Argyle High School’s Class of 2021 Graduation will be held at 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 18 at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center. The resort and convention center are located at 1501 Gaylord Trail in Grapevine off Highway 26.
Graduation will be held in the TEXAS BALLROOM, located on the third floor of the convention center. Doors will be open for families, friends and guests at 6:30 p.m. and there are no restrictions on capacity and number of guests per graduate.
Please see these important details below regarding the event:
MASKS REQUIRED UPON ENTERING/OPTIONAL IN GRADUATION BALLROOM
Masks are required when entering the Gaylord Texan Convention Center. Masks are optional once inside the Texas Ballroom, where graduation will be held.
SENIORS REPORT TO GAYLORD AT 6:30 PM
AHS seniors are required to arrive at the convention center at 6:30 p.m. and park in the convention center parking garage ($15 parking fee). Seniors are encouraged to carpool to the event and bring all graduation attire. Seniors need to report directly to the Texas Ballroom on the third floor.
WHERE TO PARK - FEE
Parking is located in the convention center parking garage, which is the first left on Convention Center Drive off Gaylord Trail as you enter the property. The convention center area is the first facility on the left. Access to the parking garage is also available at the second left after Convention Center Drive. The parking fee is $15 per vehicle. Pre-pay tables will be set up at the entrance to the Texas Ballroom for guests to pay for garage parking after they enter. Those using this service will receive a parking validation sticker to use when exiting the garage. This will help alleviate long waits when leaving.
DOORS OPEN AT 6:30 PM
Doors to the Texas Ballroom will open for all guests at 6:30 p.m. Seating inside the ballroom is first-come, first-served and the capacity is 3,400.
The graduation ceremony will be carried via live-stream to the Argyle ISD YouTube Channel. Click here to access the channel. The video will be archived and available following the event. The live video will begin at 6:30 p.m. with the playing of the senior slideshow and it will loop until the ceremony begins.
PROJECT GRADUATION REMINDER
Seniors must report to AHS indoor facility at 10:30 p.m. and use the baseball/softball parking lot. Check-in will be held in the indoor facility prior to bus transportation to Project Graduation at Lifetime Fitness in Flower Mound. Students arriving at AHS need to enter from Highway 377 to Cook Street and do not use Harpole entrance (will be closed for buses).