May 27, 2020 

Ceremony:   The Corral at Stampede Park at 9:30 am. 

Banquet:      The BMO Centre doors open at 6:00 pm.

Follow link to Newsletter for Grad Committee Members List

You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Banquet Program Cover Contest

Contest Rules & Application

Valedictorian

Auditions will occur on March 17, 2020 from 3:45 - 6:00 pm in room 114

Banquet Speakers

Applications now available here.

Applications are due to Ms. Jones (room 206) by 3:30 p.m. on April 1, 2020

Auditions will occur on April 6-10, 2020


Graduation Requirements  

  • Confirm their name is on the grad list posted outside the main office during the month of March 2020.
  • The first draft of the Grad List will be posted outside the main office during the month of March.
  • This list determines who is eligible to cross the stage at the Graduation Ceremony.
  • Students should check this list regularly to ensure your name remains on the list.
  • Students whose names are not on the list must see Mr. Barile in the main office.
  • Students must be registered in courses that enable them to complete their specific program by June 2020.
  • Have paid all school fees and returned all outstanding textbooks and library books.
  • Be a positive, contributing member of the Henry Wise Wood student body.  Disciplinary issues or negative conduct may disqualify students from participating in the Closing Ceremonies and/or Graduation Banquet.
  • Attend the graduation rehearsal held the Friday prior to the Graduation Ceremony. 

Ceremony / Banquet

Participation in Graduation Ceremonies requires students to: 

  • Have earned the required credits and courses to meet the Alberta Education requirements for a High School Diploma or Certificate of High School Achievement
  • Be a student in good standing according to the school code of conduct

Individual cases will be considered on their own merits.

Graduation Closing Ceremonies

  • 9:30 AM
  • Held at The Corral at Stampede Park. 
  • Tickets are not required for the ceremonies, nor a limit to the number of guest who may attend. 
  • Parking fees will apply.
  • A professional photographer will be taking a photo of each graduate as they cross the stage, guest will not be permitted to leave their seats to take photos during the ceremony.
  • Graduands are required to wear their gown, stole and cap, and will not be permitted to walk the stage without them
    *these will be distributed at the grad rehearsal held at the school on Friday, May 22 during period 4.

Graduation Banquet

  • Doors open at 6:00 PM
  • Held at the BMO Centre, Stampede Park
  • Programme commences at 6:45 PM 
  • All graduands, parents and family members are welcome!

Graduation Banquet Ticket Sales

Tues. March 31

Wed. April 1

Thurs. April 2

Tues. April 7 – Thurs. April 16

A – I

J – Q

R – Z

Anyone who missed their alphabetical day

Payment methods are by:

  • Cash or cheque to Ms. McKay
    • Payable to Henry Wise Wood High School
  •  PowerSchool fee payments https://sis.cbe.ab.ca/public/home.html under “school based optional fees” – you will need to double click on “grad banquet” for each ticket that you would like to order (receipt of payment must be attached to the order form)
  • Debit/Credit card through the Business Office
    • ***Payment receipt must be attached to the order form.

Graduation

May 27, 2020 

Ceremony:   The Corral at Stampede Park at 9:30 am. 

Banquet:      The BMO Centre doors open at 6:00 pm.

Follow link to Newsletter for Grad Committee Members List

You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Banquet Program Cover Contest

Contest Rules & Application

Valedictorian

Auditions will occur on March 17, 2020 from 3:45 - 6:00 pm in room 114

Banquet Speakers

Applications now available here.

Applications are due to Ms. Jones (room 206) by 3:30 p.m. on April 1, 2020

Auditions will occur on April 6-10, 2020


Graduation Requirements  

  • Confirm their name is on the grad list posted outside the main office during the month of March 2020.
  • The first draft of the Grad List will be posted outside the main office during the month of March.
  • This list determines who is eligible to cross the stage at the Graduation Ceremony.
  • Students should check this list regularly to ensure your name remains on the list.
  • Students whose names are not on the list must see Mr. Barile in the main office.
  • Students must be registered in courses that enable them to complete their specific program by June 2020.
  • Have paid all school fees and returned all outstanding textbooks and library books.
  • Be a positive, contributing member of the Henry Wise Wood student body.  Disciplinary issues or negative conduct may disqualify students from participating in the Closing Ceremonies and/or Graduation Banquet.
  • Attend the graduation rehearsal held the Friday prior to the Graduation Ceremony. 

Ceremony / Banquet

Participation in Graduation Ceremonies requires students to: 

  • Have earned the required credits and courses to meet the Alberta Education requirements for a High School Diploma or Certificate of High School Achievement
  • Be a student in good standing according to the school code of conduct

Individual cases will be considered on their own merits.

Graduation Closing Ceremonies

  • 9:30 AM
  • Held at The Corral at Stampede Park. 
  • Tickets are not required for the ceremonies, nor a limit to the number of guest who may attend. 
  • Parking fees will apply.
  • A professional photographer will be taking a photo of each graduate as they cross the stage, guest will not be permitted to leave their seats to take photos during the ceremony.
  • Graduands are required to wear their gown, stole and cap, and will not be permitted to walk the stage without them
    *these will be distributed at the grad rehearsal held at the school on Friday, May 22 during period 4.

Graduation Banquet

  • Doors open at 6:00 PM
  • Held at the BMO Centre, Stampede Park
  • Programme commences at 6:45 PM 
  • All graduands, parents and family members are welcome!

Graduation Banquet Ticket Sales

Tues. March 31

Wed. April 1

Thurs. April 2

Tues. April 7 – Thurs. April 16

A – I

J – Q

R – Z

Anyone who missed their alphabetical day

Payment methods are by:

  • Cash or cheque to Ms. McKay
    • Payable to Henry Wise Wood High School
  •  PowerSchool fee payments https://sis.cbe.ab.ca/public/home.html under “school based optional fees” – you will need to double click on “grad banquet” for each ticket that you would like to order (receipt of payment must be attached to the order form)
  • Debit/Credit card through the Business Office
    • ***Payment receipt must be attached to the order form.

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An important parent message and video regarding continuation of learning for students was posted today. https://t.co/LBNFIPhl7L