Graduation Info

LHS Commencement 2024 - Thursday, June 20, 2024

  • Exposition Center at the New York State Fairgrounds
  • Graduation Ceremony begins at 6 p.m. - (Doors open at 4:45 pm)

Seniors are to report to the Exposition Center by 4:45 p.m.


Tickets are not required to attend this year's ceremony.


Recommended attire:

  • Dress shirt, tie, dress slacks, shoes.
  • Dress, skirt and blouse, or dress slacks and blouse, shoes.

Diplomas will be handed to seniors immediately following the walk across the stage. Your AA teacher will provide a diploma envelope to each student.

Following the ceremony, seniors will exit through the main doors of the Expo Center. Families should wait until all students exit before joining their graduate.

Additional Information 

A photographer will be taking three photos of each graduate.  “Thumbnail samples” will be mailed/emailed to your home free of charge with the option of purchasing. 

Handicap Seating - There are multiple designated handicapped seating areas in the Expo Center. Guests who need special seating may be accompanied by a family member.

There is no charge to park at the Exposition Center.

Air horns, cowbells, beach balls, silly string, and other disruptive items should not be brought to the ceremony. 


  • No cell phones should be used as you are receiving your diploma on stage. 
  • Students should not bring purses to the graduation ceremony. There is no place to store them during the ceremony.

IF YOU HAVE NOT ORDERED YOUR CAP & GOWN, please visit the Jostens Web site IMMEDIATELY to order. See Ms. Knapp or Ms. Olden if you have any questions.

LHS Commencement Rehearsal - Tuesday, June 18, 2024

LHS Gymnasium

Rehearsal begins at 12pm and ends at 2pm.

Regular morning bus runs are available.

ALL GRADUATING STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND REHEARSAL. This includes January Grads, BOCES, Career Academy and students attending any other external programs.

DO NOT bring caps and gowns to rehearsal.

Gold honor cords will be distributed at rehearsal on June 18.