Graduation Ceremonies 2023
Saturday, June 3, 2023
Convocation (Cap and Gown)
The Cap and Gown ceremony is the formal act of walking across the 'stage' to receive your diploma from the Principal. This event takes place in the school gymnasium and is organized by the school. This event includes official addresses from our MP, MLA, Board of Education Representative and a CESD Representative. The ceremony is highlighted by the valedictorian address and presentations of the diplomas.
8:00am Grads meet in the library to receive their caps, gowns and appropriate sashes
Grads meet in the Wellness Room for group picture
Grads line up in the hallway in alphabetical order
9:00am Cap and Gown Ceremony begins
10:00am Ceremony concludes
All gowns must be returned to the library
** Please note, grad preparation from (time to be determined) is for graduates only. We ask family and friends to find seats in the gymnasium at this time.
The Graduation Banquet is the promenade tuxedo and dress celebration event that has a meal, program, grand march and dance.
4:00pm Formal Class photo
4:30pm Program at Paterson Community Hall Begins
6:30pm Grand March