Graduation Planning Guide

IDVA Class of 2019

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~ Table of Contents ~

GRADUATION PREP:

  • Senior Survey
  • Senior Photo Submission
  • Baby Photo Submission
  • Cap and Gown Order Instructions


GRADUATION DAY:

  • Graduation Ceremony Addresses
  • Graduation Ceremony Timelines and Instructions
  • Local Restaurants


MORE INFORMATION:

  • Class of 2019 Valedictorians and Salutatorians
  • Cap Decorating

~ Attention Graduating Seniors and Proud Parents! ~

Graduation day is fast approaching! This is a very exciting time for your student and for your family. Idaho Virtual Academy looks forward to honoring your senior and their accomplishments at commencement ceremonies across the state in May.


We are currently planning for the BIG DAY and need your help to be sure that all seniors are included and celebrated.


To that end, we need you to do FOUR things:

1. TAKE THE SENIOR SURVEY

Let us know if your son or daughter will be participating in a graduation ceremony, which one, and how many family members and guests you expect to attend.


*** IMPORTANT ***

The Senior Survey will act as your student's diploma order and is required, even if your student is not planning to attend a ceremony.


Click on the "SENIOR SURVEY" button below to complete.

2. Send your Senior Picture

Please email your student's senior picture to Mrs. Dietz. The picture will be included in the senior slideshow and graduation program.


Please send by April 15th.


Note: Photos received after April 15th will not be included in the slideshow.


Mrs. Dietz's email: mdietz@idahova.org

3. Send your Baby or toddler picture

We love to see your student's baby or toddler pic! They put smiles on everyone's faces! Please email the baby picture to Mrs. Dietz so it can be included in the senior slideshow.


Please send by April 15th.


Note: Photos received after April 15th will not be included in the slideshow.


Mrs. Dietz's email: mdietz@idahova.org

4. Order your graduation cap and gown

Place your order with Jostens for your student's graduation cap and gown.


Cap, gown, and tassel packages are $50.00.


Deadline to order is April 15th.


Please note, if you are unable to purchase a cap and gown, we have some available to borrow. Please reach out to high school counselor, Jessica Lecertua at jlecertua@idahova.org, to borrow a set.


Click on the "Cap & Gown Ordering Instructions" button below for ordering information.

~ Graduation Ceremony Addresses ~

May 20th - North Idaho


Kroc Center

1765 W. Golf Course Road

Coeur D'Alene, ID 83815



May 22nd - Treasure Valley


Northwest Nazarene University

Brandt Center - Swayne Auditorium

707 Fern Street

Nampa, ID 83686



May 23rd - Southeast Idaho


Blackfoot Performing Arts Center

870 S Fisher Street

Blackfoot, ID 83221

~ Class of 2019 Graduation Ceremonies ~

Please refer to the schedules below for the timeline of events on graduation day. There are also lists of local restaurants for your convenience.


Click on the gray buttons to download the timelines and restaurant lists.

CDA Ceremony - May 20th

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CDA Ceremony Information

Click here to download the CDA ceremony timeline of events & restaurant list.

Nampa Ceremony - May 22nd

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Nampa Ceremony Information

Click here to download the Nampa ceremony timeline of events & restaurant list.

Blackfoot Ceremony - May 23rd

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Blackfoot Ceremony Information

Click here to download the Blackfoot ceremony timeline of events & restaurant list.

~ Class of 2019 Valedictorian and Salutatorians ~

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~ Graduation Cap Decorations ~

IDVA seniors are welcome to decorate their graduation caps, if they would like.


Here are some grad cap decorations for inspiration.

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Do you have questions about graduation? Please ask your counselors Jessica Lecertua jlecertua@idahova.org, Mark Rodel mrodel@idahova.org, or Jesse Altsuler jaltsuler@idahova.org.