2009: Students at Fairfax High in Los Angeles pass over eight girls to select a gay senior boy as prom
Chanelle, 16, says: "We started to go to Zumba so we could lose weight for prom
and I lost a stone-and-a-half.
The tradition of separate proms
stems from the time when schools in the South became desegregated.
It's also a way to re-live a great high school memory, or maybe re-do a prom
that wasn't so great," Woodard said.
archive gives a comprehensive snapshot of the Proms
, allowing you to reminisce the musical delights and bringing you as close as you can get to the composers and artists who've made the Proms
what it is.
And some girls worry about things like losing weight for the prom
The junior prom
is May 2 and the senior prom
is June 5.
I know that standing up for what I believe may jeopardize my safety," says Justin Daley, who organized the Tracy prom
Thus it was that early last year Rebecca established a dress bank to provide dresses and formal accessories for high school girls anxious to attend prom
and homecoming events, but unable to buy dresses and suitable accouterments.
It's his school's prom
on a Friday night Her prom
is Saturday, but she's decided to go to only one: Saturday morning's track meet and two dances might be too much.
He wanted to attend his graduation prom
with his homosexual partner who did not attend the school.