Senior Update

April 12, 2021

Dear Shortridge Class of 2021 Families:

As we begin to think about the end of this year still amidst a COVID-19 public health emergency, we want to thank you for your patience, flexibility, and support. We look forward to celebrating with you! Read the whole letter and form here.

April 28 Senior Celebration. We will be giving away senior t-shirts, yard signs, taking senior photos, and Josten’s will be here for cap and gown distribution during this day of celebration – for all seniors! Yard signs are for on-track to graduate only students for now.

Diploma Names. Student names will be printed as they appear in PowerSchool. If there is an error in the legal spelling, please contact Holly Janzen: janzenh@myips.org

Computer and textbook collections will occur:

In-Person students: May 24 and May 25.

Virtual students: May 26, 900 am to 1130 am or 130 pm to 330 pm // or May 24-25

Seniors must return all IPS and Shortridge textbooks and computers and chargers. A complete list can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/shs21books

Any student who self-identifies as high-risk will be given an appointment time to return materials. Contact Mr. Pactor to do so: pactorj@myips.org

All visits are guided by the following parameters:

Masks are required

Enter through Door 1 > Turn Right > Room 116 > Drop Off > Depart

Commencement Information: Friday, June 4, 2021 at 630 pm. Each eligible graduate is allowed two (2) tickets per IPS policy. In order to receive tickets, students must have the enclosed form completed.

Graduation Rehearsal will be on June 3, 2021, time TBD.

We very much look forward to celebrating the Class of 2021! More information will be posted on our website and social media. Thank you for being a Shortridge Blue Devil!