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8th Grade Promotion

Welcome to our promotion page!
Promotion is an event that celebrates the culmination of our 8th-grade students. It is our hope that the students understand how much we have cherished them as a part of our community and that they return to help us grow our next leaders. As they venture off to high school we send them off with a dance, brunch, & awesome promotion.
Arleen Lemus | Administrator of Secondary Education
Important Dates:
(dates may be subject to change) 

December 6, 2018
Parent Committee Meeting
June 7, 2019
8th grade Dance in the MPR
6pm -9pm
June 12, 2019
8th grade PROMOTION @ Citrus College
5pm start | Students must arrive by 4pm.
Doors open to the public at 4:30pm
June 14, 2019  
8th grade activity & Brunch
Promotion Details:
Venue | Haugh Performing Arts Center at Citrus College
  • The Haugh Performing Arts Center is a 1,400 seat proscenium venue located on the campus of Citrus Community College, in the heart of Southern California's San Gabriel Valley.
  • Everybody will need a ticket to enter the venue. This does include babies! 
  • Every student will be given 9 tickets.
  • There will be a short video shown at the promotion.
Time of Event | 5pm
Doors open at 4:30pm with a 5:00pm starting time. The event will last for about 1.5 hours. 
*Please note that balloons are NOT allowed in the venue. You will be asked to leave them outside. 
Dress Code | 
  • Boys must wear dress pants (khakis are fine) or black jeans and a collared shirt; jackets are optional.
  • Girls are to wear a dress or nice pant outfit. (Girls may wear summer dresses that would be appropriate for an afternoon party. Strapless or one strap dresses are inappropriate for a Junior High ceremony).
  • Dresses with “spaghetti straps” or off-the-shoulder styles or halter-tops, should be worn with a jacket and necklines should not be low-cut (shawls are not acceptable replacements for a jacket).
  • Please, no tuxedos or semi-formal dresses.
  • Blue jeans, shorts and sweat pants are not to be worn.
  • Students are asked to wear clean, neat clothes to the Eighth Grade Promotion and Dance. Clothing is expected to conform to the SJCA Dress Code with the exception that young ladies may wear dresses with shoulder straps provided they are appropriate.
Achievement Awards | Given out at promotion *not limited to
  • Core Subject
  • Specialist
  • Core Value
  • Student of the Year
  • Principal Honor Roll (4.0 – 8th-grade year)
  • Presidential Award (4.0 – 6th thru 8th grade)
  • Attendance Award (K-8)

Thank you to the families of the following students for your generous donation for promotion!
Lauren Pate
Magdalena Rabanal
Jewels Joyal
Promotion Files :