MARIETTA HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION
Date: May 28, 2021
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Northcutt Stadium
121 Winn Street NW
Marietta GA 30064
Date: May 26 and 27
Time: 6:30 PM
Practices will be held at Northcutt Stadium. All practices are mandatory. Students can park in the BIg Blue Gym parking lot during practices. Students need to attend BOTH practices. Practices will start promptly at 7:30 pm. Please arrive by 6:30 pm. Tickets (programs) will be distributed at the end of practice on Thursday. All books, chromebooks and other school property needs to be returned, and fines need to be paid, in order to receive the graduation tickets.
How many tickets does each graduate receive? 10. The Graduation Program is the ticket. MHS will follow all state, CDC/DPH COVID-19 protocols and recommendations. Therefore, guest capacity may be subject to change.
Can anyone get inside the stadium after 7:30 pm without tickets? Nobody can enter the stadium without a ticket (Graduation Program). Gates will open at 6:00 pm and will close at 7:30 pm.
What if we need additional tickets? MHS does not provide additional tickets. Students may ask classmates for additional tickets if needed.
Do children need a ticket? ALL guests, regardless of age need a ticket.
Does everyone need to wear a mask? Yes. No mask, No entry.
Can guests reserve seats? No, seating is first come, first serve for all guests with a ticket. Guests are welcome to sit on both sides of the stadium, home and visitors.
Is there handicap seating available? Yes. It needs to be pre-arranged by contacting Sinara Moura at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 770-428-2631 ext. 5031 to register.
Is there interpretation available? Yes. It needs to be pre-arranged by contacting Sinara Moura at email@example.com or by phone at 770-428-2631 ext. 5031 to register. There will be interpretation to Spanish as well as sign language services.
Is there handicap parking available? Yes, on Polk Street.
Where can graduates park the day of the ceremony? Graduates are required to park at the First United Methodist Church of Marietta (56 Whitlock Ave NW, Marietta, GA 30064) or they may be dropped off on site. There is NO student parking at Marietta Middle School.
Where can guests park? Parking for guests will be available at Marietta Middle School in the parking lot at the intersection of Walthall St and Maple St. Parking is also available at West Side Elementary (344 Polk St NW, Marietta, GA 30064).
Will shuttle services be offered? No. There will be no bus shuttles or golf cart shuttles available.
Are balloons/posters/noise makers/etc. allowed? No, they are NOT permitted in the stadium.
How long will the ceremony last? Approximately 2 hours.
Can guests enter the field after the ceremony? No. Families can meet their graduates at the corner of Polk and Cleburne Avenue or in the True Blue Parking lot.
All books, chromebooks and other school property needs to be returned, and fines need to be paid, in order to participate in the ceremony. Contact Katy Cole, firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 770-428-2631 ext. 5018 if you would like to check your child’s status.
The graduation ceremony will be streamed at https://youtu.be/lM78LVIQcYk.
GRADUATION RAIN DATES
Rain Date #1 - Saturday, May 29, 2021 at 7:30 pm - Northcutt Stadium
Rain Date #2 - Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 7:30 pm - Northcutt Stadium
Rain Date #3 - Monday, May 31, 2021 at 10:00 am - Northcutt Stadium - RAIN OR SHINE