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Class of 2021 - Senior Announcements


The end of year is approaching quickly for graduating Seniors at WHS! Listed below is some important information regarding dates, times, and specific details for events leading up to and including graduation day. 


Important Dates At-A-Glance: 

May 17th - 19th - Senior Check Out (In Person students)

May 17th-18th (7am-9am) - Senior Check Out (Remote Students)

May 19th: All Senior Fees & Fines due

May 19th: Senior’s Last Day & Final Check Out at 8:45am

May 21st: Graduation Practice - Be here by 8:30 am 

(Graduates need to bring their cap & gown to practice for a large group photo)

                 -Interstate Photos- Wear Cap & Gown-Individual Pictures begin at am 8:00

*Photo Order forms were distributed at Senior Meeting on 4/30 or emailed home to those who missed the meeting

May 21st: Senior Picnic at WHS (immediately following practice) until approx. 12:30 pm (optional)


May 23rd: Graduation - 3 pm (Graduates need to be here at 2:20 pm)

**Seniors will have 4 tickets per student distributed beginning on 5/12.

**People who have proof of being fully vaccinated and a Photo ID will not need a ticket for Graduation.

**If you are not going to need all of the allotted tickets, we are asking that you return these tickets to Mrs. Behn or Mrs. Erickson NO LATER than May 19th, so that they can be used for other guests.  If your family needs extra tickets, please contact Mrs. Behn or Mrs. Erickson by May 19th.


Reserved Special Seating is available if requested ahead of time for elderly and/or handicap family members and guests of graduates. Please contact Mrs. Erickson or Mrs. Behn prior to May 20th at 815-335-2336 to reserve floor seats. Limit 4 per graduate. 


To review the Memo to the Senior Class, including dress code requirements, senior picnic info, and other information please read the Memo to the Senior Class.


Please feel free to contact either Mrs. Behn, or Mrs. Erickson, with any questions.