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Senior Events and Graduation, 2018

Video Taping Our Graduation Ceremony

Production services for Minneapolis Public Schools graduation ceremonies are being provided by All graduations will play throughout the summer on MPS Cable Channel 15 and simulcast on the internet at DVD copies of the program can be ordered from

Friday, May 18
Deadline for Scholarship Information to be included in programs – Give to Sue Cragg in Room 121
Friday, May 18
Last day to pay for Senior Valleyfair Trip, $25 cash, Rm. 313
Youth Frontiers Wisdom Retreat (info forthcoming)
Friday, May 25
Last day to pay for Senior Overnight, $30 cash, Room 313
Monday, May 28
MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY – No School for Students
Tuesday, May 29
Wednesday, May 30
Thursday, May 31
Per. 1,2,3
Per. 4,5,6,7
Regular School Day
Regular School Day
Regular Class Schedule
SENIOR Final Exams
Friday, June 1
Per. 1,2,3
SENIOR Final Exams
11:05 am – 3:30 pm
SENIOR Locker Clean-Out/Checkout Process
Textbook and Lock Turn-in – Media Center
NOTE:  Any Seniors wishing to eat lunch should go to first lunch.  All seniors will be asked to leave the building after CHECK OUT FORM is completed.
OUTSTANDING OBLIGATIONS:  Before SENIORS leave the building today, be positive that you do not have any outstanding obligations.  Textbook/library book fees can be paid in the Media Center, athletic equipment/school uniforms must be turned in to Mr. Maxey in the Athletic Equipment Office by May 18th and outstanding IB Exam fees must be paid to Mr. Owen or Ms. Tourtelotte in room 154 by May 18th.  It is best to see if you have obligations and to take care of these obligations as soon as possible.  Also note that payment for any obligations must be in CASH.  No checks will be accepted. 
You will not be permitted to participate in commencement exercises nor receive your diploma on graduation day if you have any outstanding obligations. 
Monday, June 4
9:00 am
10:00 am –
7:00 pm
Graduation Rehearsal
Senior Valleyfair Trip
Tuesday, June 5
8:00 - 10:00 am
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Distribution of caps & gowns in the lower gym for persons without prior obligations.  Students must bring proof that all obligations have been cleared (yellow Senior Checkout List).  $35 CASH Participation Fee due when picking up cap & gown.
Dedication Day Program in Auditorium.  Parents & friends of seniors are invited.  A reception will follow.
Graduation Walk (Olsen, Loring & Jenny Lind)
Wednesday, June 6
5:00 pm
SENIORS Report to Patrick Henry’s cafeteria for busing to the Minneapolis Convention Center
8:00 pm
Commencement exercises at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
Immediately after the Commencement Program, SENIORS are to pick up their diplomas from the senior meeting room at the Convention Center.
10:15 pm
Buses Depart Convention Center for All Night Party
Thursday, June 7
6:00 am
Buses return to Patrick Henry (Seniors will not be admitted into the building so please make sure you have a ride arranged).


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