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Graduation Day

May 17, 2024 6:00pm - RLHS Stadium 

Contingencey Plan: May 18, 2024 6:00 pm - RLHS Stadium 

Commencement Portraits

  • Will be taken by Lifetouch during the graduation ceremony
  • Everyone will be photographed
  • Photos will be online ten days after the ceremony
  • Complimentary proofs mailed to Graduates
  • No obligation to purchase
  • Parents can text the code 20377GY23 to 90738 to receive alerts from Lifetouch to place an order 

Dress Code & Etiquette

  • Student dress should reflect pride in our school, ourselves and our community.
  • No jeans, shorts, athletic shoes or flip-flops should be worn.

How to wear your cap and gown:

  • The graduation cap is worn flat on the head and parallel to the ground.
  • The front point of the hat should be centered on the forehead.
  • The graduation gown should fall midway between the knee and ankle.
  • Tassels are usually worn on the right side and shifted to the left when graduates receive their diplomas.
  • Flowers and jewelry should not be worn on the academic gown.

Turn Off Cell Phones/Pagers

  • Life's milestones deserve everyone's full attention.
  • Turn off cell phones and do not text until the ceremony is over.

Disruptions - Not Allowed

  • Students and audience members who are deemed disruptive or obstruct the view of others will be asked to leave the ceremony.
  • This includes inappropriate applause, yelling, noisemakers, beach balls and balloons.

Remain Seated

  • Please remain in your seat until the last student receives their diploma.
  • It is important that distractions are limited so that all graduates receive their moment to be properly acknowledged.


  • Please remain seated and do not approach the stage for photographs.

Save Applause

  • The issuing of diplomas is an orderly and quick process, save your applause until all names have been called.
  • Show your pride and respect by not drowning out the recognition of fellow graduates.

After Graduation

  • Diplomas not picked up will be available in the counseling office on May 20, 2024