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    Senior Important Timeline

    ALL SCHOOLS CLOSED THROUGH APRIL 24

    Following Governor Inslee’s emergency proclamation on March 12, 2020, all Seattle Public Schools will be closed through at least April 24. All school building activities including school day instruction, child care, preschool, athletics/sports, health services, enrichment, etc. are canceled until further notice. 
    Please read the latest update from Seattle Public Schools.



    Seniors please review the important timeline below. Running Start students and senior parents mark your calendars as well. Sign Up for the PTSA BHS Weekly News to stay connected! Dates are subject to change! 



    March & April 2020

    Visit: Senior, Scholarships and BHS Counseling Center pages for updates.

    May 2020

    Seniors Who Have Pre-Ordered a Yearbook |  Anyone with fines will be highlighted on a poster hanging outside the Commons and the fine must be paid by June 3 in order to pick up your yearbook on June 4 - Pay via SchoolPay on the Source or with Ms. K in the Activity Center. Senior yearbooks will be distributed on June 4 at the Senior Dinner and June 5 at Beaver Day.

    Wed, May 13 - All Service Learning Paperwork which includes qualifying for the Above & Beyond award is due for the award that will be given out on Senior Awards Night on June 3, 2020.

    Friday, May 22 - Cap and Gowns Distributed in the PAC

    Thursday, May 28 - Senior Class Photos for Slideshow Due
    Seniors please submit photos of you and you friends at any age for the Senior Class Slideshow, contact email and details to follow.

    Saturday, May 30 - PROM at the Columbia Tower, 8 to 11 PM

    June 2020

    Wednesday, June 3 - Senior Awards Night at 7 PM, PAC
    Chords will be distributed, and Valedictorian/Salutatorian recognized; this is an evening dedicated to academic excellence and recognizing the many accomplishments of graduating Ballard High School Seniors.

    Thursday, June 4 - Senior Dinner in the BHS Commons, 6 PM
    Senior dinner with slideshow and yearbook distribution (if no fines).

    Friday, June 5 - Beaver Day

    Monday, June 8 - Ballard Nation Athletic Awards at 7 PM, 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 and athletes.

    TBD: Senior Finals More details to follow.

    TBD: Senior Finals & Last Day for Seniors, Fines Due & Checkout Form REQUIRED More details to follow.


    College Planning Resource Forms

    Seniors College Planning Dates & Reminders
    Letters of Recommendation (Student Info Sheet)
    College Application and Deadline List
    Senior Year College & Post High School Planning
    Transcript Request Info 
    End of Year Finals and Senior Checkout Form - Posted in May



    Black Graduation Cap with Red tasselBallard High School Graduation
    Friday, June 12, 2020 at 5:30 PM

    10:00 AM MANDATORY Rehearsal Memorial Stadium
    Students are responsible for finding their own way to the rehearsal at Memorial Stadium. Senior arrival time to graduation TBA at rehearsal.

    5:30 PM Ballard HS Graduation at Memorial Stadium Families do not need tickets for graduation. Plenty of seating is available.



    SPREE Candy Roll with 2020

    Senior SPREE Graduation Party!! Visit the SPREE page for information about the event. Specific details and SPREE instructions for graduation night TBA.

    Updated 3/13/2020