Class of 2019 Graduation Information

Congratulations on your sons completing their exams! Here's what's coming up over the next few weeks. If any of your questions are not answered here, please contact the Assistant Principals' Office.

Grading timeline

Administrative contact:
Mr. Robert Paul
516-742-5555 ext. 516


FINAL REPORT CARD GRADES

Final report card grades will be released through the report card portal on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 after noon.  In order to view the final grades on the portal the following must be complete:

  • Return of textbooks to the school district or payment for missing books
  • Return of all components of the graduation tuxedo package

SENIORS WITH ONE OR TWO FAILURES

Monday, May 13, 2019
Any student with an end of the year failure for a particular subject will be called by the AP Office between 3 an 4 p.m.  Seniors can make up a maximum of two subjects and still have the opportunity to graduate with their classmates on Sunday, June 2, 2019.  Students that have three or more failures will not be permitted to participate in any of the graduation events, including the commencement exercises on Sunday June 2, 2019.

Tuesday May 14, 2019
Seniors that have failed one or more subjects will report to Room 104 at 8 a.m. to receive instructions about making up classes that they have failed.  They will receive a schedule for their make-up class and begin class that day. 

Wednesday, May 15 - Tuesday, May 21
Seniors that are enrolled in make-up classes will report in regular school attire with their school ID and iPad for their assigned class time.  Classes will be held each day and taught by a senior faculty member.  Students will have daily assignments that will need to be completed both during class and at home.  

Wednesday, May 22 and Thursday, May 23
Any senior that failed one or more subjects will report at 8 a.m. to Room 104 to take their make-up comprehensive exam.  The AP Office will communicate with the student as to which day they should report for their exam.  The AP Office will call those students that have taken a make-up comprehensive to communicate the next steps.  Those phone calls will take place between noon and 1 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday.


SENIORS WITH THREE OR MORE FAILURES

Seniors with three or more failures will not be permitted to attend the Baccalaureate Mass or Commencement Exercises on June 2, 2019.  All mass and graduation tickets must be turned into the AP Office prior to beginning the senior make-up classes.

These students will be notified with the same schedule listed above.  These students will be able to make up two subjects prior to graduation on June 2, 2019.  Any further make-ups will take place on June 3, 2019 and coordinated with the AP Office.  

Enrichment classes

Administrative contact:
Mr. Graham Otton
516-742-5555 ext. 498


These classes begin on Tuesday, May 13, 2019 and end on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Seniors must report in regular school attire each day with their student ID, which they will receive on their first day of class, and their iPad. All components of the dress code still apply during these classes.

SCHEDULE
COURSE PERIOD
Calculus (for students who took Precalculus) 1AB
Calculus (for students who took Calculus) 1AB
Physics 2AB
College Composition 2AB
Communications for Business Majors 2AB
Engineering and 3D Printing 3AB
Calculus (for those students who took Advanced Calculus I) 3AB

Class locations will be posted in the school lobby.

Senior Celebration Cruise

Faculty contact:
Mr. Gabriel Ramos
Administrative contact:
Mr. Patrick Kemp
516-742-5555 ext. 598


Friday, May 17

Seniors and their dates should arrive at the Main Gymnasium in the school building by 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 17. Students must be dropped off and picked up.  They are not permitted to drive themselves. 

Graduation tuxedo pick-up and iPad return

Administrative contact:
Mr. Gregory Kay
516-742-5555 ext. 536


Tuesday, May 28, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday, May 29 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
AAC Wrestling Room

Seniors must pick up their own tuxedo and bring their iPad with them to either return or purchase the device for $170. iPads will be inspected for damages upon return. Specifics about the iPad collection can be reviewed here.

Students will not be able to pick up their tuxedos without returning or purchasing their iPads.

Baccalaureate Mass

Administrative contact:
Mr. Graham Otton
516-742-5555 ext. 498


Sunday, June 2, 2019
9 a.m.
Doors open at 8:15 a.m.
Tilles Center for the Performing Arts
LIU Post

Dress for seniors is regular school attire (not senior sweater).  A suit is appropriate but not required.  All guests need a ticket for the mass, including seniors. Seating is on a first come, first served basis. 

Commencement practice

Administrative contact:
Mr. Robert Paul
516-742-5555 ext. 516


Sunday, June 2, 2019
Immediately following the Baccalaureate Mass

Seniors are required to be at commencement practice.  Attendance will be taken.  Seniors should arrange transportation for leaving the practice.  Historically, practice takes about one hour to complete.

Commencement exercises

Administrative contact:
Mr. Robert Paul
516-742-5555 ext. 516


Sunday, June 2, 2019
4 p.m.
Tilles Center for the Performing Arts
LIU Post

All guests need to have a ticket.  Seniors do not need a ticket to attend as they will be seated on stage.  Doors will open at 3 p.m.  Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Seniors should arrive fully dressed in their tuxedo and in the Hillwood Commons Area of the Tilles Center by 3:15 p.m. The exercises begin promptly at 4 p.m. and historically have ended by 6:15 p.m.  There will be an opportunity for pictures to be taken after the ceremony, weather permitting.

Graduation tuxedo return

Administrative contact:
Mr. Gregory Kay
516-742-5555 ext. 536


Monday, June 3, 2019
1 to 8 p.m.
AAC Wrestling Room