Important Dates to Remember



Graduation Schedule at a Glance

Commencement speaker nominations: Dec. 1-15, 2017

Commencement speaker voting/election: Jan. 1, 2018

Apply to participate: January 1, 2018

Photos Submitted: January 1, 2018

Program Bios Submitted: Feb. 1, 2018

Student Speeches: Feb. 15, 2018

Parent Tribute Submitted: February 15, 2018

Mandatory Graduation Rehearsal: TBD


There will be deadlines for nominating and voting upon commencement speaker, cap and gown measurements, etc. Please be sure to read all of the emails from CHOIS.


Graduation Day– May 16, 2018

12:00 Graduates arrive at the Brandt Center
12:00-2:00 Brief rehearsal
2:00-3:45 Pizza party
3:45-4:15 Put on caps, gowns and finishing touches
4:15 Class photo and candid photos
5:30 Rest, visit, stay clean, greet guests.


Upon checking in on graduation day, each graduate will be given 10 reserved seating signs with their family name on them. First come, first served, so if you want good seats it will pay to be on time! When placing signs, please do not leave space between your reserved seats and another reservation block. We expect a standing-room-only crowd!