Senior Info & Commencement

Class of 2020 Diplomas

Commencement for the Class of 2022 is scheduled for Saturday, June 4, 2022!




Senior Mass & Homecoming Assembly: Oct 15, 2021 

Senior Mass & Homecoming is our first senior-focused event of the year!  

The day will start with seniors gathered in Gym for Mass, which will be followed by the Homecoming Assembly.  After the assembly seniors will have a special brunch in the gym. This will be a ½ day of school for seniors only. We look forward to celebrating the Class of 2022!


  • Seniors are asked to wear business attire; a suit, or jacket and tie for the gentlemen and an appropriate outfit for the ladies, slacks, skirts, or dresses.
  • Attire is not evening attire and must be modest in length for our young ladies.


Class Day Assembly:
June 1, 2022, 8:30AM

Class Day is a St Joe's tradition that gathers the entire school to celebrate our Seniors. Academic awards and scholarships are also announced!  

  • Seniors are required to attend.
  • Seniors must arrive no later than 7:55AM to the school wearing gowns, no caps. 
  • Parents are invited to join us for this event. 

Senior Parents Breakfast!

  • Parents attending Class Day are invited to join us for breakfast at 7:30AM. 



Baccalaureate Mass: 
June 1, 2022 | 7PM

St Joe's Baccalaureate Mass is offered in thanksgiving for the blessings God has bestowed upon our graduates and their families. Memorial Scholarships are also awarded. 

  • Seniors are required to attend.

  • Seniors should arrive no later than 6:30PM wearing their gowns but no caps.

  • Parents are welcome to join us. 

  • Location (may change): St Theresa's Church, 5301 Main Street, Trumbull, CT



June 4, 2022 | 10AM

Commencement is scheduled to be held on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at 10:00AM on SJ's fields.  

The moment we've all been waiting for! 

  • Seniors should arrive no later than 9:00AM.
  • No adornments of any kind are allowed on caps or gowns. 
  • In the event of inclement weather:
    • Commencement will be held in our gymnasium
    • Notifications will be sent via PlusPortals, our phone system, Google Classroom, and the website. 


Video & Photography

Photography at Commencement:

  • For the safety of our graduates, families are not allowed to be up close to the stage to take photographs. 
  • SJ will hire a photographer to take photos of your students with their diplomas. Those photos will be available to view on SJ's Smug Mug page

Live Stream of Commencement

  • We will be sure to stream the event for those family members or friends who cannot attend the ceremony. The stream will be available via our YouTube page. 

Commencement Videos: 

  • For Commencement 2022, St Joes will partner with a videographer to provide our families with a digital link of our commencement activities! 



Yearbook Distribution

Yearbooks are included as part of a Senior's graduation fee. Distribution of Yearbooks typically occurs during Last Bell, May 25, 2022. 



Cap & Gown Distribution

Cap and Gown distribution will take place during one of the graduation practices.

Graduation Practices 
All practices are mandatory. Appropriate casual dress for graduation practice is allowed. 

  • May 27, 2022
  • May 31, 2022
  • June 2, 2022 



Additional Senior Activities

Senior Spirit Week - May 23-25, 2022

  • A special spirit week just for our seniors. Details to come! 

Last Bell Assembly - May 25, 2022

  • Last Bell Assembly, Alumni Induction, and Yearbook Distribution
    • May 25 at 1:00pm.
    • Parents do not attend this event. It is only for our students. 

Senior Outing - May 27, 2022

Senior Picinic - Thursday, June 2

  • The Senior Picnic is a special event hosted by the Alumni Office! Games, food, and fun!
  • This event will take place on the outdoor fields.
  • Parents do not attend this event.