Lowell Junior/Senior High School celebrated students' postsecondary decisions.

Despite coronavirus interrupting senior year traditions, GEAR UP schools are celebrating the class of 2020 and their future plans in a myriad of creative ways.

Social Media Spotlights

  • Rogue River highlights seniors past and future accomplishments
  • Lebanon celebrates seniors' postsecondary plans
  • Chiloquin includes heartfelt notes written by teachers
  • La Pine acknowledges scholarship winners
  • Stanfield students share their last will and testament

Community Support

Signs, Banners & Billboards

  • Newport staff delivered yard signs to the class of 2020
  • La Pine seniors are honored on a billboard!
  • Bandon has senior signs along Highway 101 and a local business has the class of 2020's plans for next year posted in their store window
  • Cottage Grove partnered with the city to have banners for graduates throughout the town

Virtual Awards Ceremonies

  • Cottage Grove held a virtual senior scholarship night
  • Riverside announced scholarship recipients during the weekly lighting of their sports field
  • Taft celebrated seniors accomplishments during their virtual awards night

Graduation Re-imagined

  • Culver had a graduation parade with police escort
  • Umatilla planned a "drive-in" graduation with a livestream
  • Taft held socially distanced cap and gown portraits
  • Cottage Grove will hold a graduation cruise to distribute diplomas