The 129th annual
Chesterton High School commencement exercises will be hosted on Thursday,
May 30, at 7:00 p.m., at the CHS Football Stadium (weather permitting).
senators are Jennifer Gillen, Jake Darmon, Sarah Harmon and Emma Olson.
Morris will present the Commencement Address.
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, vice 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.
DVDís of the 2019
graduation ceremony will be available for purchase at $20 each. The DVD will
be mailed to you 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 your graduation DVD, please fill out an
order form and return it with your payment to Matthew Waters or Michele
Stipanovich at the radio station -- Room E-500 or the radio classroom A-513.
Order forms will be found online on the Duneland website by going to CHS or
you can get one at the CHS main office. DVDís will be mailed to you only if
ordered by graduation night. After that date, you will have to make
arrangements to pick it up at CHS.