Important Dates

Important Dates For CHEM’s 2024 Ceremony

Ceremony on Saturday, June 8th, 2024, 2:00 PM, NorthRidge Church in Brighton, MI

NorthRidge Church, Brighton Campus, 7555 Brighton Road, Brighton , MI 48116

“There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens.”

Ecclesiastes 3:1

The price for participation is based upon venue rental, programs, speaker fees, sound technician fees, photographer fees and any other fees that are required. The cost is $165 per family to cover the costs involved in the ceremony. Caps/gowns/diplomas are ordered by each family independently and will cost approximately $75.00 in addition to the CHEM Participation Fee. If the ceremony is cancelled, a refund will be issued by CHEM Graduation for the Participation Fee minus the $25 deposit. CHEM Graduation cannot issue refunds for the cap/gown/diploma orders that are placed with
A reception will follow immediately after the ceremony.
  • January 20, 2024 Parent Meeting/$25 Deposits Due

    CHEM Informational Parent Meeting

    10AM to 11AM in Rooms 2220 & 2221

    NorthRidge Church in Plymouth

    Located at Ridge and N. Territorial

  • February 29, 2024 Registration Closes

    Confirm your decision to participate in CHEM 2024. Deposit of $25 is due by this date. Email Maribeth Schmidt at with questions.

  • February 29, 2024 Last Chance for Deposit of $25

    Either mail your deposit or make arrangements to hold your spot. Deposit of $25 is Not Refundable after April 1st, 2024.

  • March 28, 2024 Cap/Gown/Diploma Order Deadline

    March 2024: Place online group order for caps/gowns/diplomas. There will be discounts offered for ordering by certain dates. Details will be announced.

    Cap, Gown, Tassel, Diploma and Announcement orders are done through Announcement orders are optional. Caps and gowns are required. Ladies wear white and gentlemen wear purple.

    Order to be placed by March, 28th, 2024, to ensure that supplies are on hand, inspected, and able to deal with exchanges.

  • April 5, 2024 Program Information and Senior Pictures are Due

    Graduate Bible Verses, Gratitude Statements and Academic Awards/Honors must be turned in via email.
    Submit Senior Pictures and Baby/Toddler Pictures.

  • May 2, 2024 7PM – Final Payments Due – Mandatory Parent and Graduate Meeting

    Thursday, May 2nd, 2024, at 7PM

    Location: NorthRidge Brighton Campus

    Mandatory CHEM Parent and Graduate Meeting

    Turn in Pictures, Pay Final Balances, Discuss final details for ceremony

  • June 7, 2024 Graduation Rehearsal

    CHEM Graduation Rehearsal 7PM to 9PM

    Friday, June 7th, 2024

    NorthRidge Brighton Campus

    7555 Brighton Rd, Brighton MI 48116

  • June 8, 2024 Saturday – Graduation Day!

    NorthRidge Church Brighton

    7555 Brighton Rd, Brighton, MI 48116

    Ceremony begins at 2PM

    Cake and cookie reception immediately following

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