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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Things You Need to Know

FAQ: FAQ

WHAT IS THE PRIOR LAKE SENIOR GRADUATION CELEBRATION?

The Prior Lake Senior Graduation Celebration is a party celebrating YOU.  This year the party will be held at Valleyfair providing a fun and safe environment for new PLHS graduates to celebrate with their classmates. This event is planned by parent volunteers from the senior class, and will be chaperoned by senior parents as well, to ensure everyone in attendance has fun and makes wise decisions.

WHO IS INVITED TO THE CELEBRATION?

All students receiving a PLHS Diploma.

The party is for all students who receive a Prior Lake High School diploma this year from Prior Lake High School or Bridges Area Learning Center. If you are questioning if you can attend, please email plhssrlockin@gmail.com and ask.

WHAT IF MY SENIOR DOESN'T LIKE VALLEYFAIR?

Not to worry! There will be lots of other activities to keep them entertained, ideas include a hypnotist, magicians, card games and more!

CAN YOU EXPLAIN THE COST OF THE REGISTRATION FEE?

The $75 early bird registration covers everything needed for the night, and includes the following:
Admission fee

  • Food

  • Beverages

  • Entertainment

  • Prizes

  • (please note that students must provide their own transportation to and from this event)

ARE THERE OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS TO GET A DISCOUNTED RATE?

Yes. The early bird registration discount saves at least $20. We have held steady at the $75 for almost a decade.

  • We are always looking for new ideas for fundraising!

  • If there are financial needs, the student or their parent may connect with their high school counselor who will then contact the Lock-In Chair to make arrangements. We have many gracious donors who have specifically donated toward scholarships, and no student will be turned down due to a financial need.

HOW DO I SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER FOR THE GRADUATION PARTY?

There will be communication sent via email, Facebook, and through this website.  Please email plhssrlockin@gmail.com as well to help.  

We know your senior will enjoy this because...

IF MY CHILD HAS A DISABILITY, DIETARY NEEDS, or OTHER SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS...WHAT SHOULD I DO?

All PLHS seniors receiving a diploma can attend the celebration. We want everyone to attend! Please email us if you have questions and we will do our best to meet those needs.

WHAT RIDES AND ATTRACTIONS ARE AVAILABLE?

​PLHS Seniors will have access to the

Route 76 area and some of Valleyfair's most popular rides.

  • RipCord

  • Carousel

  • Delirious

  • Flying Eagles

  • North Star

  • Northern Lights

  • Scrambler

  • Steel Venom

  • Tilter

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