Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2018 are scheduled for Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7:00 PM. The ceremony will be held at the William Anderson Center at The University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401.
This is a ticketed event, meaning that only those people who have tickets will be admitted.
Students need to arrive at UMW at 5:30 PM on May 18th. Leave all personal items locked in your cars. When you exit graduation, you will go directly out of the building, and there will be no further access to the building areas.
If you do not attend practice on May 18th, you will not be allowed to participate in the graduation ceremony.
Students are expected to be at Caroline High in the auditorium by 7:45 AM on May 18th. The dress is appropriate school attire. Seniors will meet as a group and work on some final business. Teachers will take roll, then seniors will board buses for the trip to the University of Mary Washington. After practice, seniors will board the buses to return to school, usually before noon.
1-4: Term grad testing (seniors only)
7: AP: Chemistry & Psycholog, Industry Certification tests
8: AP: Art History & Physics, SOL: English 11 Reading
9: AP: English Literature, SOL: Geometry and Algebra II
10: AP: Gov’t & Environmental Sci., SOL: Algebra I
11: AP: U.S. History, SOL: All Sciences
14: AP: Biology, SOL: Retakes & make-ups
15: AP: Calculus & Computer Science, SOL: All Social Studies
16: AP: English Language, SOL: Retakes & make-ups
17: AP: Statistic, SOL: Retakes & make-ups
18: AP: Human Geog. & Euro. Hist., SOL: Retakes & make-ups
21: Final Exams, periods 1 & 3
22: Final Exams, periods 2 & 4
Caroline High School Junior, Rebecca Button, has a bright future in STEM fields. Here are some of her most recent accomplishments:
- FIRST Chesapeake Robotics District Champion
- FIRST Robotics Competition Dean’s List finalist (1 of 173 international finalists)
- Winner of Virginia Computing Award
- National Honorable Mention for Computing Award
- Featured in STEM-focused Make magazine