• East Duplin Senior Class
    East Duplin High School 
    Service. Achievement. Character. 
    Established 1963
    Class of 2021   Graduation Ceremony
    Monday, May 24, 2021  6 pm
    Duplin Events Center, Kenansville, NC
    There will be a Cap & Gown Pickup for seniors on April 22nd in our Fine Arts Building lobby from 10:45 am - 12:00 pm.  For the seniors that have not purchased a cap & gown yet, Josten's will be back on campus on April 29th with a make-up order opportunity.  If you don’t want to wait, you can always go online to Jostens.com to place your order and use either the 22nd or the 29th as a time to pick up your cap & gown. 
    A senior class meeting will be scheduled for sometime in early May. Listen for announcements and check back here for more information.
    A MANDATORY graduation practice will take place on Friday, May 21st at 2 pm at the Duplin Events Center, Kenansville.  Graduation tickets will be available for each senior and be distributed at graduation practice. The number of tickets per senior is still to be determined. More information to come. 
    Dress code information for graduation:
    • Male Attire:  White-collar dress shirt & tie. Dark dress pants- No Khakis or Cargo-type pants
    • Female Attire:  Light blouse and/or light colored dress/skirt that is shorter than the gown and the collar. 
    • Dress shoes of a neutral color.  NO BOOTS, TENNIS SHOES, or FLIP FLOPS/OPEN BACK shoes.
    • You will have to go up and down several stairs.
    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.