Frequently Asked Questions

Graduation FAQ’s

  • Does it cost money to order the cap and gown?
    • All caps and gowns are provided by the school. Students may keep the cap/gown after graduation.


  • Are tickets needed to attend graduation?
    • Tickets are not needed to attend graduation.


  • Where can I find Project Graduation and Picture information? (Beginning in May)
    • Forms for Olympic Studios can be obtained via the HS website, guidance, main office or D203.
    • Project Graduation information can ONLY be found via the HS website.


  • Will parking be available at the high school?
    • Every graduating senior will be allotted one parking pass for parking at EHTHS. All other cars will park at the satellite parking lots of Miller, Alder, and Fernwood schools.


  • Is handicapped parking available?
    • Handicapped parking is available on a limited basis and will count as the one parking pass the seniors are allotted. Information will be provided during senior week.


  • What do the graduates need to wear on the night of graduation?
    • Ladies:
      • White, skirt-length dress or skirt/top is required. No part of your apparel should be visible under your gown. Flat white shoes or appropriate white flip-flops are acceptable. No sneakers are permitted.
    • Gentlemen:
      • LONG SLEEVE white dress shirt, black dress pants and a dark tie is required. Black dress shoes only. No sneakers are permitted.
    • Graduate Gowns:
        • NHS (males and females) – white
        • Females – gray
        • Males - black


  • When do graduates need to arrive?
    • Please plan to arrive at the satellite parking lots at Swift and Slaybaugh by 3:15 p.m. You MUST arrive at the High School by 3:45 p.m. Graduates cannot be dropped off at the high school. They must be bused. Graduation begins promptly at 5:10 p.m. There is NO rain date.


  • When do buses begin running from the satellite campuses?
    • 3:00


  • Are seniors on early release allowed to leave practice early?
    • NO. All seniors who wish to walk at graduation MUST attend all practices.