In a typical yr, preparation work can be taking place proper in most highschool gyms or athletic fields as colleges throughout the nation gear up for highschool commencement. However for the Class of 2020, this isn’t a typical yr.
The coronavirus pandemic and governor’s stay-at-home orders have modified the look of commencement for this yr’s highschool seniors.
Faculty district officers have been constantly monitoring the governor’s pointers and are in fixed contact with the Minnesota Division of Schooling.
For a few of the smaller space colleges, plans have lastly been capable of be finalized. For bigger districts, reminiscent of Alexandria, the choice is anticipated to return someday subsequent week after the common college board assembly, which is ready for Monday, Could 18.
As of Wednesday, Could 13, right here’s a take a look at what commencement will appear like for space college students of the Class of 2020:
Brandon-Evansville: The commencement ceremony is ready for Saturday, June 27, at 1 p.m. on the B-E Excessive Faculty. District officers stated within the subsequent coming weeks, they may give attention to placing collectively a ceremony that can meet pointers and directives as outlined by the state. Extra data shall be forthcoming.
Minnewaska: Commencement will happen on Friday, Could 29, at eight p.m. within the college parking zone. The ceremony shall be livestreamed on the Minnewaska Space Lakers YouTube channel and broadcast dwell on KMGK 107.1. Fireworks will comply with the graduation ceremony.
Osakis: A commencement ceremony and parade will happen Friday, Could 22, beginning at 6 p.m. at the highschool. The ceremony shall be broadcast on KMGK 107.1. The parade of the Class of 2020 begins at 7 p.m. and can undergo city as follows: Athletic complicated to W. Queen St. to eighth Ave. W. to W. Nokomis St. to sixth Ave. to W. Primary St. to eighth Ave. E. to E. Lake St. to 1st Ave W. to W. Pike St. to seventh Ave. W. to W. Oak St. again to the south parking zone.
West Central Space: The commencement ceremony is ready for Friday, Could 29, at 7 p.m. within the college parking zone in Barrett. Graduates will stay of their automobiles with their relations and it is going to be broadcast dwell on KBRF/Z103/KJCountry and thru the station’s app, Fergus Now.
For up to date and/or extra detailed data, go to every of the varsity district’s web sites or Fb pages.
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