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SWHS CLASS OF 2023 #GO STORMRAYS!

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    Thanks for your patience and while you're waiting here is a joke:

    Why was the senior always sleeping? He was preparing for a dream job. 

     

    2023 Senior Update

    (Updates as of September 15, 2022)

    Welcome– This LIVE webpage will be updated a few times a year for Seniors and periodic reminders will be sent to families via ParentSquare.  Please see the details of Senior happenings below.  It’s a busy year for seniors– so go Stormrays!  If you have comments, questions or additions, please feel free to contact any of the 2023 Class Officers or Advisors.

    • Daily Announcements - will also include senior information and deadlines.

    • DONATE to support the senior class activities - any amount is appreciated!

    Advisors: 

    tim.murray@ssd412.org - room 2507 (senior class advisor)

    leslie.silver@ssd412.org - room 3509 (senior class advisor)

    alina.harestad@ssd412.org - room 1603 (Activity Coordinator)

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    Sept 23  Yearbook pre-sale deadline at discount prices.  Prices rise on future openings.

    Sept 26  Last Chance for Dorian Senior Portraits -- These are the only pics we accept for the yearbook senior shot.  If you miss having this picture, your most recent ID picture will appear in the senior yearbook.  No ID pic?  No yearbook picture...don't miss it.yearbook portraits last chance 

    October 16 Baby Photos DueSenior Baby Pics for Yearbook

    Baby Pics (pics, messages and $35 payment to Business Office) due by Oct 16th. 

    Limited space so get yours in soon!

    Click on this google form link to provide message and upload photo. 

    Fall Cap & Gown Orders  Date TBD

    Information will be emailed to families. Orders will be placed through Jostens. 

    October - November Complete HSBP 10.1 &/or 11.1 if incomplete in Canvas Class of 2023 Assignments. These are part of the state and district High School & Beyond Plan Graduation Requirement. Students will receive Canvas reminders from Jack Drummond.  

    January HSBP Assignment 12.1  goes live in Canvas Class of 2023 Course.

    See High School & Beyond Plan page. This is the last part of the HSBP Graduation Requirement. Due May 1 but students shouldn’t wait to submit. 

    January - April Series of Senior Meetings

    March Cap & Gown Pickup–details TBA

    Late orders possible  at Jostens but preorders preferred and the cost goes up. You must have a Jostens cap/gown/tassel & 2023 stole to walk at graduation.  If you need help with these items, contact your counselor. 

    March Graduation Speaker information/ applications

    Early April Graduation performer auditions

                        Start Steps for Career Center Clearance which will include Naviance close out and completion of Graduation & Honors Roster. Emails with details will come.

    April 24-28 Spring Break

    May 1     High School & Beyond Plan due

    All HSBP Assignments must be complete; instructions in Class of 2023 Canvas course Assignments. 

    May 1            Community Service Hours Due

    • Requirement is rescinded for this class due to pandemic impacts.  However,  Final count for forms to be turned in to count for the Community Service Awards for 40+ and 80+ hours. 

    May 5            Deadline for Graduation & Honors Roster

    • This will open a few weeks before. It is a Google form with information about your final plans. Completion is required for Career Center clearance for graduation. Make sure to get your plans and honors in the final keepsake graduation program--you'll be glad you did when you're famous!

    May 1-12 Advanced Placement  Exams

    June 3 Prom at the Edmonds Waterfront Center

    Late May/ early June Senior Meeting(s)

    • Instructions for Checkout Form which gives you final clearance for graduation. 
    • When students turn in their form, they can pick up 10 graduation tickets. More will be available by request in the end of the last week of school. Tickets are free. 

    Early June  Fines due.

    • All books and materials must be returned and class or athletic fees must be paid by this date-- diplomas can be withheld for excessive fees unpaid. 

    June 8-14 Senior Final Projects and Exams Due

    Thursday June 15

    • Senior Breakfast: Organized by Senior Parents. Usually features a slideshow; photos usually collected starting a month before. Organizers usually ask seniors to obtain free tickets at the Business Office so that they have a head count for food and seating arrangements. 
    • Mandatory Graduation Practice in Gym  AM Time TBA

    Friday June 16

    • Mandatory Graduation Practice in Gym AM Time TBA
    • Senior Recognition Assembly -- Students will be recognized for honors prior to graduation.  Seniors will recognize under class leaders and prepare for departure. Formal dress encouraged. 

    Sunday June 18th SWHS Graduation 

    • Tickets to Commencement are free.
    • Angel of the Winds Arena, Everett Events Center
           doors open at 9am
           graduation at 10am
           done about 11:40am
    • Senior Spree TBD-- All night Graduation Party. Organized by a group of parents, not through Boosters or PTSA. . Usually tickets are sold for a few months, with an early discount.