Senior Class Information

2018 SENIOR CLASS- Things to Know

(Updated 10/24/2017)

DUES paid to WHHS: T-shirt, Tailgating Party, PROM, Senior Breakfast, Graduation Ceremony, and Final Transcript

    • $50 from September 9- November 3 (Friday)
    • Or $60 after November 3 (Friday)

Pay ONLINE with a credit card- with a 4% upcharge at “Visit Our School Store” on the WHHS Website, or pay Mrs. Lavely (FA 105) or Coach Hunter (Rm. 303) with cash or check.

GRADUATION ORDER (cap, gown, and diploma cover) paid to HERFF JONES

    • Senior Assembly: Herff Jones Presenation is THURSDAY, October 26
    • 1st Order Day is TUESDAY, October 31 (Minimum Order is $62)
    • Or you can order ONLINE at highschool.herffjones.com

MAKE PLANS to meet with Herff Jones representatives 11:45 AM- 2:15 PM in Main Lobby!

++It is critical for seniors to attend ALL SENIOR MEETINGS held throughout the year in the Auditorium. These are the ONLY meetings where information is given to seniors concerning graduation and other important senior news. No one will call seniors who finished in the Fall semester or are not on campus during the regular day. These meetings will be part of the PLATOON SCHEDULE, so all seniors should plan to attend from 11:40 to 12:20.

MANDATORY DATES in order to participate in Graduation:

(MANDATORY means you MUST attend ALL events or you will not walk)

  • May 31 (Thur.) Graduation Practice/Breakfast @ WHHS 9:30 AM
  • June 4 (Mon.) Graduation Practice @ Timmons Arena (Furman) at 8:30 AM
  • June 5 (Tues.) GRADUATION @ 9 AM (Arrive by 8 AM)***

Any summer plans including FAMILY TRIPS/ CAMPS/JOBS should be scheduled around these MANDATORY dates in mind.

THERE IS A DRESS CODE FOR GRADUATION. Please plan accordingly NOW.

Ladies: Skirt or Dress, dark (Black is best) low heel shoes.

Men: Black Pants, black socks, black DRESS shoes, White dress shirt and TIE.


Pay Senior Dues/ Questions or Concerns: Mrs. Lavely in FA 105 or Coach Hunter in Rm. 303

Senior School Counselor: Mrs. Tingle Career and College Counselor: Mrs. Holeman

Athletic Director: Coach Choplin Central Spirit/Student Council Sponsor: Mrs. Brooks

Senior Portrait/Yearbook: Mrs. Grieve (Rm. 202)

DATES TO REMEMBER for 1st Semester


  • October 26 (Thurs.)- SENIOR MEETING #1 Platoon Schedule 11:40-12:20 PM NAME VERIFICATION and HERFF JONES Presentation
  • October 31 (Tues.)- Herff Jones on campus for Cap and Gown Orders ($62 minimum or $100 deposit) Main Lobby during ALL THREE LUNCHES
  • November 3 (Fri.) Last day to pay Senior Dues at $50
  • November 9 (Thurs.) Make up day to place order with Herff Jones- during all three Lunches.
  • Nov. 10 (Fri.) SENIOR PICTURES for Yearbook Make-Ups. Senior must visit legacystudios.com to schedule the session. Sessions are available on Friday, November 10th. No walk ups will be accepted
  • November 14 (Tues.) PLATOON SCHEDULE- Advisory from 11:40-12:20 PM
  • December 8 (Fri.) Winter Pep Rally- Platoon Schedule- from 11:40-12:20 PM
  • February 28 (Wed.) or when spaces are gone Deadline for Senior Ads in yearbook See Mrs. Grieve in Rm. 202 for details
  • December 21- January 2 (Tues.) WINTER BREAK
  • January 9 (Tues.) - SENIOR MEETING #2 Platoon Schedule 11:40-12:20 PM NAME VERIFICATION, Update on dates and expectations
  • January 10 (Wed.) Herff Jones representatives in Main Lobby from 11:45- 2:15 PM.
      • Last chance to lock in Cap and Gown order at the minimum $62.
  • January 11 and 12 1st SEMESTER EXAMS (Thurs.-2nd & 4th) (Fri.- 1st and 3rd)

DATES TO REMEMBER for 2nd Semester

  • January 21 (Sun) Senior Tea for Miss Trevilian
  • January 22-24 Rehearsals for Miss Trevilian
  • January 25 (Thurs.) MISS TREVILIAN 7:00 PM
  • Feb. 6 (Tues.) PLATOON SCHEDULE- Advisory from 11:40-12:20 PM
  • Feb. 7 (Wed.) Mr. WHHS Pageant 7:00 PM
  • March 7 (Wed.) SENIOR MEETING #3 Platoon Schedule 11:40-12:20
    • Graduation Speaker and Elected Teacher
    • Final Name Verification
  • March 19 (Mon.) Make Up Day #1 (If we have to use one Snow Day)
  • March 20 (Tues.) PLATOON SCHEDULE- 11:40-12:20 PM
  • March 23 thru 29- Spring Thing Fundraising
  • March 30 (Fri) Make Up Day #2 (If we have to use two Snow Days)
  • April 2 thru 6 SPRING BREAK
  • April 11 (Wed.) DELIVERY of Graduation Supplies in the Auditorium 11:45-2:15 PM
  • April 21 (Sat.) PROM at Southern Bleachery @ Taylor Mills 8 PM- Midnight
  • April 27 (Fri.) Make Up Day #3 (If we have to use three Snow Days)
  • May 1 (Tues.) Graduation Ticket Form available ONLINE
    • Check Google Classroom for the Link
  • May 4 (Fri) SENIOR MEETING #4 Platoon Schedule 11:40-12:20
    • DEADLINE for Graduation Ticket Form!!
  • May 7 thru 18 AP EXAMS
  • May 15 (Tues.) Senior Awards Night- 7:00 PM
  • May 18 (Fri.) Yearbook Day
  • May 22 and 23 SENIOR EXAMS (Tues.- 3rd & 4th) (Wed.- 1st & 2nd)

MANDATORY DATES in order to participate in Graduation:

(MANDATORY means you MUST attend ALL events or you will not walk)

  • May 31 (Thur.) Graduation Practice/Breakfast @ WHHS 9:30 AM
  • June 4 (Mon.) Graduation Practice @ Timmons Arena (Furman) at 8:30 AM
  • June 5 (Tues.) GRADUATION @ 9 AM (Arrive by 8 AM)***

Any summer plans including FAMILY TRIPS/ CAMPS/JOBS should be scheduled around these MANDATORY dates in mind.