Prom

Prom Information

 

Saturday, April 1st 8:00 p.m.-11:30 p.m (you may leave at 11:00 p.m.)

 

  1. Location: Mitchell Center, located on the USA Campus.

 

  1. Line- up for Call-outs: Call-outs will begin promptly at 8:00 p.m.

Arrive no later than 7:30 p.m. Go behind the black curtain to the right of the stage.

Ladies - pick up a 3x5 card from the check-in table.

Gentlemen - remember the call-out number on the card your date has and line up accordingly.

Ladies - keep the card and give to the chaperone as you near the stage.

Ladies: line up, when facing the stage, to the right, in the hallway.

Gentlemen: line up to the left,when facing the stage, in the hallway.

If your date is not from McGill-Toolen, please help him/her in this process.

Dates from other schools may also invite their parents to watch call-outs.

 

The dance with your parents follows call-outs.

On March 29, each couple will receive 4 tickets (singles- 2 tickets) for floor access for the Parent Dance. No one will be admitted onto the floor after call-outs without a ticket!

 

  1. Dress Code: Everyone attending the prom should adhere to the grooming standards set forth in the McT Handbook.

Gentlemen - Tuxedo with dress shoes. Tattoos must be covered. No earrings.

Ladies - Formal dress (appropriate for prom) and dress shoes. Tattoos must be covered.

 

  1. Flowers: These should be arm bouquets (not corsages). The gentlemen generally purchase these for their dates.

 

  1. Tickets: No one, including family members, needs a ticket to enter the prom to watch call-outs. See above for ticket information relative to floor access for Parent Dance.

 

  1. Pictures: 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., at the prom, backstage. In homeroom, you will receive a flyer listing the prices.

 

  1. Favors: These will be given to you during call-outs. We strongly recommend that you give them to your parents to take home. This will reduce the chance of loss or breakage.

 

  1. Programs: These will be available at the door and on the tables and chairs set up for the seniors and their dates.

 

  1. Rules/Behavior: Each senior has the right to enjoy this evening. Please remember this and do not present any problems that could embarrass your date or anyone else’s during call-outs and throughout the duration of the prom. All rules published in the student handbook apply even to those dates who do not attend McGill-Toolen. It is your responsibility to see that you, your date, and any guests are aware of these rules.

In accordance with school policy as well as city ordinance and the Mitchell Center - no smoking or alcohol will be tolerated. Breathalyzers may be used prior to admission.

 

We want each of you to have a great prom. If each one of you makes the effort and has a mature sense of responsibility, prom will be great! For questions, see Mrs. Pritchett or Ms. J. Morgan.