CLASS OF 2019 COMMENCEMENT DETAILS

KEY EVENT DATES

APRIL

Thursday, April 18 | Senior Art Colloquium | 9:30-10:35 a.m. PAC
Thursday, April 25 | Senior Art Colloquium | 9:00-9:45 a.m. PAC
Friday, April 27 | May Day Breakfast | 7:15 a.m. PAC

MAY

Thursday, May 23 | US Spring Athletic Awards Ceremony | 9:00-10:30 a.m. PAC
Friday, May 24 | Pre-Prom and Prom | 6:30-10:30 p.m. Lakota Oaks

Tuesday, May 28

College Sweatshirt Photo | 8:30 a.m. MS Entrance
Graduation Rehearsal | 8:45 a.m. Graduation Tent
Senior Excursion | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Woodway Beach Club

Wednesday, May 29 | Prize Day | 8:45 a.m. MS Entrance 

Thursday, May 30

Yearbook Dedication & Distribution  | 1:20 p.m. PAC
Project Presentations | 3:00-4:30 p.m. US Gym 
Senior Family Reception | 6:30 p.m. US Academic Center, PAC

Friday, May 31

Commencement Refreshments & Students Arrive | 2:15 p.m. LS Grade 5 Wing Students arrive in their cap and gown. Students will receive their flowers and proceed to Simon House.
Class Picture  | 2:45 p.m. Simon House
Family Photos | 3:20-4:30 p.m. Simon House
Commencement | 5:00 p.m. Graduation Tent
 

Seating

Each family is assigned six seats in the reserved section in the tent. No tickets are needed for Commencement. The seating is done by lottery and the names will be on the chairs. If a family needs special accommodations for a wheelchair, they should notify Cathy Mishkin cmishkin@kingschoolct.org. There will be handicapped parking in front of the Middle School.

FULL EVENT DETAIL PDFS

COMMENCEMENT SPEAKER

King is excited to announce our 2019 Commencement Speaker is Ms. Nedgine Paul '04, co-founder and CEO of Anseye Pou Ayiti, which seeks to raise education outcomes in rural Haiti by promoting teacher excellence and student success. Learn more about Nedgine. 

FAMILY PORTRAITS

King offers professional family portraits taken before Commencement, 3:15-4:30 p.m. on the Simon House lawn. Family portrait details will be available shortly. For more information, please download the form here.

VIDEOGRAPHY

We will have an onsite videographer at Commencement. The video will be posted on King's YouTube channel after the event. We will also have a live stream of Commencement on our website.

LIVE STREAM

Can't make it to commencement? View it via live stream on our website beginning at 5:00 p.m. EST on Friday, May 31.

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS?

If you have any questions regarding Commencement, please contact Cathy Mishkin at cmishkin@kingschoolct.org