Class of 2016 Graduation Information -

posted Mar 21, 2016, 10:32 AM by Hilary Godin   [ updated Jun 10, 2016, 10:06 AM ]

Sunday, June 12 - Graduation at 1:00 pm at Symphony Hall – Springfield. 
Graduates must be at Springfield Symphony Hall by 12:15 pm. Upon arrival, please proceed upstairs to the Mahogany Room.  
Please inform your parents and guests: No Balloons are allowed in Symphony Hall. Nothing—including flowers, can be given to seniors during graduation!There is LIMITED handicapped seating. First come basis. Call school for details.

DOORS OPEN FOR PARENTS AND GUESTS AT 12:15 pm

GUIDE TO SENIOR ACTIVITIES 2016


Day

Date

Activity

Thursday

April 14

Senior Class dues ($50) must be paid before participation in senior activities.

Last day to sign up and pay for High Meadow!

Thursday

April 28

High Meadow 8:30-4:00 pm.  ALL STUDENTS MUST BE BUSED to and from the event

Thursday

May 19

Last day to sign up and pay for Prom!

Friday

May 27

Last day of classes for seniors.  All books and equipment must be returned by today.

Friday

May 27

MANDATORY Graduation Rehearsal—7:45-9:15 a.m. in Auditorium

NOTE:  The school nurse will hand to each student their original school medical records.

Tuesday/

Wednesday

May 31-June 1

In-class EXAMS—Make up exams for excused absences only on Wednesday, June 1st  

Thursday

June 2

Dinner/Prom—The Log Cabin, Easthampton, MA   6:00-11:00 p.m.

Semi-Formal Dress—No one admitted after 7 pm

Friday

June 3

Obligations will be posted outside the main office.

Friday-Tuesday

June 3,6,7

Caps & Gowns will be distributed only if all obligations are paid in full

Tuesday

June 7

Academic Awards Assembly 9:30 a.m. (Mandatory for Seniors—wear caps & gowns)  

Seniors need to report to the auditorium at 8:45 am.

Wednesday

June 8

Senior Social—LHS 6:00-8:00 pm

Superlatives, Yearbook Dedication, slide show

Sunday

June 12

Graduation – Symphony Hall



Costs for LHS Sponsored Events (Make checks payable to LHS):

Dues (if not paid previously) $50 Dues must be paid by April 14.

High Meadow $TBD   Dues of $50 must be paid for Seniors

Prom (includes formal dinner) $TBD for non-LHS Senior or non-LHS student date

Senior Social $0 All seniors are encouraged to attend and have a great time!


Rehearsals:  Do not make any appointments or schedule work, etc. which will interfere with graduation rehearsals or the

Awards Assembly.  Attendance at rehearsals and the Awards Assembly is a mandatory requirement for graduation participation.


Graduation:  Students who will not attend graduation should submit a written request to Mr. Thomas Landers, Principal

as soon as possible.  


Students should be appropriately attired for the graduation ceremony.

Gowns should be 6 inches from the floor—no attachments, signs, etc., including flowers.

Gentlemen should wear dress shoes, dark socks, long dark trousers, white shirt and tie,

Ladies should wear a white dress (all white no prints/no colors) and white shoes.  


Ten tickets per graduate will be issued to seniors at the first rehearsal.  If parents need to request additional tickets, parents

should email Maureen Cadieux at mcadieux@longmeadow.k12.ma.us or send a written request to Mrs.

Cadieux—Please include the graduating student’s name and number of extra tickets requested.   These will be

distributed to students at rehearsal on a first come basis.  No return calls or replies to emails will be made to parents.   We

will do our best to accommodate all reasonable requests.


Tickets for all guests will be required for admission to Graduation at Symphony Hall.  



A professional photographer will be taking pictures of the individual graduates receiving diplomas.  Graduation photographs

may be accessed by logging on to  www.grynnandbarrett.com.
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