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Graduation Meeting Friday, June 4 - Shared screen with speaker view
Sloane Becker - Deaf Ed Teacher
17:28
Does anyone need ASL interpreting?
Martha Shockley
17:36
All of this information will also be explained to all of your kiddos next Wednesday at graduation rehearsal!
Sloane Becker - Deaf Ed Teacher
19:31
if any students/parents need ASL interpreting put it in the chat
lynne
21:50
Do the students need to "clean" their computer before they turn it in?
ABenningfield
21:58
How can we find out which cords our student will receive?
Petra’s Iphone
22:15
Will there be handicap seating at graduation?
Dr. Philip Meaker
22:30
There will be a list of cords connected to each student on Tuesday.
Martha Shockley
22:34
It would be great if the laptops were clean!
Martha Shockley
22:50
We will have a list of cords for kids the day of pick up.
Dr. Philip Meaker
22:59
Yes Handicap seating exists in the stands of the stadium
Martha Shockley
23:15
we will show you where handicap seats are in this presentation.
Miller
23:21
re: cords - how much cash to bring? how many cords for a typical senior?
Dr. Philip Meaker
23:47
$50 would be the absolute max. most it is one or two
Jen Adams
23:54
Explain the "cash for cords" … we had a senior last year and didn't have to buy any cords, they were given to him. Will you have a list of cords they are eligible for and then we can choose whether or not to buy them?
lynne
24:02
Has the Awards Ceremony originally scheduled for Tuesday the 8th at 5pm in the Auditorium been canceled or moved to a new date?
Alyssa Castaneda
24:04
can students decorate their cap and gowns?
Miller
24:05
Thank you Mr Meaker
Dr. Philip Meaker
24:22
Certain cords are paid for by the district, others are not. Last year the district paid for everything due to the pandemic
melisa herrera
24:29
can students decorate caps?
Martha Shockley
24:34
The cords that are for sale are for new cords (link crew, athletics, etc.) and honors cords are always for sale.
Dr. Philip Meaker
24:38
No caps can be decorated
Jen Adams
24:55
We have to buy honor cords?
Dr. Philip Meaker
25:34
No on the honor cords. That is a district cord. it is only the group organizations the student is involved with on campus
Xitlali Suarez
26:01
Senior skirt day is still the 9th correct?
Martha Shockley
26:03
My apologies!
Martha Shockley
26:13
Yearbook questions can go to rkelemen@dallasisd.org
Carol Cropper
26:17
When/where do we pick up tickets for graduation?
Jen Adams
26:25
What about the IB cord?
Dr. Philip Meaker
26:30
Paid for
Jen Adams
26:36
district provided or do we have to purchase?
Dr. Philip Meaker
26:44
district paid for
Dr. Philip Meaker
26:47
sorry
Jen Adams
27:05
OK. Thank you!
Marcy Wright
28:10
Will there be a National Honor Society cord or stole?
Martha Shockley
28:22
Yes, and those have been paid for.
mandy.allen@sbcglobal.net
28:32
Senior Rally Day is from 10:30-12:30 and for Seniors only
Beth Pierson
29:09
When will the links be for tickets be provided.
Marcy Wright
29:11
will class officers be on the stage or on the front row?
melisa herrera
29:15
do all 8 attendees need to arrive at the same time?
Martha Shockley
29:37
only president and vp will be on stage.
Martha Shockley
30:00
attendees can be there at different times as long as their tickets have been sent to them via the student.
Martha Shockley
30:12
ticket links will be sent out the 9th.
Dr. Philip Meaker
30:14
@Herrera, no on attendees arriving at the same time
Dr. Philip Meaker
30:31
you can share the tickets digitally
Jen Adams
30:52
can students have their phone with them if in a pocket? or are they not going to be allowed in with a phone?
shannon Rodriguez
31:42
As long as we don't see/hear phones we aren't going to make a big deal about it. It is preferred that they don't have it though
Jen Adams
31:55
got it
Carol Cropper
33:34
What if it rains?
emma lloyd
33:37
Seating for guests on both sides of stadium? Or only home?
Dr. Philip Meaker
33:44
both sides
Xitlali Suarez
33:49
Will there be a livestream?
