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Class of 2020

Road to Commencement

Join us as we celebrate the end of the 2019-20 school year and offer a special sendoff to the Class of 2020! We will live stream two events on this page: Prize Day on Friday, May 29, and Baccalaureate and Commencement on Saturday, May 30.

Baccalaureate and Commencement Live Stream

Saturday, May 30, 5:00 p.m. PST

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While you wait

Watch these recordings of previous end-of-year celebrations. (YouTube links can also be found under Schedule of Events.)

Schedule of Events

All times listed below are PST.

Senior Reflections | 2:00 p.m.
During this graduation tradition, each senior offers a personal reflection of her time at Catalina. The purpose is for seniors to reflect on what they have gained during their time at Catalina, and what they plan to take into the world. Seniors present their reflections to the student body in small groups through Advisory.

Evening of the Arts | 7:00 p.m.
Join us for this annual showcase of music, theatre, dance, and visual arts classes. The event is offered virtually this year and includes tributes to the Class of 2020 and their contributions to the arts program at Santa Catalina. Watch the video on this page or on YouTube.

Senior Tribute in Assembly | 12:45 p.m.
The Class of 2020 receives a schoolwide sendoff during the last assembly of the school year. Watch the video on this page or on YouTube.

Faculty Reflections | 4:00 p.m.
In the spirit of senior reflections, faculty offer a special tribute to the seniors, including personal reflections on the Class of 2020 and advice as they embark on the next step in their journey.

Sports Celebration | 12:45 p.m.
Coach Elliott and a special guest celebrate all of our Cougar athletes, and we share the traditional athletics slideshow. Watch the video on this page or on YouTube.

Senior Surprise
Be on the lookout for a special surprise delivered to each senior’s home. The white graduation gown and diploma are included in this gift.

Prize Day | 5:00 p.m.
Watch the live stream on this page
During this virtual event, the Class of 2020 and Santa Catalina students are recognized for their academic achievements and their contributions to the school and the community.

Class Night | 7:00 p.m.
The entire school community comes together to mark the end of the school year. Class Night includes sister speeches, a year-in-review slideshow, and a heartfelt tribute to students from Santa Catalina faculty.

Baccalaureate and Commencement Exercises | 5:00 p.m.
Watch the live stream on this page
Saturday’s celebration begins with a Baccalaureate ceremony followed by Commencement. Graduates, their families, faculty, and friends of Santa Catalina are invited to join in this virtual ceremony to honor the Class of 2020.

Senior Spotlights

Scroll through our Instagram feed below to read shoutouts to the Class of 2020.

    Red roses

    Leave a note for the seniors!

    Let the Class of 2020 know you're thinking of them by posting a message on our Kudoboard!

    Save the date

    While we look forward to celebrating Commencement virtually on May 30, nothing compares to an-in person ceremony. We look forward to coming together again in June 2021.