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Senior Graduation Assembly - Slideshow

Senior Class of 2022 Important Dates to remember

Dear Atlantic Shark Class of 2022,  


Welcome to your senior year!

Your Graduation Ceremony will be TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2022 AT 4PM at the Ocean Center. The following is a list of some of the senior activities and events. Please Note: all dates, times, and fees are subject to change.

Check the school website, frequently for updated information. Look under "Student Life / Senior Class of 2022".  By now you should have taken or made an appointment to have your Senior Yearbook picture taken by Dean Stewart Photography. The deadline to book your appointment at DSP studio is December 16. These are the only pictures that may be used in the yearbook.


Important Dates to remember:    

November 9, 2021


Orders will be taken for Cap & Gowns (height and weight)

Senior Class Group Photo will be taken after this meeting

In the Auditorium


In the Gym

November 15 & 16

JOSTENS on campus: order grad merchandise

Front of theater

December 9

Seniors Only Movie Night - Movie TBD – Come join your senior class to watch a holiday classic movie. Bring your pillows, blankets and comfy clothes. We will have our inflatable movie screen in the gym. Refreshments – including movie popcorn will be for sale for $1 each. No hard chairs on the gym floor please.

In the gym

December 16

GRADUATION FEES DUE $65:  The cost of the cap, gown and tassel, is part of your senior graduation dues ($65). Please pay your dues by December 16th. Caps & Gowns will be distributed on May 11th at the Senior Drive Thru event.  Graduation fees must be paid to receive your Cap & Gown. Pay online at:

Activities Office

If you have questions

December 16

Deadline to book Senior Portrait Appointment for Yearbook - at DSP studio . Make an appointment now on-line at There is an $11.00 publication fee due when the picture is taken. Pictures must be taken by Dean Stewart Photography in order to appear in the yearbook. Pictures will be taken at their studio located at 

Daytona Studio: 955 Foster Way #322 South Daytona, FL 32119

 click on the link on our website:

January 4 - 8, 2022

Or until we sell out

GRAD BASH TICKETS go on sale $120 each / AHS seniors only. Debit/Credit cards sales only.

Senior Class Trip to Universal Orlando from 4pm – 2am, exclusively for Seniors.  Tickets will go on sale in January, after the winter break for 4 days only! Or until we sell out.  The first 50 seniors to pay their $120 fee and turn in their permission slip, will be guaranteed a seat. If there are more seniors that wish to go, we may order a second bus, allowing an additional 50 seniors to attend. Don’t wait!

Activities Office


January 6

SENIOR YEARBOOK PORTRAITS: LAST CHANCE : DSP will have a photographer on our campus on this day. This is for last chance senior yearbook portraits.  You will not have the opportunity to select your photo. They will take one yearbook headshot only. If you want a complete senior portrait sitting, please book by Dec. 16 at


January 14, 2022

Deadline to purchase SENIOR AD IN YEARBOOK – see last page for more info.

Use the code: 701639

March 21

SENIOR SPEECH APPLICATIONS available starting today

All seniors that are on track for graduation may apply for the opportunity to try-out for a graduation speech. Your speech may be selected for one of the following: Senior Awards, Baccalaureate, Graduation. Pick up an application from Dr. Culver’s office in Guidance office.

Guidance Office

April 4-7

DRESS UP DAYS - Seniors Only - Dress up the week leading to Grad Bash. More info coming soon!

AHS classes

April 8

GRAD BASH 2022 to Universal! Bus loads at 4pm meet in the auditorium

in the Auditorium

April 13

Senior Speech APPLICATIONS DUE drop off application in Guidance office.

Guidance Office

April 20


In the Auditorium

May 2 - 13

AP Exams For any students that are taking Advanced Placement classes. Please see your AP Teacher for more information.

 Location: TBA

May 9 – 13*

Tentative dates

Senior Exam Week & Textbook Return - Be prepared for your final exams. Return all textbooks, laptops, library books to the Media Center as soon as you are finished with them.

 Media Center

May 11


Pick up Cap/Gowns, Teacher Awards, Academy Cords

Senior gifts! Decorate your car, bring your family as you drive through our parent loop and front of school. DJ music will be playing. Special giveaways for decorated cars.  You don't want to miss this event!

Drive through the parent loop & parking lot

May 14

PROM at the Brannon Center

Seniors, Juniors and their guests. Tickets will go on sale beginning May 2nd. Guests must have a signed contract (pick up in SRC or on our website) All contracts must be submitted to SRC by May 9th. All obligations must be paid to purchase a prom ticket.

Brannon Center

105 S. Riverside Dr. New Smyrna Beach

May 17

SENIOR AWARDS - by invitation only This prestigious award ceremony will be limited to major scholarship recipients, Wall of Fame recognition and those with academic accolades. Invitations will be sent out in May. If you have received any major scholarships, please let your counselor know.

AHS Auditorium

May 17

SENIOR PICNIC - yearbook signing / lunch provided / prizes. Bring your beach chair, hat, sunglasses, frisbee, beach ball, music and have fun with your senior class!

Behind practice field

Under the shade trees

May 19

BACCALAUREATE - open to all seniors / wear cap & gown

This is a ceremony to offer a blessing to our senior class. This is an optional event for any senior and their families that wish to attend. 6pm at Our Lady of Hope.

Our Lady of Hope

4675 S. Clyde Morris Blvd. Port Orange

May 23

GRADUATION REHEARSAL - MANDATORY for all graduating seniors

8:00am start time. Arrive by 7:30am

All students must provide their own transportation. This is a required practice for all seniors planning to participate in the Graduation ceremony. Students who do not attend this practice may not walk at Graduation. Attire: comfortable clothes and shoes.

Ocean Center

101 N. Atlantic Ave.

Daytona Beach

May 24, 2022

GRADUATION CEREMONY begins at 4pm at the Ocean Center. Seniors should report to their assigned area at the Ocean Center by 3:00PM.  Attire:  cap & gown, dresses / dress pants, dress shoes. Collared shirts / ties. AHS stoles, honor & academy cords only. NO jeans or sneakers.  The ceremony will last approximately 90 minutes.  Tickets will go on sale in May. More ticket information will be available in January. Look for updates on our website:

Ocean Center

101 N. Atlantic Ave.

Daytona Beach







January 4 - 8, 2022 - or until sold out

GRAD BASH tickets on sale for AHS Seniors Only $120 each

debit/credit cards only

Must have completed permission slip to purchase

Must be clear of all obligations

Activities Office

May 2 - 12, 2022

PROM tickets on sale for Seniors/Juniors and their approved guests $50 each  debit/credit cards only

Must be clear of all obligations

Activities Office

May 2 - 21, 2022

GRADUATION Tickets and parking passes on sale at this time. More ticket information will be available in January. Look for updates on our website:


Did you miss the meeting? Watch the virtual Jostens grad meeting at :


Questions? Contact your Activities Director, Debbie Gudzin at [email protected]

Go to our website to book your Senior Portrait appointment BEFORE December 2021

Click on Student Life / Senior Class of 2022






Seniors . . . don't wait until the last day! Book your appointment NOW at

Go to their local studio for your appointment. 

Daytona Studio: 955 Foster Way #322 South Daytona, FL 32119 

Senior Portraits are now being scheduled at Dean Stewart Photography

Book your senior portrait appointment now!