Burke County High School Class of 2023 Graduation Ceremony 

Friday, May 26, 2023, at 6:00 PM 

Burke County High School Football Field

    • Graduates and escorts should be in their designated seat/area inside the Burke Co. High Auditorium NO LATER THAN 4:45 PM. Friday, May 26, 2023.

The front gate of Burke Co. High School will be closed at 4:45 PM

*Graduates and escorts must ride in the same vehicle to claim their designated parking spot. 

    • Parking will not be allowed on the “bypass” (Burke Veterans Pkwy).
  • Graduation begins promptly at 6 PM. All guests with tickets must be seated by 5:45 PM.
  • Adequate parking is available within the Burke County Public School complex. Signs will be posted in key spots to provide directions.

  • The parking lots at Burke Co. High, Burke Co. Middle, Waynesboro Primary, and Blakeney Elementary may be used for Graduation Parking. You may access graduation parking from:

  • GA-24 (Liberty St.) by turning at the Burke Co. Library traffic light (GPS Address 356 Southside Dr., Waynesboro, GA 30830).
  • Turn off the bypass (Burke Veterans Pkwy) onto Olympic Drive, located between the Family Y and Burke Co. Recreation Department. 
  • For safety, parking will not be allowed on the bypass.

  • Handicap parking will be available only to those with proper handicapped vehicle identification. Handicap parking will be located in the student parking lot at Burke Co. High School. 
  • There will not be shuttle bus services for the general public the night of graduation, so it is recommended to wear comfortable shoes for walking from your parking spot to the Burke County High School football stadium. However, there will be shuttle bus services provided for handicapped individuals. 
  • The Class of 2023 Burke County High School Graduation Ceremony will be broadcasted live on the Burke County High School Official Broadcasting youtube channel, @bchsbroadcasting1200

More details, such as dress requirements can be found on our district website at