Graduation Info

Important Information for Class of 2021

Graduation Date: Saturday, June 5, 2021 @ 9am 

Where: Palmer Field, NDHS Football Stadium 


All fees must be paid ASAP.

Check your SchoolCashOnline account or stop by the front office.



Cap & Gown

Pictures:          All seniors should have their photo made even if they do not intend to buy them. A compilation photo of all graduates is being made as the Class Photo for Yearbook. Students must bring their own cap and gown, orange collar and tassel to school for your picture. Please see the dress code below for your picture as well as what is expected for Graduation.


Order Cap & Gown pictures online: Picture Day ID HY300009X0


Tue, Mar 30      A Day students Cap & Gown Pictures – Cafeteria

Remote students last name A-K will need to report on Tue, Mar 30

See flyer that was emailed for your time.


Thu, Apr 1        B Day students Cap & Gown Pictures - Cafeteria

Remote students last name L-Z will need to report on Thu, Apr 1.

See flyer that was emailed for your time.


TBD                  Graduation Parade @ NDHS


TBD                  Senior Awards Day Assembly


Fri, Jun 4         Graduation Practice – will are still waiting for clarification from County Office on how to proceed with what we would normally do. Time TBD and Location TBD

Practice is required for ALL ceremony participants. Students who fail to attend practice for ANY reason will not be allowed to participate in the ceremony. Practice time is approximately 2 hours. Tickets to Graduation will be distributed on this day.


Sat, Jun 5        Graduation Ceremony 9:00am – NDHS Football Stadium

All Graduates MUST arrive by 8:00am to assigned room that will be given to you at practice. As of right now, we are planning on graduation being at 9:00 am unless told otherwise.  We will let you know as soon as we know!         



Tickets:            We are still waiting on clarification from County Office on the particulars of what our ceremony will look like this year. Tickets will only be handed out at Graduation Practice. You will not receive tickets if you owe any fees or Chromebook.  


Dress Code:    This is strictly enforced for Awards Day and Graduation.

                        Girls are to wear attire that will not hang out of the hem of the gown, dress shoes with a back that will be appropriate for walking across the stage and field. No flip flops or high heels. Remember, you will be walking on the football field.

                        Boys are to wear dress shirts with collar and tie, dress pants and dress shoes. No flip flops, shorts, or blue jeans will be allowed.

If you are NOT dressed according to these guidelines you will not be allowed to participate in Awards Day or Graduation. If you need assistance with clothes and/or shoes to wear under your cap & gown let Mrs. Puckett or Student Services know. NO decorations on your cap.  


Order your Cap & Gown Unit ASAP with Jostens if you have not done so. or 800-582-6376

Questions regarding Yearbook should be addressed with Mrs. Short.


Please make sure you are checking your school email regularly for updates from Mr. Sheppard. He will be sending information out regularly regarding scholarships and colleges/universities.   


If you have any questions regarding graduation, please email the Graduation Coordinator, Kendra Puckett. 

More information regarding senior information/activities will be given out & emailed to all seniors at a later date.