Martha Shockley
33:51
we will do the ceremony inside if it rains.
Dr. Philip Meaker
33:58
but bathrooms are only accessible on the home side due to the vaccinations
Martha Shockley
34:37
I believe the answer is yes to live stream, but I need confirmation.
Xitlali Suarez
35:47
Ok thank you!
Martha Shockley
36:08
The Stage is on one end zone, so the stage faces both sides.
Alfonso Cano
36:28
Do seniors have to wear masks?
Dr. Philip Meaker
36:32
no
Martha Shockley
36:49
It is encouraged. they will also be given special graduation masks the day of.
Martha Shockley
37:01
not mandatory.
Jen Adams
41:22
They don't get their diploma at graduation? Do they at least get the diploma holder?
melisa herrera
41:36
so what are they receiving on graduation?
Dr. Philip Meaker
41:38
They get the holder, not the diploma
shannon Rodriguez
41:42
They get the diploma cover at graduation
Melanie Vazquez
42:20
When will we get our diplomas, and where?
Martha Shockley
42:41
the week of the 14-18th. at Woodrow.
Dr. Philip Meaker
42:49
It will be the next week
Jen Adams
42:49
Thank you!
shannon Rodriguez
43:05
They will be available for pickup at Woodrow. We will publish hours/days for the pickup
melisa herrera
43:08
is this power point being emailed?
lynne
43:10
No Awards Ceremony on Tuesday??
Kellie's Phone
43:32
What is the rain contingency plan?
Dr. Philip Meaker
43:32
This recording will be published on the website Monday
Dr. Philip Meaker
43:46
If rain, we will be in Ellis Davis
Martha Shockley
44:25
No awards ceremony on Tuesday. We are doing the A Honor Roll breakfast that day instead.
Carol Cropper
44:40
Is Ellis in the same place?
Shadra White
44:42
How many people per ticket? Is it 1 per ticket?
Julie's S20 FE
45:02
does everyone that has a ticket. have to be together a atvyge same time to get in?
Dr. Philip Meaker
45:02
yes, Ellis is where we are staging the students that morning before walking on the field
shannon Rodriguez
45:06
Yes, 1 person per ticket
mandy.allen@sbcglobal.net
46:36
Lynn, Award Ceremony is the A Honor Roll Breakfast Ceremony which will be held of 6/8 at9:30
tia
46:37
If the QR code is scanned on Saturday and rescheduled to Sunday will the ticket work
Dr. Philip Meaker
46:46
yes
Melanie Vazquez
47:27
How do we know if we are part of the A honor roll ceremony? If we are A honor roll?
Martha Shockley
47:31
no, each event is different times. are you on the senior remind?
melisa herrera
47:46
aren't they tuning in tech on Monday?
Martha Shockley
47:48
You will be getting an individual invitation.
Sarah Daly (she/her)
47:55
Are students supposed to be on campus next week (outside of the schedule activities)?
lynne
48:10
so their final transcript will be automatically sent? or do we have to order them?
Jen Adams
48:11
We haven't gotten IB cords yet
Dr. Philip Meaker
48:46
All cords and stolls will be handed out on Tuesday
lynne
48:47
My IB student said there are no IB cords....they are to wear their metals they received.
Sloane Becker - Deaf Ed Teacher
48:50
If students turn in technology on Monday but have to fill out attendance forms in Google Classroom and their district provided hotspot and Chromebook are their only way to access that, what do they do?
melisa herrera
49:01
are cords only for IB ?
Dr. Philip Meaker
49:07
no
Melanie Vazquez
49:11
No school, yes school, half days, what?
Melanie Vazquez
49:52
So then other than that there is no classes?
Dr. Philip Meaker
49:52
no to the cords only for IB question
Mary Carroll
49:54
How much are cords?
Jerica Rentie
49:57
If you plan to bring a clutch the day of the graduation, it does not need to be clear, does it?
Dr. Philip Meaker
50:17
Mr. Wood said cords are $10 each and cash only on Tuesday
Carol Cropper
50:42
How many transcripts do students usually need to get?
