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    IMPORTANT BALLARD SENIOR DATES & INFORMATION FOR 2017-2018

    Wed, Oct 4, 2017 1:55 pm | Senior Class of 2018 Photo for the yearbook to be taken during DAM time (1:55pm – 2:20pm).   Meet outside on the north side of the BHS Track. Senior Cap & Gown (red) Packets are due today too!  Packets were handed out a couple of weeks ago to Seniors.  * Running Start students be sure to mark your calendars too! 

    Thurs, Oct 5, 2017 | Both Lunches | Herff Jones will be back in the AC during both lunches to pick up cap and gown and announcement orders and drop off items that they ran out of yesterday.  

    Wed, Oct 18| Seniors do you still need a Senior Photo for the Yearbook? Rowland Studios will be at BHS for a special Senior Portrait session for $25 during both lunches.

    Mon, Oct 30 | Senior Yearbook Photos are due to the Shingle editors at ballardshingle@gmail.com Please see the Senior Yearbook Photo flyer below for specific digital photo instructions or pick up one in the BHS Office.  

    Tue, Nov 22 | Senior Grad Ads are due to Mr. Smith mtsmith@seattleschools.org in Room SW122 (an opportunity for families to submit photos & a personal message for their senior). See previous years yearbook for layout examples or see the Senior Grad Ad flyer below for specific details on Grad Ads or pick up a flyer in the BHS Office. Prices are 1 page - $40. ¼ page $75. ½ page $130. or full page for $ 250. This year you can pay for Grad Ads online on the SchoolPay option from the Source!

    Fri, Dec 15 | Final Order date  Seniors if you haven't ordered grad products (announcements, Cap & Gown) the final order is due Dec 15, 2017.   Call National Achiever Services at 1-866-238-5336 



    2018

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    Wed, April 4, 2018
    | Senior Meeting | Will be held during DAM time (1:55 pm – 2:20 pm). Graduation announcements will be distributed that were ordered and during the meeting they will be confirming important dates & senior events.

    Friday, June 1, 2018 | All Service Learning Paperwork including Above & Beyond documentation is due. See the Senior Service Learning FAQ handout below for more info.

    June 2018 | Senior Slideshow Photos due date TBA.

    Mon, June 4 | Cap & Gown Distribution 

    Wed, June 6  | Beaver Nation Athletic Award Night at BHS Main Gym 7pm.

    Thurs, June 7, BHS Common at 5pm | Senior Dinner and yearbook distribution.

    Sat, June 9 | Prom at the Columbia Tower. More details to follow.

    Tues, June 12, 7pm | Senior Awards Night. Many seniors will receive a notice that they will be recognized at this event.

    Thurs, June 14 | Senior Finals

    Friday, June 15
    Senior Finals | Checkout Form Required |
    Last Day for Seniors (6/22 last day for grades 9-11)

    Monday, June 18 | GRADUATION AT 8:00 PM | AT MEMORIAL STADIUM 
    Mandatory Senior Rehearsal at Memorial Stadium time TBA.
    Performing Arts Music Groups to perform at Graduation. Arrival time TBA.
    Senior arrival time TBA.

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

    Senior SPREE | Senior Graduation Party that takes place immediately after graduation.


    Senior Packet | Resource Forms From the BHS Counselors

    Seniors College Planning Dates & Reminders
    Letters of Recommendation (Student Info Sheet)
    College Application and Deadline List
    Senior Year College & Post High School Planning

    Service Learning FAQ for Seniors and Due Dates
    Senior Yearbook Photo & Grad Ad Info


    Senior Checkout Form
    Senior Checkout Form Schedule

    1st Semester Academic Deadlines
    2nd Semester Academic Deadlines




    Visit the BHS Website Senior page OFTEN for important Senior updates or pick up paperwork and flyers in the BHS Counseling Office.


    BHS Website > Resources and Services > Student/Parent Guardian Overview > SENIOR
    The Senior webpage has Breaking News, College Visits, Scholarships, Assessment & Testing Info, Service Learning Info, and a Senior Only Calendar.

    PLEASE NOTE: Dates and times are subject to change please check the Ballard High School Website at ballardhs.seattleschools.org to stay up-to-date.