Senior Class Information
Below you will find all things GRADUATION!!!! Be sure to look at each page. Included in this packet are the following:
- Graduation Ceremony information
- Senior Calendar of Events
- Senior Dues
- Graduation practice-Mandatory
- Senior Letters
Senior dues can be paid anytime between now and February 1st. After February 1st, there will be an additional $25 late fee. All payments are through MyPaymentsPlus, where you can pay in full or make payments as low as $25. There are 3 packages to choose from. Once you have chosen and made payments on a package, you CANNOT change it.
Class Rings and Letter Jackets
Balfour will be available during lunches throughout the school year to assist you in ordering your Discovery Senior Products, Letter Jackets, and Class Rings!
Deposits are as follows:
Senior Products Deposit: $100
Class Ring Deposit: $75
Letter Jacket Deposit: $100
(Letter Jacket requires proof of lettering)
We can’t wait to see you!
Seniors, CLICK HERE to browse the Balfor site!
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Senior LettersAttention All Family and Friends of our DHS Class of 2019Senior Letters InformationLetter DEADLINE April 12thWhat is a Senior Letter?Senior Letters are positive letters written to your senior. They will be delivered to them at Senior Breakfast on April 18th.What kinds of things can I write about in a senior letter?There are many acceptable topics for senior letters. These include
How do I write a senior letter and get it to a student?Senior letters can be written on notebook paper, colored paper, stationary, cards, etc. Please placesenior letters in envelopes. In the bottom left hand corner, please write the full name of the studentto whom the letter is addressed. It is often easier for a parent to collect the letters and put them inone envelope for the senior. (Please do not use nicknames.)Parents may drop off letters to the drop box in the main lobby. Students may drop offletters in themain lobby front desk/front office, 439 (Mrs. Funderburk), T8 (Mrs. A. Smith), or 106 (CounselingOffice).What if somebody outside of school (parents, grandparents, family friends, etc.) wants to send a letter?
- Congratulating the senior on graduating
- Wishing the senior well in his/her next phase of life (college, military, career)
- Reminiscing on fond memories (childhood, school, social gatherings, etc.)
The address to use is:Discovery High School Senior Letters1335 Old Norcross RoadLawrenceville, GA 30046Envelopes should contain the address in the regular location and the student’s full nameincluding middle name in the bottom left hand cornerPlease do not use nicknames. (See example.)Who reads the senior letters?Senior letters are delivered to students unopened. The only time we open a letter is when theinformation on the outside does NOT allow us to determine who should receive the letter. In that casewe open the letter to try to determine to whom to deliver it.Can people send items other than letters?NOIf people want to send money, please have them send it directly to your house. We make EVERYeffort to deliver the right letters to the right people, and we are very successful at this, but wewouldn’t want something to accidentally happen to your money. If people want to send you gifts, photo albums, etc., please have them deliver those to your home.When can I begin turning in senior letters?We will receive letters from March 11th through April 12th. After that, we will NOT accept any letters. Unfortunately, we will not receive any letters after the deadline. If you have questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.Thank you for helping us recognize the class of 2019Return address of sender here.StampFull Student Name Here(Please print legibly.)
- People who live locally can mail their letters or choose to bring their letters to the school anddrop them off at the drop box in the main lobby.
- People who live farther away can mail their letters, or, if saving postage is a real concern, theycan e-mail the letters to the senior's parents who can then print them off and drive them upto the school. (Please do not expect the school to print the letters from emails. This would be impossible for the number of graduating seniors we have each year.)
- You may mail letters directly to the school. The student’s name should be on the envelope ofthe actual letter to avoid having to open up each letter.
Senior Trip- Grad Bash
Grad Bash 2019
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