• Senior Picture and Final Graduation Meeting on Friday, May 21st

    1. Seniors should report to school dressed in their “senior dress” and wearing their gown (no cap).

    2. Seniors will report to regular classes at 7:30 (or their regular report time if no 1st period)

    3. Seniors report to café at 9:20 a.m. (must check in with 3rd-period teacher prior to reporting to cafe) to get organized for senior class picture

    4. The senior class picture will be taken in the main gym at 10:00 a.m.
      • We will not wait for late students.

    1. Immediately after the picture, we will provide information all seniors will need to know about graduation.
      • Report time
      • Where to enter
      • What to do when you arrive
      • What not to bring
      • General information about what to do during the ceremony
      • How to move from their section to the field and back to seat
      • Where to get diploma
      • Name card for announcer

    1. After the picture and meeting, we will release the seniors to change into regular clothes for the senior picnic.

    Senior Meeting April 16, 2021 – 3rd Period

    Attendance & Grades

    • Must be present if F2F or you are marked absent.
    • This is a very “dangerous” time for seniors as they get senioritis and don’t get things completed.
    • All Senior grades are finished on May 20th

    IGC projects (Hoxie-Rogers)

    • All IGC projects must be completed and submitted by April 30th. 

    Cap & Gowns and Invitations pick-up date

    • Invitations – April 16th during lunches
      • Must pay the remaining balance in full to pick up invitations
    • Cap and gown - May 3rd during lunches

    Counselors (Tiphynee Salazar & Shelly Knight)

    • Turn in all scholarship offers even if you are not taking the scholarship 
    • Senior Awards May 11th

    Senior Picnic (Lisa Sandoval)

    • Expectations (you must enter through the gate and have an ID …. Jumping the fence will have you removed permanently) – remote students may not have IDs???
      • No water balloons, water guns, or shaving cream inside the fence/picnic area.
      • Don’t bring, purses, phones, backpacks, etc. as there is nowhere to put them or no one to watch them

    Senior Picture May 21st  

    • Must be in Senior Dress (show models)
      • Men:
        • White shirt with solid black tie
        • Black slacks, socks, and shoes
          • Remember: shoes easy to walk long distances and lots of stairs and over multiple surfaces
      • Ladies:
        • Solid black dress or black or white top with a black skirt (does not show beneath gown) or black slacks
        • Solid (no pattern) hose with toes if open shoes
          • If wearing slacks then solid black trouser socks with black shoes
        • Shoes should be solid black (no “bling”) including heel
          • Remember: shoes easy to walk long distances and lots of stairs and over multiple surfaces
    • Must have gown
    • Expectations
    • Sheet you received is information about ordering the picture.

    Senior Walk – this has been canceled in favor of the senior parade on May 17th (7-8 p.m.)

    • What is it?

    Senior Prom (Emily Ottinger)

    • Date & Time - May 15th – 7-11 p.m 
    • AT&T Stadium - outside
    • Expectations
    • Outside guests must have a sheet completed and signed before you can buy a ticket for them – the age limit is 20 on the day of prom. 
    • Ticket sales May 5-12, 2021 during lunches in the auditorium lobby
    • Seating at Prom is first come first choice of tables – no moving people’s stuff. 

    Senior day on May 21st: 

    • Seniors wear graduation clothes and gown to school
    • Senior meeting on campus @ 10 a.m. in main gym
    • Class picture at BISD Stadium (black hole) @ 1:15 p.m.
    • Sign up for bus to Senior class picture in student services
    • Dismissed from school (11:45 a.m.) to go to stadium for picture
    • Picture taken at 1:15 p.m. at stadium
    • Senior picnic @ HHS from 3:15-6:15 p.m. (what are the times?)

    Graduation 

    • Dates and arrival times 
      • Thursday, May 27th
      • Senior arrival time 7-7:15 a.m. 
      • Graduation ceremony starts at 8 a.m.
      • register your name on the “name site”. 
    • Parking & cost – you may have to park far away so leave yourself time to find a parking spot. Also think about what other events may be going on in the area that may delay you … plan ahead
    • Senior dress – is mandatory (see above for description)
      • Remember: shoes easy to walk long distances and lots of stairs and over multiple surfaces
    • What not to bring (no cell phones, purses, backpacks etc.)
    • Expectations – behavior

     

     


    SPRING SENIOR MEETING 2021

    February 12, 2021

    Live Stream: https://youtu.be/noLHXZcWiUc

     

    1. Senior Attire/Cap & Gowns -- Sheasley
      1. Senior Dress – Dos & Don’t
      2. Financial Assistance
      3. Attendance
      4. Herff Jones
    1. Counselors — Graduation requirements
      1. Scholarships
      2. You can still pass
      3. Averaging semesters
      4. College Advisor
      5. IGC information – Sheasley for Hoxie
    1. Senior Events — Pena/Sandoval/Ottinger
      1. Fundraising/Senior Activities
      2. Senior Events – District will make a decision about senior events (walk-picnic-prom) after spring break.
        1. Prom info
          1. Date: May 15th
          2. Cost: $80       
          3. Where: AT&T Stadium
    1. Graduation Date and Time
      1. Date:    Thursday, May 27, 2021
      2. Time: 8 a.m.
      3. Place: Globe Life Park
      4. Do not know how many tickets for each family yet.

     


    FALL SENIOR MEETING

    I.  OPENING -- DR. VARNADO or MS. SHEASLEY 

    II. CLASSROOM/ACADEMIC EXPECTATIONS—ASHLYN WALKER/RUTH COOPER

    1.  CONFERENCES- HAPPENING NOW!
    2.  LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION
    3.  TCC SCHOLARSHIPS
    4.  SCHOLARSHIPS: SHELLY KNIGHT
    5.  COLLEGE CAREER ADVISOR—GO CENTER, COLLEGE EDUCATION DRIVE, FAFSA NIGHT

    III. COST OF BEING A SENIOR—MS. SHEASLEY

    1. COLLEGE APPLICATIONS
    2. YEARBOOK
    3. PROM
    4. SENIOR DRESS—mention if they need financial assistance
    5. INVITATIONS
    6. CAP AND GOWNS— mention if they need financial assistance

    IV.  HERFF JONES: https://youtu.be/ZYYnMWm4PcI

     V.  UPCOMING EVENTS—MRS. PENA

    1. SENIOR NIGHT FOR FOOTBALL AND FALL ACTIVITIES—NOV 6 & 12
    2. YEARBOOK PHOTOS—NOV. 12TH, NOV 18 FOR DRAPE & TUX BY APMT, DEC. TRIBUTE AD DEADLINE. (Seniors will sign up for 11.18.20 pics on the 12th)

    3. REMIND 101 - @ca8463