Press release from Fort Wayne Community Schools:
FWCS celebrates the class of 2010
(June 8, 2010) – Fort Wayne Community Schools will celebrate commencement for its 2,015 graduates this weekend. TheÂ students leave their high schools with varied future plans. Some will pursue higher education atÂ colleges such as New York University, Cornell University, Indiana University, Purdue University andÂ University of Michigan. Others will take time to study abroad, join the military or continue workingÂ on the technical training they need to start a career. Before embarking on their new adventures,Â they will come together one final time as the Class of 2010 for their graduation ceremonies at theÂ Memorial Coliseum.
Procedures set for commencements are designed to established dignified ceremonies celebrating theÂ students. Those entering graduation must have a ticket. Tickets were issued to students at eachÂ school to share with family and friends. Those arriving late to a graduation ceremony will beÂ allowed into the ceremony but will be directed to the back seating section of the Memorial ColiseumÂ arena or expo. No one will be allowed to enter the area where the graduates are seated once theÂ ceremony has started.
All graduation ceremonies take place at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum at the followingÂ times:
- Wayne – 6 p.m. Friday, June 11
- Elmhurst – 8:30 p.m. Friday, June 11
- North Side – 10 a.m. Saturday, June 12
- South Side – 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 12
- Snider – 1 p.m. Saturday, June 12
- Northrop – 4:30 p.m. Saturday, June 12