Senior Class Information

Senior Class Information - Class of 2018!!


The purpose of this page is to communicate important information about the senior class experience for the Class of 2018! If you have questions beyond what is listed on this page, please contact the front office.
 

Important Dates & Events


Junior / Senior Night

Date:  September 19
During this event, we will have an all out focus on the junior and senior year.  This will include a college fair with representatives from various colleges and institutions at HSHS, presentations on financial aid and scholarships, discussion of key dates and deadlines, etc.  See your counselor for more information.
 

Graduation Material Orders

Date:  September 18 & 19
In the evening of September 18 (5:30-7:00pm) and during HOT Lunch on September 19, seniors will have their first opportunity to purchase graduation materials (invitations, caps, gowns, etc.).  Additional opportunities will be made available to purchase these items in the fall and spring.  Make up dates for ordering graduation supplies is September 25 during HOT Lunch
 
 

Senior Meetings with Your Counselor

Date:  September 19 - October 6
During this time, counselors will meet with seniors in small groups to go through the college application process, critical deadlines, requirements for graduation, etc.
 
 

Senior Support Day

Date:  October 18, 2017 & November 14, 2017
We will work with students on scholarships, applications, etc.  More information to come early in the fall semester.
 
 

Graduation Product Delivery / Make Up Orders

Date:  December 5, 2017
During HOT Lunch on this date seniors will be able to pick up their graduation supplies ordered in September.  This will also be the final opportunity to purchase graduation supplies.  See Ms. Young (tyoung@wcpss.net) if you have questions.
        

Senior Class Meeting

Date:  February 2018
During this meeting, seniors will receive updates on:  key dates in the spring, priorities for spring, supports with scholarships, NCAA Clearinghouse, etc.  See your counselor with questions.

 

Senior Cap & Gown Photos

Date:  Thursday, February 8, 2018
 

Cap & Gown Delivery

Date:  March 2018
Seniors who have ordered senior supplies will be able to pick them up during lunch.
 

Prom

Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018
The Junior-Senior Prom will take place on this date at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Raleigh.  For questions about this event, please contact Ms. Young (tyoung@wcpss.net) or Ms. Batts (mbatts@wcpss.net).
 

Senior Class Meeting

Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Location: Auditorium
During this meeting, seniors will receive detailed information about Senior Awards, Senior Day, Graduation Practice, and Graduation. A virtual parent message will follow this senior meeting, too.
 

Senior Awards & Senior Picnic

Date: Friday, May 25, 2018
Location: Holly Springs HS
 
During this event, we will celebrate seniors and their accomplishments.  The event will begin at 8:00am.  Families of seniors are encouraged to attend.
 

Graduation Practice

Date:  TBD
Location: TBD
Graduaion practice is a required event. Seniors who do not attend practice cannot participate in the graduation ceremony.  

Graduation for the Class of 2018

Date: TBD - We should know the date of graduation toward the end of August 2017
Location: TBD


Communication With Seniors & Families

Below are letters sent to seniors in the Class of 2017.  While details will change, these may give some critical information to help you plan for the senior year.
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