NEW ORLEANS — The New Orleans Military and Maritime Academy (NOMMA), an “A” rated, open admissions public charter 8-12 high school adjacent to the Marine Forces Reserve national headquarters in Federal City in Algiers, will hold its Graduation Ceremony for the Class of 2021 over a two-day period to honor its 155 graduating cadets.
WHEN: FRIDAY, May 21, 2 to 6 p.m.
SATURDAY, MAY 22, 9 a.m. to. 4 p.m.
WHERE: 425 O’Bannon Street in Federal City, Algiers
WHY: Recognizing continuing COVID restrictions on group events, the celebration will be a drive-through diploma ceremony with graduating seniors in their cap and gowns exiting each vehicle to receive their diplomas. The festivities will include graduation pomp and circumstance with decorated vehicles, balloons and professional photographs. Each graduate will be given a one-hour time frame to receive their diploma under the NOMMA pavilion and take a professional photograph.