Last year's graduation class from North Atlanta High. File photo

Last year’s graduation class from North Atlanta High. File photo

Graduation season is returning. In May, hundreds of high school seniors will put on robes and flat hats with tassels. They’ll hear their names called and stroll across stages, stirring cheers from their friends and pride in their parents, as they receive their diplomas. High school graduations begin May 17 and continue through June 1 in Reporter Newspapers communities. Here is a schedule for graduations from local high schools.

 

Atlanta Girls’ School

Graduation location: Alliance Theatre at Woodruff Arts Center

Date and time: Saturday, May 17, 2 p.m.

Guest speaker: Susan Booth, the Jennings Hertz Artistic Director for the Alliance Theatre

 

Atlanta International School

Graduation location: Second Ponce De Leon Baptist Church

Date and time: Friday, May 30, 3 p.m.

Speakers: AIS seniors Claire Adair, Nora Correa, Neeki Memar, Bosho Sale, Miles Taylor

 

Brandon Hall School

Graduation location: Brandon Hall School Gymnasium

Date and time: Saturday, May 17, 11 a.m.

 

Chamblee Charter High School

Graduation location: North DeKalb Stadium

Date and time: Wednesday, May 21, 5:30 p.m.

 

Cross Keys High School

Graduation location: Adams Stadium

Date and time: Tuesday, May 20, 7:30 p.m.

 

Dunwoody High School

Graduation location: North DeKalb Stadium

Date and time: Tuesday, May 20, 7 p.m.

 

The Galloway School

Graduation location: Galloway Gymnasium

Date and time: Thursday, May 22, 6 p.m.

 

Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School

Graduation location: Main Gym

Date and time: Saturday, May 17, 10 a.m.

 

Holy Spirit Preparatory School

Graduation location: Holy Spirit Catholic Church

Date and time: Tuesday, May 27, 10 a.m.

Guest speaker: Dr. Mary McDonald, educator, author, radio host and Notre Dame University’s Alliance for Catholic Education consultant

 

The Lovett School

Graduation location: Peachtree Presbyterian Church

Date and time: Sunday, May 18, 4 p.m.

Guest speaker: Dr. John M. McCardell, vice-chancelor of Sewanee: The University of the South

 

Marist School

Graduation location: Centennial Center, Marist School

Date and time: Saturday, May 24, 2 p.m.

Guest speaker: Bret Baier, Fox News anchor and Marist alumnus

 

Mount Vernon Presbyterian School

Graduation location: Glenn Campus Football Field

Date and time: Saturday, May 17, 10 a.m.

Guest speaker: President of Agnes Scott, Dr. Elizabeth Kiss

 

North Atlanta High School

Graduation location: Atlanta Civic Center

Date and time: Sunday, May 25, 9 a.m.

 

North Springs Charter High School

Graduation location: Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

Date and time: Thursday, May 22, 7:30 p.m.

 

Pace Academy

Graduation location: Peachtree Presbyterian Church

Date and time: Saturday, May 17, 5 p.m.

Guest speaker: Dr. Jim Walsh, Pace class of ‘77

 

Riverwood International Charter School

Graduation location: Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

Date and time: Friday, May 23, 3 p.m.

 

St. Pius X Catholic High School

Graduation location: Symphony Hall

Date and time: Saturday, May 17, 9:30 a.m.

Guest speakers: Archbishop Wilton Gregory; distinguished alumni Tom and May May Bickes

 

Weber School

Graduation location: Ferst Center for the Arts

Date and time: Sunday, June 1, 11 a.m.

 

Westminster Upper School

Graduation location: Pressly Plaza, Westminster

Date and time: Saturday, May 17, 8:30 a.m.

Guest speakers: The Honorable Theodore Sedgwick, Ambassador to Slovakia; Rev. Dr. George Wirth, former senior pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Atlanta (baccalaureate)

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