Departure and Arrival Times: Departure from E.B.T. May 9 th, 2013 11:30 p.m. Rest stop (exit 152) May 9 th, 2013 1:30 p.m. Arrival time at Universal Studios May 9 th, 2013 4:00 p.m. Departure from Universal Studios May 10 th, 2013 12:00 a.m. Rest stop (Ft. Pierce) May 10 th, 2013 2:30 a.m. Arrival time at E.B.T. May 10 th, 2013 4:30 a.m. * These are APPROXIMATE TIMES!
Gradventure begins at 7:00 p.m. and ends at 12:00 a.m. Students will have access to Universal Studios beginning at 4:30 p.m. At 6:00 p.m. the park closes to the public in order to prepare for the event. Only students and chaperones wearing a wristband will be allowed inside the park. At 7:00 p.m. students will have access to Islands of Adventure. During the event, both parks are in a lockdown mode.
On the way up to Orlando we will be making a stop on exit 152 to eat (McDonalds/Burger King). Upon arriving to the park, students will receive a meal ticket to eat dinner at one of the parks restaurants. Students must bring money to purchase additional food and drinks. Food and beverages will NOT be allowed on the bus!
Universal Studios enforces a strict dress code. Students MUST wear: 8 th grade t-shirt Sneakers or comfortable shoes (no flip flops or sandals) Student CAN wear either: Jeans (no holes) Bermuda (knee length) shorts. (No basket ball shorts) Students are NOT allowed to change clothes during the event. Any student that is found out of compliance will be excluded from the event.
A sweater for the bus (it gets chilly) A small pillow for the bus Spending money Cell phone iPods/MP3 Players Camera A small purse/bag (8.5 X 11) * We are not responsible for any items that are lost or stolen.
NO hats NO blankets NO bookbags NO food or drinks
Students must follow the Code of Student Conduct during the trip. Students are to follow the instructions of teachers, chaperones, and park personnel at all times. Any student that exhibits inappropriate behavior will be excluded from the event and will receive the appropriate consequences when they return to school on Monday.
Prom is on Friday, May 16, 2014 at the Intercontinental Hotel from 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. The cost of Prom will be $50.00. Parents must drop off students in front of the hotel lobby and remain in the car. Parents will not be allowed in the ballroom, or in the lobby in front of the ballroom where the event will take place. Students may NOT leave early, so please make arrangements to pick up your son/daughter promptly at 11:00 p.m.
Promotional Ceremony is on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Ronald Reagan/Doral SHS. Parking will be available around the perimeter of the school. Any vehicles parked in or blocking residential areas will be towed. Students will be transported to the high school by school bus with their homeroom teacher. Students are required to return to school on the bus. Parents are welcome to sign their children out early after the event. *YOU MUST KNOW THE NAME OF YOUR CHILDS HOMEROOM TEACHER! Each student will receive TWO (2) tickets for family members to attend this event. *EXTRA TICKETS CANNOT BE GIVEN FOR ADDITIONAL RELATIVES!
GRADUATIONPROM Ladies: Dress (length must be at or above knee) OR A blouse with dress pants or skirt (length at or above the knee) *Strapless and spaghetti straps ARE NOT permitted without a cardigan! Ladies: Party dress OR A blouse with skirt *Strapless and spaghetti straps ARE permitted! Gentlemen: Suit OR long-sleeved dress shirt, slacks, tie, belt, and dress shoes. NO jeans or sneakers are permitted!