hinkley high school graduate femaleClass of 2022 In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

We are excited to share information about our in-person graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2022! Our goal is to celebrate our students while following current health and safety protocols.

Most APS graduation ceremonies will be held at the Ritchie Center at the University of Denver, 2240 Buchtel Blvd. S, Denver, CO 80210. Please see the dates and times below.

We are incredibly proud of our Class of 2022 and look forward to celebrating them!

Bright Lights Ceremony
APS Professional Learning & Conference Center
15771 E. 1st Ave. 
Monday, April 18 6 p.m.
Rangeview High School Monday, May 23 9 a.m.
Hinkley High School Monday, May 23 2 p.m.
Pickens Technical College Monday, May 23 6 p.m.
Aurora West College Preparatory Academy Tuesday, May 24 9 a.m.
William Smith High School Tuesday, May 24 10 a.m. @ DU Newman Center
Vista PEAK Preparatory
Tuesday, May 24 12 p.m.
Gateway High School Tuesday, May 24

3 p.m.

Aurora Central High School Tuesday, May 24 7 p.m.


Tickets are not needed for admission to the graduation ceremony.

Interpretation Services

Interpretation will be available through APS Language Services team.

Interpretation will be provided at each ceremony. For a list of languages that will be provided at each of the ceremonies, please go to aurorak12.org/languages

Health and Safety Information

All guests of the graduation ceremonies will be expected to follow local health restrictions.

Ceremony Etiquette

Guests should not bring balloons, noise makers or other celebratory items that could negatively impact others from being able to see and hear the entire ceremony. These items should be left in cars or at home.