Cap Guidelines 2022

Graduation Cap Decoration Information

  • PSJA ISD Graduates will be allowed to decorate their cap for graduation. Please know they must comply with the following guidelines: 

    • Only the flat, top area of the mortar board may be decorated. There may be nothing hanging down from any of the sides of the cap. 
    • Make sure items are secured and not falling off
    • Do not use battery operated devices or blinking lights
    • Do not use anything that makes noise

    They should NOT:

    • Contain any business or political advertisement, symbols, abbreviations, initials, words, slogans, patches, or pictures that: Refer to drugs or controlled substances, tobacco, alcohol, or weapons, be of a sexual nature or denote an affiliation with gangs or which advocate drug use, violence, illegal activity, or disruptive behavior which is detrimental to the safety and welfare of other students  
    • Be obscene, profane, or vulgar 
    • Include numbers other than the graduation year 
    • Threaten the safety and welfare of any person  

    Graduation caps will be reviewed and approved in advance of the ceremony. It is appropriate to put the following on your cap.   

    • Thank a parent, grandparent, teacher, friend 
    • Recognize the university you will be attending 
    • Your graduation year
    • Inspirational Quote  
    • Sports/Fine Arts, other extracurricular activities you were part of 
    • COVID-19 symbolic images or phrases 



Last Modified on May 2, 2022