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Wed May 1, 2013
High Schoolers Show Up For Prom On Wrong Night
RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:
Good morning, I'm Renee Montagne.
Prom is the high school highlight for many teens. But maybe not for 400 students from Bloomington High here in Southern California, who showed up for their prom a week early. The invitations had the wrong date. Faced with students in gowns and rented tuxes, the venue managed a makeshift party complete with DJ and chicken strips. One mother wasn't impressed. Those chicken strips, she said, were the most expensive the kids would ever eat.
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