Announcements for Seniors

  • Graduation Ceremonies
    Midlakes will host a virtual celebration allowing students to individually walk across stage with a limited number of family members in audience. Also, students will be invited to an outdoor ceremony with the rest of the Class of 2020 that will be streamed live to the District’s website and Facebook page. Due to state guidelines, the outdoor event can only accommodate students and some staff. Plans could change. For more information, read Mr. Bai-Rossi’s note to families,

    Caps & Gowns/Yearbooks
    All caps and gowns can be picked up drive-through style from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m., Thursday, June 11 in the Midlakes High School Parking Lot. Yearbooks will also be handed out at this time. Social distancing and precautions will be followed. Contact Midlakes High School Principal Frank Bai-Rossi with questions.

    Baby Pictures
    Midlakes seniors are being asked to share one baby photo to Mrs. Kelly Hart for the annual Senior Memories slideshow. For students still needed to submit their photos, please contact Mrs. Hart as soon as possible, email

    Senior Celebrations
    Everyone is invited to celebrate Midlakes Class of 2020 by submitting a virtual congratulatory message using Midlakes Online Senior Celebrations Form. Messages will be posted to the Midlakes website and may be used on social media. Only submissions that are completely filled out and adhering to Midlakes Code of Conduct standards will be used.

Graduation FAQ

  • What Will the Outdoor Ceremony Look Like?

  • What Will the Virtual Graduation Look Like?

  • Is the Virtual Graduation Open to Everyone?

  • Will Someone Photograph the Ceremonies?

  • May I Bring a Camera?

  • How Can I View Either Ceremony?

Upcoming Celebrations

  • Cap & Gown/Yearbook Pickup
    3:30-5:30 p.m., Thursday, June 11
    Main Bus Loop

    Virtual Walk-throughs
    Monday, June 15 - Thursday, June 18

    Sign-up here (scroll through times)
    Midlakes High School Auditorium

    Senior Lunch/Chicken Barbecue
    (Preceeded by rehearsal at 11 a.m., sponsored by American Legion Post No. 457)
    Noon, Friday, June 26
    Midlakes High School Parking Lot

    Hometown Farewell Tour Scavenger Hunt
    (Sponsored by the Chem-Free Party)
    Following Senior Lunch, Friday, June 26

    Student-Only Ceremony
    7 p.m., Saturday, June 27
    (Rain date: Sunday, June 28)
    Ollie Cook Stadium

    Graduation Parade
    (Following ceremony)
    Through Clifton Springs, Phelps

    Graduation Fireworks
    Aprox. 9:45 p.m., Saturday, June 27
    (Sponsored by Chem-Free Party)