Senior News


Welcome Class of 2020!!

Please check this site often for updates regarding LPHS senior news, events and the graduation ceremony. 

Mrs. Morris, senior class administrator, can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Ms. Reamy, senior class counselor, can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Most up to date notices:


Parent/Guardian Information Night

There will be a senior information night on Tuesday, August 27 at 6:00 p.m. in the LPHS auditorium.  Graduation information, other senior events, college admissions and scholarship information will be presented.


Waiver Students – Altered Bell Schedules

Seniors on principal/college waiver are required to attend all scheduled classes at La Plata for the entire duration of the class.  In cases where the bell schedule is altered due to beginning of the year procedures, delayed opening or other circumstances, waiver students must stay at La Plata through the end of their last class. 

Typically, 4th period ends at 10:50 AM.  Students who are scheduled to leave after 4th period will sign out and then exit the building at that time.  Period 6 normally ends at 12:38.

There will be an altered bell schedule during the first week of school.  From September 3rd through September 6th, period 4 will end at 11:20.  Period 6 will end at 12:38. 

In the event of a 2-hour delay, period 4 ends at 11:56.

Senior Dues Information

Senior dues must be paid by November 8, 2020.  Dues are $125.00 and include the graduation cap, gown, stole and tassel along with senior awards and recognitions, commencement exercises, class picnic and class t-shirt.  Dues can be paid online at

Commencement Ceremony Information

The La Plata High School Commencement Ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 30 at 2:00 p.m. at the Convocation Center at North Point High School.  All seniors will be required to arrive at La Plata High School by 11:15 a.m. on May 30.  Buses will transport the graduating class to the Convocation Center.  


Graduation Dress Code

      Ladies: Professional business attire. Solid white, black, or navy dress/pants/skirt. Pants or skirts may be worn with a white collared dress shirt. Solid white, navy, or black dress shoes(maximum heel of 2 inches). Backless or strapless dresses will not be permitted. Spaghetti strap dresses must have a covering.  All attire must meet CCPS dress code. No cork wedge heels may be worn. 

Gentlemen: Professional business attire.  Solid navy or black dress pants, white collared dress shirt, navy or black necktie, black dress shoes with dark socks.