Hewes Middle School Promotion: Class of 2019
Promotion Ceremony (at Hewes)-- Thursday, May 23; 6 PM
Promotion Dance (at Hewes)— Friday, May 24; 6-9 PM
8th Grade Disneyland Trip-- Tuesday, May 28; 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Would you like to donate to the Hewes 2019 Promotion Dance? Your donation will help purchase food and raffle prizes while supporting our 8th grade class and making the dance financially accessible for all of our students! All donations are tax-deductible!
Promotion Dance Party Information
The theme is “Starry Knight”. There will be food, dancing, games, photo opportunities, etc. There will be something for everyone!
The dance is from 6:00PM-9:00PM with check-in beginning at 5:30PM
Dress code for both boys and girls is semi-formal. T-shirts and jeans are not allowed.
Girls’ dresses must have 2 straps (one on each shoulder) and no exposed midriffs/ backs. Back of dress should be no lower than shoulder blade level. No mini skirts/ dresses, please.
No excessively loose or baggy pants/shorts. No chains or dangerous jewelry/objects.
A coat check room will be available for sweaters, jackets, purses, a change of shoes, etc.
The dance will be chaperoned by Hewes Administration and 7th grade parents.
For your child’s safety, please do not arrange rides via Uber/Lyft, or any trollies.
Disneyland Trip Information
The cost is $97 and includes admission to Disneyland and travel by bus to and from Hewes. If you have an annual pass, the cost is $7.00 for the bus only.
Students must arrive at school on Tuesday, May 28 at the regular start time. Students will return to Hewes at approximately 6:00pm, unless they have turned in a permission slip for late release at least 2 weeks prior (May 14). No exceptions. Please complete the permission slip for late release and attach to payment form or turn it into the office if paying online.
Students must arrive to Disneyland on the Hewes bus. No other students are allowed to attend. *if you are not eligible to attend the Disneyland trip (per Hewes promotion guidelines for academics and behavior) you may not join your classmates at Disneyland. Progressive discipline for ineligible students seen at the park will be pursued, impacting high school status.
Chaperones will be available at an assigned location on Main Street until 5:00 pm, in case students need assistance.
The Hewes dress code applies to this trip.
All bags will be checked at the entrance for security purposes. PARENTS, please pre-screen your student’s belongings. She/he will be responsible for all items brought into Disneyland.
No items are to be left on the bus during the day.
Disney does allow outside food or beverages to be brought into the park, but does not allow glass containers, bags larger than a standard backpack or coolers larger than a lunch sack. See Disneyland website for more information about what is allowed in the park.
Sunscreen, hats and comfortable shoes are HIGHLY recommended.
Have a great day at the Happiest Place on Earth!
Promotion Ceremony Information
The ceremony will take place at Hewes on the quad stage at 6pm. Students will report to the back gates (by their P.E. classes) at 5:30PM.
The front gate will open at 5:15PM. Seating is limited and cannot be guaranteed. Come early.
Anyone holding balloons or other sight-obstructing items will be asked to stand in the back.
No noise makers or air horns permitted.
Deadline to turn in permission slips and payment: April 1
Day of event walk-ups are not permitted. A printed list will be at the dance and Disneyland Trip for verification.
Questions? Please contact . . .