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Commencement Exercises 2022

Close up of a group of student hands holding graduation caps and rolled up diplomas. Text - congratulations graduatesThe Christina School District is pleased to announce its schedule of commencement events taking place in person during June. We want to make sure you know all of the details, so your big day is not only safe but also a success! We look forward to recognizing the achievements of our graduating seniors.

We congratulate all of our outstanding graduates and wish them the best of luck in the future. Please see the full schedule below:

Ceremony Dates

  • June 9, 4 PM - DE Autism Program / Brennen School – Christiana High School Auditorium, 190 Salem Church Rd, Newark, DE
  • June 9, 6 PM - DE School for the Deaf (DSD) - DSD Auditorium, 630 E. Chestnut Hill Rd, Newark, DE
  • June 14, 7 PM - Newark High School – Bob Carpenter Center, 631 S. College Ave, Newark, DE
  • June 15, 7 PM - Glasgow High School – Bob Carpenter Center, 631 S. College Ave, Newark, DE
  • June 16, 7 PM - Christiana High School – Bob Carpenter Center, 631 S. College Ave, Newark, DE
  • June 17, 6 PM - Christina Adult Education & Literacy Program / Groves Adult Education – Glasgow High School Auditorium, 1901 S. College Ave, Newark, DE

Entrance Requirements for Events at the Bob Carpenter Center

  • Tickets Required. All attendees must have a ticket to attend. Each graduate will receive ten (10) tickets to provide to family and friends.  UD has a no re-entry policy. Once your ticket is scanned, you will not be able to re-enter if you leave the arena. Doors open at 6 PM.
  • *Update* COVID-19 Screening No Longer Required.  Due to recent policy changes at the University of Delaware, the UD Health screening is no longer required to attend the commencement ceremonies at the Bob Carpenter Center.
  • Concessions: Concessions will be available during all ceremonies at the Bob Carpenter Center. Outside food and drink are not allowed.
  • *Update* Face Masks: Face masks are not required but are recommended.
  • Prohibited Items: To help make the ceremony enjoyable for all, the following items are not allowed: No helium balloons. No outside food or beverages. No air horns, cowbells or noisemakers. No signs. These items will be confiscated and will NOT be returned. For additional University of Delaware Commencement 2022: What You Need to Know information, please visit 

Watch the Ceremonies Online


Summer Graduation - Important Information

  • Christina School District Graduation (all CSD high schools)
  • Wednesday, August 10, 2022 at 6:00 P.M.
  • Location: Delaware School for the Deaf (DSD) | 630 E. Chestnut Hill Road, Newark, DE 19713


All guests will report to the auditorium. Doors open at 5:30pm.

A security officer will be at the venue all day to ensure no one secures seating before the doors open.