Pope High School    

Mr. Tom Flugum, Principal

Kimberly Artigas, AP|  Terri Browne, AP | Denise Danielson, AP | Eric Gray, AP | Josh Mathews, AP/AD  |  Nancy Zarbnisky, AP 
3001 Hembree Road
Marietta, Georgia 30062
Phone: 770-578-7900
FAX: 770-578-7902

Commencement Information Class of 2017

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EXAM AND GRADUATION PRACTICE INFORMATION

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SENIOR INFORMATION:

SENIOR EXAMS

Tuesday, May 16, 2017                 6th and 7th Period

Wednesday, May 17, 2017             4th and 5th Period

Thursday, May 18, 2017                2nd and 3rd Period

Friday, May 19, 2017                    1st Period

These are regular school days and exams will be given in the regularly scheduled class period.

GRADUATION PRACTICES

ATTENDANCE AT ALL GRADUATION PRACTICES IS MANDATORY TO PARTICIPATE IN THE GRADUATION CEREMONY.  STUDENTS MUST HAVE MET ALL FINANCIAL OBLIGATIONS BEFORE THE FIRST PRACTICE.

·       Cobb County School District policies and Pope High School policies and regulations that govern all school activities will be followed.

·       The school’s dress code will be in effect for all practices.

·       Student cooperation will determine the length of each practice session.

Seniors are required to attend all graduation practices. They must stay for the entire practice each day if they intend to participate in the ceremony.  Those who work or attend other schools should make advance arrangements with their employers or teachers.  Any exceptions to this  must be directed by written letter to Nancy Zarbnisky. This letter should be used as proof of scheduled practices.

Monday, May 22, 12pm-1pm.  Gym Lobby for any student who needs to pay fines or turn in books!!

  • Be sure all fines are paid  at this time or you can not walk at graduation

Monday, May 22 , 1:00-3:00 p.m. Practice at Pope High School Gym

·       We will run through the ceremony

Tuesday, May 23, 1:00-3:00 p.m.  Practice at Pope High School Gym

·       We will run through the ceremony

·       Honor Cords and tickets will be distributed

Commencement Day

Thursday May 25th at 1:00 pm – Graduates Report to the Carmichael Student Center (#5 on the map).

NO Parents or family members or other guests will be permitted in the Student Center area.

SENIOR  DRESS

Caps and gowns must be worn by graduating seniors.   Please take your gown out of the package and hang the wrinkles out of your gown before graduation.  Please do not iron or hem graduation gowns.

·       Women:  Wear a dress or skirt and blouse, and shoes that are appropriate in color (sandals are permitted but flip flops are not). The dress should not hang below the gown.

·       Men:  Wear a white shirt, a tie, solid slacks, dress shoes and socks. (No flip flops or tennis shoes)

·       Only those in proper attire will be allowed in the processional.

·       Flowers and large pieces of jewelry are not appropriate with the graduation gowns.

Mortarboards are to be placed on the top of the head so that the mortarboard is flat on top.  Bobby pins are suggested to hold it in place. Tassels are to be placed on the left side of the mortarboard during the ceremony.