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Jostens Cap & Gown Orders

  • Click here to order and scroll down until you see the $0.00 cap and gown
  • Purchase Cap & Gown no later than November 2nd

Hinsdale South Commencement Ceremony



Important Dates:

 April 25, 2024 – Cap & Gown Distribution

  • During all lunch periods

 April 27, 2024 – Prom at the Shedd Aquarium

  • Check in at Hinsdale South from 5-5:30 PM

May 20-22 – Senior Attendance Days

  • Attendance is expected for all seniors through May 22nd
  • Please settle all financial obligations before the end of the school day on Wednesday, May 22.  This includes Athletic/Activity fees and the return of textbooks received from the educational fee waiver program, if applicable.  Please bring educational fee waiver textbooks to the main office or bookstore.
  • Lockers must be cleaned out by the end of the day on Wednesday, May 22nd.  Seniors will not be allowed into the school building after May 22nd. 

May 22, 2024 – Senior Picnic

  • This is the final day of school for seniors
  • There will not be any final exams for seniors
  • Attend class 1st-6th period, then outside for celebration 7th-8th periods

May 23, 2024 – Graduation


  • Tickets are not required if the ceremony is outdoors
  • In the event of inclement weather on graduation day, each student will receive four tickets for entry to the gymnasium and two tickets for viewing the ceremony via live stream in the auditorium.  


  • The Senior Scholarship Ceremony begins at 8:30 AM and is by invitation only.
  • Graduation rehearsal will be in the main gym beginning at 10:00 AM.  Attendance is mandatory if you are participating in the commencement ceremony. 
  • A class picture will be taken at 10:00 AM
  • Tickets for an indoor commencement ceremony, if inclement weather, will be distributed at rehearsal
  • Seniors must leave campus after rehearsal as the school day will be in session for freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. 


  • Gates open at 6 PM
  • The commencement ceremony begins at 7 PM in the football stadium