• Senior's Corner

     Welcome to the Class of 2017


    Congratulations! We are quickly approaching the end of your child’s tenure at Tall Oaks High School; hence GRADUATION.   I want to ensure that you are aware of some upcoming events and very important dates. I have listed these important dates and events.  Mark your calendar and plan accordingly.  Also, take a few minutes to review this information with your child/ graduate to ensure that everyone is aware of the necessary timelines, requirements for graduation, and the senior activities: 






    Contact Person

    Thursday, February 09, 2017


    FAFSA Information Night





    FAFSA application on/or before 




    Friday, March 24, 2017


    End of 3rd Quarter




    Monday, April 10, 2017

    Third quarter report cards released



    Monday, April 11, 2017


    CCRD 2 "Career Portfolio Project" - due:   


    Ms. Yeager

    Tuesday, April 18-

    Friday, April 21, 2017

    Spring Break



    Wednesday, April 26, 2017


    2017 Annual Employer-Employee Appreciation Luncheon

    The Camelot by Marriott

    Ms. Yeager

    April 2017  (date TBD)


    College Summit Peer Leaders Awards Celebration Luncheon -

    location TBA

    Ms. Yeager

    Monday, May 8, 2017


    CCRD Work Experience 264 Work and/or Volunteer Hours due  


    Ms. Yeager

    Monday, May 15, 2017

    Valedictorian and Salutatorian Celebration


    Upper Marlboro, Md.

    (Time:  TBD)


    Monday, May 1, 2017

    Fourth Quarter Progress Reports Released (Seniors Only




    Senior Parent Awards Celebration Breakfast

    (Two guest per Senior)


    Tall Oaks

    Multipurpose room

    Ms. Jones



    Senior Final Exams

    Senior Final Exams

    Assigned Classrooms

    Classroom Teachers


    Senior Prom

    Tickets on Sale NOW!


    Ms. Jeffery

    Mrs. N. Rogers

    Class Officers

    Friday, May 26, 2017

    9:00 am sharp

    Graduation Rehearsal

    Class of 2017 Picture Taken

     9:30am sharp

    (MANDATORY rehearsal)

    Your regular School buses are available

    Tall Oaks Multipurpose room

    Dr. McRae

    Ms. Jones

    Ms. Morrow

    Friday, May 26, 2017

    1:00 pm

    Senior Class School Cook Out (For our students and staff only)

    Tall Oaks High School grounds


    Dr. McRae


    Wednesday, May 31, 2017

    1:30 pm

    Class of 2017 Graduation

    Commencement Ceremony


    Northwestern High School

    7000 Adelphi Rd. Hyattsville, MD 20782

    Dr. McRae

    Ms. Jones

    Ms. Morrow

      If you have any questions and or concerns please feel free to contact Ms. Jones (301) 390-0230 or email me at sauntej@pgcps.org.  Thank you in advance and again CONGRATS!


     Dear Parent / Guardian of a TOHS Senior,

    Can you believe that it is your senior year of high school? We have all worked towards this moment. The school year is off to a great start and we want everyone to be as prepared as possible for the upcoming Senior Class events. Each senior will need to pay Senior Dues in order to participate in graduation. While participation in senior events is optional during your senior year, Senior Dues are Mandatory. Below are the available Senior Dues packages and payment schedule for each:

    Package # 1 - $30.00 (taxes included)
    Cap and Gown with Tassel

    Payment due date for Package # 1:
    Payment in full due: Tuesday, November 1, 2016

    Package # 2 - $165.00 (taxes included)
    Cap and Gown with tassel
    Class Shirt
    Class Portrait
    Sitting Fee for Senior Pictures (November 15th, 2016)
    Graduation Photos (photo receiving diploma across stage)
    Senior Class Parent Awards Breakfast

    Payment schedule For Package # 2
    1st installment of $55.00 due Tuesday, November 1, 2016
    2nd installment of $55.00 due Friday, November 18, 2016
    3rd installment of $55.00 due Friday, December 16, 2016
    Yearbook and Prom items / prices are not included in Senior Dues: they are sold separately

    You are more than welcome to pay in full by November 1, 2016. In addition if you need to make payment arrangements please contact Ms. Jones prior to the first payment due date. Absolutely NO check will be accepted. If you have any questions or are interested in volunteering for any future activities, please feel free to email me at sauntej@pgcps.org . We wish to make the Class of 2017’s Senior Year SAFE, MEMORABLE and FUN!

    Class of 2017 additional information