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Graduation Updates

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Prom invite

The WHS Senior Prom will be held Friday, May 19, 2023, 7:00pm to 10:00pm at the Westover Country Club, 401 S. Schuylkill Drive, Norristown, PA. Enjoy dinner, dancing and more!

Tickets: $85 a person
Formal Attire
On sale from April 27-May 1 in the D-Hall Administrative Suite 

All students must complete the forms below and return to the Administrative Suite with payment

Dance Procedures Form
Emergency Contact Form
Guest Permission Form

We will be breathalyzing every 8th student at the entrance of the prom, as well as any student who is displaying signs of having consumed alcohol.


Senior Class Trip: Six Flags/Great Adventure

The senior class trip to Six Flags/Great Adventure will be June 6 (approximate time – 8:00am – 5:00 pm). 

Cost: $75.00/person sold via MySchoolBucks. Tickets sales will begin April 20:

What to bring?  Extra money for food/drink and any souvenirs you may want to purchase. 

Based on the interest survey, we have reserved three buses that will accommodate the first 138 students who purchase and are approved for a ticket (all obligations must be cleared for an approved ticket).

DO NOT WAIT TO PURCHASE YOUR TICKET!  After we reach this number, we will begin a waiting list for any additional students that are interested in going. In order to reserve an additional bus, we need 46 additional students.  No tickets will be sold or names added to a wait list after May 3 due to bus deadlines. 

If you have any questions about tickets, please reach out to Mrs. D’Amore in the Activities office.

Tell Us about your Next Steps:
Class of 2023 Spotlights

Help us celebrate your next step after graduation from WHS! Complete the form below to be included in our Class of 2023 spotlights on WSD Facebook, WSD Twitter, and the @wiss.23grads Instagram. Spotlights will begin on March 27th. Also, remember to stop by the School Counseling office to share your plans on the Class of 2023 Senior Map that shows where our graduates are headed. 

Senior Spotlight

Complete Class of 2023 Spotlight Form


Flowers and Graduation Teddy Bears

Beautiful Flower Bouquets and Graduation Teddy Bears Will Be Available For Purchase On-Site at the Wissahickon High School Commencement Ceremony. Click here to pre-order. Pre-order website closes at 8 p.m. on June 7. All pre-orders will be set aside at a specific table to allow for pick-up in the Stadium after 3 p.m. on Commencement Day. Look for the table at the kiosk. Credit cards only. No cash.

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Quick Links

Save the Dates: Class of 2023 Celebrations

Print Class of 2023 Celebration flyer

Senior T-Shirt Days
Celebrating Every Month on the 23rd in Recognition of the Class of 23

  • March 23
  • April 24 (in place of April 23rd)
  • May 23

IE Senior Class Assembly
April 25 from 10:27-11:11 in the Audion

Senior Spirit Days

  • April 30 – Senior Parking Spot Decorating: Decorate your parking spot with your future plans from 2 to 4 PM. Bring your own chalk.
  • May 1 - Decision Monday: College/Career T-Shirt Day

Senior Prom
Friday, May 19th at 7:00-10:00 PM, Westover Country Club
Tickets will be on sale from April 9 – May 1 - $85/person

Senior Yearbook Signing Event
Tuesday, May 30 from 3:00-4:30pm, Auditorium grass

Senior Spirit Week

  • May 30 – Futures Day: Wear gear supporting your college, career, future plans
  • May 31 – Aloha! Hawaiian Day: Wear your Hawaiian shirt to say good-bye to high school and hello to your future
  • June 1 –  Senior T-shirt Day: Make a lasting impression on your teachers and classmates as the Class of 2023 and wear your 2023 Class t-shirts

Scholarship Night
Thursday, June 1 at 7pm, WHS Auditorium

Senior Awards Night
Monday, June 5 at 7pm, WHS Audion

Senior Class Event TBD
Tuesday, June 6

Graduation Rehearsals 
Wednesday, June 7 and Thursday, June 8 at 7:45am, WHS Auditorium

Cap, Gown, Tassel and Lawn Sign Distribution
June 7 at Graduation Rehearsal
Don't forget to decorate your cap! 

Victory Laps at WMS, Blue Bell, Lower Gwynedd, Stony Creek, and Shady Grove
June 7 after Graduation Rehearsal

Senior Breakfast
June 8 at start of Graduation Rehearsal, Lower Café

Thursday, June 8 at 6pm, WHS Stadium (Each student will receive 10 guest tickets). Students report to the WHS Auditorium at 5pm.
Commencement Rain Date:
Friday, June 9 at 6pm, WHS Stadium

Commencement Cap Decorations

You’re invited to join in our Cap Decorating Celebration! Express yourself and share your excitement for what the future may hold for you and your classmates! Caps/gowns will be distributed at rehearsal on June 7th. Get your materials (pens, paints, paper, etc.) and yourcreative juices flowing now! Designs can be painted directly on your cap or attached on a piece of thick paper (Caps measure 9.25” x 9.25”).
Share your cap decorations on the eve of graduation - June 7th - via your Instagram and tag @Wiss.23grads. Pictures will also be shared on WSD Facebook/Twitter.

Need Some Inspiration? View Graduation Cap Ideas  


Graduation is Coming!
Do you have everything you need?

Seniors: Order an extra tassel to hang from the rearview mirror.

Parents: Order your custom Wissahickon Graduation Announcements.