• East Duplin Senior Class
    East Duplin High School 
    Service. Achievement. Character. 
    Established 1963
    Class of 2021   
    Graduation Ceremony
    Monday, May 24, 2021     6:00 pm
    Duplin Events Center, Kenansville, NC
    Doors will open for guests at 4:30 pm
    mask and screening will be required
    Class of 2021 - Graduating Seniors
    Please be reminded that the MANDATORY graduation practice STARTS at 2 pm on Friday, May 21 at the Duplin Events Center in Kenansville.  Be sure to wear a mask and plan to arrive early, allowing extra time for screening at the door.  All fees owed MUST be cleared, books returned, and school technology devices turned into the Media Center in order to participate in graduation practice.  You DO NOT need to wear your cap & gown to graduation practice but should dress according to the school dress code.  The lottery for extra tickets for the graduation ceremony will be held immediately following graduation practice.  
    If you haven't purchased your cap and gown, go online to Jostens.com to place your order ASAP. You MUST have a cap and gown in order to participate in the graduation ceremony.
    A MANDATORY graduation practice will take place on Friday, May 21st at 2 pm at the Duplin Events Center, Kenansville.  Seniors should plan to arrive BEFORE 2 pm.
    Graduation tickets will be available for each senior and be distributed at the end of graduation practice. Each senior will receive 6 tickets. Students can add their name to the lottery for the possibility to receive extra tickets, if available. 
    See the previous page for link to the lottery form.
    As more information becomes available this page will be updated ~ please check back.  If you have any specific questions or concerns about this year's graduation ceremony, contact Nicole Lane at nlane@duplinschools.net or Jessica Thigpen at jesthigpen@duplinschools.net. Questions about cap & gown should be directed to Alex Barnette at abarnette@duplinschools.net or Josten's directly.