

Monday, May 20 – “Senioritis” Wear PJs, Chalk Your Spot from 6-8pm (BYOC)

Tuesday, May 21 - Wear College T-shirt, Academic Signing, Ice cream after school

Wednesday, May 22 - Wear Greek (classic vs. modern), Scavenger Hunt, Paint Wars at 4pm

Thursday, May 23 – “Risky Business,” *Senior Banquet 6-8 pm @ Forest Hill Church

Friday, May 24 - Wear Senior shirts from Paint Wars, Scholarship Breakfast, Senior Awards, Senior Picnic, Spring Fling & Yearbooks

*Note – ticket sales for the Senior Banquet have been extended through Wed., May 15! Purchase through Online School Payments on our website. Tickets include dinner, dessert, senior favor, and a chance to win great prizes. Dress is dressy casual.

Senior Spotlights will be starting soon. Senior Spotlights will be a way to highlight our seniors and their future plans through their own special page on our website. All seniors will be welcome to participate by filling out a Google form and submitting the photo of their choice. Stay tuned for more information.

The Class of 2019 Commencement will be held Monday, June 10, 2019 from 9:00 – 10:30am at Winthrop Coliseum in Rock Hill, S.C. Each senior will be given 5 tickets for guests and may purchase up to 4 additional tickets. Additional tickets are being sold online from May 1-31 through Online School Payments. There will be an in-person opportunity to purchase tickets with Mrs. Dillner from 6-8pm on May 30.

At Graduation, gentlemen – please wear khaki dress pants, a white dress shirt, dark tie, and dress shoes. Ladies – please wear a dress/skirt (not pants), with a top that will not show beneath the gown, and dress shoes. Do not wear the white collar that comes with the graduation gowns. No tennis shoes, boat shoes, or flip flops are permitted for any students.

Graduation Rehearsal will be on the CHS campus at 9am on June 7 in the main gym. Graduation Rehearsal *is required* for all graduating seniors. Students will receive their 5 tickets as well as any additional tickets they purchased online at the Rehearsal. 

Watch for updates on our Senior and Graduation webpage. It’s a very exciting time of the year… congratulations to the Class of 2019 and go Cavs!


Posted May 14, 2019