Conroe ISD plans graduations at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, May 23-29

Conroe ISD will hold graduation ceremonies for its six high schools through the end of May.

Conroe ISD will hold graduation ceremonies for its six high schools through the end of May.

Graduation ceremonies for seniors at Conroe ISD are scheduled through the last week of May. Graduations will be held at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands, except for Hauke and Caney Creek high schools.

No bags larger than 8.5 inches by 11 inches will be allowed at the events, but clear, NFL-approved bags are allowed, according to event rules posted on the pavilion website.

Air horns, noisemakers and balloons as well as smoking and vaping are prohibited at the events.

Event tickets are distributed to students.

May 23: The Woodlands College Park High School, 7 p.m.
May 24: The Woodlands High School, 7 p.m.
May 25: Hauke High School, noon (held at Conroe High School, 3200 W. Davis St., Conroe)
May 25: Caney Creek High School, 3 p.m. (held at Sam Houston State University Johnson Coliseum, 1964 Bobby K. Marks Drive, Huntsville)
May 28: Oak Ridge High School, 7 p.m.
May 29: Conroe High School, 7 p.m.

Security will be in place at each location, and policies on ticket availability for students varies from school to school, a district official said.

A livestream of each graduation will be available on the district website.
By Vanessa Holt
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.


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