Graduations planned for June 2-4 in Convocation Center at North Point
Graduation ceremonies for high school seniors in the Charles County Public Schools Class of 2016 are planned for June 2-4 at the Convocation Center at North Point High School in Waldorf.
North Point High School's ceremony is Thursday, June 2. Ceremonies for Westlake, Henry E. Lackey and Maurice J. McDonough high schools will be held on Friday, June 3. Seniors from St. Charles, La Plata and Thomas Stone high schools will graduate in ceremonies scheduled for Saturday, June 4.
North Point's ceremony is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 2. The school will be closed for all North Point students, as well for children who attend the childcare center at North Point, on June 2.
The schedule for Friday, June 3 is
• Westlake, 9 a.m.;
• Lackey, 2 p.m.; and
• McDonough, 7 p.m.
The schedule for Saturday, June 4 is
• St. Charles, 9 a.m.;
• La Plata, 2 p.m.; and
• Stone, 7 p.m.
All Charles County public high schools will be closed on Friday, June 3. The childcare center at North Point will be closed June 3. The Robert D. Stethem Educational Center will also be closed on June 3 for students.
Additionally, students who attend William A. Diggs Elementary School and Theodore G. Davis Middle School will not have school on Friday, June 3. This is to accommodate expected graduation traffic on the Davis, Diggs and North Point campuses.
All graduation ceremonies will be streamed live on the Charles County Public Schools website, www.ccboe.com. North Point is located at 2500 Davis Road, Waldorf, Md., 20603. Parents with questions about a specific school's planned graduation activities should contact the office at their child's school.
Last day of school for students is June 15
The last day of the 2015-16 school year for Charles County Public Schools students is Wednesday, June 15. Two-hour early dismissal days are June 10, June 13, June 14 and June 15. The last day of school for students in the Three's program is Wednesday, June 8. The last day for teachers is Thursday, June 16.
Charles County Public Schools used five of the six inclement weather days built into the school calendar. The school system closed schools five times for inclement weather: Jan. 21, Jan. 22, Jan. 25, Jan. 26 and Feb. 16.
Report cards for students in the Three's program will be issued on June 8. Morning prekindergarten students will receive their report cards on Wednesday, June 15, and afternoon prekindergarten students receive their report cards on Tuesday, June 14.
All other elementary school students receive report cards on June 15. Report cards for middle and high school students will be mailed on Wednesday, June 22.
Registration for the 2016 Summer School program begins at the Robert D. Stethem Educational Center on Wednesday, June 22 and Thursday, June 23. Classes begin for Summer School on Tuesday, June 28 at Westlake High School.