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Prom Guidelines

Guidelines:

  • General Information:
    • Prom Date: March 25, 2017
    • Location: Up the Road-Royal Palm
    • Prom Dues due FEBRUARY 17, 2017. ALL JUNIORS AND SENIORS MUST PAY BY THIS DATE OR WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND PROM.
    • Time: 7:00 PM-11:00 PM
  • Prom Dues: DUE FOR ALL JUNIORS AND SENIORS FEBRUARY 17, 2017.
    • Dues are $100. All Juniors and Seniors that are attending Prom must pay their dues in order to attend.
  • Prom Date
    • See Ms. E. Jones or Ms. L. Elliott for more information.
  • Dress Code
    • Men:
      • This is a Black Tie Affair and students should dress appropriately
      • A Suit or Tuxedo is required
      • Dress Socks and Dress Shoes are Required (No Tennis Shoes)
    • Women:
      • Length of Dress: Finger-tip length- The dress needs to be long enough that if the student’s arms at her side the finger tips are touching fabric
      • Slit of Dress: Finger-tip length- The slit needs to be low enough that if the student’s arms at her side the finger tips are touching fabric
      • NO CUT OUTS of any kind are allowed on the dress even if the cut out is covered with a mesh or see through material
      • Backless Dresses are NOT to go below the waist line or enter the curve of the bottom
      • The V Cut on the top of a dress should NOT extend below the crest
    • Timeframe
      • Prom will be held from 7-11pm
      • Students will arrive from 6:30 to 7:00pm. The doors will be closed and students will not be allowed to enter after 8:30pm.
      • Senior walk will be from 8:30 to 9:00.
      • A Senior class photo may be taken at the end of the Senior Walk
      • Students will NOT be allowed to leave until 10:45.
      • Students are not allowed to leave and Re-enter Prom for ANY REASON

 

  • Pictures
    • Information on Picture Packages will be provided before Prom
    • It is the Students responsible to manage their time and get their picture taken at some point during prom
  • Dancing
    • Dancing needs to be appropriate for a school function
    • If dancing is deemed inappropriate by any chaperone the student will be asked to exit the dance floor
  • Senior Walk
    • Parents are invited to attend the senior walk.
    • We ask that parents dress appropriately and stay in their designated area.
    • Parents will be asked to leave following the senior walk to allow the students to enjoy their prom
  • Chaperone
    • Will include the Teachers and administrators as needed
  • Prom Queen and King
    • Voting
      • As students enter Prom they will receive a ballot with the nominees selected
      • Students will circle one guy for Prom King and one girl for Prom Queen.
      • Only SPHS Juniors and Seniors are allowed to vote
      • The Nominee with the most votes wins
    • Party Favors
      • Students will receive favors chosen by the student prom committee