Class of 2021
- Commencement Weekend - General Information
- June 5: Baccalaureate Mass
- June 6: Commencement
- Prior Class 2021 End-of-Year Events
- Principal Hogan on Mater Dei Radio
Attire: Graduates should dress mindful of the occasion and the weather. They will be walking quite a distance on the field. Spike heeled shoes are not allowed. Graduates may decorate the tops of their mortar boards with notes of gratitude. Only school-issued honor cords/stoles or those approved in advance by an administrator are permitted.
Guest Information: Both Baccalaureate and Commencement will be live-streamed via JCTV. Due to OHA limits on crowd sizes, each graduate will receive up to six tickets for guests for both events. Tickets will be mailed to families. We are unable to accommodate requests for additional tickets. Guest seating will be available in pods either on the field or in the stadium in clearly defined areas. If guests are not able to be seated in a pod together, please complete the Commencement & Baccalaureate Seating form.
In order to ensure visibility for all attendees umbrellas, balloons, and inflatables are not permitted. Additionally, to ensure the Commencement program is audible to guests in person and at home, airhorns and other noisemakers are not permitted.
Please do not line up at the entrances prior to when the gates open for the events. Gates will open for Baccalaureate at 6:00 pm and for Commencement at 9:30 am.
ADA Seating: General ADA seating is available in reserved areas for those with limited mobility and/or needing wheelchair accessibility. Ushers will be present to direct you to those areas. You may drop off guests needing extra assistance at the home gate entrance to Cronin Field. If you are in need of handicap-accessible seating, please complete the Commencement & Baccalaureate Seating form.
Parking: Parking is available in the Cronin, tennis court, and Valley Plaza parking lots. Guests may enter the stadium via the visitor entrance on the northeast side, concession stand entrance in the center, or the home entrance on the northwest side.
Baccalaureate Mass is Saturday, June 5 at 7:00 pm on Cronin Field. Mass will happen rain or shine - please come prepared! Gates open at 6:00 pm and seniors should arrive no later than 6:30 pm with their graduation gown only and line up in Lower Arrupe Hall.
Baccalaureate will be live-streamed via JCTV accessible here: Baccalaureate Mass.
Commencement is Sunday, June 6 at 11:00 am on Cronin Field. Commencement will happen rain or shine - please come prepared! Gates open for guest seating at 9:30 am. Seniors must arrive by 9:30 am with their graduation cap and gown and line up in Lower Arrupe Hall. Please do not bring airhorns, balloons, inflatables, or any noisemakers in the stadium.
Commencement will be live-streamed via JCTV accessible here: Commencement. Dorian Studios will take professional photographs available for purchase.
May 15: Junior/Senior Prom
Jesuit's Enchanted Forest theme prom for juniors and seniors was on Saturday, May 15 from 7:00 - 10:00 pm on Cronin Field.
May 16: Last Mile of Senior Pilgrimage
On Sunday May 16, Seniors are invited to join their classmates for the Last Mile of the Senior Pilgrimage from 1:00 - 10:30 pm at Herron Field, about 1.25 miles from St. Francis Xavier Church in Toledo, WA. The seniors have met three times this year with alums, faculty, and peers via Zoom for “Pilgrimage Gatherings.” This is the first time they will be able to meet face to face for a Pilgrimage Gathering. Seniors should check their email for more information from Campus Ministry. If you have questions, please contact Don Clarke at email@example.com.
June 1: Senior Awards Event
On Tuesday, June 1 at 7:00 pm, we will honor seniors who are receiving academic awards at a special Senior Academic Awards event in Hayes Plaza. This is an invitation-only event; students who are receiving an award will be invited to attend with two guests of their choice.
June 2: Last Day for Seniors
The last day of classes for Seniors is Wednesday, June 2.
June 4: Graduation Practice
Graduation practice for seniors is Friday, June 4 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on Cronin Field. This practice is mandatory for all seniors. Seniors should arrive by 9:45 am and sit in the chairs on the field. If you have questions, please contact Vice Principal Emily Hagelgans at firstname.lastname@example.org.