The 2018 high school commencement season is set to begin on Tuesday, May 29, and will end on Friday, June 8.  Graduations taking place at DAR Constitution Hall will be streamed live courtesy of DAR, on DAR's website.


MCPS is inviting parents/guardians to submit their favorite graduation snapshots.  Parents/guardians should select the best graduation photo of their children and e-mail it to  Many of the pictures will be posted on the MCPS website.  Parents/guardians and students also can submit via Twitter and Facebook (using hashtag #mcpsgrad).  We will repost some of the photos on our social media pages.


To contribute a photo via e-mail, follow these simple steps:

  • Choose your best horizontal snapshot.
  • Send the photo as a jpeg file (no larger than 4 MB) and e-mail it to
  • Include your child's first name and school name.  (We will not publish last names.)

By submitting a photo, parents/guardians are agreeing to its use for publication on the MCPS website.  If you have questions, contact the Department of Public Information and Web Services at 240-740-2837 or e-mail us at