Class of 2021
IMPORTANT SENIOR INFORMATION:
LIVE STREAM LINK - Sunday, May 30 at 12:50pm it will become active. http://bit.ly/2021LHSLIVEGRAD
OLD INFORMATION FROM EARLIER IN THE SCHOOL YEAR
LETTERS SENT IN MARCH TO HOMES AND EMAIL:
GRADUATION INFORMATION LETTER | CARTA DE INFORMACIÓN DE GRADUACIÓN
LEWISVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
The Ford Center at The Star
9 Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX 75034
May 30, 2021 1:00 pm
ROSECUTTING 2021: FLYER FOR ROSECUTTING
All seniors are invited to attend our beautiful Rosecutting Ceremony for the Class of 2021. Rosecutting has been a Lewisville tradition since 1935…86 years! Arrive with friends to sit together and cut your ribbons on stage. The ceremony will be held Tuesday, May 18 during first period in our LHS Arena. Seniors need to arrive to the Arena/Farmer Activity Center between 8:30 – 8:45am. We will livestream the event and also post the recording. Virtual students may enter through the arena entrance. Dress nicely. Be prepared to pay $1 to participate to cover the cost of the rose and ribbon. Guests will NOT be allowed at this ceremony but guests may watch LIVE or see a recording at http://bit.ly/LEWISVILLEFARMERS
SENIOR SEND OFFS AT ELEMENTARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOLS ARE THIS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY! FLYER FOR SENDOFF!
Seniors need to check the dates and times. Some elementary schools are joining the middle schools. You may decorate your vehicles and have a sign with your name so they can see who is driving by. Some schools will have a goodie bag for each senior so make sure and RSVP that you are coming!
RSVP BY TUESDAY, 5/18 - http://bit.ly/LHSSENIORSENDOFF
FREE SENIOR GIFT – CLASS T-SHIRT WITH ALL GRADUATES LISTED ON BACK
Each Senior will receive a Graduation gift from LHS! All In-Person Students may pick up their t-shirts starting Monday at lunch in the Student Council Room G144. You must show school ID to pick up and sign for the shirt. All Virtual, Early Graduates, and any student not on campus, will pick up after Graduation Practice on Friday, May 21.
- IN PERSON STUDENTS WEAR YOUR SHIRTS THIS THURSDAY, 5/20 AND POST PICKS WITH #FARMERSENIORS2021!
GRADUATION TICKETS: *UPDATED
Each graduating senior will receive 8 tickets for Graduation 2021. Share with your friends as needed. All guests will need tickets to enter.
If you are participating in graduation, there will be a mandatory practice on the last day of school, Friday, May 21, 2021 at 9:00am. Graduating seniors will receive their tickets and programs at the practice. Final exams for seniors will be Wednesday and Thursday. Bring school or some type of photo ID to pick up tickets.
WHERE WILL YOUR GRADUATE ENTER? Once we have the final graduation list, an email will be sent with information on where your graduate will enter the field. It will be located on the school web page at http://lhs.lisd.net and posted on the front doors of LHS.
An email regarding final transcripts was sent out on April 1st. As a reminder, final transcripts can be requested on or after May 15th. Please do not request a final transcript until this date. You will request it through Scribbles just like you have done for other transcripts. CLICK HERE OR ENTER LINK: https://www.lisd.net/Page/8034
GRADUATION DAY INFORMATION:
LEWISVILLE HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION WILL BE HELD AT:
The Ford Center at The Star
9 Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX 75034
DATE AND TIME: May 30, 2021 at 1:00 pm. Graduation will last no longer than 2.5 hours.
FACE COVERINGS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL GUESTS. Graduates will be given an LHS mask when they check in.
GRADUATION ARRIVAL: Graduating Seniors will need to arrive between 12pm – 12:30pm. Arrivals after 12:35 will be seated in the back.
GRADUATE PARKING & ENTRANCE: Graduates will park in the gravel parking lot off Hall of Fame Lane behind the Baylor Scott & White Sports Therapy & Research Center at The Star. Students refer to the map below and follow the arrows toward the crosswalk on Gaylord Parkway to the pedestrian staircase going down into the Loading Dock area on Hall of Fame Lane.
PLACEMENT OF MORTAR BOARD (CAP): Flat on top of head ~ tassel on the RIGHT ~
NO DECORATIONS ALLOWED ON CAP
GRADUATE SECURITY CHECKPOINT
Students will be wanded and handed a LHS Mask as they enter the security checkpoint before being allowed to enter the loading zone area. Carry cap [mortar board] and gown as you enter the security checkpoint. Make sure to secure your tassel. A program will be available only to graduates on their chairs.
Students may only bring 1 car key. No wallets, cell phones, cameras or smart watches will be allowed. Exceptions will be made for medical requirements and/or special needs. Please contact your AP in advance for special accommodations. Students found with any unapproved items will be returned to their cars. It is recommended that students without pockets use a safety pin to pin their key inside their gown to prevent it from being lost. Students will be given a school face mask when they arrive for check in, so you will not need to bring a mask.
Graduates will be seated on the field in chairs spaced approximately 3’ apart. Students will wear a face mask, which they will receive when they arrive for graduation. They must cover the nose and mouth at all times except during pictures by Flash Photography. Flash Photography will send proofs through email, so make sure your email is updated on Skyward. To make sure you get the proofs, fill out this link http://bit.ly/lewisville21.
If you don’t receive your proofs within a month, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
After the ceremony the graduates will have a recessional march out of the facility where they will meet their families in the Tostitos Championship Plaza. To help with social distancing, students and families will be given suggested yard line locations to meet in the Tostitos Championship Plaza. All students and family members should clear the Tostitos Championship Plaza by 4 pm.
DRESS CODE ENFORCED:
- MALES: Male students must wear black dress pants, a collared white, button-down dress shirt and black or dark maroon bow or neck tie, and dress shoes. Blazer or sport coat optional.
- FEMALES: Female students must wear either a dress shorter than the gown or dress slacks with dress shoes or sandals. Due to turf, no spiked heels will be allowed. Wedges are ok. It is suggested to wear flat comfortable shoes on the turf and males dress black shoes. No t-shirts, jeans, shorts, spiked shoes or heels will be permitted
Face masks covering the nose and mouth will be required while in the facility. Graduates will be given an LHS mask at their check in.
Every guest will be required to show their ticket.
Please adhere to The Ford Center Clear Bag Policy below:
No one other than graduates & LISD staff is allowed on the field or in the loading zone area before, during or after the graduation exercise.
NO SIGNS, AIR HORNS, CONFETTI, BALLOONS OR LASER POINTERS WILL BE PERMITTED. The Ford Center reserves the right to remove anyone not adhering to these policies.
Guests are encouraged to Carpool to Graduation. Parking areas are generally open 90 minutes prior to high school events. The Ford Center is not responsible for and assumes no liability arising from accidents, fire, theft, damage or loss of the vehicle or article wherein while on Ford Center property. Parking is available in the Blue and Silver Garages, Gridiron Lot and Gaylord Lot.
The handicap accessible drop-off entrance for students and guests is located off Gaylord Parkway north of the Omni Hotel Parking Garage entrance/exit. Please use elevator G.
Accessible parking spaces are available in each lot and are available on a first come/first served basis. A state-issued placard or license plate is required to park in accessible parking spaces. The person who has been issued the plate or placard must also be in the vehicle. Violators will be subject to citation and possible revocation of parking privileges.
DIRECTED PARKING SPACES
Once a guest enters a parking garage or lot, they may be directed to a parking spot by an attendant. Parking spots are for vehicles only. Drive aisles must remain clear at all times. No items (coolers, tents, tables, chairs, etc.) of any kind may be placed on the ground behind, in front of or around parked vehicles.
LIMOUSINE/RV/OVERSIZED VEHICLE PARKING
Limousine, RVs and oversized vehicles (any vehicle longer than 19 feet) parking is available on a first come first served basis. Please contact the Guest Services Hotline at (972) 497-4800 for more information.
No tailgating will be allowed for LISD graduations.
Each graduate will be provided 8 admission tickets for graduation. Guests will enter and exit the facility through the front doors located in Tostitos Championship Plaza. Guests who choose to watch from outside on the live-stream screens located in Tostitos Championship Plaza will not need a ticket.
The link to the live-stream feed for graduation will be found here: http://bit.ly/2021LHSLIVEGRAD
Guest Information for the Star: https://www.thestarinfrisco.com/ford-center/guest-information /
PLEASE REMEMBER THAT GRADUATION IS A FORMAL OCCASION, SO PLEASE CONDUCT YOURSELF IN A MANNER APPROPRIATE FOR THE OCCASION! LET’S CONTINUE TO SHOW FARMER PRIDE AND MAKE LEWISVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, RELATIVES, AND FRIENDS PROUD OF THE CLASS OF 2021 OF LEWISVILLE HIGH SCHOOL.
Please continue to check emails for updated Senior Information from Mrs. Stamey, email@example.com.
Do you have questions about Graduation? Email LHSGraduation@lisd.net. Looking forward to a great day!
Principal, Lewisville High School
REQUIRED BY ALL SENIORS that want to participate in graduation – You all must Order your Cap and Gown Unit from Jostens. Here is the link to order just the cap and gown unit: https://www.jostens.com/apps/store/productDetail/1079609/Lewisville-High-School/-/1451047004/CATALOG_REPOSITORY/Cap-and-Gown-Unit/1515330824/
Here is the link to order other LHS items such as graduation items, class rings, class clothing, etc: https://www.jostens.com/apps/store/productDetail/1079609/Lewisville-High-School/-/1451047004/CATALOG_REPOSITORY/Cap-and-Gown-Unit/1497896826/
OLDER INFORMATION FROM BEGINNING OF THE YEAR:
Letters about Graduation from Mr. Baker From January 2021: Please note graduation venue and time has changed above so the letters are not correct, but information is needed. Graduation letter | En Español | Chin
MESSAGE FROM JOSTENS FROM THE FALL, 2020:
VIDEO LINK: https://view.vidreach.io/q/YIRDpmdw
JOSTENS WILL HELP US ORDER CAPS AND GOWNS AND OTHER GRADUATION ITEMS!
We order our Graduation Regalia (caps, gowns, tassels) through Jostens, our Graduation Partner. They also furninsh LHS with Class Rings and Jewelry and our Letter Jackets.
JOSTENS LETTER JACKETS
If you're interested in purchasing a Letter Jacket, you can contact Ray.Jackets@Jostens.com at anytime. Information here: http://bit.ly/LHSLETTERJACKETS. You may also make your own patches.
SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS
Senior Class Officers
STUDENT BODY/SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS
President – Lauren Lucio
Vice President – Jennifer Montoya
Secretary – Chelsea Reyna
Treasurer – Miguel Herrera
Historian – Ashley Aragon
Community Service Officer – Alicia Rivera
Multicultural Officer – Ketia Ifulu
Project Officer – Laura Flores
School Service Officers – Yalely Segundo, Morris Mims