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T. DEWITT TAYLOR MIDDLE-HIGH
100 E. Washington Ave
Pierson, Florida 32180
(386) 749-6800
    Senior Information

    Cap & Gown

    The cost for Cap, Gown, Tassel and Medallion is $40. Order deadline is January 27, 2017. Late orders after January 27th is $50, late orders after March 1st is $60. Please order your cap and gown as soon as possible. Contact Balfour at (800) 704-7464 or visit their website at www.balfourfl.com

    Oscar Bustos will be on campus the following days:

    Wednesday, September 7, 2016 during lunch and during Open House at 6pm.

    Thursday, September 15, 2016 from 5pm to 7pm in the media center and Friday, September 16th during high school lunch in the cafeteria.

    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 during high school lunch in the cafeteria and from 5pm to 7pm in the media center.

    Thursday, November 17, 2016 during high school lunch in the cafeteria.

    Thursday, December 15, 2016 during high school lunch in the cafeteria.

    Thursday, January 19, 2017 during high school lunch and during our parent involvemt night at 6pm in the media center.

    Grad Bash

    The cost to attend is $95 and is due on or before Wednesday, March 22nd (Deadline). Payment includes transportation via ESCOT Coach lines, & tickets to two theme parks.  Souvenirs & food/beverage purchases on own. Payment type accepted, cash, check, or money order, to the Activities Office. Parent Permission, Grad Bash Information Sheet and Activity Liability/Medical Waiver forms are required to attend Grad Bash. First-come, First Served basis. Space is limited so don’t wait.

    Park in the high school gym parking area (gate 5). Meet in the high school gym lobby on April 29, 2017 at 4:30 pm for pizza. The bus will be loading at 5:15 pm. The bus will not be able to wait for anyone that is running late.

    It is the student/parent responsibility to make sure the student has a ride home from the school on Sunday morning. The bus should arrive back to Taylor by 3:30 am. REMEMBER- this is a school-sponsored function and school rules apply. No alcohol, tobacco or drugs.

    Prom

    Saturday, April 8, 2017. Location: Wayne G. Sanborn Center, 815 S Alabama Ave, DeLand, FL 32724 .  Dance is from 8:00 pm – 12:00 am and the grand march begins at 7 pm. Registration will begin at 6:30pm.  Ticket prices are per person and can be purchased online or at school for $TBD by Friday, March 31st. Ticket prices will increase to $TBD on Monday, April 6th. Also, You MUST register your non-THS guest with Mr. Munk.

    Cap & Gown Distribution

    Friday, May ___, 2017 during 1st period (7:30 am) in the auditorium. YOU MUST HAVE A CAP & GOWN IF YOU PLAN TO WALK AT GRADUATION!

    Senior Awards

    Wednesday, May ___, 2017 at 6:30 pm in the auditorium. Seniors should make every effort to attend. Family and friends are invited to attend.  You MUST wear Cap & Gown and the type of clothes you will wear at graduation (No shorts, jeans, etc.)

    Senior Breakfast

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 8:00 am in the cafeteria. Baccalaureate practice will follow afterwards at Community Christian Assembly.

    Baccalaureate (Sponsored by the Junior Class Parents)

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 7:00 pm at TBD. Baccalaureate is for ALL graduating seniors and their families.  Attendance/participation is encouraged.  You MUST wear Cap & Gown and the type of clothes you will wear at graduation (No shorts, jeans, etc.)

    Graduation Rehearsal

    Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 9:30 am at the Stetson Edmunds Center, 421 North Woodland Blvd., Deland, FL.  Graduates must arrive by 9:15 am.  ALL SENIORS PLANNING TO WALK AT GRADUATION MUST ATTEND THIS PRACTICE. No excuses.  Be prompt!  You may wear casual clothes. Parents are not encouraged to attend.

    Graduation

    Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:00 pm at the Stetson Edmunds Center,  421 North Woodland Blvd., Deland, FL. Graduates must be at the Edmunds Center by 6:30 pm wearing their cap and gown.

    Audience expectations- Taylor High School’s graduation is a ceremony which honors the accomplishments of the “Class of 2017” and is not a celebration. In keeping with the significance of the ceremony, noisemakers and balloon bouquets are not allowed in the audience. Also, cards and flowers need to be received after you have exited the Edmund’s Center.

    Grooming and Dressing Guidelines

    Young Ladies: Wear a cool, comfortable dress or skirt. Wear shoes with a medium size (height) heel or flats (no tennis shoes or flip flops permitted). Avoid wearing jewelry on the outside of the gown. Avoid bringing a purse or cell phone.

    Young Men: Absolutely NO jeans, shorts, flip flops or tennis shoes. Wear dark blue or black slacks, shoes and socks. Wear a WHITE collared shirt with a solid blue or black tie.

    Obligations

    You will not receive your diploma until you clear up all obligations  (including fundraisers, library fines, library books, uniforms, textbook obligations, etc.).  You cannot buy dance tickets, grad bash tickets or receive your diploma if you have an obligation.

    **Note: Dates, times, & locations are subject to change.**

     

         Scholarships

    Taylor Middle-High School 2016-2017 Scholarship List (IMPORTANT!)


    Click the above link "2016-17 Scholarship List"


     


     

     

    Class of 2017

    Senior Class Sponsor: Dr. Monet Bradley

    Class song: "You're Gonna Miss This"- Trace Adkins

    Class color: Black

    Class flower: Rose

    Class quote: "Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it." –Oprah Winfrey

    Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.
    Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/o/oprahwinfr402113.html
    Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.
    Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/o/oprahwinfr402113.html
    Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.
    Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/o/oprahwinfr402113.html

    Senior Guide 2016-2017

    Senior Guide Class of 2017_TMHS


     

    Senior Events

    Senior Speech Application