There are many upcoming Graduation activities for our 8th grade students. Below is the information necessary to help make this a very special time for you and your graduate. Some dates are still tentative.
GRADUATION FEES: $425.00 due by Wednesday, January 15th. This fee covers the cost of the diploma with class picture, Ring Day ceremony and breakfast, the cap and gown, the yearbook, class trip, T-shirt, programs, retreat, awards, pins, gifts and graduation ceremonies, and transcripts.
RING DAY MASS & BREAKFAST: Friday, November 15th at 9:00am.
GROUP PICTURE: Pictures will be taken on Thursday, May 7th at school.
RETREAT DAY: Friday May 8th, Don Bosco Retreat Center, Haverstraw, NY.
CLASS TRIP: TBD – cost is included in the Graduation Fee.
GRADUATION MASS AND AWARDS CEREMONY: Sunday, June 7th, 12:30 p.m. Graduates and four guests are invited to attend the Awards Ceremony in Msgr. Campbell Hall. Scholarship awards will be presented. Refreshments will be served. Graduates will gather in MCH fully gowned by 12:15 pm.
8th GRADE SOCIAL : Thursday, June 11th – this is a tentative date and cost is NOT included in the graduation fee.
GRADUATION EXERCISES: All family members and friends are invited. Diplomas will be awarded on Friday, June 12th at 5:30 p.m. in church. Graduates will gather in MCH fully in their gown by 5:10 pm.
SCHOLARSHIP: Progress report, final cumulative grade of 97-100 in each trimester in a major subject and no less than a rating of 4 in Special Subjects and personal progress.
HONORS: Progress Report, final cumulative grade of 93-96 in each trimester in a major subject and no less than a rating of 3 in Special Subjects and personal progress.
GOLD AND WHITE CORD: Final cumulative grades of 95-100 in all major subjects and no less than a rating of 4 in Special Subjects and personal progress.
WHITE CORD: Final cumulative grades of 90-94 in the major subjects and no less than a rating of 3 in Special Subjects and 4 in personal progress.