Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School Graduation 2017 Information 
Graduation Schedule of Events
All rehearsals are mandatory for all graduating seniors.  Seniors that do not attend rehearsal will not be allowed to participate in graduation.  
Rehearsal Dates
*Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – O-W Gymnasium
*Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – O-W Gymnasium
*Friday, May 26, 2017 at 7:45a.m. – SCSU Football Stadium
O-W 2017 Commencement Exercises
Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 7:45am-SCSU Football Stadium
All seniors are to report to South Carolina State University by 7:45 a.m.
Hold Orders and Outstanding Fees
All outstanding fees must be paid before the first graduation rehearsal on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.  Seniors that do not pay their fees will be removed from the rehearsal line. If the debts are not paid by 12:00 noon on Friday, May 26, 2017, those seniors’ names will be removed from the graduation list and will not be restored.  ANY SENIOR THAT OWES MONEY TO O-W WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO MARCH UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. 
Caps and Gowns
All seniors planning to participate in commencement exercises MUST wear the cap and gown provided by Rhodes Graduation Services (Jostens).  Seniors will not be allowed to wear any other type or color cap and gown.
Dress Code
Seniors are reminded that they are still O-W students and they must follow the O-W and OCSD 5 dress code during all rehearsals and graduation exercises.  
The following dress code must be followed for graduation exercises:
- All female graduates must wear a dark colored dress and black shoes with sensible heels.  
- Any hosiery that is worn must be flesh colored and sheer.
- All jewelry must be discreet and tasteful. 
-All male graduates must wear a white dress shirt, a dark tie, long black dress pants, black dress socks, and black dress shoes.
In case of inclement weather, graduation exercises will be moved to Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center on the campus of South Carolina State University.



 Student Handbook and Discipline Code

Click on the links below for:

Student Handbook 2016-2017

Discipline Code 2016-2017



2016-2017 Letter to Students 


 2016-2017 Letter to Parents





Spearman Honors Seniors Joining the Military

State Superintendent of Education Molly M. Spearman launched a new statewide program Tuesday in a special ceremony where she celebrated high school seniors in South Carolina who made the decision to join the military. Under the new program, seniors are provided with red, white and blue honor cords if they are enlisting in the military upon graduation, joining ROTC in college or attending a military academy. Honored O-W students and their military branches included: Shiann Anderson, S.C. Army National Guard; Jacob Howell, S.C. Army National Guard and Emoni Chaplin, U.S. Navy.

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