Are You the Proud Parent of a Graduate?

Whether you've got a preschool grad, a college grad or somewhere in between, brag about the feat on Patch!

Somewhere, Pomp and Circumstance is playing, and someone is struggling to keep that mortarboard in place.

It's graduation season, and whether it's your preschooler moving on to the big K, or your college senior heading out into the real world, you can brag about it on New Lenox Patch.

Announce Your Child's Graduation

First, make sure you're signed in to your free Patch account. Don't have one? Just click "Sign Up" in the upper right corner of this site. Then follow these easy steps:

  1. Go to Patch's announcements page and click "Add an Announcement."
  2. Fill out the required fields and make sure you choose Graduation as the category. 
  3. Upload photos or video of your graduate.
  4. Click "Post My Announcement," and it'll be on the site! 

Send the link to all your friends and family so they can share your proud moment.

Last year's graduation announcements.

Local Graduation Schedule

  • : 7 p.m. Thursday, May 24
  • : 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24
  • : 7 p.m. Friday, May 25
  • : Thursday, May 31
  • : Thursday, May 31
  • : Friday, June 1

Get more graduation news, photo galleries and valedictorian information.

pro streeter May 23, 2012 at 03:08 PM
Shouldn't that headline read "Are you the Proud Parent of a graduate"??? lol!!
Michael Sewall May 23, 2012 at 03:24 PM
It works either way, but I did intend for it to be "proud parent." It's fixed!


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