Students will be arriving to the Ritchie Center by bus. Please see each school's website for details regarding drop off time and location.
Please see the map below (click on the image to enlarge) marking the available FREE parking for Guests. These lots are marked in Green and are Lots C, 314, 103, 108, L and T. Additionally, ADA parking is available in Lots 311 and 401.
* It is advised you plan to arrive and park no sooner than 1.5 hours before the event. This allows time for the prior ceremony to end and guests to get to their cars and depart.
Doors will open one hour prior to the event.
Reserving large number of seats is prohibited and will be enforced by event security. There is ample seating available for all guests.
Littleton Public Schools is pleased to announce that, beginning with the Class of 2019, Arapahoe High School, Heritage High School and Littleton High School will hold their graduation ceremonies at the Ritchie Center on the University of Denver campus. Each LPS high school will participate in separate graduation ceremonies, held at different times, on Saturday, May 25, 2019.
The decision to move to a Saturday graduation indoors follows a year of conversation and inquiry. Many school districts choose to hold graduation ceremonies indoors on a Saturday because they share similar concerns. Concerns in LPS include annual worries that rain and lightning could force graduation to move inside a high school gym, severely limiting the number of family members who could attend; lack of adequate parking at the LPS Stadium; over-capacity crowds; and safety.
Moving graduation to a large, indoor venue on a Saturday offers many benefits to families:
Each high school will provide additional details for the Class of 2019 as they become available.