Graduation Information

High School Graduation Requirements

23.5   Minimum number of credits for graduation:
4 credits English Language Arts
3 credits Mathematics
3 credits Science
3 credits Social Studies
1.5 credits Physical Education
0.5 credits Health
8.5 credits Elective Courses
Citizenship Assessment

All Fees need to be paid and school materials need to be turned in before the graduate can walk across the stage and/or receive their diploma.  All fees are due on or before May 13, 2019.  Any late fee payments made after this date must be paid in CASH.  CAP & GOWN ORDERING
A Jostens representative will present cap and gown ordering information during CAP time on Monday, November 27.
Orders will be collected on Wednesday, December 6 and Friday, December 8.
Orders may be placed online by clicking here


Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019
Place: West Allis Central High School Field House
Time: 3:00 pm, doors open to families 2:30 pm
***Students report no later than 1:30***

Tickets: Each graduate will receive 6 tickets for the ceremony, we are sorry additional tickets are not available. You will not be able to enter the Fieldhouse without a ticket.

Students must participate in rehearsal to participate in the graduation ceremony.

Graduation rehearsal is June 7th 8:30 am in the auditorium.

Students will receive an empty diploma cover and will need to pick up the official diploma after the ceremony.

Students choosing not to walk at graduation can pick up their diplomas the Thursday after graduation.

Empire Photography 608-257-2941 will be taking photos as the students walk the stage.  Parents will not be able to walk around to take photots.

Attire for Graduation

Ladies must wear a dress, skirt, or dress pants and a blouse with dress shoes. NO shorts, jeans, flip flops, tennis shoes, sun glasses or cell phones.

Gentlemen must wear dress pants, a collared shirt, and dress shoes. NO shorts, jeans, flip flops, tennis shoes, sun glasses or cell phones.

Failure to comply may result in not being able to participate in the graduation ceremony.

Any Cap Decorations must be approved by Administration prior to the Graduation Ceremony by Administration.

Senior Pictures

Please make sure to have your senior pictures taken this summer to ensure that your desired picture will be included in the 2017-2018 yearbook. Senior photos submitted for the yearbook may be head shots or body shots. However, body shots may be cropped significantly to fit the standard frame. All photos must be in portrait format, but may not include props, hats, or suggestive/inappropriate clothing.

This year, all photos need to be submitted digitally. To do so, please e-mail your photos to:

Senior pictures for the yearbook must be submitted by November 3rd, 2017 (no later than 3:15 PM).