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  •  commencement

    Senior Dues $300.00

    Payment Deadlines

    1st Payment           September 7, 2018             $50.00

    2nd Payment          October 5, 2018                  $75.00

    3rd Payment           November 9, 2018              $75.00

    4th Payment           February 11, 2019               $100.00

    Itemized Cost – NO A LA CARTE

    $20.00 – Portrait Sitting Fee (DOES NOT INCLUDE PORTRAITS)

    $35.00 – Senior T-shirt & Hoodie

    $75.00 - Yearbook

    $100.00 – Senior Activities (tentative)

    * Senior Breakfast                                                       * Prom Ticket

    * Senior Picnic/Luau                                                   * Senior Athletic Night

    * Senior Gift (to school)                                              * Senior Movie/Game Night

    * Old School Field Day                                                                * Screen on the Green

    * Senior Field Trip (Main Event, Pinstrikes, Sky Zone, etc.)

    • Events/activities are subject to change

    $70.00 – Investiture/Visions/Graduation

    * Spirit Hoods                                                               * Trophies/Plagues/Awards

    * Programs                                                                    * Music

    * Decorations/Florists                                                 * Guest Speakers

    If final payment is not received by February 8, 2019 a late fee of $50.00 will be attached to your payment. 

    Payments must be made in the form of cash or money order ONLY if submitting in person.  Payments are accepted online South Atlanta High School website (click on school fees, then senior dues).  Online payments are subject to processing fees.   

    Make all payments to your senior sponsors: Coach Jones, Mrs. Thomas, & Mr. Lakhani

    *Senior dues can ONLY be paid during Advisory and before or after school to Mrs. Thomas (D130), Coach Jones, or Mr. Lakhani. 

                   

    Scheduled senior events/activities/items are schedule to be held monthly (subject to change).  In order to participate in ANY senior activity, you must either pay your senior dues in full prior by the first payment date or pay according to the above payment plan.  Utilizing the payment schedule will guarantee full participation in all senior events/activities/items.  Students who do not submit payments per the payment plan will not be allotted to participate in senior events/perks.  In order for sponsor to accept senior dues, students must have paid their junior dues in full. 

     

    Senior town halls will be held monthly on the 1st Thursday of the month during Advisory. 

     

    Cap and gown orders will be accepted during lunch.  Seniors must complete a cap and gown order card to ensure their cap and gown size is secure, in addition to a $10.00 deposit.  Cap and gown money is paid directly to Herff Jones and NOT to your senior sponsors.  Cost of cap and gown is $64.00 plus tax.  A deposit of $10.00 must be paid before April 15, 2019; otherwise a $25.00 shipping and handling fee will be added to the cost.  Herff Jones will be present during lunch on the first Friday of each month with the exception of January 11, 2019 and April 12, 2019.  Payments can also be made online via www.highschool.herffjones.com.  Please ensure to locate school and set up account. 

     

    Senior portraits were taken during the summer; however make-up dates will be on November 7 & 8, 2019. *subject to change*

    In order to be eligible for graduation activities you must meet the following requirements:

    Junior Dues Paid – Ms. Harrington-Lewis

    Senior Dues Paid – Coach Jones, Mrs. Thomas, or Mr. Lakhani

    Community Service Completed – assigned counselor

    Textbooks - Teacher that sign out the book

    Media Center Books –Mrs. Miles.

    JROTC –JROTC department chair

    Athletics- Respective Coach/Sponsor/Teacher

    Band –Band Department (Mr. Lane)

    Senior Clearance Form Completed – assigned counselor

    No discipline referrals during graduation/senior activities – Dr. Ford & Mr. Braziel

     

    If you fail to complete any of the above listed items you will NOT be able to participate in Graduation activities.


     

     prom

     

    The South Atlanta High School Prom will take place on Friday, April 26, 2019. Prom will be at the Foundry at Puritan Mill beginning at 7:00 PM and ending at 11:00 PM.  Appropriate clothing must be worn to Prom but formal clothing is not necessary.  No T-shirts, shorts, hats, or torn clothing will be allowed. The Grand March will take place at 8:30 PM.  Anyone leaving Prom will not be allowed to return.