Dr. Philip Meaker
50:43
the clutch does not have to be clear
HELENE HONEYBONE’s iPhone
51:05
If you are part of the A honor roll, you should have received an automated call from Woodrow about 10 minutes ago.
emma lloyd
51:41
Got the call. NO message left. Thanks!
Beth Pierson
52:18
Where is the cohort 2021 link?
Dr. Philip Meaker
52:19
If transcripts need to be sent directly to the schools, we need a self addressed stamped envelope for each school
Dr. Philip Meaker
52:39
your student has the cohort 2021 link
Dr. Philip Meaker
52:46
parents cannot access that
Mary Carroll
52:51
If we don't have black pants, would khakis be allowed to be worn at graduation?
Miller
52:55
I didn't answer call bc in this meeting haha - anyone know the details if no msg left?
Martha Shockley
53:02
https://classroom.google.com/c/MTM5Njc3NDUzMTgy?cjc=bqsmsjt
Martha Shockley
53:16
Only students can access that link though. that’s for the kids in the chat.
emma lloyd
58:48
Can you designate someone else to pick up your diploma if you are out of town that week? A friend who is picking up their diploma...
Martha Shockley
59:24
pmeaker@dallasisd.org
shannon Rodriguez
59:31
You can send a parent or sibling who is over 18 with an id. We typically don't give them to friends
Steve Wood
01:00:32
swood@dallasisd.org
Melanie Vazquez
01:01:22
Is there a more sure way to see if we are A honor roll or not?
Giselle Hernandez
01:02:30
What kind of cords is the one is going to purchase
Shadra White
01:02:47
Since there are only 8 tickets, will this be shown live on YouTube?
Becky Cowart
01:03:09
Where will I be able to find the GoFan link for tickets and sign up genius for cap and gown?
Martha Shockley
01:03:49
I will blast the link to both on every platform I can get my hands on (Remind, Senior Cohort, Facebook, etc.)
Giselle Hernandez
01:04:08
My son is going to receive A Honor cord the that one is the one I have to purchase
Melanie Vazquez
01:04:34
Is A honor roll for this year or the last four years?
Chris Leshinski
01:05:20
A Honor Roll is for all four years
Becky Cowart
01:05:24
Are seniors required to attend every event next week?
Giselle Hernandez
01:05:57
It is for the four years
Giselle Hernandez
01:06:15
A honor roll
Jen Adams
01:07:26
So if they didn't get the call but they qualify is there another way to find out if they are for sure invited?
Kim’s iPhone
01:07:47
Tuesday breakfast r they sending an email also? Did not write it doen
Melanie Vazquez
01:08:21
Is it A honor roll only including some classes, what about AP classes.
Dr. Philip Meaker
01:08:46
All classes must have an A average for all for years
Alfonso Cano
01:08:54
How much is the possibly to rain for it to be cancelled? Like does it have to have lightning to be cancelled?
Sofia Tovar
01:09:10
Will custom stoles be allowed? Ex:one that says last name and class of 2021
Dr. Philip Meaker
01:09:20
No custom stoles
Melanie Vazquez
01:09:26
So would a 4.0 gpa be A honor roll.
Chris Leshinski
01:11:34
Any student who had a 90% or above for GPA
Marcy Wright
01:11:52
They got a medal at IB, but not a cord, right?
Jen Adams
01:12:23
They had both last year
Alfonso Cano
01:13:28
Where you buy your chords?
Melanie Vazquez
01:13:37
Who can I talk with about the A honor roll, because I’m pretty sure that my gpa is high enough for all years. And I didn’t get a call or text.
Dr. Philip Meaker
01:13:42
You buy them Tuesday at the pick up
HELENE HONEYBONE’s iPhone
01:14:04
It was a luncheon for the IB students.
HELENE HONEYBONE’s iPhone
01:14:35
I’m sure your student went... most of the IB students seemed to know about it.
Robin Kintz
01:14:36
Thank you so much! Go Woodrow!
Xitlali Suarez
01:14:42
You can check gpa on powerschool in the learner profile dashboard
HELENE HONEYBONE’s iPhone
01:14:42
Thank you!
Jerica Rentie
01:14:57
@MelanieVazquezwe also received an email