Roosevelt High School

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Senior Activities

Senior Activities 2023-24

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For senior news, visit the Roosevelt PTSA Seniors

Graduation Items:

Order your Graduation Items

  • At a minimum, students will need a “Roosevelt HS. Cap and Gown unit” which includes a Cap, Gown, Tassel, and Class Stole. 
  • Free & Reduced Lunch: If your student qualifies for F/RL, they are eligible to receive a loaner cap & gown along with a keepsake stole and tassel. Sign up for a loaner cap and gown and a keepsake tassel.

Senior Grad Ads

A Senior Grad Ad is an opportunity for senior families to choose photos and a personal message for  their graduating senior to be printed in the Roosevelt High School Yearbook.

Order a beautiful Grad Ad to congratulate your student’s accomplishments.

New Process! Design your own Grad Ad online with Herff Jones.

  1. Design and order a senior grad ad now.

2. Select the size of your ad (1/8 page, 1/4 page, 1/2 page, full page)

  • If you order between NOW and Dec. 18,
    •  1/8 page is $45, 1/4 page is $90, 1/2 page is $180, full page is $360
  • If you order between Dec. 19 and Feb. 12,
    • 1/8 page is $50, 1/4 page is $100, 1/2 page is $200, full page is $400
  • If you order between Feb. 13 and March 25,
    • 1/8 page is $55, 1/4 page is $110, 1/2 page is $220, full page is $440

3. Enter Senior Name

  • Select your senior from the drop down list.

4. Set up account with email.

5. Select template and have fun!

  • Follow prompts (review your ad, view proof, finish later, add to cart, etc.) to complete your Grad Ad
  • Do Not Use Back Arrows.
  • Follow the prompts for payment of Grad Ad.

Upload Questions?

Herff Jones:  1-866-287-3096 or complete a  Herff Jones Customer Service Support Request

Roosevelt High School Yearbook contact:  aanoji@seattleschools.org

Pay Fines on the Source

Parents of 12th graders: Please help us by having your student look at their Source account and on the left toolbar is the link to fines, or nudge them to take a look at their school email.

Prom: May 18th at the Columbia Tower from 8pm – 11pm

  • Tickets for Prom will go on sale in May! 
  • The attire is formal. 
  • Students must bring an ID & their ticket to get into the Prom – check-in closes at 9:30. 
  • Students attending the Prom under the influence of drugs or alcohol will not be eligible to walk at graduation. 
  • Heavy appetizers and dessert will be served! 

Senior Check-out: TBA

We will know this date once our graduation day is announced.

Graduation Rehearsal: Tuesday, June 11th from 10am-11am

This is mandatory! Rehearsal is held in the main gym the day prior to graduation. It is important that your student attends this rehearsal. More information will be available closer to the date. 

Senior Luncheon: Wednesday, June 11th immediately following graduation rehearsal

Lunch for the senior class will be catered following the graduation rehearsal. 

Graduation: Thursday, June 13th 8:00pm at Memorial Stadium

Spree: Thursday, June 13th

What is Senior Spree? 
It is the last Senior event…an ALL-NIGHT graduation party produced and chaperoned by Roosevelt’s parents and hosted by Grad Nights! This is a safe way for our Seniors to gather and celebrate their graduation. This has been a long-time tradition for Roosevelt Seniors. More details to come!

Questions about any of the information? Contact Kristi Barnes: kabarnes@seattleschools.org. All other Senior inquiries should go to your student’s counselors. 

Important Information: 

  • Mid-Year transcripts for colleges: Mid-Year Transcripts will be available in the SPS system on or about February 16th.  RHS Counselors will upload them into the Common App when available. If  your Non-Common App Colleges need Mid-Year Transcripts please request these via your Naviance account.
  • Diploma Name Change: Please email mgamble@seattleschools.org if you and your student wish to have a name printed on the diploma that is different from the name listed in The Source. 
  • Join the Class of 2024 Facebook: Please join the Roosevelt High School (Seattle) Class of 2024 Facebook group to learn about volunteer opportunities and to stay informed about senior class events. We will be promoting some upcoming fundraising opportunities to support the Senior Class Spree event. Email Mary Catherine Schmitt at marycschmitt@hotmail.com if you have any questions or are not active on Facebook. 
  • Donations: Families of the Class of 2024 can donate now to support the upcoming Senior events, such as Prom, Senior Spree, and Graduation, go to the PTSA Class of 2024 Donation site. All donations will go to the PTSA Class of 2024 fund. 
  • Families of the class of 2024 can sign up to volunteer at Prom, Spree, and Graduation. Go to the PTSA Class of 2024 volunteer site to sign up
  • Information about Senior events is updated on the Roosevelt High School Senior Page and the PTSA Senior Page. Check these sites regularly for updates.