Schools throughout Canyon County have planned graduation and commencement ceremonies this month. Northwest Nazarene University will have the first ceremonies, starting Friday.
Below is a list of Canyon County graduation and commencement ceremonies:
n Northwest Nazarene University will hold baccalaureate and commencement ceremonies Friday and Saturday.
n A baccalaureate service for the College of Arts & Sciences will be 7 p.m. Friday in the NNU Brandt Center.
n NNU’s 101st commencement ceremony is Saturday, held at the NNU Johnson Sports Center.
Separate ceremonies will be held to honor graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences and the College of Adult & Graduate Studies. The College of Arts & Sciences Commencement is at 9:30 a.m., and the College of Adult & Graduate Studies Commencement is at 4 p.m.
Baccalaureate luncheons for the College of Adult & Graduate Studies will take place noon to 3 p.m. at various locations on campus.
The Ford Idaho Center will host seven graduation ceremonies, including:
- CALDWELL HIGH SCHOOL 3:30-4:30 p.m. May 22
- KUNA HIGH SCHOOL 7:30 p.m. May 22
- SKYVIEW HIGH SCHOOL 7:30-9:30 p.m. May 23
- NAMPA HIGH SCHOOL 7:30-9:30 p.m. May 24
- RIDGEVUE HIGH SCHOOL 3:30-4:30 p.m. May 25
- MIDDLETON HIGH SCHOOL 7-9 p.m. May 25
- VALLIVUE HIGH SCHOOL 3:30-4:30 p.m. May 26
- COLUMBIA HIGH SCHOOL 7:30-9:30 p.m. May 26
Several schools elected to hold their graduation ceremonies at the College of Idaho’s Jewett Auditorium:
- CANYON SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL 11 a.m. to noon May 22
- VALLIVUE ACADEMY 4-5 p.m. May 24
- CANYON-OWYHEE SCHOOL SERVICE AGENCY (COSSA) 5 p.m. May 23
Other high school graduation ceremonies include:
- UNION HIGH SCHOOL 7 p.m. May 25 Nampa Civic Center
- THE ATLAS SCHOOL 7-8 p.m. Middleton High School
- NOTUS HIGH SCHOOL 1-2 p.m. May 27 at the high school
- PARMA HIGH SCHOOL Noon to 1:30 p.m. May 27 at the high school
- WILDER HIGH SCHOOL 7 p.m. May 23 at the high school
- IDAHO ARTS CHARTER SCHOOL 6:30-8:30 p.m. June 5 at NNU’s Brandt Center
- MARSING HIGH SCHOOL 6 p.m. May 26 old high school gym
- HOMEDALE HIGH SCHOOL 7 p.m. May 22 high school gym
- INITIAL POINT HIGH SCHOOL 7 p.m. May 25 at Kuna Performing Arts Center
- MELBA HIGH SCHOOL, 7 p.m. May 26 in the high school gym
- GREENLEAF FRIENDS ACADEMY, baccalaureate ceremony 6 p.m. May 27 at Greenleaf Friends Church, commencement 3 p.m. May 28 at Deer Flat Church
- LIBERTY CHARTER SCHOOL, contact 208-466-7952 for information
- VICTORY CHARTER SCHOOL 8 p.m. June 2 at First Church
- NAMPA CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS 7 p.m. May 26 NNU Brandt Center
Other college commencement ceremonies include:
- THE COLLEGE OF WESTERN IDAHO 7-9:30 p.m. May 13 at Taco Bell Arena
- THE COLLEGE OF IDAHO 10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. May 20 at C of I
Nampa school district’s PREP Program will have a graduation ceremony 6:30 p.m. May 31 in the Nampa Little Theatre at Nampa High School.