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Event, Bell Schedules Announced for Class of 2021 Graduation Ceremonies

The Martin County School District will host graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2021 according to the schedule listed on the School Board-approved 2020-2021 School Calendar:

 

 

  • Clark Advanced Learning CenterSaturday, May 15, 2021 (held at Jensen Beach High School) - 9:00 a.m.

 

  • Jensen Beach High SchoolWednesday, May 19, 2021 - 8:30 a.m.
     
    • Parking and seating will begin at 7:30 a.m. Graduates and guests will not be permitted to enter campus prior to this time.

 

  • Martin County High SchoolThursday, May 20, 2021 - 8:30 a.m.

    • Parking and seating will begin at 7:00 a.m. Graduates and guests will not be permitted to enter campus prior to this time.

 

 

  • South Fork High SchoolFriday, May 21, 2021 - 8:30 a.m.

    • Parking and seating will begin at 7:30 a.m. Graduates and guests will not be permitted to enter campus prior to this time.

 

 

Each ceremony will take place in the school's football stadium and will be livestreamed for graduates and guests who will be participating from home.  Please click the links below to access livestreams.  Each broadcast will begin on the date of the school's graduation ceremony.

 

 

 

 

 

The Martin County School Board has approved the following general procedures for graduation ceremonies:

 

  • Access to campus will not be granted prior to the parking and seating times designated for each school:
     
    • Jensen Beach High School – 7:30 a.m.
    • Martin County High School – 7:00 a.m.
    • South Fork High School – 7:30 a.m.

 

  • Graduates must be dressed in their cap and gown wearing flat bottom, closed-toed shoes.

 

  • Each graduate will be permitted to invite up to four (4) guests. Due to parking limitations and the need to reserve space for all graduates, guests, faculty and staff on each campus, each graduate and their guests must arrive in the same vehicle.  Graduates and guests will enter the stadium at the same time – guests will not be permitted to enter the stadium without a graduate present in their party.  Parking will close once each campus has reached capacity.

 

 

  • Masks will be optional for graduates and guests.

 

  • Hand sanitizing stations will be available for graduates, guests and staff. Graduates and guests will be expected to sit in predesignated areas to allow for the maximum social distancing of all attendees.

 

  • Once ceremonies have concluded, graduates will be dismissed to parking areas to meet their guests. Guests should immediately make their way to the parking lot at the conclusion of each ceremony. Graduates and guests are asked to exit campus in a timely fashion so that faculty and staff may begin preparing for the school day that will be in session for underclassmen.

 

 

  • Members of the Class of 2021 are encouraged to continue monitoring their Senior Class Google Classrooms for additional information about ceremonies.

 

 

Information for Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors

 

As ceremonies for Jensen Beach High School, Martin County High School and South Fork High School will be held on regular school days, bell schedules for underclassmen have been modified for the date of each school's ceremony.  

 

 

The school day will begin at 11:00 a.m. for all underclassmen on the date of their school's Class of 2021 graduation ceremony.

 

 

Freshmen, sophomores and juniors will adhere to the following bell schedule on the date of their school's graduation ceremony:

 

 

Breakfast 10:30 am -11:00 am

 

Period 1   11:00 am - 11:28 am

 

Period 2   11:32 am - 12:00 pm

 

Period 3   12:04 pm - 12:31 pm

 

Period 4   12:35 pm -   1:02 pm

 

Period 5   1:06 pm -   2:03 pm (includes lunch)

 

Period 6   2:07 pm -   2:34 pm

 

Period 7   2:38 pm -   3:05 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Free breakfasts and lunches will be available to all students. On the date that each school will operate under a modified bell schedule, transportation will be provided to all underclassmen who are eligible for the service in accordance with School Board Policy 8600 and Chapter 1011.68, Florida Statutes Please click the appropriate link below to access bus schedules:

 

 

 

 

Freshmen, sophomores and juniors may participate in remote learning from home on the date of their school's graduation ceremony if desired.  Parents/guardians should contact their child's school with questions.