Baldwin County Schools sets dates for end of school, graduation, prom
MILLEDGEVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Baldwin County School District sets dates for the last day of the academic school year, graduation and prom.
According to an email from the Baldwin County School District, the last day for remote learning for high school seniors will be Friday, May 8th. The last day for all other students is Friday, May 15th. Students in grades K-12 needing additional academic support will continue through May 22, 2020.
Baldwin High School Seniors will have the opportunity to participate in a virtual graduation scheduled for Saturday, May 23 at 9 a.m. The Class of 2020 will also have a traditional graduation ceremony, planned for Saturday, June 27 at 9 a.m. The alternate date if needed will be Saturday, July 18 at 9 a.m. The in-person graduation is contingent on COVID-19 restrictions from state and local authorities.
The Senior Prom is now rescheduled for Saturday, June 20, but it is subject to change based on public health restrictions.
“We know the current situation has been a big adjustment for our students and their families, especially for our seniors,” said Superintendent Dr. Noris Price. “We want to assure the Class of 2020 that we are making every effort to ensure they are properly recognized for their hard work and achievements while keeping students and their families safe.”
School district leaders say once it is safe to do so there will be a scheduled time for students to come to school and get their personal belongings.