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Graduation/Senior Info

Senior Portraits
All seniors will be photographed for the yearbook. Learn more >>

Scholarship Night
Scholarship Night will be held on May 21, 2020 and is a very important night for CRLS students. Scholarship recipients will be notified via Community Meeting and US mail. Students must arrive at 5PM.

CRLS Scholarship Application
The CRLS Online Scholarship Application system is now closed. Learn more >>

Senior Prom
The Senior Prom will be held at the Long Wharf Marriott, Boston on May 16 from 7PM - 12 midnight. Only seniors in good standing may attend the senior prom. Purchase your $80 ticket with cash or check/money order, made payable to CRLS Class of 2020 by May 10th. Tickets go on sale April 1, 2020. CRLS rules and regulations, as described in the student handbook, are in effect at the senior prom. Please check with your Dean of Students regarding “good standing” status.

Graduation Rehearsals
There are two mandatory rehearsals for the commencement ceremony:

  • Rehearsal day #1 will be held TBD and begins promptly at 10:30AM in the Fieldhouse.
  • Rehearsal day #2 will be held TBD and begins at 10:30AM in the Fieldhouse 
    (final report cards, cap and gowns and 5 graduation tickets will be distributed from your LC office or other designated locations after practice)

Senior Fee
The Senior Fee is $25. Students can pay the $25 fee in their learning community office by May 15th with cash, check, or money order made payable to CRLS Senior Fee.

Senior Debts & Final Plan Forms
Seniors who owe debts, e.g. textbooks, library books, athletic uniforms & equipment, yearbook, commencement fees, cameras, etc., will not be allowed to participate in the commencement until they resolve all debts. Caps and gowns & commencement tickets will NOT be given to any senior with an outstanding senior debt or who has not turned in their “Senior Final Plans Form” to their guidance counselor. (Senior exams will not be given unless students turn in their books before the exam).

NHS Members
If you wish to wear the NHS blue cowl at graduation, watch for a notice in homeroom regarding cowls for graduation.

Commencement Ceremony
Students will meet promptly at 5PM in the Gym on June 4, 2020. The CRLS Commencement Ceremony is broadcast live on CEATV 98/99 and 22 CityView cable channels, and streamed live at CEATV 98/99 at 6PM.; rebroadcast dates are listed on CEATV 98/99. The graduation will also be archived for viewing on demand on the CPS student media portal.

Yearbooks
Buy the CRLS Class of 2020 Yearbook online for $TBD. Questions can be addressed with any member of CRLS Yearbook Club, or by contacting Jacqueline Cesario.

Important Dates

Post Secondary Planning for Seniors | September 10, 2019 | 1 - 2:30PM

Financial Aid Night | September 19, 2019 | 5 - 6PM

Career and College Fair | TBD | 6 - 8PM

RSTA Senior Dinner | TBD | 5:30PM | Media Cafeteria | By Invitation Only

Last Day to Buy Prom Tickets | May TBD

CSV's Senior Bash: Ice Cream Social | TBD | 2:30 - 4PM | Main Cafeteria

Scholarship Night | May 21, 2020 | 5:30PM | Fitzgerald Theatre

Senior Prom | May 16, 2020 | 7PM - Midnight | Long Wharf Marriott, Boston

VPA Community Celebration & Potluck | May 26, 2020 | 5PM | Media Cafe

Library Due Date for Seniors | TBD

Prize Day | May 27 | 1 - 2:30PM | Fitzgerald Theatre

Senior Final Exams 1 & 3 | May 28, 2020 

Senior Final Exams 2 & 4 | May 29, 2020 

AVID Senior Dinner | TBD | 6PM | Main Cafeteria

Collection of Chromebooks in the Library: TBD (period 3 & 4 only)

Last Full Day of School for Seniors / Senior BBQ | TBD | 1:10 - 2:30PM

Senior Makeup Exams | TBD

Nest Fest | May 29 | Tennis Courts in front of CRLS

Senior Breakfast & Yearbook Distribution and Sales | TBD | 9AM | Media Cafeteria

Graduation Rehearsal | TBD | 10:30AM | All seniors must report to the Field House

HSEP Graduation | TBD | 4 - 6PM | Cambridge Public Library: Main Branch

Cap and Gowns & Graduation Ticket Distribution | TBD | 12Noon | Learning Community Offices

Graduation | June 4, 2020 | 6PM | War Memorial Gym (All Seniors report to the War Memorial Gym at 5PM)

Other Helpful Resources

Enhanced Senior Year
Graduation Requirements
Senior Student Timeline
Senior College Planning PowerPoint Presentation
ACT, PSAT, and SAT Testing Dates and Fees
Community Service
Scholarships
Transcript Request Form