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    SEPTEMBER 2018

    Sept 19 | Mandatory Important Senior Meeting Seniors met in the Activity Center (AC) and received packets (copies available outside the main office) to order Cap & Gowns, Announcements & other merchandise from National Achiever. Seniors also got a handout with info about SENIOR SPREE and REMIND texts. Text @ballard-19 to 81010 for updates!

    OCTOBER 2018

    Oct 4 & 5 | Senior Cap & Gown & Announcement Orders Due
    National Achiever Order Packets (1-800-800-4083) were distributed to Seniors on 9/19. A representative will be at BHS in the AC during both lunches on Thurs, Oct 4 & Fri, Oct 5 to answer questions and take completed orders and hand out any t-shirts, beanies, sweatshirts & misc items on the order.

    Friday, Oct 19 | Senior Class of 2019 "19" Photo
    Group Class photo will be taken during DAM time (3:20 pm). Running Start students mark your calendars too! Meet outside on the north side of the track.

    Tuesday Oct 30 | Senior Yearbook Photos Due
    Yearbook photos due to the Shingle editors at Refer to the Senior Photo FLYER for digital photo instructions. Senior ID pictures will be used in the yearbook if a portrait picture is not received. Still need a Portrait? Call Rowland Studio at 206-522-7171 if interested.


    College Planning Dates & Reminders
    Senior Year College & Post High School Planning
    Letters of Recommendation Info Sheet | Give to Counselors
    College Application and Deadline List

    NOVEMBER 2018

    Friday, Nov 16 | Senior Grad Ad Photos Due
    Senior Grad Ad's are due to Mr Smith in Room SW 122. Grad Ad's are an opportunity for families to submit photos and a personal message for their senior to be printed in the school yearbook. Please refer to the Grad Ad FLYER for specific instructions. Pay for Grad Ads online via SchoolPay/Source!

    DECEMBER 2018

    Dec 15 | "Last Chance" to order Graduation  Cap & Gown. National Achiever 1-800-800-4083.
    Friday, Dec 21, 2018 (1 Hr Early Dismissal at 2:35pm) Special Bell Schedule
    Winter Break | No School | Monday, Dec 24, 2018 - Friday, January 4, 2019

    -> JANUARY 2019

    Monday, Jan 7, 2019 | Back to School.
    Monday, Jan 7 - Closes Friday, Feb 22. AP Exam Registration. LEARN MORE
    Monday, Jan 21 | No School MLK Jr Day
    1st Semester Finals Schedule | January 24, 25 & 28, 2019 | January 29 Amnesty Day
    Class Periods 1/4, 2/5, 3/6 | Special Finals Bell Schedule
    Wed, Jan 30 Day between semesters (no school) *possible snow make up day.

    FEBRUARY 2019

    Friday, Feb 22 | AP Exam Registration Closes. LEARN MORE 
    Feb 18 - 22 | NO SCHOOL | Mid-Winter Break

    MARCH 2019

    Watch for Senior SPREE updates. SPREE is an all-night graduation party hosted by Grad Nights & chaperoned by BHS parents & staff. Don't miss out!  TICKETS & MORE INFO!

    APRIL 2019

    Wed, April 3 | Mandatory Senior Class Meeting
    Senior Class Meeting in the AC during DAM time (1:55pm early release day). Graduation announcements that were ordered in Oct will be distributed and seniors will be getting info on confirming important dates and senior events.

    Tues, April 16 | Cap & Gown Distribution during lunches

    Tues, April 30 | Deadline for Diploma Correct Spelling
    Seniors check your name posted on the wall by the office.

    MAY 2019

    May 1 - June 5 | Senior Class Photos For Slideshow Due
    Seniors please submit photos of you and your friends at any age for the Senior Class Slideshow. Contact email and details to follow.

    May 20 - June 3 | Prom Tickets On Sale. The Prom is on June 8.

    May | Library Book Fines Due & Textbooks. Date TBD.
    Check posted list. Pay via SchoolPay/Source or Ms K in the Activity Center.

    Friday, May 31 | All Service Learning Paperwork Due
    All Service Learning paperwork including qualifying for the Above & Beyond is due for the award that will be given out on Seniors Awards Night on June 11.

    JUNE 2019

    Thursday, June 6 | Senior Dinner in the BHS Common 6pm
    Senior dinner with slideshow and yearbook distribution (if no fines).

    Saturday, June 8 | PROM at the Columbia Tower 8PM - 11PM.

    Mon, June 10 | Beaver Nation Athletic Awards at 7PM | PAC
    If you participated in a sport this year, you and your family are invited to a fun night honoring the accomplishments of the teams, coaches & athletes.

    Tuesday, June 11 | Senior Awards Night at 7PM | PAC
    Chords will be distributed, Valedictorian/Salutatorian recognized. This is an evening dedicated to academic excellence and recognizing the many accomplishments of graduating Ballard High School seniors.

    Wednesday, June 12 | Senior Finals (1,3,5)

    Thursday,  June 13 | Senior Finals (2,4,6)
    Checkout Form Required | Last Day for Seniors June 13, 2019

    MONDAY, JUNE 17, 2019 AT 5:30 PM

    10:00 AM | MANDATORY Senior Rehearsal Memorial Stadium

    Students are responsible for finding their own way to the rehearsal. Senior arrival time to graduation TBD at the rehearsal.

    5:30 PM | Ballard HS Graduation at Memorial Stadium

    Families do not need tickets for graduation. Plenty of seating is available.

    Senior SPREE | Senior Graduation PartySenior SPREE Details: Check in at Ballard High at 10:00 pm on June 17th (night of graduation) and travel on tour buses to the different venues until 6:00 a.m. the next morning. An adult must pick up his or her student from BHS by 6:30 a.m. on June 18th.  TICKETS & MORE INFO