High School Prom in Central Ohio


Photo: 'GadgetDude' (Flickr)

The boutonnière is one of the mainstays of prom. What other traditions or practices have you been a part of during this grand high school event?


Many of us have the time of our lives, and some of us don’t at our High School Prom. This hour, we’ll talk about Proms in Central Ohio. More on the dance itself, after-prom parties, and LGBTQ students at the prom.


  • Rachel Metzler (Grandview Heights High School Junior Class President)
  • Alec McLaughlin (Canal Winchester Junior Class President)
  • Cathy Devine (Parent of Thomas Worthington High School Student)
  • Jen Gilbride-Brown (Executive Director, Kaleidoscope Youth Center, Inc.)
  • Tanicqua Hamilton (2010 President of Gay Straight Alliance, Beechcroft High School)

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