Graduation: Friday, June 16, 2017 @ 12:45pm at ODU Ted Constant Convocation Center                        

        Click 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!

View the Student Application for the Board of Education Civics Seal


Graduation Announcements

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..

Senior Yard Signs On Sale Now

If your a grizzly grad and proud, get your yard sign logo picture

If you’re a Grizzly Grad and you’re proud,  get your yard sign today!  This sale includes a limited edition 10 year anniversary design which can be personalized with your name for only $25.  Please complete the online form.  Check out the web link below for all details on this full color sign.  Orders must be submitted no later than Wednesday, April 19, 2017

View the online form for more details

Seniors...Where are you GOING?? Future plans??

seniors tell us your future plans.  never have the chance to see your face on a jumbo tron screen logo for google form future plans

Would you like to see your face on the jumbo screen?  Seniors, share your future plans with us.  What college/university are you attending? Which branch of the military do you plan to join? Are you going to trade school? Please complete the below online form to appear in the graduation slide show which will be broadcast at the school and at Graduation at the Ted Constant Center on June 16th. The deadline to submit your plans is Friday, May 19, 2017

View the online form for more details

Prom invitation 2017

Prom 2017

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. 

Senior Tshirts are on sale NOW!  Please see Mrs. Roberts to purchase your t-shirt.  Cost is NOW  $8.00 per shirt and the proceeds go directly to the senior class for PROM.  The shirt is a cool metro blue shirt with a new design. 


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 / 12:45pm
grads arrive 11:30 / doors open 11:45
Ted Constant Center
Norfolk, VA