Graduation Information: Class of 2020 Timeline


August 28th: Senior parent graduation meeting @ 5:00 p.m.


September - March: Research and apply for scholarships. Visit our Academic Advising page for scholarship information.

Beginning September 3rd

  • High school graduation check with Mrs. Diener

  • Aims graduation check and application with Mrs. Tickler


October - February: Complete college applications

October 1st:

  • College 101 Night in MS Commons @ 6:00 p.m.

  • Presentation from Aims on applying to colleges and time to work together on FAFSA

October 1st: View Aims Community College spring course catalog

October 7th: Mandatory senior class meeting with Jostens at lunch

October 11th: Jostens order forms collected @ lunch

October 28th: Registration begins for Aims Spring Semester 2019


November 1st: Baby and senior pictures due for yearbook and senior slideshow. Diploma presenter due.

November 8th: Aims graduation application due

November 29th: Senior recognition ads for yearbook due


December (all month): Senior capstone projects to middle school classes and Freshman Firebird

December 13th: Last day of Aims fall semester (online/on campus)

January - March

January: Senior capstone presentations to Sophomore Explore and Junior Prep

February 4th: Senior Capstone Night @ 5:00 p.m.

March 3rd: Graduation speaker application due


April 23rd: Senior graduation meeting @ lunch.

  • Key Bearer nomination

  • Order forms: roses, breakfast, and graduation photos

  • Senior exit survey

April 29th:

  • Community service hours due

  • Order forms and money for roses and senior breakfast

  • Senior boards due


May 5th: Last day of Aims spring semester (online/on campus)

May 8th:

  • Last day to get credit recovery coursework completed for graduation.

  • Aims graduation at 5:00 p.m. @ Budweiser Event Center

May 11th: Senior grades due by 5:00 p.m.

May 12th:

  • Last day for seniors

  • Senior checkout from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

  • Senior Checkout Form due to receive cap and gown

May 13th:

  • Senior Breakfast @ 8:30 a.m. for students, parents, and family members

  • Senior slideshow

  • Cords and graduation distinctions

  • Valedictorian and salutatorian announced

  • Elementary Walk-through @ 10:00 a.m.

  • Convocation @ 1:50 p.m.

  • Graduation Rehearsal @ 3:15 p.m.

May 14th: WCA Graduation @ 7:00 p.m.

  • Seniors report to gym by 5:30 p.m. for photos

  • Doors open around 6:30 p.m. for seating

Items Completed In Senior Seminar

  • College application research

  • College essays

  • Letter of recommendation request form

  • Common Application