• Graduation 2020 Information

    Please be assured the District is closely monitoring developments regarding guidance for graduation ceremoies and gatherings in general from federal, state, and local authorities.  Information is changing rapidly.  This page will be updated as more information becomes available.

    High School Ceremony
    Monday, July 13  - 6:00 P.M.
    (Rain Date Tuesday, July 14)
    Vic Kubu Warrior Field at MHS
    View HS Parent/Student Letter
    8th Grade Ceremony
    Wednesday, July 15 - 6:00 P.M.
    (Rain Date Thursday, July 16)
    Vic Kubu Warrior Field at MHS

    Caps & Gowns

    All graduates have been provided with caps and gowns already. If you have not received a cap and gown, please contact your building principal.

    Face Coverings Required

    Face coverings are required for all graduates and guests at the ceremony. In the interest of uniformity, we ask all graduates to please wear a blue/white standard paper surgical mask.  If you do not have one, one will be provided upon your arrival. Guests must arrive with their own face covering of their choosing which must be warn throughout the ceremony.

    All graduates and guests are required to wear their face covering during all parts of the ceremony and maintain social distancing.

    Guest Tickets

    Two tickets per high school graduate and four tickets per 8th grade graduate for guests will be provided through their schools. Tickets will be mailed to each graduate no later than Wednesday, July 8.

    To meet the relevant capacity limitation on in-person gatherings in place at the time of the ceremony, the guest restrictions must be adhered to.

    The ceremonies will be also live streamed to the District’s YouTube channel.

    Reporting Location and Time

    All graduates are to report in cap and gown to the front, gymnasium entrance of Manasquan High School 1 hour prior to the ceremony time.

    Health Checks

    According to CDC guidelines, please take your temperature before coming to the ceremony.  Anyone whose temperature is above 100 degrees or exhibiting any symptoms of illness may not attend.

    In accordance with the current NJ travel advisory, anyone (graduate or guest) who has travelled from any of the states identified in the travel advisory up to 14 days prior to the ceremony may not attend.

    Seating & Social Distancing

    Seating areas for guests in the bleachers will be marked and spaced accordingly.  Handicapped seating will also be available on the field.  (Please notify us in advance of handicapped seating requests via email to graduation@manasquan.k12.nj.us.)

    Concluding the Ceremony

    Following the recessional of graduates from the field, guests from the stands will be dismissed in sections.  To limit contact between persons and families, we encourage all graduates and guests to leave the campus immediately after the ceremony.