Cap and Gown Pick-Up: Parents can pick-up cap/gown and yard sign for those that have PAID all graduation fees. Pick-up dates/times are May 10th – May 14th between 9am-2pm at door 1.
Last Day of School for 8th Graders: 8th grade students last day of attendance is Friday, May 14th. This date is for 8th grade students ONLY.
8th Grade Graduation Date/Time: Graduation will take place on Thursday May 20th at 10am in the multipurpose room for Jesse White and Friday May 21st at 10am in the multipurpose room for Barack Obama. 10 students at a time will graduate, students are allowed to have 5 family members present at graduation. Everyone will follow social distancing guidelines and must wear their masks at all times.
Graduation Parade: The parade will take place on Saturday May 22nd starting at 10am.
Thank you in advance for helping us provide a positive, exciting memorable graduation ceremony for all of our students and families. For one last time, together we will not only prepare our students for the future, we will prepare them to lead the future!
Graduation Fees: $190.00 was due in April, but you can still pay at the district office or school office. These fees are needed ASAP (Cash or Money Order).If you already paid through the PayPal link, then you will need to send a copy of your receipt to [email protected] with your student's name. Should you have any questions or concerns please contact the JWLA office at 708-825-2195.
JWLA 8th Grade Team