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Senior Presentation Information

Senior Presentations 2017-18

To: Grade 12 Students, Parents & Community Members:

Senior Presentations are the highlight and capstone of four years of learning at CHS.

Each senior student presents a paper, a career connection & community connection, and a job shadow experience, in a ten minute presentation in front of a professional panel.  This semi-professional senior presentation is graded and required for graduation.

 This year, senior presentations are scheduled on late start days below:


Mon, May 15

Tue, May 16

Wed, May 17

Thu, May 18

Fri, May 19


Senior Presentations by Appointment 8:00AM- 10:00AM.

Senior Presentations by Appointment 8:00AM- 10:00AM.




There are several student components to senior presentations:

Senior Paper
  •     Completed and passed through English 12

Community Service

  •    20 hours of documented service


Career Research and Job Shadow

  • One day job shadow connected to your career of choice with completed paperwork. 
  • Beginning 2017, students can pick a career, community service,  or project based presentation.  All presented in Senior English.
  • Job Shadow Packet: Job Shadow Packet


Student Senior Presentation

  • 10 minutes min, 15 max, graded with rubric by panel
    • Practice done in English, repeated with Nav advisor
  • Senior Nav advisor officially signs off practice presentation


Outcome of presentation

  • Shared with students by 10:00 AM that day.


Community (adult) contributions to senior presentations include:

·        Volunteer to be on a presentation panel

·        Be a community connection for a job shadow

·        Offer to be a career speaker at CHS

o   Want to volunteer? Click here to submit form:     

 Senior Nav advisor:  Look on students’ Skyward schedule to find the Nav advisor. If you don’t have one, default to your school counselor.

Want to connect with senior Nav teacher? Here’s a list: Senior Nav Advisors Contact Info

Questions or Resources:

Marilyn Haskins; Senior Presentation Coordinator and Scheduler:               360-330-7605 x 6132


Sample Senior Presentation Slide Deck:



A-G grades 10-12: Jim Parker:       

H-O grades 10-12: Matt Whitmire:

P-Z grades 10-12: Deb Everley:                        

Senior Graduation Coordinator: Nikki Brattain: