It’s been a crazy school year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, but Franklin County students in the class of 2021 are poised to emerge on the other side as high school graduates.
Graduation season kicks off this week for school districts across the county. The launch ceremonies will take place in person and, with the exception of masks and social distancing, will return to normal.
Here is a list of the dates on which local public schools will graduate their seniors. Keep in mind that for most of them only ticket holders can enter the gate / gate. Outdoor ceremonies can be affected by inclement weather.
Be sure to come back in the next few weeks to see photos from these graduation ceremonies.
Franklin Learning Center
Students must accept their diplomas on the evening of Wednesday May 26.
the Franklin Learning Center, located in Chambersburg, serves students aged 3 to 21 with special needs through its special education programs, including autism support, emotional support, life skills support and support for children. multiple disabilities. It is jointly owned by the Chambersburg Area, Fannett-Metal, Greencastle-Antrim, Tuscarora and Waynesboro Area school districts.
Chambersburg Career Magnet School
Seniors at this award-winning high school in the Chambersburg area school district are due to graduate on Thursday, May 27.
The Career Magnet School prepares students in Grades 9-12 for careers in science, technology, engineering, and math.
High school in the Chambersburg region
The class of over 500 students is expected to accept the diplomas on Friday evening, May 28.
Waynesboro Area High School
About 300 students are expected to graduate on Friday evening May 28.
Fannett-Metal High School
A few dozen students are expected to accept their diplomas on the evening of Friday, May 28.
James Buchanan High School
Located in the Tuscarora School District in the Mercersburg area, the school will graduate approximately 150 students on the evening of Friday, June 4.
Greencastle-Antrim High School
A few hundred students will receive their diplomas on Saturday morning June 5.
Shippensburg Area High School
About 250 students are expected to graduate on the evening of Tuesday, June 8.