Seniors 2019 - Important Dates


May 7 - 10 Senior Exams - Some classes may offer all exams 5/7 - 5/10

Tuesday, May 7th          Blocks 6 and 8

Wednesday, May 8th    Blocks 5 and 7

Thursday, May 9th        Blocks 2 and 4

Friday, May 10th           Blocks 1 and 3


May 7, 2019 - Senior Awards Night (Invitation Only) - Auditorium at 6:30 PM. Seniors will report to the Cafeteria by 5:45 (Seniors must wear appropriate attire with cap and gown)


May 14, 2019 - Baccalaureate - Auditorium at 6:30 PM. Seniors will report to the cafeteria by 6:00 PM. (Seniors must wear appropriate attire with cap and gown.)


May 16, 2019 - Graduation Practice - 8:00 AM at Next Level Church- 11081 Gateway Blvd 33913, doors close at 8:10 AM. DO NOT BE LATE! You must clear it with Mrs. Gonzalez if you have an issue with practice.


May 19, 2019 - Graduation- 2:30 P.M. Hertz Arena

Seniors must be there at 1:10 P.M. Seniors must wear appropriate attire with cap and gown. (See below for the dress code details.)

Graduation 2019 

Graduation May 19, 2019   2:30 pm   Hertz Arena
Seniors! You must be at the event by 1:10 pm if you plan to walk in the ceremony!

Please be advised! Hertz Arena has a bag/purse policy.
A hand bag, or clutch, and wallets are permitted. Clear/poly bags are limited in size. See below for details.

hertz bag

Proper Dress for Senior Awards Night, Baccalaureate, and Graduation

Proper dress under the gown is as follows:

Attire for Boys

  • Dress Slacks- Navy, Brown or Black (DARK COLOR)
  • Dress shirt with a TIE, short or long sleeves
  • Dress shoes and socks
  • Sneakers- must be clean or new

Attire for Girls

  • A nice dress or skirt and blouse-the dress/skirt
  • Dress slacks/pants
  • White/black/gold/silver shoes/dressy sandals-no bright colors
  • Your hair must be kept low on top to allow the cap(mortar board) to lie flat
  • Please keep in mind that you have a white collar on your gown. Your collar must be attached with tape or pins. We only use these at Graduation.

Grad Bash Information


April 5, 2019 will be here before you know it. Grad Bash 2019 will be one of the most memorable times of your senior year.

In this information packet you have all of the important information you will need for Grad Bash.

Please be at Riverdale High School (RHS) on time and ready to go. (12:00 PM)(You must be in school at least half of the day. 7:05- 10:07 or 10:07- 1:35.) Following the pre-cursory search (leave the bad stuff at home) we will board the busses for Universal Studios. You may have water and a snack on the bus. All bottles/packages must be unopened. Anything that is open will be taken away. You may also bring a pillow and blanket for the trip home if you choose. If you plan on riding the water rides, a change of clothes may be a good idea. You will not be allowed back on the busses until 2:00 AM. 

Dress Code: All students are responsible for reading and following the dress code set by Universal Studios. We (RHS) will check students for dress code. Universal Studios will also check for dress code and if they say you are not dressed appropriately; you will be asked to PURCHASE clothing that you will wear to put you in compliance with the dress code.

Students may leave their vehicles at RHS. The gates will be locked when we leave; however, Riverdale High School assumes NO responsibility for any theft or damage to any vehicle left at Riverdale High School. If the students are dropped off by their parents, we ask that the parents be at RHS to pick up their students at 5:00 AM.

All seniors attending Grad Bash must be considered seniors in good standing with Riverdale High School. “Good Standing” means that any senior planning to attend Grad Bash must be eligible for graduation. Refunds will not be given. The student will be responsible for selling their seat to another senior if they, for any reason, cannot attend Grad Bash.

Please direct any further questions to Mrs. Gonzalez in Room 03-02 .


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Need to schedule Senior Pictures?

You can schedule by calling 1-800-333-5066 or online at
You do NOT need a code or password to schedule an appointment. 


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