Graduation: Friday, June 16, 2017 @ 12:45pm at ODU Ted Constant Convocation Center
here to visit the Senior Class Weebly Site
(managed by Class Officers and Class Sponsors) to learn more about Senior events.
Board of Education Civics Seal
Applications are now being accepted for the Virginia Department of Education Civics Seal. Please print and fill out the below application if you are interested in obtaining this prestigious civics seal upon graduation. Applications are due to Mrs. Hammers by 4/7/17. No late applications will be accepted for any reason!
Balfour will be delivering the graduation announcements to those that purchased them on March 23rd, 2017 during all lunches. They will be handed out in the concession stand. Please see a senior sponsor for more information..
Prom is a ticketed formal event held off site of the school grounds. Students are welcome to bring a guest. Class dues must be paid for all Grassfield students attending prom, including underclassman guests. A completed permission slip, paid class dues and any outstanding school obligations must be cleared before a ticket may be purchased.
Class of 2017's prom will be held at The Renaissance Hotel in Portsmouth on Saturday May 20, 2017 from 8 PM- 11:30 PM. Hors d'oeuvres and desserts will be served buffet style with a variety of beverages and Astro entertainment will provide music for dancing.
Tickets will cost $55 for all Grassfield Students (plus the cost of
class dues which are $5 per year) and $60 for all non-Grassfield
students. If a guest is an underclassman Grassfield student, his or
her dues must be paid before tickets may be purchased. Ticket sale
dates to be determined.
Official invitations will be sent to student homerooms soon.
Keep listening to the morning announcements for upcoming information on ticket sales and permission slips.
|UPDATED - Senior Events Calendar|
|Event Name||Event Date / Time||Event Location|
|Announcement Orders||March 23, 2017||Concession Stand - All Lunches|
|Yard Sign Sales||DUE BY April 19, 2017||online form|
|Cap & Gown Delivery||April 26, 2017||Concession Stand- All Lunches|
|Spring Assembly||April 26, 2017||Block 1|
|Honor Grads- purchase stole/exch tassels||April 27, 2017||Concession Stand- All Lunches|
|Scholarship grad info- graduation program||DUE By May 12, 2017||To Mrs. Freeman|
|College/Career Commitment deadline||DUE By May 19, 2017||online form - Future Plans|
|Senior Prom||May 20, 2017 / 8:00pm||Renaissance Hotel - Portsmouth VA|
|Senior Scholarship Awards||May 24, 2017 / 10:00am||Auditorium|
|Senior Academic Awards||May 30, 2017 / 6:30pm-grad arrive by 6||Auditorium- invitation|
|Senior Exams||June 8-12 (refer to exam calendar)||Classrooms|
|8th Annual Baccalaureate Service||June 11, 2017 / 4pm||Oscar Smith HS Auditorium|
|Graduation Assembly - MANDATORY||June 12, 2017 / 10:45-11:45am||Auditorium|
|Balfour Additional items distribution||June 13, 2017 / 8:45-9:30am||Auditorium|
|Graduation Practice - MANDATORY||June 13 , 14, 15 / 9:30-12:00||Auditorium|
|Grad Portraits with Mr. Perez by Lifetouch||June 13, 2017 / 12:30pm||Auditorium- See additional info|
|Senior Picnic||June 14, 2017 / 12:30pm||Courtyard|
|Graduation||June 16, 2017
grads arrive 11:30 / doors open 11:45
|Ted Constant Center