June 21: Seniors and Final Transcripts: You final are being sent out through Naviance. Check the final college where your transcript will be sent by finding your ID on the attached list. Contact a JHS counselor by email or use the Class of 2017 Remind text if you need to ask for a change in college listed for your final transcript.
Mark these on your calendar now!
Monday-Friday, May 1-5: Audition Sign-Up for Name Readers for Graduation
Seniors who wish to audition to read names at graduation should sign-up for an audition by coming to the bandroom before or after school. They will be scheduled to audition within the next week. Candidates will be judged on diction, accuracy, poise, and respect for names. Practice name lists will be available when you sign up. Students auditioning accept the responsibility to learn how to accurately pronounce classmatesʼ names.
Wednesday, May 10: Senior Honors Night Posting
The list of seniors who will receive awards at Honors Night will be posted in the case opposite the guidance office. Senior Honors Night. Invitations and instructions will also be sent to the winners. However, you do not find out what you win until that night.
Monday, May 22: Senior iPad return
On Monday, May 22, iPads will be collected from Seniors during third period. Be sure to bring your charged iPad and charging accessories (cable and block) to school that day!
If your iPad is damaged or missing, please see Mr. Norby in the library before May 15.
Before May 22:
If your iPad is not charged, there will be a delay in processing that will delay clearing your obligations. If your charging cable or brick is missing or damaged, you will be assessed a fine. All fines need to be paid in order to participate in graduation ceremonies.
Wednesday, May 24: Senior Honors Night, 7:00 PM, Auditorium
This is a grand Johnson tradition where the faculty gives out awards to seniors. Seniors receiving awards will have assigned seats. The remainder of the auditorium is full of your friends and family members. Light refreshments at a reception in the commons afterward.
Friday, May 26: Cap and Gown/Grad Ticket Distribution in the Field House - You will be called down to the field house at some time during seventh hour.
FRIDAY, JUNE 2: Final Meeting and Senior Picnic
Seniors will be called to the auditorium for a final meeting, with all the details about graduation. Then we leave for a picnic, sponsored by 3M!
TUESDAY, JUNE 6: Graduation Rehearsal at Wilkins Auditorium
Arrive by 9:50. We start rehearsal in your seat. Plan on being at rehearsal until noon. Do not bring guests, friends, children, or other spectators with you. You do NOT bring your cap and gown to rehearsal.
TUESDAY, JUNE 6: Graduation at Wilkins Auditorium
You need to arrive between 4:30 and 4:40 in appropriate attire with your cap and gown in hand (not on yet.) No purses or bags in the lineup area-leave those at home or with your parents. Turn your cellphone off until the ceremony is over. The ceremony starts at 5:30. Remind your guests to be polite to all classmates!
TUESDAY, JUNE 6, 9:00 p.m. : All-Night Party at JHS This is after your ceremony. See separate mailing.
Notes from Anne Marie Person, senior class advisor: