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Senior Parent End of the Year Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
Christiana Jackai
20:52
How long is the meeting?
Naira Darius
22:45
Probably an hour or so but it is being recorded so you can always watch the meeting later
Steve's iPad (597)
30:16
If a graduate does not attend the ceremony, how will they pick up their diploma?
Guy Herve Nkeumbang Kenvo
30:21
Good evening, I see the recording ON... Are you going to share it ?
Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi
30:30
can you put that link in the chat?
Maria Turner
30:50
Yes the meeting will be uploaded to the WJ site in a few days
rebecca mcguire
30:55
This will all be in the forms that are uploaded
Jennifer Baker
31:09
Graduates can pick up diplomas in the main office if they do not attend the graduation. We will put out the information. They will not be distributed until after the graduation.
NCJW Washington Office
31:21
How will students receive their 4 graduation tickets?
rebecca mcguire
31:28
They will discuss that shortly
Brenda
31:54
what about siblings attending WJ now - do they need a ticket?
Maria Turner
32:07
Yes siblings need tickets
Gail Samuels
32:16
Tickets will be distributed with caps and gowns
Gail Samuels
32:23
That info is upcoming
Cantor Rosalie Will (she/her) - Consultant and ED SUG
32:59
Is the ticket limit a change from years past?
Beth
33:07
Will inside be available for restrooms?
Debby Orsak - CAC
33:23
Everyone, except graduates and lap infants require tickets.
Gail Samuels
33:29
Stadium restrooms will be available
Sharon Elyashiv-Barad
33:31
How do you request disability seating?
Debby Orsak - CAC
33:41
The ticket limit changes based on the venue and the class size
Maria Turner
33:41
The ticket limit is due to our capacity
Gail Samuels
34:00
We have a form to request seating for a person with a disability. The link is included in the Senior Letter
Beth
34:03
Porta potties?!!
Debby Orsak - CAC
34:06
There will be a Google Form for requesting disability seating
Elizabeth Fitch
34:15
Why isn’t graduation at a larger venue?
Gail Samuels
34:19
No porta potties
Frederick Delello
34:24
Stadium bathrooms will be open
kanako nakai
34:26
When is the guests entry time?
Brian Tudor
34:43
Can we park at the library
Mousumi
35:10
If I am understanding correctly - every graduate will receive 4 tickets. I have to fill out the Google form only if I need more than 4 tickets. Is that correct?
Gail Samuels
35:15
Earlier this year, a survey was sent to the community regarding graduation venues.
Debby Orsak - CAC
35:26
That is correct
rebecca mcguire
35:33
Yes you should fill out the google form or ask friends if they have extra
Deborah Cohen
35:48
What’s the from link?
Mousumi
35:49
Got it. Thanks!
Deborah Cohen
35:53
form
466230
36:03
do tickets have a price, or are they free?
Maria Turner
36:11
Tickets are free
Karen Greenfeld
36:12
TIckets ar free
Tracy Mateo
36:22
The graduation last year on the fieldwas beautiful and personal.
Debby Orsak - CAC
36:23
The links for all forms will be posted when the presentation recording is posted
Cb G
36:26
Will Handicap parking be available?
Maria Turner
36:40
Forms will be uploaded to the website in a couple of days
Debby Orsak - CAC
36:43
Yes, handicap parking is available at the school
Demetra
36:46
shoe requirement for boys??
Gail Samuels
36:48
Yes, handicap parking will be available
Mr. Jeff Leaman, Assistant Principal, WJHS
36:50
Yes we will have designated ADA parking near the tennis court.
Jennifer Baker
36:58
Our survey showed that folks wanted to graduate at the WJ venue
Demetra
37:09
can kids wear sneakers?
Jennifer Baker
37:17
we have some ada parking near the tennis courrts
Tracy
38:13
Are undergraduate siblings supposed to be in school/classes during the graduation ceremony?
rebecca mcguire
38:22
Walter Johnson closes for the day.
Gail Samuels
38:27
The only shoe requirement is no heels
Debby Orsak - CAC
38:34
WJ classes are not held on graduation day
Beth
39:38
How long is the rehearsal?
charity
40:26
Do we pay for cap and gowns?
Nirmal
41:03
how can we check if we filled out the cap and gown form
Jennifer Baker
41:06
the graduation rehearsal usually takes about 1 1/2 hours
Ronie Shilo
41:16
Do you have a link to the cap and gown order form?
Sheena Hihn
41:24
What if your student has an alternate schedule and leaves after 6th period? Will the caps & gowns be available early for them?
Mary
42:00
Are the cap and gowns black this year or green?
jennitorres
42:08
When do seniors attending Edison stop going there in the afternoon?
tali
42:28
how do i pay for cap and gown
Jennifer Baker
42:32
Yes, but classes are very short so I suggest they wait after their last class
rebecca mcguire
42:39
If you student doesn’t have a 7th period they should just hang around and wait for the short period.
Jennifer Baker
43:08
caps and gowns are green and the senior dues pay for the caps and gowns
Sabrina Vandevelde
43:13
What if the students are absent to pick up the caps and gowns?
Jennifer Baker
43:32
They can come to the main office
Ronie Shilo
43:44
how do we know if we’ve paid senior dues?
Sabrina Vandevelde
43:55
Thank you!
NSalehRamirez
43:58
What is the location of the post prom party?
Christine Ruszczyk
44:04
What is the post prom theme ?
Jennifer Baker
44:11
email: Virginia Howard her email is online
Gail Samuels
44:11
Post prom is at WJ
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
44:12
At WJ - Post Prom is at WH
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
44:14
WJ
466230
44:15
post prom is at WJ
NSalehRamirez
44:34
Is it too late to order the yard signs?
kat big
44:36
where is the form located
Helen & Brian Riley
44:37
Are students who go to Prom required to take the bus from the Prom to the post Prom party?
Maria Turner
44:44
The theme is Candy Land
rebecca mcguire
44:49
Yard signs are part of the senior dues
Debby Orsak - CAC
44:58
MCPS is providing yard signs for all seniors
Jakob Sandberg
45:06
Thank you so much to the Post Prom Committee! They are the BEST!
Érica Silberstein
45:09
Do seniors need to pay the Prom tickets or just the guests?
Nirmal
45:12
Thank you Mr. Leaman
Andy Lee
45:13
where is the post prom party?
Kayden
45:21
what is the cost of Prom tickets?
Debby Orsak - CAC
45:22
Students do not have to take the bus
Dina Fonseca
45:22
Do senior dues ($70) cover the cap & gown?
kat big
45:24
where is the form for a guest
Lisa Fishberg
45:31
When do seniors need to pay senior dues by and how do we pay?
James Heintze
45:34
you r not required to take the bus back to WJ
466230
45:34
post prom is free
Frederick Delello
45:42
senior dues cover everything related to graduation
Dina Fonseca
45:55
great! Thank you.
Will
45:59
Senior dues cover all the things talked about other than prom
Nirmal
46:01
Go Maria!
Frederick Delello
46:40
Prom tickets are $50 per person
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
47:04
Donate for WJ Post Prom (it is free, but we do need your donations!): https://wjpostpromparty.wordpress.com/donate/
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
47:40
wjpostpromparty@gmail.com - after checking our website, please email us with any questions: https://wjpostpromparty.wordpress.com/
Jakob Sandberg
47:47
Instagram: @wjclass22
Dina Fonseca
48:00
I am at the WJ Class of 2022 website. Where/how do we pay for the prom tickets?
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
48:41
Please see our volunteers sign-up genius here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080c4fadaa2aabff2-wjpost4
Jennifer Velasquez
48:42
how do i find out if my child is in the award ceremony?
Frederick Delello
48:42
Prom tickets and guest forms are linked on the WJ school website
Jennifer Baker
49:01
Go to online tickets on the left of our home page and scroll to Prom
James Heintze
49:22
You'll receive an invitation to the award night
Jennifer Baker
49:30
all students receiving awards will receive an invitation after spring break
kat big
49:42
where is the guest form for prom guests
James Heintze
50:35
guest form for Prom will be on website
kat big
50:40
thanks
Cb G
51:25
Can you post the slide show URL in the chat please. Thanks.
Tori O'Neal
51:33
Where do we get graduation announcements?
Jennifer Velasquez
51:43
can i pick up my child from bolger center and drive to WJ? without taking the bus?
rebecca mcguire
51:44
It will be uploaded to the WJ website in a day or two under CAC tab
Jakob Sandberg
51:51
PROM TICKET PAGE: https://osp.osmsinc.com/MontgomeryMD/BVModules/ProductTemplates/Bvc2013/Product.aspx?productid=BY290-348
Tania Brunson
51:56
Is there a link to pay Senior Dues?
Debby Orsak - CAC
52:10
@Jennifer - yes
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
52:24
@Jennifer Valesquez - Yes, you can bring your child to Post Prom.
Patricia Urioste
52:25
if the guest are like Ant and Grandma has to fill the guess form?
Jakob Sandberg
52:48
SENIOR DUES PAGE: https://osp.osmsinc.com/MontgomeryMD/BVModules/ProductTemplates/Bvc2013/Product.aspx?productid=BY290-342
Ely’s iPhone
52:48
how could we confirm our student order cap and gown?
Sunday Laird
52:57
What is the rationale about requiring students to attend classes on the day of prom?
kat big
53:38
yes classes the day of prom can prevent hair appointments
Dina Fonseca
54:05
I was told senior classes would be over on May 27. Is that correct?
Dina Fonseca
54:15
(I asked the WJ front office)
Debby Orsak - CAC
54:22
May 27 is the last day of classes for seniors
rebecca mcguire
54:41
May 27th is the official last day but it is a make up day for assignments etc. They will hear more about that in their meeting Wednesday as well
martha
54:54
I need two more graduation tickets. Please provide google form to request-thank you
Imani_W_2
55:27
Do I have to come to school on the day of prom?
Avery
55:29
when will tassels be distributed to students?
JEAN CHRISTOPHE MECH
55:45
Is the donation for Prom different from senior dues?
Debby Orsak - CAC
55:56
@jean - yes
rebecca mcguire
56:02
The donation is for the post prom which is free to the kids
Naira Darius
56:29
Yes - we asked for a suggested $60 donation from senior families
Sima
56:59
I'm sorry I was late. How many graduate tickets do students get?
Celeste Bruce
57:01
Is the Walter Johnson webpage is going to have click-through links for the ticket form?
Aibek Baibagysh Uulu
57:03
Is 60 Dollars for dues and whatever amount for prom/postprom?
Nate Herman
57:10
who do we ask to send final transcripts to colleges?
Debby Orsak - CAC
57:39
Each graduate receives 4 tickets
Imani_W_2
57:45
Do I have to come to school on the day of prom?
rebecca mcguire
58:09
The kids need to fill out the form on Naviance
Lisa Wagner
58:11
Is there anything planned for students going to Div1 athletic teams? Most schools have a celebration day
yessie correa
58:34
how many tickets for graduation each kid get?
Jim Dodd
58:42
We paid senior due twice (unintentionally) for our daughter, can we get refund?
rebecca mcguire
58:47
4 tickets. You can request more on the google form
Sarit Arbell
59:03
Which google form?
James Heintze
59:07
yes, there is a senior signing event in may, you'll receive an invite
Gail Samuels
59:14
Please contact Virgina Howard regarding double payment. She can issue a refund.
Burnie’s iPhone
59:20
Can you send the form please?
rebecca mcguire
59:38
It was on the slide show and will be on the parent letter which will be on the website in the next day or two. Along with this whole recording and slide show
Jim Dodd
59:48
Ok we leave it as donation!
Celeste Bruce
01:00:15
Can you please post where the form can be found?
Tori O'Neal
01:00:27
Not finding graduation announcement order information. Where is this located?
rebecca mcguire
01:00:38
Celeste what form
Cecilia Tami
01:00:50
Can you please send the link for the yearbook?
Beth
01:00:53
Can you provide a checklist with the contacts for each item?
Celeste Bruce
01:01:10
the form for the tickets, just asking about graduation tickets. I was told to submit the form, but there is no form on the WJ webpage. thanks.
Gail Samuels
01:01:13
www.yearbookordercenter.com
Gail Samuels
01:01:21
Code 13650
466230
01:01:25
what if you leave to answer a phone call from your parents?
Jennifer Mizrahi’s iPhone
01:01:26
A reminder that due to disabilities or other issues not all students go to prom or post prom. For some students crowds and noise is very challenging. Graduation can be very stressful for some who have worked very hard to achieve this milestone
Melissa Forburger
01:01:42
Place to change clothes still at prom
Maria’s iPhone
01:01:53
Form will be uploaded in a few days
Maria’s iPhone
01:02:16
There will be a place to change clothes
466230
01:02:26
what if you leave to answer a phone call from your parents?
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
01:02:27
@Melissa - There is a place for kids to change at WJ at Post Prom.
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
01:03:10
@466230 - There are quiet spaces inside the courtyards at WJ. You cannot come in and out at Post Prom.
Dana Aronovich
01:03:22
Does this mean kids change out of their tuxedos/dresses for the after party at WJ? into casual clothes?
Debby Orsak - CAC
01:03:34
@Dana - they typically do
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
01:04:00
@Dana - Yes, dress for Post Prom is casual and students can change. We have spaces available for guests to change at WJ for Post Prom.
Dana Aronovich
01:04:13
Thanks!
Christine Ruszczyk
01:04:22
Thank you
NCJW Washington Office
01:04:23
How do the kids get their 4 graduation tickets?
eglan
01:04:29
what if you leave to answer a phone call from your parents?
Naira Darius
01:04:38
If a student has to step out of the building at post prom party, a volunteer parentwill escort them so that they can return
rebecca mcguire
01:04:38
They will receive their tickets when they get their cap and gown
Jakob Sandberg
01:04:40
At the Prom and Post-Prom venue there will be areas that are quieter and there will be outside areas as well
Debby Orsak - CAC
01:04:48
Tickets will be handed out with caps/gowns on May 18th
Cb G
01:05:09
Can girls have a purse or clutch?
kat big
01:05:14
do you still need volunteers for post prom party
Debby Orsak - CAC
01:05:20
@kat - yes
kat big
01:05:25
thanks
kimsa
01:05:26
are no bags at all allowed, no backpacks or handbags or anything to carry minor things like wallets or phones?
Brian Tudor
01:05:27
can the early college students come to the prom
Will
01:05:36
There is a break space at the prom venue outside of the dance area
James Heintze
01:05:51
yes @BrianTudor
Steve's iPad (597)
01:06:14
Did you answer the question on when tassels being distributed?
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
01:06:19
backpacks, purses, etc. ARE NOT allowed inside Post Prom. All items will be checked.
Tiffanie
01:06:38
How much are senior dues?
Cristi
01:06:51
is there anything besides dancing at prom? dinner?
Debby Orsak - CAC
01:06:55
senior dues are $70
Aisha Dukes
01:07:02
Can students decorate their caps?
Lisa Fishberg
01:07:02
If no bags how do kids bring clothes and what do they do with their gowns/tuxes once they change?
Dina Fonseca
01:07:11
I missed the first 10 min. I apologize.
Lori Scherr
01:07:19
What about SSL hour tassels?
Debby Orsak - CAC
01:07:22
@aisha - yes
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
01:07:24
@Lisa - They can bring the bags in, but they are checked after the kids change.
A613123
01:07:24
Can you specify what is Senior awards involve?
Dina Fonseca
01:07:27
Where will the prom be? I am assuming the post-prom will be at WJ.
Victor Vazquez Orellana
01:07:33
what about tassels from the Maryland seal of biliteracy?
Debby Orsak - CAC
01:07:37
Prom is at the Bolger Center
Cindy Schofer
01:07:38
Can caps be decorated
Jakob Sandberg
01:07:43
@Cristi — Dancing, socializing with friends — there will also be some sitting areas and some small foods to eat!
Natasha Hurwitz WJ Post Prom
01:07:45
Prom is at Bolger and Post Prom is at WJ
Debby Orsak - CAC
01:07:47
@cindy - yes
Dina Fonseca
01:07:52
Got it. Thank you.
Sima
01:07:53
Who can tell us if we paid our senior dues?
James Heintze
01:07:54
Prom is at Bolger Center in Potomac
Victor Vazquez Orellana
01:07:56
thank you
Debby Orsak - CAC
01:08:15
@sima - virginia howard at WJ
Demetra
01:08:17
sorry, who to talk to if no cap and gown order was put in?
mtamari
01:08:39
I'm sorry, what was the name of the person handing out Seal of Biliteracy tassles?
kat big
01:08:47
that is hysterical no 3d I had no idea I guess you guys have seen everything
Naira Darius
01:09:18
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1caGHXGEoNniQlM3E_WOYslgXntBS0ajTa87Rfjvw2Kc/edit
Dana Aronovich
01:09:27
Are senior parents allowed or discouraged or forbidden from chaperoning post-prom?😀
PVV
01:09:57
Thank you for all that you do!!!
Roshanak Semnani
01:09:59
thank you very much!