Wayland Union High School
Dear Parents and Guardians,
Please see the following information below regarding our 2021 Graduation Activity and Event Planning! Please note we will be following all MDHHS and ACHD Epidemic Orders for our events and ask that you comply with these mandates. Thank you in advance as we want to make these activities about the hardworking and well deserving Senior Class of 2021!
Senior Academic and Athletic Awards Night, and Alumni Hall of Fame Ceremony:
Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center
Senior Academic and Athletic Awards night is an invitation only event. If your student is receiving an award you will be notified and granted two tickets for parents or guardians to attend. Tickets will be issued to your award recipient. Please be sure to bring the ticket to the event for admission. Due to MDHHS Orders we have a limited capacity of 300. The event will be live streamed for all to view and a link for the event posted on the schools website.
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 1:45 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center
NOTE: THIS IS A STUDENTS ONLY EVENT.
The Farewell Assembly will be live streamed from the FAC. A link for the event will be posted on the schools website. Graduating Seniors will wear their cap and gown and be seated in the auditorium appropriately socially distanced, those with speaking or performing parts for the program will be near the stage. There will be a Welcoming Address, a song performed by Senior members of the Choir, Class History, Class Poem, Senior Farewell Video, and Closing Remarks.
Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in the Athletic Stadium:
Graduation is a formal ceremony and will be held in the Athletic Stadium. This event will be “live streamed'' for all to view and a link for the event posted on the schools website. This is a ticketed event with each student receiving 4 tickets. (You may submit a request for additional tickets, however there are no guarantees the request will be granted.) We will attempt to have the ceremony regardless of weather, if we have severe inclement weather we will postpone the event for one day to Friday, May 28, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. Students will be able to pick up their allotment of tickets during their last week of school, May 17 through May 21. Tickets must be presented to gain entry to the stadium and Graduation Ceremony.
Additional Graduation Tickets
Caps and Gowns
If you ordered your cap and gown and haven't picked it up yet, you can stop into the Main Office and pick it up! Some of you have graduation announcements here too!
For those going to Grad Bash:
Any items you wish to bring to Grad Bash must be put in a bag and checked in immediately following graduation practice. Each bag will be searched and tagged. You will not have access to this bag again until arrival at the grad bash venue.
Items you may wish to pack: sweatshirt or clothing for various weather conditions and a phone charger.
If you don't sign up with a walking partner by May 12, you will be assigned a partner to walk with!