Department of Defense Education Activity

Brussels EHS Graduation Plan 2020

Brussels Graduation Plan

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM — May 26, 2020 — In direct and close coordination with our local military partners, the decision was made to execute the following graduation plans for our 2020 high school seniors. Please feel free to reach out to the DoDEA contact above with any questions or to volunteer.

Where: Zoom Pro Virtual Graduation; Graduate Parade at Brussels American School

When: 1700 on June 6th, 2020

Logistical Details: graduates and their families need Brussels American School access from 1800 until 1920


Order of Ceremony:

  1. Pomp and Circumstance
  2. National Anthems of Belgium and The United States
  3. Welcome and Awards - Principal
  4. Looking Back – Salutatorian
  5. Looking Forward – Valedictorian
  6. Director’s Message – DODEA Director
  7. Introduction of Guest Speaker – Senior Class President
  8. Graduation Address
  9. Thank You – Senior Class President
  10. Presentation of Graduates – Faculty Representative
  11. Presentation of International Flags – Student Body President

At this time, graduates and their families will proceed to Brussels American School for Live Portion of Ceremony in parking lot.

  1. Live Portion of Zoom begins
    1. Turning of the Tassels – Principal and Senior Class President
    2. Cap Toss
    3. Live Portion of Zoom ends
  2. Recessional of Graduates
  3. Ceremony Concluded

Graduates will receive their diplomas in a drive-thru ceremony at the entrance of Brussels American School.

  • Support Needed: Military Police