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Georges P. Vanier Secondary
Important Dates


Important GRAD 2019 Dates

Tuesday, October 3
NIC visit
Tuesday, October 23Grad Parent Meeting # 1 (7 pm-Band Room)
​Friday, November 30Baby Photos for Winterfest due
​Tuesday, November 27Grad Parent Meeting #2
​Wednesday, November 28​Workshops-Grad Transitions
​Thursday, November 29​Winterfest decorating 3:00 pm-6:00 pm
Wednesday, December 5Winterfest 6:00 pm
December 10-14Grad Photos​ (Book online using code GPN)
​Wednesday, January 9​​Grad Transitions booklets due for early Grads
​Tuesday,  January 15Grad Photos​ (Book online using code GPN)​ Re-Takes
​Wednesday, January 16Exit Interviews
January 25/26Semester 1 Provincial Exams
Tuesday, February 5NIC Visit 9 - 12
Tuesday, February 19
Grad Parent Meeting # 3   (7 pm-Band Room)
Bursary & Scholarship Information Night
*booklets available online
​Tuesday, March 12Grad Parent/Teacher Hockey Game-7:30 pm
Tuesday, March 12Bursary & Scholarship Applications Due
​Monday,  April 8Valedictorian Nominations begin
​​Wednesday,  April 10​Workshops-Grad Transitions
​Thursday, April 18Valedictorian Nomination deadline
​Tuesday, April 23rd​Grad Parent Meeting #4  7:00 pm Band Room
Wednesday, April 24Valedictorian Speeches and Voting 2:00 pm - MPR
​Wednesday, May 8​Grad Car Parade Meeting, 2:05 pm - Room 122
Wednesday, May 15Grad BBQ  5:30 pm
​Wednesday, May 22Grad Transitions Booklets Due
​Tuesday, May 28th​Grad Parent Meeting 7:00 pm MPR
Wednesday,  May 29​Grad Exit Interviews
​Thursday, May 30​Grad Car Parade - Car Selection  11:50 am - Room 122
Friday, May 31Grad Tickets available - 6 / grad
Monday, June 3Celebration of Excellence 6:00 pm
Tuesday, June 4Bursary Tea  6:00 pm
​​Thursday, June 13​​Grad Car Parade Permission Forms due - 3:30 pm - Main Office
Monday, June 24-Wednesday, June 26Semester 2 Provincial Exams
​Monday, June 24th -Wednesday, June 26th ​Grad Decorating Crew (Arena and Gym) times TBA
Wednesday, June 26GRAD Rehearsal @ 12:00 MPR
​​Thursday, June 27 ​After Grad set-up at Crown Isle - 9:00 am -11:00 am
Thursday, June 27Car Cruise            (3:00 pm - 5:00 pm) Driftwood Mall
Grad Photo          (5:00 pm - 5:30 pm) Vanier MPR
Commencement  (6:00 pm - 9:00 pm) Sports Centre 1
Reception            (9:00 pm - 10:00 pm) Vanier Gym
Dry Grad             (10:00 pm - 2:00 am) Crown Isle