Graduation Information

When: June 11, 2017

Location:  Ultimate Soccer Arena
                 867 South Blvd. • Pontiac, MI 48341 • (248) 648-7000 

Time: The ceremony begins at 10 a.m. and will last approximately 2 ½ hours.

Each graduate will receive six (6) tickets and one parking pass.
THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL TICKETSStudents who do not need all six tickets may distribute them to other families or turn in extra tickets to the main office.  

PARKING: The parking lot opens at 8 a.m. Parking passes are not required. Parents/guests may park in the main lot or adjacent lots. Shuttles will be available to transport guests to the arena, as needed.
Note: There are no special parking passes for handicapped parking.

Senior Parent Meeting/Graduation Information


April 18, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Dakota auditorium


Meeting PowerPoint

Graduation Information Handout 

Handicap Request Form  (Please email to Dr. Eraqi and Ms. LoPiccolo by June 2)

Cap & Gown & Announcement Information

Cap and gowns and graduation announcements for Dakota High School are ordered through Jostens.


Jostens Website:



Cap and Gown Distribution: June 7 from 12-1:30 p.m. at the Dakota Community Room. 


Late picks ups: June 8 from 8 - 10 a.m. in the main office.