EPHS Holds 7th Annual ‘Insights Prom’

In Blog, Education on May 16, 2017 by Community Expert Team
EPHS Holds 7th Annual ‘Insights Prom’

Eden Prairie High School’s cafeteria was recently transformed into a prom paradise for its 7th annual Insights Prom.

According to the Sun Current, while prom is often seen as a right of passage for high school students, but for those with special needs the event can be over-stimulating or daunting. Insights Prom was started to give those students the prom experience in a more comfortable environment.

“We pair up—special education students with general education students,” senior Tyra Ericson told the newspaper. “It’s just a chance to experience a school dance with more of a safe environment.”

At this year’s even, more than 70 special education and general education students came together April 22 to enjoy music, dancing and fun.

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