1/26 Meeting Notes
Goals for tonight....
*Discuss expectations, fundraising and ticket prices
*Introduce Tiffany Weston
*Discuss rehearsal dates and times
*Handouts: Skits Descriptions, and Dates & Times
Review - What is After Grad?
The After Grad is a 60+ year tradition that is a
celebration and final send off for our graduates. It is
a lighthearted variety show of skits, music, videos,
singing and dancing, all performed by senior
parents. The show highlights their memories,
friendships and fun from kindergarten through high
school. This night is for Seniors and their parents
Date is June 10th at 10:00 pm.
So far, we have successfully raised money through Flocking, Celebrity
Bartending, Bag Sales, Party Wagon, and Dog Treats to fund these events.
Other sources include:
Ticket Sales – After Prom and After Grad
T-shirt and Sign Sales – After Grad
Savers – Clothing donations at RRHS Feb. 5th 8:30-11:15am
Rocky River Bags - $15 coming soon!
After Prom Senior/Guest $55
After Grad Senior Student $40
After Grad T-shirt $25 each (Parent)
After Grad Poster $10 each
January 31st, tickets can be purchased on-line at the
After Grad T-shirts and Signs will be ready in April.
We are quite fortunate to have Tiffany Weston direct our After
Grad 2022 Show. She has a wealth of experience with
everything from skit writing, choreography, directing and talent
management. She first shared her theatrical production talents
in 2006 creating the Kensington Players Talent Show and has
since transitioned to directing and managing the After Grad
Show for the past 7 years. She has two RR graduates (2015 &
2017) and a daughter in 8th grade. She has an inspiring energy
that creates a fun and creative space for all to showcase their
1.) Sign up today for a Live or Recorded Skit.
2.) Theme – Stranger Things
3.) Requires you to attend 10 rehearsals, Sundays from
Some skits require additional outside rehearsals.
4.) Lip dub 5/1 (google rocky river high school lip dub to see what it is). This is a great way to be in the Senior Show if you are not doing a skit. It is for parents only. Parents can just show up, there is no sign up needed. Dress as your child's sport, hobby, or job in high school. Ex: If your child played tennis...dress up like a RR tennis player and bring a racket. Email [email protected] if you have questions. Time is to be determined. This is a surprise for your child at After Grad..please don't tell your student.
10/26 Meeting Notes
What is After Prom?
After Prom is an event that gives our students the opportunity to have fun together in a safe environment following prom. Seniors can come to the event even without attending prom. RRHS will be transformed into a themed party atmosphere complete with games, food, and prizes. Date is May 7th until 2:30.
What is Baccalaureate?
Baccalaureate is a nondenominational service, run by the school and planned by the Junior Student Council parents to celebrate the class of 2022, which includes a small reception. This event will be held on June 5th.
What is After Grad?
The After Grad is a 60+ year tradition that is a celebration and final send off for our graduates. It is a lighthearted variety show of skits, music, videos, singing and dancing, all performed by senior parents. The show highlights their memories, friendships and fun from kindergarten through high school. This night is for Seniors and their parents only. Date is June 10th at 10:00 pm.
Senior Parent Chairs
After Prom Chairs After Grad Chairs
Marni Meredith Hollie Nejad
Michelle Snyder Michelle Calderwood
Mary Murray Shannon McDonough
Erin Milius Colleen Schaedler
Although we could not host these events without the support of the schools, these are not "school events", but rather events planned and funded by the parents of the senior students through the following sources: Ticket Sales – After Prom and After Grad T-shirt and Sign Sales – After Grad Flocking, Celebrity Bartending, Night at the Races, Bag Sales, Lottery, Booze Wagon, Basket Sales, Dog Treats, and Savers.
Past Ticket Prices
After Prom- Senior/Guest $55 After Grad- Senior Student $45
After Grad T-shirt $25 each After Grad Sign $15 each
SOON: Tickets can be purchased on-line at the www.rrcs.org/senior parents.
What Happens Next?
1.) Sign up for a Committee
2.) Mark your calendar for the Celebrity Bartender Event at Old River Tap and Social on Dec. 12, 12-4:30 pm.
3.) Mark your calendar for the After Grad rehearsal dates.
4.) Mark your calendar for the next After Grad Parent Meeting on Jan. 26, at 7:00 at RRHS.