Osbourn Park High School Graduation Class of 2023, Once a Jacket, always a Jacket.  Silhouette crowd throwing graduation caps behind the type and a smudge of gold paint.

Point of Contact: Ms. Lindsey Walton
Date: June 11, 2023, at 2:30pm
Location: EagleBank Arena

Cap & Gown Ordering Information

Jostens will be here Friday, October 28th and Tuesday, November 1st during all school lunches (outside the first floor cafeteria) to collect senior graduation orders. Your student will be required to order their cap, gown, and tassel unit. If your child is purchasing additional items such as announcements or senior apparel, a $100 deposit is required (payment in full, if less). Everything may be ordered online at www.jostens.com. If ordering in school with cash or check, please, do not forget to bring in the completed order form along with any required deposit.

Have questions? Please call 1-800-JOSTENS (567-8367) Monday through Friday from 9:00am-6:00pm.

Mandatory Graduation Practices

There will be two, mandatory graduation practices for Seniors. These will be on Thursday, June 8, and Friday, June 9, at 8:00am, in the OPHS Auditorium. All students must participate in both practices in order to participate in the ceremony. 

Student Arrival Time for Ceremony

Graduates must be in line, at the loading dock of EagleBank Arena, no later than 1:30pm. Students who are late will not be able to participate in the ceremony. 

Parent Arrival Time for Ceremony

Parents will be able to enter EagleBank Arena at 1:30pm. EagleBank staff will assist with entry and staff will be around the arena passing out programs. For any assistance with handicapped seating, the arena staff will be on hand to assist. 

Graduation Decorum

All students are required to wear their blue cap and gown ordered through Jostens. Caps may be decorated, but must be two-dimensional and must be pre-approved by an administrator at graduation practice. Gowns may not be decorated. Ladies should wear dress clothes (dresses, skirts, or dress slacks are acceptable. Dress shoes should also be worn. Keep in mind that you will be walking up a ramp and down stairs when choosing your shoes. Gentlemen should wear dress slacks, dress shirts and dress shoes. Ties are optional. Please do not bring purses, as they are not allowed by EagleBank Arena, or anything "extra" as you will not be able to carry them across the stage with you and we will not have staff on hand to collect and keep the items during the ceremony.  Balloons, face cut outs, noisemakers, etc are not allowed.

Parent and Student Graduation Information 

Tickets are not required for the ceremony and there is no guest limit. Arena staff will be able to assist with any handicapped parking or seating needs. 

If a guest requires the use of an ASL interpreter, please reach out to Mrs. Walton at waltonlb@pwcs.edu