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    Eric Hamber Grad Ceremony June 7th: Update and information

    Jun 7, 2017

    Eric Hamber Graduation Ceremony will take place at the Orpheum on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. 

    The following pro​vides dates and information for parents and students in grade 12:

     

    Tickets

    Ø  Each grade 12 student will receive two tickets for guests at no extra charge.

    Ø  Additional tickets are available for $5.00 and can be purchased from Ms. Panesar in Room 320 at lunch on June 1 - 6.

    Ceremony

    Ø  Grade 12s must be at the Orpheum by 6:00 pm and proceed directly to the Granville Street foyer.

    Ø  Line up in order of row and seat.

    Ø  The ceremony will start at 7:00 pm. Staff will be on hand to provide instructions so pay attention!

    Ø  The ceremony is over two hours long and is not suitable for young children or others who cannot sit for that long.

    Ø  Guests and graduates are expected to remain in their seats for the entire ceremony.

    Ø  A professional photographer will photograph each student as they cross the stage. Guests are not permitted to approach the stage to take photos. Fire marshal regulations require the area remain clear.

    Rehearsal

    Ø  The rehearsal will take place during Silent Reading and through second period on Thursday, June 1st.

    Ø  ALL students must attend. It is important for everyone to attend so you know what to do at the Orpheum and how to line up.

    Ø   You will be called from your second period class to the auditorium – if you do not have a class, listen for the announcement.

    Gowns

    Ø  Gowns and stoles will be distributed at the Grad Rehearsal on June 1st .  If you are absent on June 1st, caps and gowns can be picked up from Ms. Panesar in Room 320 at lunchtime June 1-6.

    Ø  The caps and gowns are yours to keep.

    Ø  The stole must be returned immediately after the ceremony. The fee for lost stoles is $15.00.

    Transit Passes

    Ø  Each grade 12 student will receive a transit pass valid for two rides any day until June 30th.

    Grad Prom

     Ø Grade 12 students are reminded that Grad Prom is on Friday, May 19th at the Pan Pacific, beginning at 6:00 p.m.

     Ø This is a school-sanctioned event. 

     Ø Most students have purchased tickets for Grad Prom through full payment of Grad fees.

     

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