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Senior Updates & Events:

Graduation Rehearsal:

  • Graduation rehearsal will take place at the UNF Arena and Field House on Thursday, May 16 at 1:00 pm.  Seniors should arrive no later than 12:45 pm
  • Park in Lot 18 only
  • UNF Parking Instructions and Map
  • UNF Parking App
  • All graduates must attend rehearsal (only students taking an AP test at the same time as rehearsal are excused) 
  • Only graduates can attend rehearsal.  No parents, siblings, friends, etc.


May 20th at 6 pm at University of North Florida Arena

  • Students should report to field house by 5 pm
  • To comply with capacity limitations, each graduate will receive ten (10) guest tickets. Beachside never sells tickets.
  • Refer to the graduation resource from UNF for details regarding parking, arrival time, security, bag policy, tickets, outside food and drink, seat saving, disability seating, photographs, and more – Graduation Resource from UNF
  • UNF Parking Instructions and Map
  • UNF Parking App
  • Suggested attire for graduates to wear under their academic gowns: Navy or black dress pants or khakis, dark socks, shoes, and a dress shirt with a tie; or a dress or shirt/blouse with navy, black, or khaki dress pants and flats.
  • Graduates should avoid wearing jeans, shorts, flip flops, crocs, or sneakers. Heels are not recommended for safety reasons.
  • Academic gowns should be zipped and fall midway between the knee and ankle.
  • Caps should be worn flat on the head.  Tassels are worn on the right and shifted to the left after all graduates have received their diplomas.
  • Seniors may decorate their caps. It must be kept school appropriate, and less than one inch in height.
  • SJCSD high school graduation ceremonies historically last approximately two hours.
  • Livestream Graduation Link: