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WELCOME CLASS OF 2019
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In order to participate in Senior Activities and Graduate from Foothill High School, remember:

Academics
Attendance
Discipline

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Senior academics
You must pass all classes needed to satisfy TRUSD high school graduation requirements – NO F’s!
EDGEnuity Deadline is MAY 15th!
Non-grad letters (based on the last progress report) will be mailed out  on May 17th as well as a call from counselor. The final non-grad letters will be mailed out May 31st and families will be contacted by phone call from a Counselor.

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Senior attendance
You must have 4 or fewer instances of unexcused tardies, lates, absences, and cuts starting April 1st until May 30th to participate in graduation and all senior activities.
Reminder that FHS is a closed campus and leaving during lunch will count as an attendance instance.
Failure to serve required detentions may result in failure to participate in the Graduation ceremony and senior activities. There are only 4 Wednesdays left in this month.

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                                           Attendence
Dear Senior ____________________________,               
 As of __________, you have _______________ instances of unexcused tardies, absences and cuts since April 1st. Any infraction over 4 must be made up (see list of make-up hours below) or all senior activities including graduation ceremony will be in jeopardy. If you have not yet reached 4, beware if you do, you’ll have to make up those as well.  Finish strong, be on time to class, have your parents call when you are out ill, and pass your classes! 
Each infraction over 7 requires one 60 minute detention. 
Detentions are every Tuesday and Thursday from 2:40 - 3:40 until May 23rd. 
Wednesday Schools  are from 12:45 to 2:45 and will run:   Every Wednesday until  May 22th. You must stay the entire time to receive any credit for made up time.  


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Senior Discipline
Discipline issues ( including suspensions and senior pranks) may result in students not participating in senior activities and graduation ceremonies. 
Money will not be refunded.
For appeals, a Disciplinary Review Committee 
will be held.

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SENIOR FINALS
May 24th – May 29th 
Seniors are required to attend all 6 periods.


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Awards Night – May 14th
Award recipients are posted outside of the counseling center.

Recipients should dress in formal attire.

The ceremony will take place in Big Gym on May 14th.

Attendance is mandatory to receive your award(s). 

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  ORDER CAP AND GOWNS ASAP TO ENSURE ON TIME DELIVERY
         WWW.JOSTENSNORCAL.COM


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Thursday, May 23rd   RETURN TEXTBOOKS
Current fines were delivered on April 27th. 

Exact cash are the only accepted payment methods.
 
(Check, Debit and Credit cards are NOT accepted. Change will not be provided)


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Thursday, May 23rd   RETURN TEXTBOOKS
If you have an question or concern with your fee or fine(s), and wish to discuss it further, you must make an appointment in advance with a Vice Principal. NO DROP-INS!
A parent or guardian must be present at this meeting.
To schedule an appointment, 
please see Mrs. Burt in the Admin Office. 


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At Senior Check-out, all Seniors must be cleared before you will be permitted to move forward with the scheduled activities. NO EXCEPTIONS! NO REFUNDS!

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May 30th CHECK OUT
All seniors report to 1st period as usual.  Absent students may not walk (see attendance policy)
Students will be released to the main gym to attend Senior checkout ( all attendance, fines, fees, equipment, and grades must be cleared prior to participating in all senior activities….including graduation. 
After final checkout students will receive their 12 tickets!
Mandatory Graduation Practice…. Students who do not attend may not walk at Graduation.
Distribution of Cap and Gowns on June 3rd @ 9:00 am
Parade of Gowns on June 3rd @11:00 am
These activities are mandatory.

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FINAL TRANSCRIPTS
During Senior Check-out, students will confirm the school, or schools, that need to receive their final transcripts.

IT IS THE STUDENT’S RESPONSIBILITY TO CONFIRM WE HAVE THE CORRECT MAILING INFORMATION FOR EACH SCHOOL, BUSINESS, ETC.

During diploma pick-up, we will confirm their selection(s).


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May 31st  SENIOR ACTIVITIES
7:30 - Students report to first period
7:50- 9:00   Move up Rally
9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m  Senior Trip to Sunsplash
or...if you don’t go to senior trip, go to regular classes
Unless on the Sr. Trip, you must remain on campus during these events!

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Memorial Day 
Monday, May 27th – NO School

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June 3rd 11:00 am – PARADE OF GOWNS 
Students will walk/ride bus to the elementary school they attended (Frontier, Oakdale, Pioneer).
If they attended a different feeder school, they can chose one of these three to attend and walk the halls.
All students will meet up at Foothill Ranch to walk through the halls before returning to Foothill High School to walk our halls.
Students cap and gowns will be distributed just prior to Parade of Gowns 9:00-10:50 am
Following Parade of gowns, there will be a short meeting/practice for graduation.
THIS IS A REQUIRED ACTIVITY! NON-GRAD STUDENTS MUST ATTEND SCHOOL.


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June 4th – Graduation practice
Meet in the stadium for graduation practice at 7:30 am
We will practice until it is perfect.
Once the ceremony looks great, Seniors will have a pool party in our school pool area.
Seniors must remain with their class and on campus until the day is over at 2:37.

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JUNE 5TH
Students meet in the stadium at 7:30 for last run through of practice from 7:30-9:30
Senior meeting from 9:30-10:30
All Seniors go to first lunch on this day.
After first lunch Seniors remain in the Quad for “Chalk it Up” activity.

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And then it’s time for…
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Wednesday, June 5th-  GRADUATION!!!
Seniors Report to Big Gym NO LATER than 6:00 pm
Gates open at 6:00 pm 
Ceremony begins promptly at 7PM

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GRADUATION TICKETS
All seniors will receive their 12 graduation tickets 
after Check Out

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Graduation Dress Code
Absolutely no customizing of caps and gowns…you will not be allowed to walk if you do.  This includes flower/money/candy leis.  Cultural beads need to be on the inside of the robe.  Students MAY NOT wear stiletto heels. You must wear either flats or wedges.  This is to protect our astroturf.  You will not be allowed to participate if you are wearing high heels. 
Students may not wear jeans, shorts, flip flops. Students should wear dress attire and dress shoes. Gentlemen should wear a tie or bowtie.

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Graduation Ceremony Conduct Rules
No signs, beach balls, noisemakers, balloons, or other toys/objects that will distract will not be permitted in the stadium.  This is for everybody—parents included. This is to insure that EVERYONE can see and hear their child as they graduate.
All guests must remain seated in the stands and may not be on the track or field at anytime prior to, during, or after the ceremony. Guests that do not honor this expectation will be asked to leave the ceremony.

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Post Graduation 
Students will be receiving their diplomas 
June 10th after 10:00 am. 
Students will be exiting where they entered.  
Families must exit the main gates.  
It is recommended that you predetermine a place to meet within the parking lot.  

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Questions? 
Please email tamara.bordisso@twinriversusd.org 
if you are in need of handicapped seating at our stadium.  

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THANK YOU and best of luck, FHS Class of 2019

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2019 Graduation Commencement information will be posted here. Check back often as this page (and all TBA) will be updated as details become available. 
 

FOOTHILL HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION COMMENCEMENT 

 
DATE: Wednesday, June 5, 2019
TIME: 7pm (Gates Open at TBA)
   Note: This is a change from 5pm
LOCATION: FHS Stadium
PARKING: TBA
TICKETS: TBA
CONCESSIONS: TBA

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