- Graduation Information
Class of 2023 Graduation Information
BISHOP VEROT HIGH SCHOOL
CLASS OF 2023
CAPS AND GOWNS
Seniors will receive their cap and gown for graduation in early May. There is no cost.
SERVICE HOURS – March 3
All documented service hours are due 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.
GRAD BASH – April 28
Grad Bash will be Friday, April 28th. Mr. Negulescu will be sending out a Google Form the week of February 13th to see how many are interested in attending. The cost this year will be $170.00 per person. Students will be leaving Verot on April 28th around noon, and will not be returning until around 6:00am the next morning.
SENIOR SUNSET – May 10
This is a new event that is being introducing this year. It will take place on May 10th and will start at 7:00pm. All Verot Seniors are invited to come to the football field that evening to watch the sunset the night before their last full day of high school. Verot will be providing a food truck, music, and games for everyone to enjoy. Freshman Retreat letters will also be distributed during this event. More info on this will be sent out in the coming months.
AP EXAMINATIONS – May 1 - 12
Students will not be required to attend any of their regular schedule classes on a day they are taking an AP exam.
PROM - May 13
The Senior Prom will be held at Sidney Berne Davis Art Center in downtown Ft. Myers from 7:30pm - 10:00pm. Tickets will cost $40/person and $80/couple. If you plan on bringing a student from a different school, we will have permission slips that must be signed in order for them to attend.
LAST DAY OF CLASSES - May 11
SENIOR EXAMS - May 12, 15, and 16
Students who have earned a 93 or above for both quarters in a class will be exempt from the Final Exam (This does not apply to AP courses).
SPELLAMANIA – Wednesday, May 17
Spellamania will be held in the Nevins Gymnasium at 1:00 p.m. Seniors should plan to arrive by 12:30 p.m. Parents are welcome - please check in to the Main Office upon arrival.
MANDATORY GRADUATION PRACTICE – Friday, May 19 at 8:45 a.m.
All seniors report to the Cafeteria at 8:45 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 19 at 5:00 p.m.
Mass will be held at St. Katharine Drexel in Cape Coral.
Graduates must attend the Baccalaureate Mass in order to participate in graduation. Please arrive by 4:05 p.m. to line up.
Dress Code for Mass and Graduation
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 20 at 10:00 a.m.
Graduates should park in the back of the gym and arrive in the cafeteria by 9:00 a.m. Don't forget your tassels or cords.
VALHALLA - Saturday, May 20 *This is a parent-led event
This post-graduation ceremony is a parent-led event.
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Bishop Verot Diploma Frames –
Please Click Here to complete the order form and return with payment to the Main Office, attention Patty Holmes. Frames are $50 each.