Senior Class and Graduation Information
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Scott Nelson
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As per MCPSS Central Office, Senior pranking IS NOT ALLOWED ON ANY CAMPUS!!  Students who do so WILL NOT participate in commencement! 
Baker High School Graduation Tradition

Every year, students are allowed to show off their cords, medals, National Honor Society and other awards they have received throughout their senior year during Honors Day.  However, on graduation, per tradition, only National Honor Society cords are allowed as every student is eligible to membership into the National Honor Society. 

 

 

 

 

Important SENIOR information will be posted to this page throughout the year.  Please check back frequently for updates.

Sign up for SENIOR REMIND 101 and get updates on all the senior events from Mr. Nelson:

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A senior fee of $20 is paid directly to Baker High School.  The fee covers graduation expenses including class day in May, the senior class signature t-shirt, and a few other senior events.  See Mr. Nelson in room 230 to pay this fee.

A senior fee of $80 is paid directly to Balfour.  This covers the purchase of a cap & gown.

Balfour 476-5203

 

Balfour will be at the entrance to the cafeteria near the elevator during the lunchwaves to collect the $80 senior fee on the following dates:


September: 

September 9:  Balfour will give a presentation to seniors during second Block

September 11:  5pm-7pm Parent night in the Baker cafeteria.

September 12:  during the lunch waves

September 13:  during the lunch waves


October: 

October 29:during the lunch waves

October 30:during the lunch waves


Graduation for Baker High School Class of 2020 will be:

TBA

The location will be at USA Mitchell Center

Tickets are NOT required for admittance to Graduation

Midyear Graduates will have to turn in their clearance forms to Mr. Nelson in room 230 by Thursday December 19th in order to be cleared for graduation.

Seniors graduating in May must turn in their clearance forms in to their homeroom teachers by Thursday, December 19th.

 


Graduation Week Schedule

May TBA:      Last full day of instruction

 

May TBA:      3rd and 4th block final exams (full day of school)

 

May TBA:      1st and 2nd block final exams (full day of school)

 

May TBA:      Last official day for seniors (makeup exams and work)

 

                   Class Day (Bowling)(attendance optional): 9:00-11:00am

                   Honor's Day Practice (mandatory): 12pm-4pm (in Gym)

                   Cap & gown distribution: 4pm

 

 

May TBA:    Honor's Day (mandatory): 9am (seniors report by 8:15)

                               Attire:  Boys - dark dress pants (black, navy blue)

                                                   dark dress shoes (no athletic shoes)

                                                   white shirt and tie

                                           Girls - white dress

                                                   white dress shoes (no flip flops)

 

May TBA:    Senior Breakfast (optional): 8:30am

                                Attire:  Sunday dress (no jeans, shorts, or sneakers)

                                           If you are not dressed accordingly, you will be

                                           turned away at the door.  No refunds.

                    Graduation Practice (mandatory): 12-4pm

 

May TBA:   Graduation:  5:30 pm USA Mitchell Center

                      Graduation Practice at USA Mitchell Center  TBA

                              Attire:  Boys - dark dress pants (black, navy blue)

                                                   dark dress shoes (no athletic shoes)

                                                   white shirt and tie

                                         Girls - white dress

                                                   white dress shoes (no flip flops)


Elementary School Celebrations

Some of the elementary feeder schools will be hosting a celebration for seniors who have attended their schools.  The schedule is listed below.  For further information, please contact the elementary school.

Hutchens Elementary:  TBA

Collier Elementary: TBA

Hollingers Island Elementary:  TBA

Meadowlake Elementary:  TBA

O'Rourke Elementary:  TBA

Griggs Elementary:  TBA


Senior Cookout

TBA  4-6pm

Fun, Food, and Friendship

Ticket/t-shirt are $15

t-shirt is your ticket into the cookout

tickets can be purchased in room 230 (Mr. Nelson)

last day to purchase tickets is Wednesday, March 13

no extra shirts will be ordered


2019 Senior Breakfast

Tickets will go on sale April 1st

Date:         TBA

Time:        8:30

Location:   University of South Alabama Student Center Ballroom

                  Across from the Mitchell Center

 

Price:         $18 per person – Payable in Ms. Hind's Room (240).  

                  Hornet Block and After School only

                  Parents coming to Baker to pay for tickets must come during 

                  Hornet Block (10:25-11:10) or after school.

 

 

Dress:        Sunday Dress  (no jeans, shorts, or sneakers)

                                        If you are not dressed accordingly, you will be

                                        turned away at the door.  No refunds.

 

 Deadline:   Money & Seating arrangement:

                   Ticket sales will end April 30th or once 300 tickets have   

                   been sold. Tickets are sold on a first come basis. 

                   Hornet Block and After School only.  Parents coming to Baker

                   to pay for tickets must come during Hornet Block (10:25-11:10)

                or after school.


Pictures for the slideshow

1.  Cannot contain inappropriate material such as drugs, alcohol, inappropriate clothing, etc.

2.  You can only submit 4 photos, as to allow everyone an opportunity to be in the slide show. Pictures are not guaranteed to be in the slideshow.

3.  Should be of Baker students.

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please see Mrs. Hinds during Hornet Block or after school.

 

All photos should be emailed to bakerseniors2019@gmail.com

 

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT PHOTOS IS TBA