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École Riverside Secondary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
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Grad 2014 timeline

October 23, 2013

Please review this information with your Grade Twelve child(ren):

February 3rd – 7th

Measurement for gowns (height in cm).  See Mr. Brown in Room 201 at lunch or after school.

March 12th

Information letter regarding commencement tickets handed out in RAP with interim reports.

April 1st  – 4th  

Nominations for valedictorian. (Please refer to school agenda for requirements and process).

April 7th -14th  

Guest permission forms for Grad dinner and dance will be at the front office - must be handed in by April 26th.

April 16th

Database for graduation comments opens.

April 17th


April 23rd  

Valedictorian nominees record speeches.

Pre-recorded valedictorian speeches will be shown in RAP.

April 25th

Database for graduation comments closes.

April 30th  

Grad Assembly in the gym during advisory

May 5th – 10th

May 20th-23rd  

Ticket sales for dinner/dance sale.

Extra Commencement tickets are available in the front foyer at lunch - $5.00 per ticket.

June 4th




June 14th  







June 18th




June 22nd

Commencement tickets will be distributed in RAP.  Each grad gets 2 free tickets and any additional tickets will be $5.00.

Graduation dinner at the Renaissance.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and dinner at 7:00 p.m. After Grad to follow at Hyde Creek Community Center.

*tickets for dinner dance have been set at $125.00

Commencement ceremony rehearsal and gown distribution in the school gym from 1:00-3:00. All Grads are expected to attend.

Graduation Commencement ceremony at Simon Fraser University’s Convocation Mall, 2:00pm. Grads are to arrive no later than 1:00 p.m. and are to meet at Halpern Center.  Seating at the event is by general admission, or first come first served.



Further Grad details will be provided via newsletters and our website throughout the school year.

École Riverside Secondary School

2215 Reeve Street, Port Coquitlam BC
V3C 6K8
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