Greensboro, N.C. – Seventeen GCS schools will host drive-thru graduation recognition events this week, kicking off the annual graduation season.
The recognition events will follow an orderly procedure. Students and their families will drive onto campus following a set route. Students will be able to exit their cars, receive their diplomas and take a picture on the stage while Pomp and Circumstance is playing. They will then return to their cars and continue their routes.
NOTE: If you are planning to cover any of these events, please plan to arrive early. There is no designated entrance or parking for media; law enforcement will be directing traffic.
Events are scheduled as follows:
Tuesday, June 2
Early College at Guilford
Guilford College campus
Greensboro College Middle College
Greensboro College Middle College campus
Middle College at Bennett
Bennett College campus
Middle College at N.C. A&T
N.C. A&T campus
Middle College GTCC-High Point
GTCC High Point campus
Welborn Middle campus
Middle College at GTCC-Greensboro
GTCC Greensboro campus
Academy at Smith
Smith High campus
Middle College at UNCG
STEM Early College at N.C. A&T
N.C. A&T campus
Middle College GTCC-Jamestown
GTCC Jamestown campus
Christine Joyner Greene Education Center
Christine Joyner Greene Education center campus
Thursday, June 4, and Friday June 5
Grimsley High campus
Northeast High campus
Southwest High campus
Saturday, June 6
Penn-Griffin School of the Arts
Penn-Griffin School of the Arts campus
Weaver Academy campus
Remaining events will take place between June 8 and June 16. Click here for the full schedule.
About Guilford County Schools
Guilford County Schools, the third largest school district in North Carolina and the 47th largest of more than 14,000 in the United States, serves 73,000 PK-12 students at 125 schools. With approximately 10,000 employees, GCS works in partnership with parents, businesses, colleges and the community to deliver an education that connects student interests and skills with the careers and economy of our future here and around the world. We provide educational choices to meet individual student needs in a culturally diverse citizenship and new opportunities to help our students Soar to Greatness. For more information, visit the district’s website at www.gcsnc.com.