SAS Graduation Events
Thursday, May 18, 2017
St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School will host its commencement exercises during the weekend of May 19–21.
The weekend begins with the baccalaureate service at 5:30 p.m., today (Friday), May 19, at the school’s outdoor altar. This year’s baccalaureate speaker will be SAS English teacher Claire Reishman. The baccalaureate service is followed by a banquet for seniors, their families and guests in Robinson Dining Hall. The final event of the evening is the senior lead-out and Annie presentations in McCrory Hall for the Performing Arts.
At 10 a.m., Saturday, May 20, the school community will gather under the tent at the outdoor altar for Honors Day, a celebration of student achievements throughout the year and major awards recognizing outstanding leadership, service and scholarship. Following the program, guests are invited to a reception in Simmonds Hall. Student artwork will be on display in the SAS Gallery throughout the weekend.
The weekend and the school year concludes on Sunday, May 21, with a commencement Eucharist and commencement exercises, which begin at 10 a.m. under the tent at the outdoor altar. There will be a reception in the Spencer Room.