Graduation Information


Graduation Information

Class of 2019, see the information regarding graduation in the tabs below, if you have questions please email the Assistant Principal. 

Graduation 2019 Announcements

SFHS uses Jostens for Announcements and Cap/Gown. Senior Grad Packet Pickup TBD

Graduation Gowns

Orders for caps & gowns will be taken during lunches in October 2018.

Senior Portraits

Need to be photographed by the end of Thanksgiving break at the Lifetouch studio or 916-535-7799. A black drape or white graduation robe must be worn for the photograph.  Photographs will be used in the yearbook and for the graduation ceremony.

Senior Sequester and Family Reception

May 21, 2019
Senior Sequester 3:30-4:30 pm

This is a private ceremony for the Senior Class where they transition to becoming part of the St. Francis Alumnae Community. Alumnae are invited to attend this exclusive event to help welcome our newest members. This is a closed door event for Alumnae and the Senior Class only. Legacy Families (Alumnae Moms, Aunts, Grandmothers and Sisters) of 2019 graduates are highly encouraged to attend this event. A Senior Family Reception will immediately follow Senior Sequester. Alumnae can contact Dawn Winston  ‘91 at, to RSVP.

Senior Family Reception 4:30-6:00 pm

We invite the Class of 2019 parents to join us in kicking-off graduation week with an evening of fellowship. Light refreshments and appetizers will be served. Attendance is limited to the graduate and two accompanying adults.

Baccalaureate Practice

May 21, 2019, SF gym

Please bring your symbol to the CLC by 5/17/19. Be sure to mark your symbol with blue tape with your name on it.

Baccalaureate Mass

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The Class of 2019 and their families are invited to attend the Baccalaureate Mass on the eve of their graduation. The Baccalaureate Mass (Mass of Thanksgiving) is the first of two ceremonies that make up the graduation experience from St. Francis Catholic High School. The Class of 2019 will process into the transformed SFHS gym in their graduation gowns (no caps). Students may place an item at the base of the altar which represents their time at St. Francis (sports, drama, dance, service, retreats, club, etc). The Seniors will sign up in advance as to which item they wish to present at the altar.

The Mass is open to people of all faiths and you are encouraged to come early – the doors open at 4:15pm with Senior prelude performances starting at 4:30pm.

If you require accessible seating for a member of your family, please contact 916.452.3461. 

Accessible Seating for Baccalaureate

If you or someone in your family requires accessible seating for Baccalaureate, please contact 916.452.3461. 


Wednesday, May 23, 2019
3:00pm -5:00pm
Memorial Auditorium 

Graduation Rehearsal

Graduation rehearsal, May 23rd, 2018, 11:00 a.m., Memorial Auditorium. 

Graduation Tickets

12 tickets per family. If families require more tickets, seniors need to exchange among themselves. Tickets are distributed after graduation rehearsal.

If you require accessible seating for a member of your family, please contact 916.452.3461. 

Accessible Seating for Graduation

If you require accessible seating for a member of your family, please please contact 916.452.3461. 

Graduation Ceremony Portraits

Visit to sign up and receive a notification when proofs are online and ready to order.

  • Everyone will be photographed.
  • Photos will be online at ten days after the ceremony
  • Complimentary proofs mailed to Graduated
  • No Obligation to Purchase

You may also order a personalized DVD from GradMemory at

  • Personalize your DVD with Name and photo.
  • Pay online
  • For questions contact them at

Grad Night

St. Francis Safe and Sober Grad Night 2019 – TBD