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8th Grade Promotion Ceremony & Formal


Good evening parents.  We are excited for the 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony and Dance tomorrow night as we celebrate our students' success in middle school.  Please review the announcements below regarding both events:


8th Grade Promotion Ceremony

Parking will be available for parents in the main lot beginning at 7:30 after morning carpool has finished.  Parking is available in the main parking lot, on the hill, and in the bus parking lot.  WFMS staff will be in the parking lot to direct traffic.  Entrance for the ceremony will be allowed by ticket only from 7:30 – 8:00.  At 8:00 am, others who are trying to attend the ceremony may be allowed in, as space allows.  As you enter the school by the gym, there will be a designated for sign-out of your student.  We will be utilizing our auditorium for overflow seating and providing an internal livestream of the event.  We ask that all parents and students follow directions from staff in order to make this event as successful as we can. 


8th Grade Formal

Students must bring their ticket and enter at the main entrance of the school.  Students may purchase tickets if they have not paid yet.  Only Wake Forest Middle School 8th graders are allowed to attend the formal.  The dance hours are from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.  Rides should arrive to pick-up students no later than 7:50 pm.  Carpool procedures should be followed as traffic flows through the main parking lot.  Please be sure to follow all staff directions to ensure safety.  Students will not be permitted to walk home or across the street following the dance.