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Senior Class of 2022

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Last day for the bookstore to accept checks from seniors is April 8.  The bookstore accepts MasterCard, Visa and cash.


All senior financial obligations must be satisfied by May 6.


Caps and Gowns

Grad cap

Please note that caps and gowns were paid for with registration fee’s in August

Distribution date:  May 11, during Advisory

Caps may be decorated




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Six Flags Great America Senior Trip – May 14

Time: 10:00pm – 3:00am @ Six Flags

Cost: $75.00

Sign up and pay in the bookstore from: 3/11- 3/31

Must have signed permission slip to order ticket (check email to print off permission slip OR stop by the bookstore to grab one)

Season passes or discounts not accepted

Students MUST ride the bus there and back

Buses leave Maine West at approximately 8:30 PM and return to Maine West at 3:30 AM

Help is available for any senior who can’t afford a ticket. See your counselor and apply here through the Warrior Fund



Last Day of Classes for Seniors is Tuesday, May 17

All Maine West materials on loan to students must be returned by May 17

Following are some items that my be on loan to students and location for returns


                                                               item to return

location to return

                                         Hardcover textbooks, calculators


Maine West Library Books

Maine West Library

Heart Rate Monitors

PE Teacher or Athletic Office

 Musical Instruments

Music teacher or Fine Arts Department

Athletic Equipment

Mr. Paul Cibrian, Athletic Equipment Manager

Senior Send Offs

Give your student a special message in the commencement booklet.

See this form for instructions. Submit this GoogleForm for message.

Cost: Recommended donation $5 per message

Maximum 3 messages per student.

Maximum length of each message is 100 characters.

Due by April 28


Senior Honors Assembly 

Date: Tuesday, May 17

Location: Maine West Auditorium

Time: 7:00pm

Invitation only

Event will be live streamed on our website


Rehearsal (Mandatory) and Senior BBQ

Thursday, May 19

Rehearsal Location: Maine West Field House

Rehearsal Time: 9:00am

Marching numbers will be issued

Commencement tickets will be distributed

BBQ Location 

Front Lawn -Will begin after rehearsal, (approximately 10:30)


Senior Prom

Friday, May 20

Time: 6:00pm-11:00pm

Students must arrive by 8:00 p.m.

Venue: Chateau Ritz,  9100 N. Milwaukee Ave, Niles IL


Outside guests will be allowed with completed and approved guest permission form.


Commencement Flowers

Pre-order is strongly recommended.

You can pick up your pre-order at the entrance to the graduation before the ceremony begins.


Commencement Ceremony 

Date: Sunday, May 22

Time:  11:00am

Students should be at the Rosemont Theater 9:30am-10:00am

8 Tickets per student

Commencement tickets will be issued at marching practice on May 19

Limited parking available. Additional parking is also available in the parking garage.

Special seating arrangements – available to persons with special needs and one escort. Contact Denise Weijhner at [email protected].


Photographs at Commencement

Provided by HR Imaging

Proofs will be mailed to homes after the event