MARLBOROUGH – Graduation plans for Marlborough High School’s Class of 2023 have been unveiled.
Principal Dan Riley announced details during the School Committee meeting on May 10.
Graduation ceremonies will take place on Sunday, June 4, at 11 a.m. at John G. Noble Field behind Whitcomb Middle School.
“We’re happy with the venue,” said Riley.
In case of inclement weather, the ceremony may be pushed to the afternoon of June 4, or to the following weekend.
There will be a single ceremony for all graduates; students may bring up to four guests.
“We try to make sure it’s equitable,” said Riley on how tickets for the graduation are distributed.
The ceremony will include a full graduation agenda, guest speakers, live performances by MHS musicians; and free photography for all graduates.
Additional Senior Activities/Dates
Besides graduation, there are several other senior activities on the horizon:
• Tuesday, May 30: Collection of obligations and distribution of caps and gowns between 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. in MHS Field House.
• Wednesday, May 31: Senior Breakfast followed by mandatory graduation rehearsal at Noble beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the high school cafeteria. Students will meet and park at MHS, then walk up to Noble Field after the breakfast.
• Thursday, June 1: Mandatory graduation rehearsal beginning at 8:30 a.m. Students will meet and park at MHS, then walk up to Noble Field through Goodnow School. Graduation walk at middle and remaining elementary schools immediately following rehearsal.
• Friday, June 2: Senior Prom at Union Station. Senior All-nighter event at Wayside immediately following prom.