Blue Devil Bulletin

Grosse Pointe South's Weekly Communication - Mar. 18, 2022

*PLEASE NOTE* SOUTH GRADUATION DATE CHANGE

NEW DATE: South Graduation Ceremony will be Wednesday, June 8th, 6:30PM Front Lawn

Rain Date will be Thursday, June 9th, 6:30PM Front Lawn

Secondary Rain Date will be Friday, June 10th, 6:30PM Front Lawn

Social Studies & Student Government Fundraiser for Ukraine

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Class of 2022 - Graduation Information

Class of 2022 End of Year Information

Please click on this Senior Graduation Information link for information, now live, on our GPS web page:


  • Senior Parent Meeting
  • Senior Prom
  • Senior Honors Night
  • Senior Final Exam Schedule
  • Cap & Gown Pick Up
  • Senior Celebration Week
  • End of Year Counseling Information
  • Mandatory Commencement Rehearsal
  • Commencement Ceremony
  • Photo's During Commencement Ceremony
  • All Night Party
  • Honor your Senior by Purchasing an Auditorium Chair


Complete Class of 2022 Google Form for:


  • Special Guest Request
  • Alumni Recognition
  • Handicap Seating at Commencement
  • Special Seating at Commencement for Parent Working in District with a Graduate
  • What are your (Student's) Plans after Graduation?

ATTENTION CLASS OF 2022

SENIOR ALL NIGHT PARTY

BABY PICTURES NEEDED:

The night of the All Night Party, we will have a slideshow for the seniors comprised of their baby pictures. Please take the time to email a picture of your son/daughter to our slideshow chair Melissa Smith. Deadline for baby picture submission is May 1st.

  1. Email the picture, preferably in .jpg format, to gps22seniorslideshow@gmail.com.
  2. Name your picture with your child's first and last name (ie. MichaelWholihan.jpg)
  3. In the body of the email, please indicate how your child should be listed in the slideshow. For example, if your child's name is Elizabeth, but she prefers to be called Liz, please indicate that preference.
  4. You will receive an email confirmation that your picture was received.
  5. If you can't scan the picture, take a picture with your phone and email it to Melissa. NO hard copies please!

Class of 2022 ~ Senior Lawn Signs

Senior Families, don't forget to order your lawn signs!

- You can order through the K-12 Webstore or you can check your previous invoices to see if you've already paid for one:


Link to log in

https://gpps.k12online.us/schoolportal


Order now! Last date to order is: MARCH 31, 2022

Signs will be delivered in the spring to Mrs. Pierce for pickup.

(Note: photo is not of actual sign , it will look much cooler!)


Mrs. Petz / Melissa Ryan-Petz

Student Activities / Instagram: GPSouth_StudentActivities

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ATHLETIC NEWS

Spring Tryout Information:

Information for spring conditioning is also in the link below

https://www.gpsouthathletics.com/main/adnews/ID/55143809


(A Physical and a stamped Gold Card is required to tryout)


The Spring Sports Schedule can be found here.

GPS Athletic Boosters 2022 Scholarship Applications


GPS Athletic Boosters 2022 Scholarship Applications

Each year the Athletic Booster Club designates up to five scholarships to graduating seniors who have demonstrated excellence in athletics, scholarship, leadership, and community service. To be eligible, the student/athlete must plan to continue their education at a public/private college or vocational school. Awards are $1,500 each.


Eligibility Guidelines

  • ​ ​Varsity Letter winner, verified by the Athletic Department
  • Active member of the Varsity Club
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average.
  • Extracurricular activities, community service, and/or work experience.
  • Applicants must have applied and be attending a public or private college or vocational school in the fall of 2022.


All scholarship payments ar​e​ made payable to the student/parent.


Applications will need to be turned in by e-mail to the Booster Club Scholarship Chairperson, Tony Agosta, no later than

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 by 5:00 pm.


Email address: aaawolverine@gmail.com


Link to application:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yHQxzCmXLGO5PQgjhKOdrEOAPOJoI9dO/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=106785435858113634168&rtpof=true&sd=true



Student Activities Book Drive

Please see the flyer and wish list below regarding a Book Drive supporting The Children's Center. New and gently used Children's and Pre-teen book drive going on now through the end of the school year!

- Drop off to South Main Visitors vestibule, Student Activities Office or Book Bin in the main hallway.

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UPCOMING DATES TO REMEMBER

  • Commencement Speech Tryouts Mar. 23rd
  • Spring Break Mar. 28th - Apr. 1st