Turner College and Career High School
Graduation - Class of 2023
3:00pm, Friday, May 26, 2023, at NRG
Graduation live stream will be embedded on this page
Day of Graduation
Arrival Time /Dress Code – May 26, 2023 - NRG: Please remind your senior to arrive at NRG Stadium no later than 1:30 p.m. with cap and gown in hand. Students must have appropriate shoes to walk….no flip flops, house shoes etc… Ladies must wear a dress or a blouse and skirt/slacks. Gentlemen must wear a collared shirt under their gown and slacks. NO JEANS OR SHORTS for anyone. Do not add decorations, writing, etc… to the hat. Please refer to the Graduation Code of Behavior for appropriate dress. Any student not complying with the dress code will not be allowed to participate.
Medals and Honor Cords: All students receiving academic excellence medals and honor cords will be given these items during Senior Awards Night on May 4, 2023 at 6:30 pm. It is your responsibility to bring these awards with you to the graduation ceremony. Only the medals and cords approved by the PISD school board and distributed by the campus are allowed.
THS Honor Cords and Medals:
- ACC Medal
- ACC Honor Society (Blue and Yellow Cord)
- All As for 4 years (Silver Cord)
- Valedictorian Medal
- Salutatorian Medal
- Top 10 Graduate Medal
- Summa Cum Laude: Top 5% of Class (Double Gold Cord)
- Magna Cum Laude: Top 6-10% of Class (Gold Cord)
- National Honor Society (White Collar)
- Spanish Honor Society (Red Cord)
- National Technical Honor Society (Purple and White Cord)
- Art Honor Society (Rainbow Cord)
- Military (Red, White and Blue Cord
Diplomas: Diplomas will be distributed by the row leaders after the ceremony. Any behavior by students, parents, or guests which detracts from the graduation ceremony will result in the removal of offending parties from the premises. We reserve the right to withhold diplomas for behavior until consequences have been served.
Noisemakers, Etc.: Please do not bring noisemakers of any sort. Bags will be checked at the door and all noisemakers, beach balls, or any other item that could be a distraction during the ceremony will be confiscated.
Students: Purses, Cell Phones, Cameras, etc.: Cell phones, cameras, and purses will not be allowed on the NRG floor…please only bring your keys with you to graduation. Keep all personal items such as cell phones, pagers, cameras, purses, makeup etc. secure in your vehicle or at home. If items are brought to graduation, they will be checked in and you will have to wait at the end of the ceremony to claim your personal items. The school is not responsible for lost items.