Cap & Gown Pictures – March 13
Seniors will not need their personal cap and gown for this photo. Strawbridge provides the caps and gowns for these photos. Girls need to wear a white cami/white shirt, guys need to wear a white dress shirt and tie/bowtie.
Cap & Gown Class Group Picture – April 17
Students will wear their ordered cap and gown for this photo. Girls need to be in a white dress and white/beige shoes (no flip flops or tennis shoes). Boys need to be dressed in a white shirt, tie/bowtie and dark slacks with dress shoes. Students will need to bring their PRESSED gown, cap and tassel for this photo.
Baccalaureate Practice, May 2 @ 1:15 (students only)
Students will meet in the High School Gym after lunch to practice. Your senior will draw a number for the seating location at Richland Creek for graduation.
Baccalaureate Sunday, May 6 @ 3:00pm, High School Gym:
Students need to be at school NO LATER than 2:30!
A reception will follow given by the Junior Class Moms in the elementary gym.
Girls need to be in white dresses and white shoes (no flip flops or tennis shoes)
Boys need to be dressed in a white shirt and tie with dark slacks and dress shoes
Students need to be in their PRESSED graduation gown
Graduation Practice May 31 12:00pm
Graduation practice will be at 12:00 pm at Richland Creek (students need to be on time!)
Senior Graduation Lunch will be after practice at 1:00 pm at NRCA in the Cafeteria.
Students need to be dressed appropriately; they are still under handbook rules.
Each senior will receive an Alumni Package. This package will include: Alumni Pass, Alumni little goodies and Senior Memory Book (1 for students, 1 for parents).
Graduation, June 1 @ 7:00 pm Richland Creek Community Church
Students will need to arrive at school NO LATER than 6:30!
Each family will receive 10 reserved seats (seating arrangements are determined by a drawing at Baccalaureate practice). There will be overflow seating for handicap and additional guests.
All seating is FREE and does not require tickets.
A downloadable link to the recorded Baccalaureate and Commencement Services will be emailed to you sometime in the summer.
Richland Creek Community Church
3229 Burlington Mills Rd
Wake Forest, NC 27587
Herff Jones Senior Orders
- August 21 – Herff Jones will be at the Senior Parent Meeting to go over graduation orders, senior invitations, rings and senior caps and gowns.
- ORDER DAY – October 2 – Herff Jones will be on campus to receive orders during lunch from 12:30 – 1:15 pm and from 5:30-7:00 pm in the Fine Arts Center Lobby before the College Night Meeting.
- Seniors orders will be delivered sometime in the month of March.
- Herff Jones Representative
Herff Jones Website
Seniors will all be photographed at NRCA by Strawbridge Studios on September 5. This photo will be used for a composite that will be hung on the wall of the school which honors all NRCA Alumni. Students will wear a tuxedo or drape provided by Strawbridge. Senior portraits for purchase and for the yearbook may be taken at any photography studio. Students must be in school dress code for the portrait submitted to the yearbook. Portraits may be submitted to Suzanne Lyczkowski digitally at email@example.com, or given to her on a CD or flash drive. The deadline for submitting a portrait to the yearbook is November 1, 2017, or the student’s composite picture will be automatically used in the yearbook. Additional information will be given out at the senior parents information meeting at the beginning of the school year and also emailed to all senior parents in the fall.
Yearbook Senior Recognition Ads Senior families are given the opportunity to purchase space in the back of the yearbook to honor their graduating senior. Prices range from $75-$400 and a variety of sizes and styles are available. Each senior family will receive information about purchasing this space during the senior parent information meeting at the beginning of the school year. Information will also be emailed to all senior parents in the fall.
Senior Dates At-a-Glance
|Aug 18||Rock Signing with Pizza|
|Aug 21||Fundraising Mtg/Senior Parent Mtg|
|Sept 5||Tux & Drape Pictures|
|Sept 13-16||New York Trip|
|Sept 21||Senior Lunch|
|Sept 25||College Fair|
|Oct 2||College Night/Herff Jones Orders|
|Oct 3||ACT Testing|
|Oct 19||Senior Lunch|
|Oct 21||Powderpuff Game|
|Nov 30||Senior Lunch|
|Dec 7||Senior Lunch|
|Jan 25||Senior Lunch|
|Feb 22||Senior Lunch|
|Mar 13||Cap & Gown Pictures|
|Mar 15||Senior Lunch|
|Apr 17||Senior Group Pictures|
|Apr 17||Senior Campout|
|Apr 18||Field Day|
|May 6||Baccalaureate & Awards Service|
|May 19||Senior Sunset|
|May 20||Europe Trip Begins|
|May 31||Graduation Practice & Lunch|