Graduation set for Friday at Lemont High School

LEMONT – Lemont High School will hold a graduation ceremony for its Class of 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the school's gymnasium, 800 Porter St.

Attendance for this event is limited to those individuals who have a ticket for entry. Each student who will take part in graduation is allotted five tickets for seating in the gymnasium. Seating will be available on the main floor and in the bleachers. Students also are given two tickets for seats in the Performing Arts Center, where the graduation ceremony will be broadcast on closed circuit television.

Seating in both the gymnasium and the Performing Arts Center is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Individuals with special seating needs are advised to arrive early. Professional ushers will direct guests to their seats. Parking is available in all five of the school’s lots, as well as the parking garage.

After the ceremony, Lemont High School will host “Project Graduation,”an all-night, chemical-free party held on campus and organized by parents, faculty and members of the community. Check-in for Project Graduation begins at 9:30 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center entrance, and no student will be admitted after 11 p.m.