Senior Class ~ Graduation

Class of 2023

The One hundred forty-third graduating class of

Mount Zion High School


Class Motto:

"Our lives are before us, our pasts are behind us, and our memories are forever within us. Cherish yesterday, live for today, and reach for tomorrow."



Important Upcoming Dates:

May 15, 2023 -

Sr. Class Cap & Gown Photo* @ 9:00AM @ Stadium

Sr. Class Walk @ 9:45AM @ MZE and MZM

Sr. Parade in MZ - 6:00PM  Lineup at Dillard Field at 5:45 PM

May 16, 2023 -

Honors Night @ 7:00PM @ Gym

May 17, 2023 -

Baccalaureate Rehearsal @ 10:00AM @ Kansas Baptist Church

Baccalaureate Service* begins @8:00PM Seniors should arrive by 7:15PM for line up.

May 24, 2023 -

Graduation Practice(Mandatory) 8:00AM in Room 140.

Graduation Ceremony* begins at 8:00PM  Seniors should arrive in Gym @7:00PM for line up.

(In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at the Carroll County School's Performing Arts Center in Carrollton.)

*Full Cap & Gown and graduation attire is required (see below for specific graduation attire)

Dress Code for Graduates:

Male graduates will wear:

  • white button–down dress shirt (long or short sleeved)
  • a long, black tie
  • black dress pants
  • black socks
  • black dress shoes


Female candidates will wear:

  • solid white dress or white skirt and shirt.
  • white dress shoes (may be heels or flats, NO flip flops)

Cap and Gown Information:

Any senior who plans to participate in the graduation ceremonies must pay the graduation fees. Fees include a new cap/gown/tassel, diploma and cover, honor cords, graduation programs, etc. (excludes invitations, class rings, etc.).   The cost is $100.  After March 1, the cost will increase to $125. 


The Scholastic Images Representative will be on campus March 16 @ 9:00 AM to take senior jersey, cap & gown, and letterman jacket orders.  He will also be on campus on March 23 and 24 during the lunch periods to take cap/gown orders.  You may also order online a any time.


Scholaship Images contact information:

Scholastic Images

2955 Horizon Park Drive Suite D

Suwanne, GA 30024

You may also pay online at or mail

~After March 1, 2023, the fee will increase to $125

Graduation Announcements:

MZHS Graduation Invitation

CONGRATULATIONS CLASS OF 2023! We cannot believe how quickly the year has gone by and before you know it, you will be walking across the stage at graduation! Make sure everyone knows how hard you have worked to achieve one of the best moments of your life and announce your graduation with class. Below is the direct link to order your Official Mount Zion High School Personalized Graduation Announcements, so don’t wait.


Not only will your announcements have your official school crest, they will also be personalized with your name in the text just like collegiate announcements. We also created packages to make ordering even easier, but you can always add more to them so no one is left out. Orders will begin to ship directly to your house by mid-March with plenty of time to send them out to all your friends and family members.


PS: A confirmation email will be sent to once you have placed your order. If you do not see it in your inbox, please check your spam folder.

We are so proud of you and honored to celebrate this milestone with you!


Thank you,

Your Herff Jones Team

Rick Shrewsbury, Josh Shrewsbury, Carlos Castillo, Ben Johnson, and Team

Office- (770) 921-9022

4634 Lawrenceville Hwy, Suite B

Lilburn, GA 30047

Senior Class Officers

President ~ Neariah Terrell

Vice President ~ Uriah Acord

Secretary ~ Alicia Williams

Treasurer ~ Jaida Young


2023 Senior Superlatives


Mr. and Miss Mount Zion High School

Preston Denney & Kayley Lepard

Most Likely to Succeed

Nathan Cowart & Neariah Terrell 

Best All Around

Alex Zelaya & Noelle Ledford 

Most Scholastic

Caleb Morse & Reese McGuire 

Most Athletic

Malachi Ackles & Chelsea Hogsed 

Most Spirited

Uriah Acord & Jaida Young 

Most Talented

Justin Ware & Amaria King

Prettiest & Most Handsome

  Aliegha Hutton & Eli Rivers

Most Courteous

  Larry Acosta & Amberly Cannon

Best Personality

Carter Banister & Amelya Smith