The End Is Near

The End Is Near

Neela Luna, Reporter

Graduation is upon us. Excitement and anticipation are in the air…

Have you completed the mental checklist? Here are some things you may need to know for the final weeks of your high school career:

– Be careful with senior pranks. Although these are fun and seemingly harmless, there are some that can get you in enough trouble to mess with your graduation.
– Debts need to be paid to the accounting office. Please contact Lori Emrich at 520-731-7147 if you have questions. You can pay these off online at No personal checks are accepted after May 19th 2023.
– All graduating seniors must return district-issued devices, cases, and chargers, no later than May 22nd, 2023.
– Prom tickets will not be available to seniors with outstanding debts.
– Finals, the last day for graduates is Friday, May 19th. For those still needing help with filling out FASFA, contact Mr. Haynes for more information.  520-731-7317 or [email protected].

Yearbooks, if ordered by May 1st, 2023, they are $65.00, if not ordered by then, the price raises to $90.00. Jostens, the company used for all your senior goodies will be on campus Wednesday, April 12th from 4pm-6pm, order online with them at or go into their office located at 1130 E Pennsylvania St Suit 504, Monday – Thursday 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

GRADUATION  DAY is May 25th, 2023 in our Cougar Stadium at 7pm; the ceremony begins at 6:40pm. There is no guest limits this year, masks are optional but they are also encouraged. There is limited parking, so have a meet-up plan for your family for after the ceremony, as they will not be allowed to meet you on the field. The exit plan is students will leave the field, then guests are released.
Students must report to the aux gym no later than 6:00pm. This area is for Graduating Seniors and staff ONLY. Bring caps and gowns, but district policy does not allow graduates to decorate their caps. No bags, backpacks, or purses are allowed. Yes, you can bring your cell phone.
JTED, Military cords, and sashes are permitted. Advise your searched-guest stadium gates open at 6:30pm, no outside food or drink, besides the exception WATER ONLY, there is a clear bag policy and expect belongings to be checked .

Front-row bleachers are for disabled guests only, please refrain from taking all front-row bleachers.
Contact Sarah Genung for reserved parking starting April 17th at 520-731-7210 (first aisle of parking is for reserved parking guests.) PLEASE REFRAIN FROM SEAT SAVING

Senior Breakfast (optional) 8:30am on May 25th
9:15am-10:30am Rehearsal in the Aux gym *MANDATORY*