The cat (or should we say the panther?) is out of the bag! This year’s prom theme is Glitz and Glamour: A Night at Gatsby’s, and we couldn’t be more excited! Even though there’s plenty of time before the event, here’s some important details to get you just as stoked as we are.

Important Details for Prom 2016: A Night at Gatsby’s

  • May 14, 7 – 11 p.m. at the Windemere Hotel in Mesa, located at 5750 E. Main St.
  • Open to all 9– 12th grade Primavera Online High School students and guests under the age of 21
  • Students can bring up to three guests, who must also be in at least the ninth grade and under the age of 21
  • Tickets cost $30 and must be purchased by May 11. Purchase yours HERE.
  • All attendees, Primavera students and guests, must have a purchased ticket and fill out a permission slip by May 11. As a reminder, there will be no physical tickets. Once you’ve purchased yours online, we will have your name added to the list!
  • A form of identification, such as a driver’s license or student ID,  will be required to enter
  • Attire is formal, and we encourage you to incorporate Gatsby themed accessories! Just be sure to keep it school appropriate.

What’s Happening at Gatsby’s

Come join us at Gatsby’s manor (AKA the Windemere Hotel) and live in the Roaring ’20s for a night! There will be food, games and a glamorous, glitzy photo booth complete with props including hats, fluffy boas, sunglasses, signs and more! And of course, what would a prom be without dancing? We will have a DJ with live music and a dance off with a prize for the winner, along with prizes for students who best wear the Gatsby theme.

Did someone say food?

Don’t worry; we wouldn’t leave you hungry on your big night! There will be several goodies to enjoy at prom like water, iced tea and raspberry lemonade, along with delectable chocolate dipped strawberries and other desserts. Plus, nearby restaurants will be offering  discount just to Primavera students the night of prom. A list of participating restaurants will be provided soon, so stay tuned!

A Few More Important Items…

All students and guests who attend must be under 21, purchase a ticket and fill out a permission form. Click HERE to download the form, print it, fill it out and email to [email protected] OR mail to:

Primavera Online High School
Attn: Ron Campton
2471 N. Arizona Ave
Chandler, AZ 85225

All tickets must be purchased and permissions forms received by Wednesday, May 11 in order for students and their guests to attend. Keep an eye on our Facebook page over the next few months for a chance to win a set of prom tickets through one of our contests!

The following items are prohibited:

  • No outside food or beverages (including alcoholic and non-alcoholic) will be allowed
  • No weapons of any kind (including knives)
  • No illegal drugs or substances
  • No fireworks or pyrotechnics
  • No animals, except service animals assisting those with disabilities
  • No noisemakers, bullhorns or air horns
  • No tobacco products of any kind

Decorations for the A Night at Gatsby’s will be provided by the Art Club. If you’re interested in helping out, email [email protected].

So get excited, ‘Dahlings.’ You’re invited to A Night at Gatsby’s, the biggest event of the year!

  • Are you planning on attending prom? Share with us in the comments below!