Opening Academic Convocation
September 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The 2018-2019 academic year officially begins with Opening Academic Convocation. The ceremony includes, among other things, the presentation of achievement awards recognizing exceptional academic performances from the previous school year, the honorary robing of the senior class as they begin their final year at Elms, and the presentation of the Sr. Margaret James McGrath Distinguished Alumni Award.
This year’s convocation speaker is Helena Bala, the former Washington, D.C.-based lobbyist who founded Craigslist Confessional.