CLASS OF 2016 - SENIOR EVENTS CALENDAR Updated 8/4/2015 June 22-25/July 20-23 Senior Portraits August 20 Senior Transition Night. 6:00 Commons area August 25-27 Senior Portraits (Room 408 from 3:00-7:00) August 28 Forms for senior shirts available through English teachers. August 3-14 August 17-Dec 18 Jan-Mid May Yearbook $80 $85 $90/ May 16 - $95 September (TBA) Deadline to choose portrait for the yearbook. Photos will need to be taken at Prestige Studio in Fayetteville by appointment. www.prestigeportraits.com/atl. Sept 1 – Feb 29 Pay senior fees of $130 (these fees include the cost of the cap and gown, diploma, diploma cover, graduation programs, graduation ceremony, grandparents’ breakfast, and miscellaneous senior activities). Payment can be brought to Ms. Tingle in the front office (made out to UGHS) Oct. 2 Senior yearbook ad deadline-$25.00 discount October 30 Senior Night at the football game. Wear your senior shirt. Only seniors and their parents who have participated in fall sports/band will get in free…all other seniors must pay admission November 6 November (TBA) ***Yearbook ad final deadline (no late fee) Turn in announcement orders during lunch to the Balfour representative. Checks payable to Balfour. Announcement orders can only be placed through Balfour online beginning October 5th@ www.gabalfour.com **Announcements are sent to friends and relatives telling them you are graduating. TICKETS will be given in May for the people you want to attend the graduation ceremony. The number of tickets given to each student will depend on the number of students graduating. Tickets are required for entrance into the graduation ceremony. November 10-11 November 13 Senior lunch orders taken Lunches delivered November 20 Yearbook ad late fee deadline-no ads accepted after 21st. December 4 Announcement orders due during lunch to the Balfour rep. **Note- Announcement orders must be mailed to Balfour if you did not order them at school. All seniors must turn in a cap and gown order form. If you do not graduate, your money will be refunded. If you do not purchase the school announcement by Jan 22nd, you will need to obtain announcements on your own from local print shops. February Cap & Gown photos- date and time TBA March 1 Senior Fees now include the late fee of $10. Ordering price becomes $140. April 11 Senior Fees now $150 ($130 + $20 late fee) April (TBA) Announcement Delivery April 30 Prom May 2 Senior Fees now $160 (Payable in cash to Ms. Tingle in front office.) May (TBA) May Senior lunch orders taken Lunches delivered May 11 Cap & Gown distribution during lunch. May 12 Honors Night May Senior Exams – Count 20% of your semester grade May 22 Baccalaureate 4:00 @Eagles Landing Baptist Church May 24 Grandparent’s Breakfast 9:00 a.m. May 24 Large group cap and gown picture 8:30 a.m. (Approximately $20.00 for a serious and/or a non-serious pose) May 25&26 Graduation Practice...attendance is mandatory for participation in the ceremony May 27 Graduation Ceremony --UGHS Football Field 7:30 p.m. All seniors, male and female, will be wearing burgundy robes with a silver graduation collar. Dark shoes are to be worn by males and females. The graduation exercises for UGHS seniors will be a formal, dignified ceremony celebrating their academic accomplishments. Students and their guests are asked to conduct themselves accordingly. It is a student’s choice whether or not they wish to participate in the graduation ceremony. If they do not wish to participate, their diploma may be picked up in the counseling office the Tuesday after graduation.