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Graduation Update - April 22, 2021

Graduation Information

New Hanover County Schools is excited to announce in-person graduation for the class of 2021!

Graduation Ceremony for Ashley High School will take place over two ceremonies at:

Ashley High School Stadium

May 29,2021

8:30 a.m. (Last names A-I) and 10:30 a.m. (Last names J-Z)

Rain Date: Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

*All students will receive 4 tickets

In order to maintain the safety of our graduates, staff, and all those in attendance, we are limiting the number of tickets to graduation and holding multiple sessions in some instances, to ensure we can maintain social distancing.

Under the current state Executive Order , all participants and attendees must wear a face mask. We appreciate your cooperation in advance.

 We look forward to seeing each one of you walk across that stage!  


¡Las Escuelas del Condado de New Hanover se complacen en anunciar la graduación en persona para la clase de 2021!

Fechas de graduacion para las Escuela Superior Eugene Ashley:

Estadio de la Escuela Eugene Ashley

29 de mayo de 2021

8:30 a.m. (apellidos A-I)

10:30 a.m. (apellidos J-Z)

Fecha alterna/por lluvia: 30 de mayo de 2021 5:00 p.m y 7:00 p.m.

Numero de boletos: 4 por estudiantes

Para mantener la seguridad de nuestros graduados, el personal y todos los asistentes, estamos limitando la cantidad de boletos para la graduación y celebrando varias sesiones en algunos casos, para garantizar que podamos mantener el distanciamiento social.

Según la Orden Ejecutiva  actualizada del estado, todos los participantes y asistentes deben usar una mascarilla. Agradecemos su cooperación de antemano.

¡Esperamos con alegría verlos a cada uno de ustedes cruzar ese escenario!

Cap and Gown Information - Updated 4/20/2021

Pick Up Graduation Cap, Gown & Announcement

Park at "The ROCK" and enter through back cafeteria doors

Herff Jones will distribute caps, gowns and announcements in the cafeteria on Friday, April 23rd, from 10-11:30 am. If you are not at school, you may park near "The Rock" and enter through the back cafeteria doors.

If you have not ordered your cap and gown, it is important to do so right away. Visit the Herff Jones website at You can also call them at (910) 399-2740 or email at hjcarolina@herffjones.comTheir hours Monday through Friday are 10:00 AM through 3:00 PM. 


Students who need financial assistance with a cap & gown, please contact Mrs. Hand in student services at 

Herff Jones

Graduation Cap & Gown Information        

Hey 2021 Seniors! It's time to order your cap and gown.  Order online anytime at

Students are required to order a cap, gown, and tassel. Other items are optional. 

Order Date :  March 1, 2021

Gear Delivery : 2021 Gear will be mailed directly to your home                           

Cap & Gown Delivery :  Cap, gown & announcements will be delivered to school in the spring 

Students who need financial assistance with purchasing a cap & gown, please see Mrs. Hand in student services.

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