This page contains links that will be helpful for you as you are planning your next steps in life. It also contains information about the actual Graduation event! Be sure to read the 2019 GVS GRAD BOOKLET.
The grads will be having their Farewell Dinner this year on May 30th at Quarry Oaks. Permission forms to be signed by parent/guardian will be available in the grad lounge starting on May 7th. The cost is $25 and due at the office on May 25th.
February 8th: Period 2. Grad meeting to decide mural, valedictorians, and guest speakers
March 8th – Grad Portraits
May 30th – Farewell Dinner @ Quarry Oaks, 5pm
June 25th – Grad Rehearsal. Be at the school by 9:15, you will be back at 12:15.
June 26th – Grad Group Picture – 2:30 at TBA
June 26th – Graduation 4:30, Banquet 6:30 – both at EEFC. Be there by 3:45
JUNE GRAD MEETING…..
The final grad meeting of the year will occur on Monday, June 6th during periods 2.
A) Final credit count and pep talk – Mrs. Schinkel/Mr. Adrian
B) Credits – Merit, Volunteer, work, piano
C) Scholarships and Post-Secondary plans – notify Mr. G
D) Mural – progress report
E) Hand in: baby picture and ID (which includes middle name)
F) Upcoming grad events and important dates: (A) grad rehearsal – June 25, bus leaves school at 9:15 for Emmanuel Evangelical Free church in Steinbach at 360 Mackenzie Ave., must be there. If you have transportation conflicts – talk to Mrs. Schinkel (B) grad class picture – June 26th, 2:30 (C) graduation ceremony – June 26th, be at the Emmanuel Evangelical Free Church at 3:45 to take casual pictures with friends and family, ceremony starts at 4:30 (D) grad banquet – June 26th begins at 6:30 pm, be in church gym at 6:15 – dressed in formal wear and ready to go
G) Extra Banquet invitations may be available, see Mr. G about putting your name on the waiting list. We will know by June 21 how many are available. Extra invitations cost $35 each. Names must be given. All seats are currently full with none available.
H) Receive escort invitations and souvenir invitations to the grad banquet, if no escort, please let Mr. G know so these can be used as extras for other grad families. (must have informed Mr. G of who your escort is by May 1).