Commencement 2017

Berkshire School looks forward to welcoming our 2017 Commencement Speaker Warren Berger—an innovative expert and international best-selling author. Click here to learn more about Warren Berger.

Prize Night

Prize Night: Thursday, May 25

5:30 p.m.
Prize Night Parent Dinner, Benson Commons

7:30 p.m.
Prize Night Ceremony, Jackman L. Stewart Athletic Center

Following the Prize Night Ceremony, parents and the Berkshire community are invited to enjoy dancing with the New York Players and dessert under the tent on Schappert Field.


Commencement: Friday, May 26

11:00 a.m.
Commencement, Jackman L. Stewart Athletic Center

Parents should arrive by 10:30 a.m., and the ceremony usually takes about an hour and a half. Graduates and their guests are invited to a luncheon under the tent after commencement concludes. As space is limited, we ask that the total number of guests attending the luncheon not exceed eight.

3:00 p.m. Sixth formers and their families depart campus.


Highpoint Pictures will be taking photos of sixth formers at Commencement. A picture of each graduate receiving his or her diploma, as well as each prize winner will be taken. In addition, Highpoint photographers will be available after the ceremony for photos of the graduate with families and friends.

Photographs are typically available within 2-3 weeks. To contact Highpoint Pictures with questions. please call 866-738-5500 or email

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