Senior Year Timeline

CFHS Class of 2022


  1. Senior Presentations for parents and students. If you were not able to attend one of the meetings, please check out this recording of the Senior Meeting.
  2. Senior START Survey
  3. Sign up for October 23rd ACT by September 17th.
  4. Seniors meet individually with school counselors. Credit check/planning and Xello tasks.
  5. Sign up for JOB SHADOW by October 1st.
  6. College Application Week: September 28th to October 1st. Get help with college applications from college representatives. Also, get signed up for your FSA ID.
  7. Early Graduation Applications Due: October 1st. Pick up paperwork at the senior individual meeting with your school counselor.


  1. Complete FAFSA starting October 1st. Help will be available at Cedar Falls High School on the following dates: Tuesday, October 12th from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Monday, October 25th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  2. Continue exploring and filling out college applications
  3. Sign up to take the ASVAB on December 19th at 8:45 a.m. in the library.


  1. YEARBOOK PICTURES NEED TO BE TURNED IN BY: NOVEMBER 23rd TO MR. WINKEL. We need just one digital file or print. Digital is actually the easiest. The submission should be a vertical portrait (head and shoulder), color, and have no special effects (colorization, unnatural lighting, etc.) or props (vehicles, toys, hats, sports equipment, etc.) If a print is submitted, it should be 4×5 inches approximately. If a digital file is submitted, it should also be 4×5 inches and at least 300 dpi resolution. Digital files can be e-mailed to Mr. Winkel at All pictures must be submitted by the day before Thanksgiving break, Tuesday, Nov. 23rd.
  2. FAFSA Help will be available on Monday, November 8th from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  3. Take the ASVAB on November 19th at 8:45 a.m. in the CFHS library.


  1. Explore scholarship options.


  1. Sign up for 2nd-semester JOB SHADOW
  2. Apply for local scholarships on the Cedar Falls High School Counseling Scholarship Page


  1. Meetings with Iowa, ISU, UNI, and Hawkeye to prepare for the next steps
  2. Senior EXIT interviews and EXIT Survey
  3. All School Awards Assembly-April TBA


  1. Senior Honors Convocation-May 10th at 7:00 p.m.
  2. Seniors Last Day-May 19th
  3. Senior Breakfast/Grad Practice at 9:00 a.m.-May 20th
  4. Grad Walk at Elementary and Junior High Schools-May 20th
Class of 2022 Senior Book

Everything seniors need to know including dates, information, and details to get to 2022 graduation!

Class of 2022 Senior Presentation

Information regarding all things senior year!

Senior Meeting Recorded Version

Watch a recorded version of the Class of 2022 Senior Presenation.

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