Students must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or above from the eighth grade.
Students must have less than 3 demerits.
Students must have been continuously enrolled at Diamond View School for the entire third trimester.
Students must have passed the United States Constitution Test.
The Diamond View School Graduation Ceremony will take place on Thursday, June 6th at 7:00pm in the Lassen College Gymnasium.
Plan for Graduation Day:
Our annual graduation breakfast will begin at 7:30am in the Diamond View Multipurpose Room.
Graduation practice will take place at Lassen Community College from 8:30am to 10:30am. ALL 8TH GRADE GRADUATES ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND. 8th grade students will be excused for the day at 10:30am. ALL 8th graders must be picked up at this time. Please make transportation arrangements ahead of time.
Evening of Graduation
Graduates need to be at Diamond View School at 6:00pm on Thursday, June 6th. The graduation gowns will be passed out on the stage in the multipurpose room. Students will put them on and then board a school bus to the college. ALL graduating students are required to ride the bus to the college. Parents, family, and friends are asked to go on to the college after dropping their student off at Diamond View.
A reception will take place after the ceremony in the Diamond View multipurpose room. Students may ride the bus back to Diamond View or may ride with their family. Families of graduates are encouraged to come to the reception. Cake and punch will be served before the dance begins.
The graduation dance, sponsored by 8th grade parents, will take place after the reception in the Diamond View multipurpose room. The dance will end at 10:30pm. Diamond View 8th Grade Graduates will be the only students allowed to attend the dance. Sorry, no guests.
Local photographer, Greg Wallace, will be doing our DV graduation photos again this year. Order forms where handed out during the 8 grade meeting in April. Eighth grade students will get another form the week of graduation, and order forms will be available at the graduation ceremony.
“How Should I Dress for Graduation??”
Boys are expected to wear a button up shirt and dress pants, a tie is recommended.
Girls should wear a dress, skirt, or dress pants with a blouse. Please make sure that clothing is appropriate. Dresses and skirts should be below fingertips. No backless dresses or low cut tops.
Please ask ahead of time if you have any questions about clothing.
Students rent their graduation gowns. The rental charge is $5.00. This will be collected in the school office. Please make sure that your student pays by check (payable to Diamond View School) or has exact change.
We ask that parents donate $5.00 to the 8th grade class to help cover the cost of the dance. This donation will be used to pay for the cake, punch, decorations, DJ, pizza & soda at the dance. This will also be collected in the office. This may be included in the check for the graduation gown.
Other Important Information:
Students must attend school on Friday, June 7th. Yearbooks will be distributed on Friday. Since graduates will be out late the night before, 8th grade students will have a late start on Friday, June 7th.
8th grade students should be to school by 9:30am.
Attendance the last week of school is very important as the 8th grade class will be practicing for the graduation ceremony throughout the week.
Textbooks, library materials, lunch charges, and flash drives must be turned in and accounted for prior to graduation.