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  • Project Grad - Shaw's Give Back Where It Counts Program Project Graduation - Scarborough High School was selected by Shaw's store leadership as the benefiting non-profit in the GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Reusable Bag Program for April.  The ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2019, 6:22 AM by Karen Sprague
  • And the Winners are . . . .   Thank You Scarborough Families for making Project Graduation's Calendar Fundraiser a HUGE success! Incase you missed the Facebook postings here is a list of the generous business that donated ...
    Posted Mar 18, 2019, 8:53 AM by Karen Sprague
  • Project Grad Raffle!   Scarborough High School Families, this is an easy way to support Project Graduation!Please check out our latest fundraiser. So many great prizes made possible by generous donations from local ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2019, 11:16 AM by Karen Sprague
  • Wonderful Ways to Support Project Grad!     The following fundraising options are wonderful ways to support Project Grad!  .1.    Shop Premium Brands (like Adidas, Kate Spade and Swell) and 100% of retail profits will be donated to ...
    Posted Dec 5, 2018, 5:02 AM by Karen Sprague
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Project Grad Meetings

  • December 17, 2018 - 6:30-7:30 - SHS AP Room

Mission Statement

Department of Transportation statistics clearly show an increase in drug and alcohol related teenage deaths on the night of High School graduation. Scarborough Project Graduation offers an adult supervised, drug and alcohol free graduation celebration to all graduating seniors in efforts to keep teenagers in a safe environment and off the roads. It is our mission to ensure the well-being of Scarborough’s graduating seniors and prevent them from becoming another tragic statistic.


Scarborough Project Graduation is a non-profit, 501©(3) volunteer run organization which raises funds to provide a drug and alcohol free celebration for every graduating senior on the evening of graduation.

The primary aims of Project Graduation activities are to increase awareness of the dangers of drinking, drugging and driving and to reduce the number of youth-involved alcohol and other drug-related incidents. Project Graduation is much more than an event that occurs on graduation night. It is a community-wide process that strives to create a caring, supportive and safe environment between youths and adults. It is an opportunity for the community to give our graduating seniors a wonderful memory, build a tradition for underclassmen and give each member of our school an opportunity to pursue their future, all at the same time.


While hands-on help is always needed, Project Graduation can only succeed with the commitment of parents, local businesses & government, Scarborough High School and its students who support sending a clear message to all teens that alcohol and drugs are not necessary to celebrate their achievements.

In order to keep this tradition free to graduating seniors, an estimated $30,000 must be raised per year. No donation is too small. Donations are tax-deductible. Your support and involvement will make sure graduation night is a time to celebrate not a time to grieve.
Project Grad

Email: scarboroughprojectgrad

Karen Sprague
Administrative Assistant
Email: ksprague


Cash or Check
(made out to Scarborough Project Graduation)

Mail to:
Scarborough Project Graduation
P.O. Box 7117
Scarborough, ME