SENIOR IMPORTANT DATES!
CLASS OF 2016!!!
ATTENTION ALL SENIORS! Reserve your cap and gown or purchase the Commemorative package this evening. Jostens will be on campus during lunch with samples and to answer any questions, Thursday, February 25th. Orders for announcements, class rings and all other graduation items can be made at this time. Order early to receive special items in time. Click here for your Cap & Gown information.
CLASS OF 2016 SENIOR YEARBOOK PORTRAIT
All 2016 Seniors must schedule an appointment with the official senior portrait studio, "Visual Photography". All seniors must be photographed by the end of the summer to meet the yearbook publishing deadlines. Call the Senior Portrait Hotline at (858)679-9721 to schedule your appt.
Take the opportunity to purchase a Senior dedication for your graduating son or daughter that will be printed in the yearbook. CLICK HERE for more information. Dedications must be purchased and completed by Dec 4th
CLASS OF 2016 SENIOR INFORMATION
CLICK HERE for 2016 Cap and Gown information
CLICK HERE for Grad Nite Ticket Order Form.
CLICK HERE for Senior Activity Package.
CLICK HERE for Senior Trip Permit.
Need help with a class? CLICK HERE for Tutoring information.
|Jan 1--March 2||FAFSA opens for Seniors applying for financial aid|
|Feb 1, 2016||Last day to Add/Drop classes for Q3|
|Feb 1, 2016||Grad Night Ticket price increases to $115.00|
|Feb 6, 2016||7:30pm-10:00pm||Omni La Costa Resort||Winter Formal, "Winter Lights"!|
|Feb 15-19||Presidents Week-No School|
|Feb 25, 2016||Lunch time||Westview Plaza||Jostens will be on campus during lunch in the plaza. This is the last day to reserve your WV Commemorative Package. Call 1-800-jostens or go to their website.|
|Feb 27, 2016||9:45pm-11:15pm||Escondido Iceoplex||Senior Broomball|
|April 2, 2016||Disneyland!!!||Senior Disneyland Trip|
|May 21, 2016||TBD||Junior/Senior Prom|
|May (tbd)||Senior Yearbook Distribution. Bring ID card|
|June||Questionnaire for Senior Check-Out due. An email was sent out to all seniors and has been posted in student Family Connection accounts.|
|June 5, 2016||Senior Awards Reception-Students will be iinvited to participatge in this event if they are a National Merit Finalist, received special AP designations or have b een offered scholarships as reported on their Senior Check-Out Questionnaire by the May 19th deadline|
|June 7, 2016||Senior Breakfast in front of the Theater. Return completed check out card. Distribution of caps and gowns. Make a tile for the Class of 2015 Tile Wall in the Ceramics Room.|
|June 8, 2016||Senior Picnic-Games, yearbook signing and lunch. Graduation tickets will be distributed (4 per student)and marching card. (need marching card for graduation rehearsal)|
|June 9, 2016||Graduation Rehearsal-Mandatory for participation. Meet in the stadium in your assign|
|June||Finance Office will not accept checks from seniors after this date. Cash payments only.|
|June||Senior Check Out-Seniors return books to the Textbook Room and clear all financial obligations during each class. Seniors will be issued a Senior Check Out Card at the Textbook Room when cleared.|
|June 9, 2016||Graduation Check-In-Report to the check-in location with cap, gown, and tassel in hand. (Leave cell phones, cameras, purses, flowers, leis, Ipods and all electronics at home.) Proper dress includes collared shirt and tie, dress shoes, (no tennis shoes or beach sandals), dress pants, skirts and blouses, dresses.|
|June 9, 2016||PTSA Grad Nite. All school rules apply, and no early departure will be allowed. No entrance allowed after 10:30pm.|
Principal's letter to Seniors and Parents
GRADUATION - 2016
8:30-10:30 Graduation Rehearsal
Mandatory Graduation Practice – meet in the stadium and find your assigned seat (alphabetical.) Dress in cool, comfortable street clothes for practice; beach attire is not allowed. Students must attend Graduation Practice to participate in the Graduation Ceremony.
1:30 Graduation Check-in
Seniors arrive and report to the check-in location (Art Room Entrance from the Student Parking Lot). Leave cell phones, cameras, purses, flowers, leis, IPods and all electronics at home. If any of these items are brought they will be left at check-in and picked up after the ceremony. Open water bottles will not be allowed at check-in. Water will be available for students once they are checked-in. NO Beach balls or other items that will distract attention from the graduates are allowed.
