SHS Graduation Exercises

  •  If you have questions about the content, please contact the office at (701) 356-2160.

    Practice for Graduation Commencement Ceremony: Friday, June 1; 10:00am.  Arrive by 9:45am!

    • Scheels Arena: 5225 31st Avenue S, Fargo ND
    • All graduating seniors are required to attend practice on Friday to participate in the ceremony on Sunday.
    • The only exceptions are students qualifying for a spring sport event IF their event conflicts with the time. Those students will need to have a stand-in for practice. When you know this information, fill out a form in the office with the name and phone number of the stand in. No other exceptions will be made.

    Graduation Commencement Ceremony: Sunday, June 3, 4:00PM. We will be providing transportation from SHS.  Seniors need to be at Sheyenne at 2:45.  Busses will depart at 3:00.

    • Scheels Arena: 5225 31st Avenue S, Fargo ND
    • All students must have a cap and gown to participate in the ceremony
    • Congratulations to commencement speakers!
    • Class speakers:  Tejas Bajwa & Jackson Haug
    • Class colors: Blue & Orange
    • Class motto: We're all in this together

    Post Grad Party: Sunday, June 3, 10:00PM

    • NDSU's Memorial Union.  Seniors will be bussed from Sheyenne.  The busses will be leaving at 10:00pm.
    • Admission is $10.00 per person. Games, food, hypnotist show, prizes!
    • Watch for more information as the event gets closer.

The Venue

  • The commencement ceremony will be held at Scheels Arena on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 4:00PM.

    Scheels Arena
    5225 31st Ave S
    Fargo, ND 58104

Directions & Parking

  • Scheels Arena staff recommends that traffic enters the parking lot from Veterans Blvd to avoid congestion on 32nd Avenue. Maps and Directions


  • General seating is free and open to the general public. Suites are not available unless the Arena receives notification from the suite owner. Questions? Contact (701) 356-7656.


  • The Concessions Express Stand will be open to the public at 12:00PM.


  • No guests will be allowed on the floor of the arena during the graduation ceremony. Scherling Photography of Fargo, North Dakota serves as the district's official photographer for graduation ceremonies. Following commencement, Scherling provides photographs for order at Families are able to purchase the professional photographs for a small fee.