A milestone event in a young adult’s life, prom night is an occasion high school seniors across the country anxiously anticipate. Prom gives high school students the opportunity to enjoy one last fling with friends and fellow students before they move on to college or enter the workforce.
Prom night has become quite a big deal. Some students put undue pressure on themselves by trying to make prom into the perfect occasion. This can prove stressful. But there are ways to make the best of this noteworthy night without succumbing to stress.
DO attend prom with someone you enjoy being around. Don’t pick a companion simply to have a pretty face accompany you for the evening.
DON’T set your prom night expectations too high. Prom night is a momentous occasion, but it’s important to keep in mind that it’s meant to be a fun night with friends.
DO stick to a budget so you do not overspend on prom night. It can be easy to overspend on prom.
DON’T forget to take plenty of photos and videos to capture the spirit of prom.
Bowman County High School’s prom, held March 28, went off without a hitch despite the high wind gusts that began to wreak havoc on some of the girls’ dresses and hairdos. But the winds calmed and the night persisted.