GRADUATION REHEARSAL – Wednesday, June 2nd starting at Football Field at 9:00am
Wednesday, June 2nd starting at Football Field at 9:00am You MUST attend the rehearsal on Wednesday if you want to be in the ceremony on Thursday. The rehearsal will begin before the Senior Lunch at about 9:00 a.m. and will last until approximately 11:30 a.m.
GRADUATION DAY—June 3rd at 4:00pm
Graduates need to report to the designated sign-in area by 3:00 pm with a cap and gown (Please don’t bring purses, cell phones, etc., as there are no pockets in the gowns)
Graduation is a formal occasion - please dress accordingly: shirts with collars, no shorts or cut-offs, no bare feet, no athletic shoes or other attire that would detract from the solemnity of the event. Photographs of all grads will be taken by a professional company. Proofs will be sent home with no obligation to buy.
During the ceremony as you march across the stage, you will be given a case with your diploma inside. It is your responsibility to ensure a safe place for your diploma. Lost diplomas will cost you money. Diplomas not picked up after the ceremony will be available in the Guidance Office until the end of June.
GRAD NIGHT PARTY—June 3rd at 7:00 pm The Safe & Sober Grad Night Party is sponsored by the PTA. Students must arrive at M-A's New Gym at 7:00 p.m. sharp on June 3rd to load buses that will take them to venue. Students will return by bus Friday, June 4th at 2:00 a.m. Note: there will be little time between the end of the graduation ceremony and grad night check-in at M-A. Please plan family celebrations accordingly. The event is a surprise and the evening will be filled with fun, games, entertainment, food, drink, and more! Only M-A graduates are invited to participate in this grad night celebration. To participate, students must submit a completed Grad Night Registration Form and Waiver, both of which can be found in the school office, the Guidance Center, at the bottom of this webpage, and on the PTA website. The cost is $130.00 per student. To purchase your ticket online, please click the link below labeled Online Grad Night Tickets Sales link or click http://www.mabearspta.org/events/grad-night/. Scholarships are available. For more information, please contact Taylor Perkins.