• Senior Class Information - Class of 2019!!


    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 11
    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.

    Slides from the Presentation 

    Preparing for College Applications & Making Appointment with Counselor


    Ordering Graduation Supplies

    Date:  September 20 & 21, 2018
    Jostens will be on campus during lunch on Friday, September 21 for seniors to purchase graduation supplies.  They will also be on campus on the evening of Thursday, September 20 from 5:30-7pm for senior parents to pace orders.  

    Senior Meetings with Your Counselor

    Date:  September 2018
    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 & November 2018
    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 2018
    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.


    Midyear Graduation

    Date:  January 19, 2019
    On this date those who have requested to graduate a semester early will participate in a commencement program.   The event will be in the HSHS Auditorium.


    Senior Class Meeting

    Date:  February 2019
    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.


    Cap & Gown Delivery

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

    Senior Class Meeting

    Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2019
    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.



    Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
    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 Awards & Senior Picnic

    Date: Friday, May 24, 2019
    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:  Friday, May 31, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Location: Raleigh Convention Center

    Graduaion practice is a required event. Seniors who do not attend practice cannot participate in the graduation ceremony.  Students should plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to the program starting.


    Graduation for the Class of 2019

    Date: Tuesday, June 11 @ 8:00pm
    Location: Raleigh Convention Center

    Communication With Seniors & Families

    All correspondence with the Class of 2019 throughout the year will be cateloged here for your convenience.