     

    The purpose of this letter is to inform both parents and students that school attendance is mandatory to participate in prom activities.  Beginning January 7, 2019, students with 10 or more absences will not be allowed to participate in the 2018-2019 South Atlanta High School prom. 

     

    Parents, we hope students are encouraged to attend Prom to enjoy one of the special events of their high school years.  If you have any questions feel free to call the Junior/Senior office at 404-802-5060.


    Upcoming Events

     

    Tuesday, April 23, 2019 – Thursday, May 9, 2019

    Milestone Testing Dates (ALL)

     

    Friday, April 26, 2019

    Economics Milestone

     

    Saturday, April 26, 2019

    Junior/Senior Prom

    Foundry at Puritan Mill

    7:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.

     

    Thursday, April 30, 2019

    Senior Field Trip to Main Event (subject to change)

    10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.

     

    Thursday, May 2, 2019

    Seniors will receive clearance forms during senior town hall

     

    Friday, May 3, 2019

    Decision Day – Achieve Atlanta

     

    Monday & Tuesday, May 6 & 7, 2019

    Senior Final Exams (For Non-AP Classes)

    Clearance forms are due to your counselor by the end of the day on May 7, 2019

     

    *Seniors will remain in their classes until the end of the school day on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, and they will not be released for senior activities until Wednesday, May 8, 2019 (ONLY WITH COMPLETED CLEARANCE FORMS)

     

    Wednesday – Friday, May 8-10, 2019

    Visions Rehearsal

    8:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.

    12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. – Lunch (on own)

     

    Wednesday, May 8, 2019

    A.P. Literature

    8:00 A.M.

     

    Friday, May 10, 2019

    Senior Week Kickoff Luncheon 11:30am

    Early Dismissal for seniors 12:00pm

     

    Saturday, May 11, 2019

    VISIONS CEREMONY 4:00 P. M.

    LARGE GYM

    *Students are to report to SAHS small gym fully dressed by 3:00pm.*

     

    May 13-17, 2019

    Senior Week

     

    Monday, May 13, 2019

    Senior Black Out

    Graduation Rehearsal

    8:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.

    LARGE GYM

    12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. – Lunch (on own)

     

    Tuesday, May 14, 2019

    9:00 A.M. – Departure from SAHS

    9:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. Senior Brunch (Golden Corral)

    *Students MUST wear their senior t-shirts.*

    12:30 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. – Graduation Rehearsal

     

    Wednesday, May 15, 2019

    A.P. Economics

                                                                             12:00 P.M.

     

    Wednesday, May 15, 2019

    8:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M. Graduation Rehearsal

    Yearbook Distribution

     

    Thursday, May 16, 2019

    A.P. Statistics

    12:00 P.M.

     

    Thursday, May 17, 2019

    Graduation Rehearsal

    8:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M

    Cap & Gown Delivery 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.

    12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. – Lunch (on own)

    LARGE GYM

    3:15 P.M. - Distribution of Graduation Tickets

     

    Friday, May 18, 2019

    Graduation Rehearsal

    8:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.

    LARGE GYM

    Cap & Gown Delivery (make-up) 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.

    Senior Lula/Picnic *mandatory appropriate wear* 1:00 P.M. – 3:30 P.M.

    FOOTBALL FIELD

     

    Monday, May 20, 2019

    FULL DRESS GRADUATION REHEARSAL

    8:30 A.M. – DEPARTURE FROM SAHS

       10:15 A. M. –   11:30 A. M. Graduation Dress Rehearsal/GA Institute of Technology

    12:00 P.M. – Return to SAHS

    12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. – Lunch (on own)

    1:00 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. – Graduation Rehearsal

     

    Tuesday, May 21, 2019

    Graduation Rehearsal

    8:30 A.M. – 3:15 P.M.

    LARGE GYM

    12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. Lunch (on own)

    3:15 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. – Senior Final Walk

                                                                                                                                                   

    Wednesday, May 22, 2019 – COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES/GRADUATION

    Georgia Institute of Technology McCamish Pavilion

    184 10th Street N.W., Atlanta, GA 30318

    4:00 P.M. – Graduation

    Students must report to South Atlanta High School by 11:30 A.M.

    11:30 A.M. – 1:45 P.M. – Graduation Rehearsal

    *The bus will leave promptly at 1:45 P.M. to transport graduates to the Georgia Institute of Technology.