Chesterton High School graduation ceremony will be held OUTSIDE today
Schools made the announcement at 10 a.m.
The 129th annual
Chesterton High School commencement exercises will be hosted on Thursday,
May 30, at 7 p.m., at the CHS Football Stadium (weather permitting).
officers are Hadyn Malackowski, President of Student Affairs; Caroline
Parks, Vice President of Public Relations; Braxton Martorano, Secretary; and
Samuel Stricker, Executive Board Member.
senators are Jennifer Gillen, Jake Darmon, Sarah Harmon and Emma Olson.
Morris will present the Commencement Address.
The class song:
“Wherever I Go”, by Hannah Montana. The class motto: “We’re Kind of a B19
Other events of the
day include presentation of honor students by Brent Martinson, principal;
awarding of the diplomas by Judy Malasto, interim superintendent of schools;
Monte Moffett, assistant superintendent, and the officers and members of the
DSC Board of Trustees; and the traditional turning of the tassels and
closing by Haydn Malackowski, President of Student Affairs.
will be required if commencement has to be moved to the gym. The doors at
the gym will be opened at 6 p.m. Each senior will be issued up to eight
tickets for his/her parents and relatives. Those not wishing to use all
their tickets are asked to return them to the main office as soon as
possible. They will be redistributed to those who request tickets for
additional family members. This information will be announced at the school.
If weather permits and commencement is held outside, these tickets will
allow those to be seated outside as early as 5:30 p.m. General admission
will begin at 6 p.m.
Special tickets are
required for those guests who are physically unable to climb the bleachers.
You may exchange your regular tickets for the special seating tickets in the
main office. Special handicapped parking is available. It is recommended
that seniors and those with mobility limitations be dropped off while other
family members park the vehicle elsewhere.
A decision as to
whether the commencement will be held inside or outside will be made on
Wednesday, May 29. This announcement will be made to senior students and via
local radio stations and newspapers.
DVD’s of the 2019
graduation ceremony will be available for purchase at $20 each. The DVD will
be mailed as soon as they are ready. The graduation ceremony will be
streamed online live only on the day of graduation and will not be uploaded
to the web after that date. To order a graduation DVD, please fill out an
order form and return it with payment to Matthew Waters or Michele
Stipanovich at the radio station Đ Room E-500 or the radio classroom A-513.
Order forms can be found online on the Duneland website by going to CHS or
pick one up at the CHS main office. DVD’s will be mailed only if ordered by
graduation night. After that date, make arrangements to pick it up at CHS.
A list of the 2019
CHS Graduates will appear in Thursday’s Chesterton Tribune in a
special two page congratulations advertisement from the businesses of