High School Graduation Ceremony Preparations for the Class of 2020 Announced

Posted by Susan Dupre on 5/13/2020

Graduation ceremonies for high schools across St. Mary Parish have been scheduled in accordance with newly released COVID-19 guidelines announced this week. All graduation ceremonies will be held outside (weather permitting) at the school’s football stadium and will include appropriate social distancing measures with limitations on the number and placement of attendees. Ceremony dates were communicated to members of the senior class and parents yesterday in an effort to avoid any scheduling conflicts and offer ample notification for travel considerations.

High school graduation ceremonies for St. Mary Parish Schools will be held as follows:

  • Friday, May 22: Centerville High School at 6:00 PM
  • Thursday, May 28Berwick High School at 7:00 PM
  • Thursday, May 28: West St. Mary High School at 7:00 PM
  • Friday, May 29: Franklin High School at 6:30 PM
  • Friday, May 29: Morgan City High School at 6:30 PM
  • Saturday, May 30: Patterson High School at 10:00 AM

The traditional program for graduation ceremonies will be adjusted as well in order to limit physical contact and maintain adherence to publicized health and safety guidelines. Parents of high school seniors are encouraged to contact their child’s school with any specific questions regarding graduation ceremonies.

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