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Senior Information - Class of 2024

Resources for Graduating Seniors

Graduation Ceremony Information 

Mesa Verde High School is planning an in-person graduation ceremony for the Class of 2024. 

Rehearsal Date: May 30

Rehearsal Time: 10am - 11:30am 

Note: Participation in the graduation rehearsal is required in order to walk in the ceremony.

Graduation Date: May 31

Commencement Time: 8:30am - 10:30am

Location: Mesa Verde High School Stadium 

Senior Cap and Gown 

Graduation Cap & Gown

Graduating Seniors who want to purchase a cap, gown, & tassel


Recommendation Letters 

If you need a Letter of Recommendation from a teacher, school counselor, or Mesa Verde staff member, click HERE for a recommendation worksheet. This will provide the individuals writing your letter with information to make your recommendation letter glow. (Clicking on the link will generate a Google Doc copy. So you should be signed in to your Google Drive. If you would rather have a printable pdf version, click HERE instead)

Graduation Requirements

Below are the requirements for earning a high school diploma from Mesa Verde High School. Students who are unable to meet these requirements should speak with their school counselor about alternative ways to earn their high school diploma outside of Mesa Verde. 

Credit Requirement

Students who have been a Maverick for 4-years must earn a minimum of 280 credits to earn a high school diploma from Mesa Verde HS.

Course Requirement

In addition, Mesa Verde graduates must earn credits for specific core classes

Subject Credits Needed
English 40 credits
World History 10 credits
US History 10 credits
American Government 5 credits
Economics 5 credits
Social Science Elective 5 credits
Mathematics 20 credits
Life Science 10 credits
Physical Science 10 credits
Visual/Performing Arts 10 credits
Physical Education (PE) 20 credits
Health 5 credits
Additional classes 130 credits


Below, you can find links to more important Senior information:

Applying to College (clickable link)

Financial Aid (clickable link)   Graduation Supply Order Page
1. Click HERE
2. Select Mesa Verde High School
3. Scroll ALL the way to the bottom of the order page