Another Long Island Catholic high school has cancelled its prom. Chaminade, the sister school of the first school - go this fine blog run by a junior at the school to get the details. and student reactions, one of which was, according to blogger...relief! From the letter sent out:
Are we open to an authentic celebration? Of course we are. In the months ahead, we hope the present junior and senior classes will work with us and you to create a celebration consistent witht the past four years at Chaminade high School. However, some may choose to ignore the real issues -- after all "let boys be boys." We will not be a part of that. At Chaminade, we are about creating men of integrity and value. If you want to send the wrong message to your son, do so without us.