Class of 2018 Graduation Information
BISHOP VEROT HIGH SCHOOL
CLASS OF 2018
IMPORTANT EVENTS, DATES, AND DEADLINES
Graduation announcement orders are being accepted now and will be distributed in March during lunch periods. If you have not yet ordered your announcements, do so as soon as possible to insure on-time delivery. You may order online through the Balfour site at www.Balfourfl.com.
CAPS AND GOWNS
Seniors will receive their cap and gown for graduation in early May. There is no cost.
SERVICE HOURS – February 7th
All documented service hours are due to the Campus Ministry office by the end of 7th period. Students must have a total of 30 documented hours for the school year at a preapproved not-for-profit service site. Failure to turn in documented hours by the deadline will result in a Saturday detention for each week until the hours are completed. Students MUST complete the 30 hours in order to graduate. Contact Mr. Bolen in Campus Ministry if you have any questions.
SPELLMANIA – Wednesday, May 16th
The show begins at 1:00 p.m. in the Nevins Gym – parents are welcome. Dress code is casual but appropriate. Seniors should arrive at 12:30 to get senior seating.
MANDATORY GRADUATION PRACTICE – Friday, May 18th, 10:00 a.m.
All seniors report to the Cafeteria at 10:00 a.m. for practice. Students must be on time or they will be issued a work detention following practice. Students who do not attend will not participate in graduation.
BACCALAUREATE MASS – Friday, May 18th, 5:00 p.m.
The Mass will be held at St. John XXIII Catholic Church. Seniors should arrive at the St. John XXIII community room no later than 4:15 p.m. Graduates must attend the Baccalaureate Mass in order to participate in graduation.
Dress Code for Mass
All students wear their Graduation gowns – pressed and ironed. Caps are NOT worn.
Men: dress shirt, tie, dark slacks, dress shoes (no sneakers); clean-shaven, hair neat, no earrings
Ladies: knee length skirts or dresses, dress shoes (flats or heels)
GRADUATION – Saturday, May 19th
Doors to the Nevins Gym open at 12:00 p.m. Students should report to the cafeteria by 12:15 p.m. for lineup, dress code check, and class photo.