8th Grade Promotion Parade
    1. The parade will begin promptly at 10 a.m. on the corner of Wheat St. and Woodrow Street. We ask that you start on Woodrow Street.

      • To help with traffic control, please see the time frame for your student’s last name:

        1. Last Names (A-D) 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

        2. Last Names (E-J) 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

        3. Last Names (K-Q) 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.

        4. Last Names (R-Y) 11:30 p.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    1. We ask that families only bring one vehicle per student

    2. Families and students are required to remain in their vehicles throughout the entire parade

    3. The parade will circle Hand Middle School, starting on Woodrow Street (where the stairs are), make a right on Monroe Street, then make a right on King Street.

    4. Guardians and students are encouraged to decorate their cars.

    5. Each 8th grade student should be on the passenger side of the car for the crowd to see them and to receive their certificate(s).

    6. Please provide your child’s first and last name on a sheet of white paper and lay it on your dashboard. Write neatly and large enough to read the name. **If this is not available, your child will NOT get their name called**

    7. Each student’s name will be read before moving through our parade line.  This will give our parade a more formal feel.

    8. 8th Grade School Counselor, Miss Lee and Curriculum Resource Teacher, Ms. Fletcher will be on the corner of Duncan and King Street. You will stop your car at this point to receive your child’s folder of special recognition(s).

    9. Once you have traveled through the parade line, you can exit safely from the parade at the corner of King and Wheat Street. 

    10. Please abide by all traffic laws