Senior News

 GRADUATION - Thursday, May 30th, 2019 
7:30 p.m. in the Stadium

If you have not ordered your graduate’s cap and gown, please call Gloria Cajio immediately at 953-8932. Please do not send in the original order form as it is no longer valid and it will be returned to you and your order will not be processed.  

• Mandatory Senior Graduation Information and Cap and Gown Distribution Assembly:  Seniors are required to attend a mandatory assembly on Thursday, APRIL 11, 2019, at 9:15 a.m. in the Lincoln HS Main Gym.  Mr. Hancock will be giving the seniors important graduation information followed by the distribution of caps and gowns and other graduation products. 

• Graduation Practices:  All seniors are required to attend the MANDATORY graduation practices in the gym on Tuesday, May 28th, 2:05 p.m. (doors close at 2:15 p.m.); Wednesday, May 29th, 12:50 p.m., (doors close at 1:00 p.m.);  Thursday, May 30th, 9:00 a.m. (doors close at 9:00 a.m.) Students must make prior arrangements with employers if they work after school.  Seniors are not excused from practices due to employment, doctor or dental appointments, etc.  Please mark your calendar now for the above dates. Students not attending all three practices, will not walk in the graduation ceremony.

•  Graduation: The accomplishments of our Seniors will be celebrated at Graduation on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. in the Lincoln High School Alex G. Spanos Football Stadium. The ceremony is a dignified and meaningful tradition for the Lincoln community.  The stadium will open to those without tickets five minutes after the start of the ceremony. You will receive a letter the first week of May with detailed information regarding expectations, dress policies and graduation photos.  Graduation tickets (10 per graduate) will be available for pick up during lunch or between 2:00p.m.– 3:15p.m.  from Gloria Cajio  beginning Monday, May 13th.  Please remember to keep the tickets in a safe place as there are no extra tickets available.   Graduation evening, May 30th, seniors are to report to the gym no later than 6:15 p.m.  Flowers, leis, balloons, cameras, cell phones, purses, etc. are not to be brought to the ceremony by the seniors. Also, no altering of caps and gowns.

• Items NOT allowed in the Stadium: Noise makers of any kind, Easy-Ups (canopies) or large umbrellas.  Small umbrellas will be allowed in the handicapped area only,  until the ceremony begins at 7:30 p.m.

 Handicapped access:  Due to handicapped parking in the main parking lot and handicapped seating in the stadium, no reserved handicapped parking or seating will be available.  There will be ample handicapped parking in the front parking lot. The lower level bleachers on both sides of the field will be available for those with handicapped seating needs.  Both seating and parking will be on a first come, first served basis.    

•  Live Streaming: We are planning to livestream the graduation ceremony, which will allow for friends and family members to watch the graduation ceremony at home, via the web. Additionally, we will have the ceremony broadcast in the Lincoln Performing Arts Center so that people may choose to watch on a large screen from the comforts of the air-conditioned theater bulding. If interested in viewing the ceremony in the PAC please contact Gloria Cajio at 953-8932. More information about livestreaming will follow.

• If your student does not plan to walk in the graduation ceremony, please let Gloria Cajio know immediately.

If you have questions regarding graduation, please feel free to call Gloria Cajio at 953-8932.