RVHS Graduation

The recently approved Senior Class panoramic picture looks amazing!  If you placed an order, it will be mailed soon.

You can still order pictures at this link: http://bit.ly/BestClassPicture. The photographer has waived the late fee for Ralston Valley High School, so be sure to order soon.

Thank you for your support. Please email the photographer, BestClassPicture@gmail.com if you have any questions.

Graduation from high school is an important milestone in the lives of students and their families.  The graduation ceremony is a dignified occasion, a time of celebration.  Courteous and considerate behavior will allow everyone in attendance to recognize the achievement of each graduate and ensure this is a ceremony that all will treasure as a memorable event.

Graduation for the class of 2023 will take place Friday, May 19, 2023 at 10:30a.m.

Location: University of Colorado Events Center, 950 Regent Dr., Boulder, CO 80309

University of Colorado's Clear Bag Policy

Bags or containers larger than 12 inches by 6 inches by 12 inches are prohibited. No bags permitted at all including backpacks, diaper bags, and other similar bags, unless they meet the clear bag standards. Clutches and Purses with or without a handle or strap must be no larger than 4.5 inches by 6.5 inches. Also allowed are one gallon or smaller clear plastic zip bags.  

If you have any medical items that are necessary, please notify security so those items can be properly inspected.

The CU Events Center complies with all TSA and Homeland Security prohibited items lists.

Food and beverage items may not be brought into the CU Events Center. Concession stands will sell food and beverages.

All patrons will be requested to return prohibited items to their vehicles, hotel rooms or homes, or check at Guest Services locker location outside the NW entrance of the CU Events Center.



Thank you for adhering to the following guidelines, designed to reflect the seriousness and dignity inherent in the occasion:

Attire Under the Gown



Jewelry and Corsages

ALL graduates must wear the authorized graduation cap, gown, and tassel. In addition, graduates may wear only school issued honor cords and two academic medals (if earned). Students should not add any other accessories, decorations, or carry any placards, posters or any other paraphernalia that might distract from the ceremony. 

Graduation caps should not be decorated or embellished. Dress attire under the gown should comply with all school dress code guidelines and should reflect the importance and dignity of the occasion (i.e. dress shirts and slacks with dress shoes or dresses/dress attire and dress shoes).  

Graduates must not engage in any acts of rowdiness, noisy behavior, or misconduct.  

Graduates must conduct themselves properly before, during, and immediately following the ceremony so the ceremony will be meaningful to everyone in attendance.


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Lifetouch + Shutterfly:  

This year we will be working with Lifetouch Shutterfly for graduation portraits at our commencement ceremony. Lifetouch will photograph our graduates and 3-5 days after the ceremony the portraits will upload to a Shutterfly site.