How to be Safe on Prom Night!

Some tips to keep you and your date safe

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How to be Safe on Prom Night!

Anna Craig, Staff Reporter

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Prom is a night to remember for most teenage students. However, remember that many students suffer from peer pressure more than usual on this night.  What follows is a list of tips on how you can avoid doing things you don’t want to do or will regret later on prom night.

…if you have to question whether it is safe or not, it probably isn’t …”

  1. Have a safe and reliable driver determined before you leave the house
  2. Have your ID with you
  3. Go to responsible after-parties
  4. Do not show up to prom with anything that is not permitted on school grounds
  5. Have a back-up ride planned just in case
  6. PROTECT yourself:  if you have to question whether it is safe or not, it probably isn’t
  7. Bring an extra pair of shoes/clothes
  8.  Don’t be afraid to call a parent/friend or sibling if you find yourself in a tough spot