Class of 2021 Graduation
Date & Time
Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 11:00 AM
High School for Law Enforcement 2021 Commencement Ceremony will take place INDOORS, Thursday, June 24, 2021, at the NYPD Training Academy, 130-30 28th Ave, Queens, NY 11354. The ceremony will begin promptly at 11:00 AM. Graduates will be bused from the school to the Academy. Graduates will be responsible for securing transportation home after the ceremony. Graduates must meet at the school, 116-25 Guy R. Brewer Boulevard, no later than 7:00 AM. Ticket holders will begin entering the NYPD Training Academy at 9:00 AM. Limited FREE parking will be provided, see here for parking information. Graduates who miss the bus or choose to not ride the bus must arrive at NYPD Training Academy by 7:30 AM (entrance for the graduates ONLY is across from 28-66 College Boulevard, College Point, NY). Masks must be worn on the bus.
Two Tickets per Graduate
Due to Covid Restrictions, graduates will receive two tickets only. The event will be live-streamed for family and friends to participate in real-time. Photo Identification is required for entrance. Ticket Holders can register for their tickets here. The deadline to register for tickets is June 16, 2021. Once you have completed the form and the graduation status of the graduate has been confirmed, please allow up to 24 hours to receive the confirmation email and QR code which you will need for entry. Emails may land in your clutter or spam folders. If you have any questions please email Miss Thompson KThompson21@schools.nyc.gov.
Full Vaccination OR Negative Covid Test
Ticket holders AND Graduates must present proof of full vaccination (second shot no later than June 10, 2021) or a negative Covid Test (taken no earlier than June 21, 2021) in order to enter the NYPD Training Academy. Masks must be worn. We have partnered with Inspire Diagnostics to provide at-home testing and on-site testing for graduates and guests. Click here to order an at-home Covid Test Kit. On-site testing will be offered by appointment only at the school building (116-25 Guy R. Brewer Boulevard Jamaica, NY 11434) on Monday, June 21, 2021, and Tuesday, June 22, 2021, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Click here to schedule an appointment for onsite testing. Once you have scheduled your appointment please complete the Pre-Registration. Graduates under 18 will need parental consent to be tested at the school building. Here is the Consent Form.