Important Information for the Senior Class


The 2020 Commencement Ceremony will be held MAY 27 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 @20falcons to 81010 or (252) 558-0171.  Be sure to reply to the Welcome Message                                                       with your name.

July 8 or August 31, 2019:  Senior Portraits at Forbush High
  • Formal wear provided. Men should bring clean white tee-shirt an ladies should bring a top with straps that will slide off shoulders.
  • You may bring other outfits and props.
  • 24-30 images
  • Sitting fee is $20, which includes proofs and other extras
  • See Prestige Portraits website for ideas
  • Schedule Times are suggested, you may come either day.


Wednesday, May 27:  Commencement Day

*Seniors who do not attend practice may not participate in the Commencement Exercises*
  • Senior Breakfast 8AM- Cafeteria 2 - Casual dress is OK for practice.
  • Board bus and ride to Wake Forest University immediately following breakfast for practice.
  • Return to Forbush around 12-12:30 PM and have lunch on your own.
  • Return to Wake Forest University and be DRESSED & IN YOUR SEAT at Wait Chapel by 3:30 PM.  Transportation back to WFU is NOT provided.  (See What to Wear)
  • Doors for Guests will open at 4:00 PM
  • A ticket is required for admission for all guests, including children.
  • Ceremony will begin at 5:00 PM sharp.
  • Guest who are not seated by 5 PM may not enter the chapel until after the National Anthem. 
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