Senior Parent Info

Senior Parking: Seniors have their choice of parking lots on campus. In order to park on campus, students must have a parking permit the designates which lot they have been assigned to. Read more about our rules and regulations and to sign up for a parking spot.

Senior Picnic & Orientation: Will take place during the afternoon before the first day of school. Please look for an email from administration and/or your Senior class president in early August with more information. The afternoon/evening will consist of a picnic, an orientation in the WAC, and Senior TP night.

Senior Portraits: Senior portraits will be taken on campus on our school picture days. On those days, seniors will dress up that day for their picture which is taken during Religion class. For gentlemen, this includes a shirt and tie (suit jacket or sport coat is suggested but not required). Please keep in mind Christian modesty. 

Senior Retreat: Seniors are highly encouraged, but not required to attend one of the five senior retreats Cathedral offers. The fee to attend is included in your student fees. Please contact Campus Ministry for more information about signing up.

Ordering Graduation Materials:  Herff Jones will be on campus in January to meet with the senior class. During this meeting, seniors will learn about what materials they can order, how to order, and other information related to materials for graduation. Every senior, regardless of whether they are getting graduation materials (announcements, mugs, etc.) must complete and return their Herff Jones order form with their cap and gown information.

Diplomas: Diplomas will be ordered in February. If your child's name is not accurate on Powerschool, please e-mail Katie Lewis (klewis@gocathedral.com) to update.

Service Hours: Students may begin their 15 hour service requirement during the summer before the school year starting on June 1. Students are encouraged to work in their church parish, neighborhood, school, or larger community and cannot roll over hours from previous years service. All hours must be recorded on the Mobileserve APP. It is the students' responsibility to make sure their hours are getting approved by the agency they volunteered with. Direct all service questions to the student's religion teacher. Service Hours are due by April 15, 2022. 

Prom: TBD

Graduation Practice:  Practice occurs the week before Graduation at Brunette Park. 

Baccalaureate Mass: This is a Mass held on Friday, May 19, 2023 at 6:30 p.m. Students need to be on campus by 5:30 p.m. They are to line up on the second floor of the Innovation Center. Mass will be in the Welch Activity Center. The Mothers' Club is hosting a reception at 7:30 p.m.

Graduation: Graduation will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2023 at 1 pm at Brunette Park. The rain date is planned for Monday, May 22nd at 6 pm at Brunette Park.

Parking at Graduation: Each family will be issued two parking passes. The pass must be shown to access the lot.

Diploma: Diplomas are issued only to those who have completed all requirements for graduation and have met all financial obligations as well as all other school responsibilities including service hours. 

Caps and Gowns: The gowns are rented by the students and must be returned after the ceremony to receive their diploma. Students may keep their caps and tassels.

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**Old Uniforms: As your student prepares to graduate from Cathedral, please consider donating old uniforms to the Cathedral Mothers' Club. Your student can donate gently used uniform pieces that can be sold at the used uniform sale. The money made during the used uniform sale is used to fund grants for teacher projects. Donations can be dropped off at Door #4 or your student can put them in a box in their religion classroom. Thank you!