Pequea Valley High School
    Graduation Experience Information

    Step 1: Fill out the Application (With the consent and signature of parent/gaurdian)


    Step 2: Wait for confirmation Email from
    Graduation Experience Coordinator
    (If you don't receive an email within 2 days, contact the Graduation Experience Coordinator)
    Step 3: Start your 20 hour experience, download time log below, get signatures from mentor verifying time. (Don't forget to put your name on this document.)

    Grad Experience Time Log


    Step 4: Fill Out the Following Verification Form
    Step 5: Present your Experience

                               Presentation Options:                        

                                     1.  Traditional Speech (rubric)
                                     2.  Question & Answer Panel (rubric)                                                                                 

    Click here for tips on how to prepare an effective presentation

    STEP 6:    Following your presentation, you will receive a certificate of completion from the graduation experience coordinator.
    Further Information --

    To provide an opportunity for the student to engage in and share a unique educational experience beyond the classroom. This experience will allow the student to explore new horizons and to use his/her talents in a productive manner.



    Components of the Experience:

    Students must choose one Educational Option and one Presentation Option.


    Educational Options: (minimum of 20 Hours)

    1.  Travel Experiences- Missions Trips, Educational Trips.

    Note: Family vacations and trips of leisure will not be accepted.

    2.  Volunteering/Community Service- SPCA, Coaching, Boy Scouts, Hospitals, etc.

    3.  Career Shadowing- Shadow an individual in a career of interest.

    4.  Creative Project- A custom project to be determined by the student.




    Note: Students are NOT permitted to use any classroom assessments, projects or field trips as a Graduation Experience.







    Important Dates for the Class of 2018
    September 15, 2017 - Approval Form due
    April 15, 2018 - Time Log, Verification Form, and Presentation Option Form due

    Note: These deadlines apply to the class of 2018 only. 

    Underclassmen may submit approval forms at any time.

    Presentation Dates for the 2017-2018 School Year

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 12:30 pm in the Berg
    Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 12:30 pm in the Berg
    Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 12:30 pm in the Berg
    Wednesday, December 13, 2017
    Wednesday, January 31, 2018
    Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018




Last Modified on October 19, 2017