2017 Graduation Ceremony Dates
University of Phoenix Stadium
May 19, 2017 Friday:
- Sandra Day O'Connor @ 2:00 p.m.
- Deer Valley @ 4:30 p.m.
**NOTE: O'Connor and Deer Valley will have an early release day on May 19.
May 22, 2017 Monday
- Boulder Creek @ 2:00 p.m.
- Mountain Ridge @ 4:30 p.m.
- Barry Goldwater @ 7:00 p.m.
**NOTE: Boulder Creek, Mt. Ridge, and Barry Goldwater will have an early release day on May 22.
- NO TICKETS WILL BE issued this year. Graduates may invite as many guests as they would like.
- Seniors are provided a senior countdown of events at a winter meeting in January or February.
- A mailer to parents is sent out the end of March with all pertinent graduation information included.
- A spring senior meeting is held at each school reviewing the graduation ceremony. Seniors do not go to the stadium to rehearse.
- Senior exams are scheduled for May 15-16, 2017 (DVHS & SDOHS) and May 16-17, 2017 (BGHS, BCHS & MRHS)
- Seniors come to senior checkout on May 17, 2017 (DVHS & SDOHS) or May 18, 2017, (BGHS, BCHS & MRHS) and will receive their
cap and gown and parking map to the stadium at that time. (NOTE: This is subject to change.)
- The stadium list of prohibited items (see page list on left)
- Handicap information (see page list on left)
Parking changes for each graduation. Download the map here. Save it to your phone or print it out.
Professional photographers will be taking pictures of the graduates multiple times during the ceremony. Graduation photo information.
The video projection you see on the big screens at the stadium is recorded and presented on DVD.