Graduation ceremonies for high school seniors in the Charles County Public Schools Class of 2017 are planned for June 1-3 at the Convocation Center at North Point High School in Waldorf.
The ceremony for St. Charles High School is Thursday, June 1. Ceremonies for Thomas Stone, La Plata and North Point high schools are Friday, June 2. Seniors from Henry E. Lackey, Maurice J. McDonough and Westlake high schools are set for Saturday, June 3.
St. Charles’ ceremony is scheduled for 7 p.m. on June 1. School will be closed June 1 for all St. Charles students.
The schedule for Friday, June 2 is
- Stone, 9 a.m.;
- La Plata, 2 p.m.; and
- North Point, 7 p.m.
The schedule for Saturday, June 3 is
- Lackey, 9 a.m.;
- McDonough, 2 p.m.; and
- Westlake, 7 p.m.
All Charles County public high schools, with the exception of St. Charles, and the Robert D. Stethem Educational Center will be closed Friday, June 2. The childcare center at North Point will be closed on June 1 and June 2. School is open June 2 for students who attend St. Charles.
Additionally, students who attend William A. Diggs Elementary School and Theodore G. Davis Middle School will not attend school on Friday, June 2. This is to accommodate expected traffic on the Davis, Diggs and North Point campuses.
Graduation ceremonies will stream live on the school system website, www.ccboe.com. The Convocation Center is located at 2500 Davis Road, Waldorf, Md., 20603. Questions about a specific school’s planned graduation activities should be directed to the specific school.
Charles County Public Schools provides 26,400 students in grades prekindergarten through 12 with an academically challenging education. Located in Southern Maryland, Charles County Public Schools has 36 schools that offer a technologically advanced, progressive and high quality education that builds character, equips for leadership and prepares students for life, careers and higher education.
The Charles County public school system does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability in its programs, activities or employment practices. For inquiries, please contact Dr. Patricia Vaira, Title IX/ADA/Section 504 Coordinator (students) or Pamela K. Murphy, Title IX/ADA/Section 504 coordinator (employees/adults), at Charles County Public Schools, Jesse L. Starkey Administration Building, P.O. Box 2770, La Plata, MD 20646; 301-932-6610/301-870-3814. For special accommodations call 301-934-7230 or TDD 1-800-735-2258 two weeks prior to the event.