Please do not bring any accessories (i.e. leis, corsages, scarves, stickers, etc. Parents may present them to the graduates after the ceremony.) Boys: Shirts with collars, tie, dark shoes (no tennis shoes), long dark pants (no jeans.) Girls: Dress pants, skirts and blouses, or dresses and dress shoes. No decoration of gowns or caps is permitted.
Do Not Bring
Cameras, cell phones, Ipods, other electronics, or purses to the ceremony.
Immediately following the ceremony all graduates will need to proceed to the front entrance of the school where the check-out process will begin. Every graduate will return their graduation gown, and will receive a check-out card at that time. In order to receive your diploma you will need to complete the check-out process and submit your check-out card to your counselor at the last station. Diplomas not picked up on June 9th will be available during the normal registrar office hours. (Students planning to attend college in the fall should be sure to leave a final transcript request with the registrar). Note: Final transcript request is part of check out.
Each graduate will be issued four (4) tickets for admission. Stadium gates will open at 1:30 p.m. for TICKET HOLDERS ONLY. At 2:30 p.m. all others will be allowed to enter. In consideration of other guests, please do not bring balloons, beach balls or air Horns. Umbrellas will be allowed in but must be taken down prior to start of ceremony.
Please plan on carpooling, as parking will be at a premium. Allow ample time for traffic, parking, and getting to your seat. There will be no seat saving. We have arranged for additional parking at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints located at 12835 Black Mountain Road. Buses will begin loading at the church parking lot at 1:00. Bus shuttle will be available until 3:00 when the graduation ceremony begins. After the ceremony, buses will begin picking up at Westview from 4:30 and continue until 5:30.
Handicap Shaded/Non Shaded Seating AreaWestview Policy: A guest requesting the handicap seating area may only have 1 person able to sit with them. Once you have reserved your seat in the shaded or non-shaded area, your name will be put on the reservation list. Guests arriving between 1:30-2:30 to be seated in the reserved area, MUST have a Graduation Ticket to be seated at that time. Guests arriving after 2:30 do not require a Graduation Ticket, but MUST have their name on the Reservation list.
If you require to be seated in the shaded or non-shaded handicap seating area you will be required to make a reservation. Reservations will begin (to be determined.)
To Reserve Handicap Parking, you will be required to make a reservation. Reservations will begin (to be determined.)
Westview Policy: Guest's will be required to have a DMV issued Handicap Placard or a Westview Handicap Placard for your car. You will be need to have the Handicap placard visible on your dashboard or hanging from your mirror. If you are transporting someone who requires you to park in the Handicap parking area you will need to make reservations and pick up the Placard from the office.
1:30 p.m. Stadium open to guests with Graduation Tickets
2:30 p.m. Stadium open to guests without Graduation Tickets
3:00 p.m. Graduation Ceremony begins
Leave all valuables with parents as there is no place to store them.
All Westview rules of conduct and discipline will be enforced. Graduation is important to students, parents, and faculty. Parents and guests should be seated by 2:45 p.m. No activities will be permitted which will distract from the ceremony. Please do not bring any noisemakers. Parents and guests will be allowed to join their graduate on the field at the end of the ceremony.
Pictures by California Candids will be taken of individual students as they receive their diploma covers. Proofs will be mailed home after graduation. There is no obligation to buy.
Parents, friends, etc. will not be permitted on the stadium field to take pictures during the ceremony.
Any additional questions about Graduation activities should be directed to Mrs. Mash @ x3413 or Mr. Wild x3011.
9:00 p.m. - 5:00 a.m. PTSA Grad Nite – Westview Gymnasium
Grad Nite is a safe, sober and fun filled night of activities for all Westview Seniors. Price includes continuous food, prizes, activities and entertainment.
Doors open at 9:00. For security reasons, no one will be admitted after 10:30 p.m. and will not be allowed to leave except if signed out by a Parent or Guardian and will not be allowed to return.
Personal items are discouraged. Cameras are allowed, however, no cell phone cameras. We encourage parents to promptly pick up their student at 5:00am after the event.
Grad Nite Tickets are available for purchase on Westview PTSA Grad Night 2016 website http://www.westviewgradnite.org