Important Information for the Senior Class


The 2019 Commencement Ceremony will be held MAY 29 at 5:00 PM. 
 It will be held at Wait Chapel on the campus of Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC.

Doors Open at 4:00 PM - A ticket is required for admission for all guests, including children.

Seniors (Parents, too) sign up for information and reminders here:

Push:     On iPhone or Android open your web browser and go to this link:

Text:    Text @19falcons to 81010 or (252) 558-0171.  Be sure to reply to the Welcome Message                                                       with your name.

July 9 or August 1, 2019:  Senior Portraits at Forbush High
  • Formal wear provided.
  • You may bring other outfits.
  • 24-30 images
  • Sitting fee is $20, which includes proofs and other extras
  • See Prestige Portraits website for ideas

September 26:  Senior Portrait make-ups

  • If you did not have your portrait made in July, this is your chance.
  • Sitting fee is $10, which includes proofs only
  • Please see Mrs. Dorman 233B with questions
  • Sign -up Here

October 5, 10:30 AM, Falcon Stadium:    2019 Class Photo on Football Field.

  • High Resolution 8x10 prints of photo will be available for $10.00.
  • All seniors should plan to attend.

October 31, 10AM, FHS Auditorium:      Senior meeting with Josten's Representative

  • Information about ordering graduation supplies and individual cap and gown photos.
  • All seniors should plan to attend this meeting.
  • Parents are welcome to attend, but not required.

November 8:  Individual Cap and Gown Photos & Jostens Order Collection

    • All members of the senior class will be photographed in a cap and gown.  Students at SCC and Interns should plan to attend.  This photo will be used in the Yearbook.
      • Gentlemen wear white shirt and tie.
      • Ladies may wear a shirt, blouse or dress without collar.
      • Pants/Shoes will not show in this photo.
      • Cap and Gown provided for photo.
      • Caps are NOT worn in photo, they are held.
    • All members of the senior class must turn in a cap and gown order to be able to participate in the graduation ceremony.

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