Prom

8 Duval Schools Cancel Prom Due To Low Interest

Apr 21, 2021
Englewood High School
Duval County Public Schools

At least eight Duval County schools have made the decision to cancel prom after there was a lack of interest in the event.

Courtesy DCPS

Jacksonville’s Mandarin High School has cancelled its senior prom this year after just 44 out of almost 600 seniors purchased tickets during two weeks of online sales. 

Milind Mishra‏ via Twitter

Stanton College Preparatory School administrators apologized this week after students protested fliers they saw as demeaning women. Students raised awareness of the fliers online using the Twitter hashtag, #SCPGoodGirl.