Washington Heights Public School Celebrates Record 90% Graduation Rate With In-Person Pomp And CircumstanceWednesday, 80 seniors were set to attend an in-person, slightly unorthodox graduation, being held in small group ceremonies throughout the day.
Some Parents, School Officials On Long Island Want COVID Restrictions Eased For In-Person GraduationsNew York state caps graduation capacity depending on the location. For larger events, attendees must show proof of a recent negative test or vaccination.
New Jersey Eases COVID Restrictions For Proms, Graduations And Other GatheringsMany worried there would be no dancing at prom, but the governor plans to announce dance floors are allowed at indoor catered events, with masks and social distancing required.
Flexibility Key For New York Schools Planning Graduation Ceremonies For Class Of 2021White Plains High School is planning an outdoor ceremony for 500 students and a thousand guests on its 70-acre campus.
In-Person Graduation Ceremonies Allowed For Class Of 2021 In New York StateThere will be limits on capacity and vaccination or testing requirements.
Lawmakers, Parents, Students Urging Gov. Phil Murphy To Provide Guidance For Spring Graduation CeremoniesParents told CBS2 they want to know sooner rather than later so they can plan a celebration with family.
New York City To Honor Class Of 2020 With Citywide Graduation Ceremony On June 30Guest speakers include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pitbull, Kenan Thompson, Nick Kroll, Angela Yee, Tina Fey, Andy Cohen and more, according to the mayor’s press release.
From Minecraft To Virtual Reality, Schools Get Creative To Hold Graduation Ceremonies During Coronavirus PandemicStudents and administrators across the tri-state area are coming up with creative digital and socially distanced ideas to celebrate graduation.
High School Seniors In N.J. Get Special Graduation Ceremony By BusThe seniors of Bridgewater-Raritan High School received door-to-door visits from their principal, staff members, and police and fire department volunteers.
Some New York School Districts Opting Out Of In-Person Graduations Due To New RestrictionsThe Suffolk County executive came up with a plan to have students sit six feet apart. But for large classes, that means multiple ceremonies.
'They've Earned It': Parents, Seniors Hope New York Follows New Jersey's Lead To Allow In-Person GraduationsThrough petitions and Facebook groups, they're asking school districts for something more traditional than virtual graduations and car parades.
New Jersey To Allow High School, College Graduation Ceremonies Starting On July 6Pomp and Circumstance marches will be heard after all in New Jersey as the state announced Tuesday that outdoor graduation ceremonies will be allowed starting in July.
'Graduate Together' Pays Tribute To Class Of 2020 With Celebrities Offering Words Of Encouragement"Graduate Together: America Honors the Class of 2020" one-hour special will air on CBS2 at 8 p.m.
Students Throughout Tri-State Area Launch Petitions Against Virtual Commencements, Propose Delaying CeremoniesOn Change.org alone, there are over 500 petitions with hundreds of thousands of signatures.
NY Jets Linebacker C.J. Mosley Calls Class of 2020's Spoiled Graduation Year A 'Stepping Stone On Making You Guys Stronger'New York Jets linebacker C.J. Mosley had a special video message to all the graduating students at Floral Park High School in Long Island, congratulating them and empathizing with their strange final semester.