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    Thursday, May 30th, 2024 7pm at ION International Training Center

    Freedom seniors attending the Academies may pick up their Cap & Gown in the Main Office at Freedom High School beginning May 28th.

    Attendance at Freedom's Mandatory Rehearsal on Friday, June 7th from 9AM - 3PM is still REQUIRED to walk during Freedom's graduation on Saturday, June 15th.


    Friday, June 7, 2024 9:00AM - 3:00PM at Freedom High School  

    This is MANDATORY for ALL seniors.  The day includes an awards ceremony, senior luncheon, graduation practice, cap & gown distribution.

    Seniors must report to the Freedom Auditorium by 9:00AM and we should be done by 2:30PM.


    Date: Saturday, June 15, 2024  7:00 PM

    Arrival Time: 6:00 PM - Doors open; Graduates report to the loading dock at 6 PM with caps, gown, tassel, and stoles only. (No phones or personal items)  Parents & guests enter through main doors.  

    Ceremony begins promptly at 7:00 PM - Please allow plenty of time for traffic and parking congestion.  Security will direct you where to park.

    Location: EagleBank Arena, George Mason University, 4500 Patriot Cir, Fairfax, VA 22030  Concessions (food & drinks) will be available for purchase during the ceremony. Please click here for EagleBank Arena Security Policy

    Tickets: Tickets are NOT required for entry. There is NO LIMIT to the number of family members or guests attending.  There is no need to reserve handicap accessible seating.  There is ample same level seating (no stairs) for all elderly or disabled guests.  Please see an EagleBank Arena usher and they will escort you to accessible seating in the arena. 

    Graduate Attire: Dress is business professional.  Shorts, sandals, athletic wear, pajamas, flip-flops, etc… are not appropriate attire.  Please CLICK HERE for the complete guidelines for graduation day attire.  Graduates must leave all personal belongings including keys, cell phones, purses, cameras, etc.. with family members prior to entering the loading dock.  Any personal items attempted to be brought into the ceremony, including cell phones, will be collected prior to the ceremony, labeled, bagged and returned to graduates at the end of the ceremony.  This will delay their exit from the ceremony.

    Honor Cords/Stoles: Seniors should contact their honor society or club sponsor to make arrangements to pick up honor cords/stoles by the end of the day, Friday June 7th.  Only school-provided, nationally recognized, stoles supplied by a Freedom faculty sponsor are allowed.

    Professional Photographer: Victor O'Neill Studios will be taking photos of the graduation ceremony, including photos of the seniors crossing the stage. Photos will be available 72 hours after the graduation date. Visit https://my.photoday.com/gallery/eaglesgrad24 to purchase photos.

    Questions? Email Victor O'Neill Studios at graduation@vosphoto.com  

    Live Streaming: The ceremony will be live-streamed for those who cannot attend in person.  The ceremony will be professionally recorded, edited and available for purchase.  A copy of the graduation video will be available for order. Check the back of the program or this site for more information on ordering after graduation.

    Live Graduation Ceremony Streaming Link: Click Here Link will be active around 6:30 PM on Saturday, June 15th


    Chromebooks & Chargers

    All devices must be returned no later than June 6th 3PM

    Senior Calendar - Class of 2024

    Please note: All events are held at Freedom, unless otherwise noted. Additional events may be added. All dates and times are subject to change.

    • Sept    7            College Application Information Night 7 PM
    • Sept    14          Herff Jones - Senior Supplier 5PM- 8PM
    • Sept    24          LCPS College Fair 3 - 5 PM @ Independence HS
    • Oct     6            Freedom Parade 5:30 PM - 7PM
    • Oct     7            Homecoming Dance 8 PM - 11 PM
    • Oct     17          Senior Sponsored Inova Blood Drive (students/staff 16 yrs and over)
    • Oct     18          Senior College, Career, and Service Workshop Day
    • Oct     30-31     Senior Portrait Session #3
    • Nov    9-10       Senior Portrait Make-Up Days 
    • Nov    16          FAFSA 101 Night 7 PM @ Lightridge HS  (NEW DATE)
    • Dec     7            FAFSA Completion Night 7 PM @ Freedom HS
    • Feb     6            Senior Sponsored Inova Blood Drive (students/staff 16 yrs and over)
    • Mar    8            Senior vs. Staff Basketball Showdown (Advisory)
    • Apr     27          Prom 8 PM - 11 PM
    • Apr 29 - May 3 Senior Week Festivities! (check Insta page for details)
    • May    6-17       AP Exam Testing
    • May    20          Capstone Begins
    • June    3            Senior Class Field Trip - Hershey Park 8 AM - 11 PM
    • June    5-6         Capstone Presentations 10 AM - 3 PM
    • June    6            Seniors Official Last Day of School (ALL Chromebooks & Chargers MUST be returned by today)
    • June    6            Senior Sunset 7:30 PM Pizza, Kona Ice Truck, Games, Music and Friends
    • June    7            Mandatory Senior Day 9 AM - 3 PM

     Awards Assembly, Graduation Rehearsal, Luncheon & Gown Distribution

    • June    11          Senior Scholarship Night 7 PM
    • June    14          Last Day of School (Grades 9-11)
    • June    15          Graduation 7 PM Eagle Bank Arena, George Mason University, Fairfax



    President – Joey Arzaga

    VP Layla Ginty

    Secretary – Eva Walters

    Treasurer – Wayne Williams

    Historian  Lucero Salgado 

    Class Sponsor Regina Greer 


    Stay Connected

    Instagram: @fhsclass2024

    Remind (Text Messaging):Text @freedom24 to 81010

    Senior Parents Facebook Group (unofficial, not an LCPS site) - Freedom High School (South Riding) Class of 2024 - Parents Only

Last Modified on May 20, 2024