All events, inside or outdoors, will have temperature checks prior to entry & require masks be worn at all times.
Graduation Yard Signs (PTSA)
Sales begin Friday, March 5 - Order deadline is March 31 - Price: $35 each
Celebrate your Senior’s graduation by posting a sign in your yard! Proceeds from yard signs help fund Senior Week.
Pick up on Sunday, April 18, 1:00-3:00 pm at Fox residence, 5595 Errol Place Sandy Springs 30327
Complete the order form online & pay online via PayPal or Credit Card
Chairs: Amy Fox email@example.com 404-862-0860 & Stacey Tovin firstname.lastname@example.org 678-613-5070
Blue Envelope Tribute (PTSA)
All letters must be received by Monday, May 10
Details in English
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Blue Envelopes are a special Riverwood tradition! It’s an opportunity for relatives, friends, teachers, coaches, clergy, and anyone special to honor your graduate by writing a note of congratulations and good wishes. These letters of congratulations and encouragement are collected from graduates’ friends and loved ones and given to them in a big blue envelope during Senior Week at the Senior Celebration on Thursday, May 20, 2021. Please send to Riverwood as directed in the details as we are collecting them from the front office. Deadline for submittals is Monday, May 10.
Chairs: Laura Kruglewicz email@example.com 404-455-6511 & Brittany Charron firstname.lastname@example.org 404-308-9345
Prelude to Graduation (PTSA)
Sunday, May 16 at 5:00 - 6:00 pm Outdoors in Riverwood Stadium (Rain Date - Monday, May 17 at 5:00 - 6:00 pm)
A special opportunity for students and their families to reflect and prepare for this significant transition in their lives. Don’t miss this program by seniors for seniors, featuring speakers, creative performers, video photo montage & live music - all from the senior class. Prelude is also a good opportunity to celebrate graduation with family members who cannot attend graduation itself or for seniors who are not walking. Mark your calendars for an amazing way to kick off graduation week! Nice casual attire such as khaki shorts, collared shirts & sundresses. No jeans please.
Seeking Senior Talent! Are you a poet? Can you sing? Do you have something to say to the graduating class? If you want to speak or perform at Prelude, whether for two sentences or up to two minutes, you must submit your presentation either IN WRITING or by VIDEO in final form to Ms Trentacoste Trentacoste@fultonschools.org by March 31. No exceptions.
Video Photo Montage! Parents & seniors submit photos here https://www.dropbox.com/request/9ZUBOlPU8D8skZcoC4Nk.
(Student photos only, preferably group, no family photos or baby pictures). Photo submittal deadline extended to April 18.
Can you help with Prelude? Contact a Committee Chair
Chairs: Tracey Grant email@example.com 404-664-1125 & Jennifer Tourial firstname.lastname@example.org 404-452-2611
Senior Walk (PTSA)
Stay tuned for more info! Subject to Elementary School's approval & restrictions in place at time of event
Seniors wear their cap and gown & walk the halls (or other arrangement per Covid restrictions) of their former school inspiring the younger students with their accomplishments & visiting former teachers! Students should meet at their own elementary school in their cap & gown. Underneath wear their college shirt or whatever represents their future plans!
Heards Ferry - Margaret Brown Abbott email@example.com 404-558-1458
High Point - Christie Hunt firstname.lastname@example.org 404-992-0991
Lake Forest - Ingrid Montenegro Montenegro@fultonschools.org 404-723-6261
Senior Clearance (RICS)
Thursday, May 20, 2021 during assigned clearance time
Mandatory for all seniors. Pay outstanding fines & fees. Turn in books & gear. Finalize name pronunciation. This is a strict schedule & seniors must arrive during assigned clearance time. See Principal Smith's Senior Letter for details & check Riverwood website for updates.
RICS Contact: Natalie Cowart CowartN@fultonschools.org
Senior Celebration & Blue Envelope Distribution (PTSA)
Thursday, May 20, 2021 Following Senior Clearance Outside at Riverwood
Attendance will be staggered following Senior Clearance Schedule
Immediately after seniors get their clearance, they will exit the gym to join the Senior Celebration outdoors. Light snacks and drinks are included! Last stop will be the Blue Envelopes station ... sealing the fun-filled day with lots of memories! More details to be shared soon.
Chairs: Vicky Frysh email@example.com 404-786-5166 & Paola Jacobs firstname.lastname@example.org 404-459-9498
Graduation Rehearsal (RICS) & Ticket Distribution (RICS)
Friday, May 21 9:00 am - 12:00 pm in the Riverwood Athletic Stadium
Mandatory for all seniors participating in graduation. Students to dress appropriately in casual school attire. Shorts & jeans are acceptable, house slippers & heels are not (heels damage the turf). Each senior will receive four (4) graduation tickets. See Principal Smith's Senior Letter for details & check Riverwood website for updates.
Saturday, May 22, 7:00 pm - Ameris Bank Amphitheater
2200 Encore Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30009
See Principal Smith's Senior Letter for details & check Riverwood website for updates.
Diploma Pick-Up (RICS)
Date – TBA Location TBA at Riverwood
*Mandatory to receive your diploma.