Safe Grad Information 2016





Safe Grad is a DRUG & ALCOHOL free event!!


Thursday June 23rd:              1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

  • Pick up CAP AND GOWN for grad ceremony.
  • Drop off your Safe Grad Bag. Bag MUST be a packsack or duffel type bag (NO plastic or garbage bags). Please note – family member/friend can drop off your pack. DROP OFF IS IN THE DHS STUDENT SQUARE.
  • Safe Grad Bag – THINGS TO PACK:
    • change of clothing, towel, swimsuit, socks, shoes (think comfortable!!) toiletries, undergarments, epi-pens, empty refillable water bottle
    • NO FOOD OR DRINKS of any kind. This includes water and energy drinks. Food and drinks will be served.



4:15 pm                        Graduates will arrive at DHS in preparation for the Grand March. Meet at the Student Square and a Safe Grad Member will direct you to the proper location.

5:00 pm                        Grand March

8:00 pm – 1:00 am     Dance at The Centre for all Graduates and their escorts.

Friday June 24th:         

1:00 pm                    Graduation Ceremonies at DHS – You will be advised by DHS regarding this event and the time you need to be there.

9:00 pm                    Let the games begin! Arrive at DHS for games night!

9:00 pm – 12 am    Safe Grad Events outside of DHS: Swimming Pool, Bowling Alley, Laser Tag

9:00pm – 2ish         Air Games (Big gym) and Casino (Little Gym)


**** IF YOU LEAVE THE SCHOOL AT ANYTIME (excluding the supervised activities off site, or the designated outside area) you WILL NOT be allowed back inside of the school. You MUST sign out before you leave.****

** Although we will do our best, we cannot guarantee that there will not be any cross contamination of food items for those with allergies.**


IMPORTANT – NO BAGS will be allowed to be checked in the morning of graduation rehearsal or before the Grand March (June 23rd) or Safe Grad Games Night (June 24th). If bags are brought to the school the night of Safe Grad, you will have to wait until everyone else has checked. No bags are to be left at the office.


PLEASE leave iPod’s, wallets and valuables at home. YOU DO NOT need money of any kind as everything is paid for and there is no cost to you. Please note that if you wish to use your cell phone the evening of Safe Grad for taking photos, it is permitted however, DHS AND SAFE GRAD ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOST OR STOLEN ITEMS.


GRAND MARCH TICKETS:  **Tickets for the Grand March can be picked up at the DHS Main Office beginning Wednesday, May 25th. Six (6) tickets will be allowed per graduate. Please be aware that seating is limited. Families will be seated on a first come first serve basis. Every effort will be made in attempt to accommodate large families. We encourage the Graduates to discuss their ticket needs among themselves to arrive at a solution.