• By Mercedes C Parham
  • Tuesday, April 10, 2018

MCSD 2017-2018 High School Graduation Schedule Announced

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Muscogee County School District

2960 Macon Road Columbus, GA 31906

For Immediate Release
Mercedes Parham
Director of Communications and Open Records Officer
Office: (706) 748-2034
Fax: (706) 748-2036
www.muscogee.k12.ga.us

MEDIA RELEASE
Columbus, GA- The Muscogee County School District has developed the official high school graduation schedule for the 2017-2018 school year as listed below. All ceremonies will be held at the Civic Center at the listed times. Each ceremony will be made available for live-stream viewing, courtesy of WTVM-9.Each school will provide graduates with the scheduled time to line up, walk in, and walk out of the facility.

Graduation Ceremony

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Early College of Columbus

4:00 p.m.

George Washington Carver High School

6:00 p.m.

William Henry Spencer High School

8:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Northside High School

4:00 p.m.

Kendrick High School

6:30 p.m.

Columbus High School

8:30 p.m.

Friday, May 25, 2018

Catapult Academy

1:30 p.m.

William Henry Shaw High School

3:30 p.m.

Hardaway High School

5:30 p.m.

Jordan Vocational High School

8:00 p.m.

Graduation Rehearsal Schedule

Monday, May 21, 2018

George Washington Carver High School

8:00 a.m.

William Henry Spencer High School

10:30 a.m.

Early College Academy of Columbus

1:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Northside High School

8:00 a.m.

Kendrick High School

10:30 a.m.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018



Columbus High School 8:00 a.m.

William Henry Shaw High School

10:30 a.m.

Catapult Academy

1:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 24, 2018



Hardaway High School

8:00 a.m.

Jordan Vocational High School

10:30 a.m.


During the ceremony, the District asks attendees and participants to observe the following rules:

  • Supporters are asked to clap only after each row has been called to allow for the families and guests to hear each student’s name. Those who do not comply will be escorted out of the facility.
  • Pictures should be taken from an individual’s seat without interfering with others’ viewing of the ceremony.
  • No one is allowed on the floor where graduates are seated.
  • No noise-making devices, balloons,or any itemS that would distract from the ceremony are allowed inside the facility.
  • Gifts and/or exchange of items to graduates should be handled outside the facility, following the graduation ceremony, but not in the hallways as the hallways need to be cleared for other guests and graduates to enter for the next graduation.
The mission of the Muscogee County School District is to inspire and equip all students to achieve unlimited potential. For more information, please contact the Office of Communications at 706.748.2034 or communications@muscogee.k12.ga.us.

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