• Senior Activities and Fees


    Senior Year Finances


    It is very important that seniors pay careful attention to their financial obligations this year.  Prior to receiving a diploma and/or participating in the graduation ceremony, students must settle all outstanding balances including monies owed for lost or damaged books or equipment, athletic or organization fees, etc.

    Senior Dues

    Each year seniors are assessed senior dues. The required fee for this year is $100.00 if paid before March 9, 2017.  A $15.00 late fee will be added to all unpaid balances after March 9, 2017. The dues will cover the following items:

    • 1- 2016-2017 ECHS Yearbook                             
    • 1- ECHS customizes senior t-shirt
    • 3- Senior Awards Night Tickets (includes student and 2 guests)
    • 1- Senior breakfast
    • 1- Senior souvenir, honor cord

    The following payment plan has been set up for your convenience:

    October 5, 2016                      $20.00

    November 9, 2016                  $20.00

    January 11, 2017                    $20.00

    February 8, 2017                     $20.00       

    March 9, 2017                         $20.00

    Parents can send payments via student on any day; however, parents who wish to make payments in person may do so on the dates listed above from 10:00am-11:30am.  Payments can be in the form of cash, checks or money order. Make checks payable to Eau Claire High School and write the student’s name on the “for” line. After April 7, 2017, personal checks will not be accepted as payment. Seniors may make payments (see Mrs. Murray) during lunch.  Senior dues are non-refundable and may not be itemized.


    Join “Senior Class of 2017” group to receive announcements and reminders:

    Text:  @7afkc

    To:    81010

    Senior Accessories

    Jostens is the senior accessories provider for the class of 2017. Items such caps and gowns, graduation announcements, memory books, and key chains may be ordered and purchased through this company. A representative(s) from Jostens will be at the school for the following purposes, dates and times:


    October 11, 2016                              Senior Class Meeting

    October 21, 2016- 9:00am-3:00pm     Cap and Gown Measurements and

                                                            Senior Accessories Order Day

    April 7, 2017                                     Cap & Gown / Order Delivery


    A deposit is required if you plan to place an order with Jostens. All students must purchase their cap and gown, stole, and diploma covers from Jostens.  ($60.00) – not included in senior dues! (Jostens 803-485-4503)

    Senior Pictures

    Senior Portraits (both yearbook and cap & gown) will be taken by Lifetouch Studios.  If you wish for your picture to be in the 2016-17 yearbook, please schedule your appointment with Mrs. Murray. Information will be forthcoming regarding the sign-up process.  Photographers will be visiting the school on September 26, 2016 to take formal portraits and cap & gown portraits for seniors.  There will be a $5.00 sitting fee payable to Lifetouch.  Picture money for orders due to Mrs. Murray by Nov. 7th.  Lifetouch representative will pick up order money on Nov. 9thMake-up day for senior pictures will be Oct. 24th


    Dress for the Occasion

    Many momentous events are being planned for the Class of 2017. Graduation for ECHS is May 25, 2017 at 4:00pm at the Colonial Life Arena. The Senior Class Awards Night Banquet is tentatively set for May 17, 2017. You may need to plan in advance for these occasions. It is very important that seniors adhere to the following dress codes to ensure maximum participation in these events.

    Awards Night Banquet- (Ladies) White dress or skirt suit (no pants), white stockings, white shoes; (Gentlemen) Black or dark blue dress pants, white shirt, a dark tie. Sensible jewelry may be worn.

    Graduation- (Ladies) Dress or skirt that does not hang below your gown and black dress shoes; (Gentlemen same as Awards Night); Graduation cap, gown, tassel, stole, and appropriate cords and regalia.


    Mrs. Demetris Murray - Senior Class Advisor/Graduation Coordinator  

    803-735-7600 Ext. 7644

    Room E366

    Office Hours 9:30am-11:00am daily