Commencement is Herron High School’s most special tradition and a celebration of the many accomplishments of our graduating scholars. Parents, guardians and members of the Class of 2020, mark your calendars for these important dates leading up to this special celebration.
January 13-16: Seniors will receive graduation order packets and place orders for cap and gown* during Advisory.
January 23: Herff Jones representatives will be in Fesler cafeteria during the lunch period (11am-1pm), to accept orders for optional graduation items.** Parents or students may place orders.
April: Cap, gown, tassel, and commencement tickets pick-up at Herron. Dates and times TBA.
April 10: Herff Jones distribution of announcements and graduation items other than caps and gowns in cafeteria during lunch.
April 15: FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) submission deadline
May 1: College Decision Day
May 1: Senior Breakfast, 8:30-10:00a.m.
May 18: Awards Night, 6:30p.m.
Wednesday, May 20: Senior group photo 12:15p.m. at school. Commencement rehearsal, 1:00 – 3:00p.m. at Murat Theatre
Wednesday, May 20: Commencement Ceremony, 7p.m. in the Murat Theatre at the Old National Center, 502 N New Jersey Street.
*The cost of the cap, gown and tassel is covered by the Senior Fee that is included in the Herron book fee statement.
**Announcements, souvenir tassels, mini diplomas, and other items offered by Herff Jones are all optional purchases and not necessary for graduation. Payment arrangements for these items are made with the Herff Jones Company/Clark School Services.