Need the perfect graduation song for a preschool or kindergarten celebration? These songs are for little ones to sing on the big day!
Every school year children learn so much, and each school or program has a unique way of celebrating that. These songs are not only good for schools that do graduation but also for programs that are just coming to a close and want to provide a closing celebration with parents and loved ones.
Graduation songs are a fun way to encourage children to practice following directions, learn music, and to express the arts! I have one child who was born for the stage and another who gets stage fright, and both are normal. The fun bloopers in the middle of the graduation songs are some of the best parts and let their personalities shine!
Graduation songs are also perfect for slideshows. If you plan on putting some pictures together for a slide show, that is always a best-loved idea and gift for the end of the year. Here are some end of the year songs and slideshow songs that will help make your slideshow extra special and enjoyable!
If you’re looking for graduation certificates or class awards, I’ve got you covered in my TPT shop.
Graduation Songs for Preschool and Kindergarten
Thank You Song by Patty Shukla
This “thank you” song is too sweet, and there are even some tutorials on it if you go to the Youtube channel! It includes some super simple sign language.
May There Always Be Sunshine by Dr. Jean
A sweet song sung to a familiar melody that’s perfect for graduation from Dr. Jean.
What I Am by Sesame Street with Will.i.am
“There’s only one me, I am it! Have a dream – I’ll follow it. It’s up to me to try!” So good!
One Small Voice by Jack Hartmann
One of our favorite songs for graduation is One Small Voice. This one also includes sign language! Jump to 2 minutes to see the actual song performed.
Boom Chicka Boom by The Learning Station
A fun call-and-response song! Great for little ones who maybe can’t memorize a lot of words. Super upbeat and fun!
Can’t Stop The Feeling – Graduation Parody
A very familiar song (we see you, Trolls!) with new words just for graduation! Just replace the word “Mila” with your school or program name. Your kids will love it!
Easy Goodbye Song by Dream English Kids
The title says it all – it doesn’t get much easier than this!! Super basic signs included.
Graduation Day from Little Story Bug
Graduation words set to the tune of Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star. So sweet!
I’m B-I-G by Wayne Potash
This upbeat song takes you through many years of a young child’s life. “Look at me, I’ve grown some more! B-I-G, I’m big!!” Cue the tissues!
We’re Moving Up by The Orchard Enterprises
A fun preschool graduation song that you can find on Amazon! “We just can’t wait for kindergarten!”
First Grade, First Grade by Centennial Sings
A great kindergarten graduation song set to the classic “New York, New York.”
Preschool Graduation Song by Young Music Company
A great “thank you” song. Change out “Patti’s Preschool” for whatever is appropriate for your class.
Good Luck, Goodbye by Bubble Education
A generic “moving on” song that works well for graduation at any age!
Time To Say Goodbye by Dr. Jean
A foot-stompin’, hand-slappin’ goodbye song!
Goodbye, School Song for Kids by Dream English Kids
Say goodbye to your friends, teachers, and school in this fun song!
Graduation Day by Freddy Shoehorn
A kindergarten graduation song with lyrics. Talks about all the amazing things they learned that year!
ABC You Later by Sing to Learn
A super creative goodbye song that uses sign language and rhyming words!
And don’t forget about the graduation certificates and class awards!
We love sharing great songs here on Preschool Inspirations, and here are some others that we have:
Start and End your Day with Music!
Circle Time Songs
Music and Movement Songs
- Pumpkin and Halloween Songs for Kids
- Thanksgiving Songs for Kids
- Christmas Songs for Kids
- Winter Songs for Kids