The 2019 high school commencement season continued Monday night when the first Cobb County school, Cobb Horizon High School, held its diploma ceremonies in the Lassiter High School concert hall.

Cobb Horizon High School is designed to help students in need of a different path to obtain enough credits to earn a high school diploma and opened during the 2018-19 school year as a result of the merger of Oakwood Digital Academy and the Cobb Performance Learning Center, the district’s two alternative high schools.

More than 8,000 seniors from Cobb’s 17 high schools will graduate between Monday and Saturday.

Unless noted otherwise, all graduation ceremonies will be held at the Kennesaw State University Convocation Center, located at 590 Cobb Ave. in Kennesaw.

♦ Tuesday – Kell High School, 3:30 p.m.; and South Cobb High School, 7: 30 p.m.

♦ Wednesday – Osborne High School, 3:30 p.m.; Wheeler High School at 6:30 p.m. in the Wheeler gymnasium, 375 Holt Road NE, Marietta; Pebblebrook High School, 7:30 p.m.

♦ Thursday – McEachern High School, 9 a.m. at Cantrell Stadium on campus, 2400 New MacLand Road, Powder Springs; North Cobb High School, 10 a.m.; Lassiter High School, 2:30 p.m.; Hillgrove High School, 7 p.m.

♦ Frida♦ y – Allatoona High School, 9 a.m. at Allatoona Stadium, 3300 Dallas Acworth Highway NW, Acworth; Walton High School, 10 a.m.; Harrison High School, 2:30 p.m.; Pope High School, 7 p.m.

♦ Saturday – Campbell High School, 10 a.m.; Kennesaw Mountain High School, 2:30 p.m.; Sprayberry High School, 7 p.m.

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Meanwhile, Marietta High School’s graduates will walk on Saturday at 9 a.m. at Northcutt Stadium, 121 Winn St. in Marietta.

Private Schools in Cobb County held ceremonies last weekend.


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