Graduation Info

Class of 2018 Commemorative Yard Sign Ordering:
Order your Class of 2018 yard sign today. We offer two different types: classic eagle and soaring eagle. Both signs will be personalized with your student's first name. The deadline to order is Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 6:00pm for guaranteed delivery.  Orders will be accepted after that date but delivery cannot be guaranteed by Friday, June 1, 2018.

Net Proceeds from these will benefit the: 
Marching Band's New Uniform Fund Drive.

CLICK ON one of the sign designs below to place an order. 

Legacy Gladiator Eagle=$25            
Soaring Majestic Eagle=$25

Class of 2018 Senior Recognition and Awards Ceremony:
This is scheduled for May 23, 2018 from 8:30am - 11:00am in the school auditorium. 

Senior Punch Reception
This event occurs immediately following the 'Senior Recognition & Awards Ceremony'.  There are light snacks and punch provided for the Seniors and their parents/guests who attend the Senior Recognition and Awards Ceremony.  Parents of juniors, sophomores and freshman will serve as hosts and provide the food needed to feed about 600-800 attendees. Food donations are needed and of course help is needed to set up, staff the event itself and clean up after it has ended. 

CLICK HERE to sign up to volunteer at the Senior Punch after the awards ceremony.

Class of 2018 Commencent (Thursday, June 7, 2018)
This past year JAHS moved its graduation ceremony to the University of Notre Dame's Joyce Center.  A great deal of positive feedback was received about this location therefore Principal Jim Seitz has announced that the Class of 2018 will also have their ceremony at the Joyce Center.  Graduation is planned for Thursday, June 7, 2018.  Commencement will begin promptly at 6:30pm.

As more information becomes available pertaining to other events and dates surrounding graduation they will be announced via email, social media and posted to our website. 

CLICK HERE to see letter from Principal Seitz dated 09-15-2017.

2018 Graduation Info:
The graduation ceremony for the Class of 2017 is scheduled as follows:
  • WHEN:  Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 4:00pm
  • WHERE: Joyce Center located on the campus of the University of Notre Dame
A student will be given 10 tickets each. Any unused tickets are asked to be returned to Mr. Mike Cass the school's treasurer. Additional tickets may be given if needed. 

TICKET DISTRIBUTION: Ten (10) Tickets will be given to each graduate for commencement at graduation practice. Additional tickets can be obtained at no cost from our school accountant Mr. Mike Cass.  He may be reached at: 574.393.5435 or via email at . See the 'Senior Events Letter' below for more information. 

2018 Graduation Gear Info:
1) Cap and Gowns & Rings PDF Order form (2018): CLICK HERE 
2) Cap and Gowns ONLINE Ordering (2018): CLICK HERE

2018 Graduation Events Info:
1) Senior Letter and Schedule of Events for Graduates
 This letter outlines the upcoming schedule of events for our graduating seniors.  CLICK HERE

Senior Recognition 'Senior Punch' Reception Sign Up:
This is scheduled for May 23, 2018 from 8:30am-11:00am. Stay tuned for more details via email.

Class of 2017 Commencement (June 10, 2017)
  • Ceremony Booklet (CLICK HEREfor a PDF
  • Ceremony Pictures (CLICK HEREto link to McDonald Studio page. This link expires October 28, 2017. Order Today.
  • The pictures from the Class of 2017 graduation ceremony are now posted to McDonald Studio's website and can be purchased online from them as well.
    If you have further questions please contact them directly at: 574.232.2003
    Once you link to this page on the right you'll see a couple links.
    • John Adams Graduation Diplomas (these are of each students be given their diploma by Principal Seitz.  You'll have to scroll through all of them to find your student's picture. However if you have the graduation program you can probably approximate where the picture is by looking at the order names as called out in the program
    • John Adams Graduation Candids: these are random candid pictures of various students before, during and after the ceremony. Again you'll have to scroll through them to find any of interest to you.

John Adams Parent Group,
Jun 3, 2016, 2:29 PM
John Adams Parent Group,
Sep 25, 2017, 1:29 PM
John Adams Parent Group,
Feb 27, 2018, 2:06 PM
John Adams Parent Group,
Jun 19, 2017, 4:29 PM
John Adams Parent Group,
Apr 30, 2018, 6:51 PM