Class of 2021 Graduation

Class of 2021 Graduation
Graduation

Dear Parent/Guardian of the Class of 2021,

Today, we mailed out one ticket per family for the Class of 2021 graduation ceremony on Tuesday, June 15, at 8:45pm at the Warwick Drive-In in Warwick, New York.  Please plan to meet at the high school in the Senior Parking Lot prior to 7pm.  The Class of 2021 will be escorted at 7pm by the West Milford Police Department through town on a specialized route to honor them.  Along this route high school teachers will be stationed at different locations cheering and waving to the graduates.  I have listed the route below and the locations of where the teachers will be in case family and friends would like to join them or make their own spot.

Location: Warwick Drive-In, 5 Warwick Turnpike, Warwick, NY

Drive-In Expectations 

  • West Milford High School will follow all social distancing guidelines as set forth by the Governor's executive order for graduation celebrations.
  • This is a school sponsored function and we will adhere to all school policies.
  • You may sit outside your vehicle, bring a chair
  • The drive-in will be directing cars for parking starting at 7:00pm.  Smaller vehicles will be parked in front.  Larger trucks/SUV will be parked in the back.
  • The snack stand will be available during our ceremony. It is being operated by the Warwick Drive-In.  Each senior will receive a $5 voucher along with a goody bag upon arrival. 
  • Please feel free to decorate your vehicle in school colors.
  • The recorded virtual ceremony will also air on Cablevision Channel 77 and the high school TV Science YouTube channel at 8:45pm. The link will be sent out prior to the ceremony.

West Milford Police Escort Route:

Highlander Drive, right onto Macopin, past Town Hall, ShopRite, bear left onto Lincoln Ave, left onto Greenwood Lake Tpke, bear right onto Warwick Tpke.  West Milford Police escort will conclude at the Warwick Drive-In.

High School Staff Cheering Locations:

Pioneer Pub

Suzy Tomato/Utopia

School House Deli

Mt. Laurel Baseball Field

UGL First Aid Squad

Wawayanda

Pennings Farm side entrance on Warwick Turnpike.

Senior Breakfast and activities provided by the PTSO will be held at the high school on the back field behind the school,  Wednesday, June 16, schedule listed below.  During this time, there will be the yearbook distribution and signing and Diploma pick up. We will have an area set up for LORS photography to take pictures of the graduates and their family.  A link to sign up for an appointment slot will be included in the Honeywell. Lastly, the seniors will board busses to take a trip back to their elementary school for their Senior Walk and should bring their cap & gown and tassel with them.  Senior Breakfast and Activities will be provided by PTSO from 8am - 10am.

  • Yearbook distribution and signing 8am -10am
  • Diploma pickup 8am - 10am
  • Graduate & Family Picture 8am -10am and 12pm - 3pm
  • Senior Walk at Elementary Schools 10am - 12pm

 

I look forward to seeing everyone at the Warwick Drive-In on June 15th!

Be well,

 

Matthew Strianse

Principal