Student Grad Rehearsal

8:45am on Thursday, May 25 at Lester B. Pearson
Classes start at 10:00 on Thursday for the whole school.

Graduation Ceremony | Friday, May 26, 2023

9:00 for all graduands to line up for procession
10:00AM at Centre Street Church (3900 2nd Street NE)

Parking: $5 Cash Only (No in/out privileges)

All attendees over the age of one is required to have a ticket to enter. There is a live stream of the ceremony should you or your family members not able to attend. The link will be available on our website a day before the ceremony as well as the student’s Grad D2L shell.

Students are expected to arrive at 9:00 to line up with their Connect teachers and be ready for the procession.

Once the ceremony begins, guests are not allowed to leave their seats to come to the front to take pictures. Lifetouch will be onside to take a photo of your graduate on stage. This will be given to you free of charge.

No food, drinks or noisemakers allowed inside the auditorium. You can have bottled water.

Bags will be checked at the door for food, drinks or noisemakers. This is a formal event.

Graduation Banquet: Friday, May 26, 2023

5:30PM at Empire Hall (4826 11 Street NE)
Tickets are $72 plus GST.

Once inside the banquet hall, there is no in/out privileges. Please ensure you take everything from the car with you before entering the banquet hall. IDs will be checked upon entry.

Josten's High School Graduation Jewelry Information:

Please click on the attachment to the right for more details...............

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‘s code of conduct

Individual cases will be considered on their own merits.

Graduation Requirements 

Please visit our Academic Guidelines page.

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