Parents of Seniors -- 

Early next week (week of May 2) a letter regarding graduation, and the tickets for commencement will be mailed to your home.
Please go into the Family Portal to confirm your mailing address is correct.
The Family Portal allows you access to update this information if necessary. 
This will ensure you receive your tickets in a timely manner.
Thank you 

Graduation Ads can be purchased, celebrating this special time in your graduate's life. 
This information will be in a special edition of The Patriot. 
On-line submissions only.
Contact The Patriot at 952.442.4414 with questions.


PROM  ~ April 30 
Theme - City of Lights

See attachment below for additional information 
Prom Information
4:15:  Doors open to the gym
5:00: Grand March 
If your student is a junior or a senior, they are allowed to attend prom with someone from Waconia High School
who is also a junior or a senior, or they may invite a Waconia High School sophomore.
Freshman, and students who do not attend Waconia High School are not permitted to attend prom.

Academic Lettering and Recognition Ceremony
The 2016 Waconia High School Academic Lettering and Recognition Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, May 4th in the high school gymnasium @ 7:00 pm
Students who have a cumulative GPA of a 3.333 or greater are invited to attend this recognition ceremony and will be awarded their certificates and pins on this night. 
Students in Grades 10, 11 & 12 who have a 4.0 Cumulative GPA will also be recognized with a plaque.  Other organizations and/or clubs that may also be recognizing student achievements on this night, include Student Council, FCCLA & Robotics Club.


National program: UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour® visits Waconia HS
Friday, April 29, 2016
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Featuring virtual reality impaired driving and texting simulator
 WHS & the HERO Coalition (Drug Free Communities Grant) partnership is sponsoring an impaired and distracted driving education program and simulator for its students. The simulator allows participants to experience the potential consequences of impaired and distracted driving in a controlled environment. 



April 30 - Prom
May 4 - Academic Lettering & Recognition Ceremony

May 23 - Senior Awards Night (7:00 pm). **this is a date change from May 24**
May 29 - Commencement (1:00 pm)
May 30 - Memorial Day Holiday. No School K-12
June 2 - End of Trimester 3. Last Student Day 
June 3 - Last Teacher Workday