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Would you let your sophmore go to junior prom?

My son is a sophomore, but his 2 best friends are juniors, all 3 have girlfriends my sons gf is also a sophomore, but they all want to go to the prom together. I said no after prom parties and they said they will just go to the school party. None of them drive so will probably all pitch in on a limo or more likely knowing them have parents drive them. Ok I say no problem, they are going to "officially switch boyfriends" so DS and his GF can go. Hubby however says they should just wait for their own prom, but agrees that if a junior girl asked him he could go with her! I side with the kids- a junior girl did ask him, it's just his best friends' girlfriend! LOL

Please just opinions on the ? not a lecture about teens not being old enough to date....

BTW these 6 do everything together lately, they really only group date


Asked by goaliemom93 at 5:15 PM on Feb. 27, 2009 in Teens (13-17)

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Answers (23)
  • yes ,If you know he is a good kid,and you trust him,why not let him go?they are only young once.Tel dad to quit being a stick in the mud, lol

    Answer by Val504 at 8:51 PM on Feb. 28, 2009

  • I went to a Senior prom as a Sophomore. I don't think there is anything wrong with it. I would def not let them go to after parties. I would let him go and have a good time.

    Answer by coala at 5:18 PM on Feb. 27, 2009

  • Id let him go. My dd went to prom all 4 yrs.

    Answer by gemgem at 5:19 PM on Feb. 27, 2009

  • I would let him go too. I went to prom as a sophomore too.

    Answer by Samanthasmom210 at 5:20 PM on Feb. 27, 2009

  • I would let them go, but No after parties

    Answer by midnightmoma at 5:21 PM on Feb. 27, 2009

  • Oh why not? They are only in high school for a short time and this sounds like a strong bond between friends. Who cares if it raises a few will give them something to talk about for years :)

    Answer by MomShawn70 at 5:22 PM on Feb. 27, 2009

  • I went to 2 proms when I was a sophmore, I don't see a problem with it.

    Answer by summerleigh at 5:23 PM on Feb. 27, 2009

  • YES! I would be sooo mad if my mother wouldn't let me go.

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:28 PM on Feb. 27, 2009

  • I went to the prom all 4 years of highschool. I behaved myself. I'd let him go mom.

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:28 PM on Feb. 27, 2009

  • i went to 4 proms, on as a freshman

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:29 PM on Feb. 27, 2009