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Parent Sponsored Senior Prom


Southwest Senior Class Prom: Starry, Starry Night

The prom is on for the Southwest Senior Class of 2021. The event will be outdoors at the Minneapolis Institute of Art on Saturday, May 22nd, from 7 – 10 pm. Tickets are $50 and grants are available to EVERY STUDENT who needs one. Please contact PTSA Co-Chair Julie Flaskamp at

To allow social distancing, the prom is for Southwest Seniors only. Sorry, no guests from other schools. Tickets will be verified before the dance and students must show ID at the door. Covid precautions will be in place at the event. Masks are to be worn throughout the evening and food will not be served. Students will go home with goody bags of snacks and prizes.

More information can be found in the “About” area of the ticket website. Please visit Tickets are limited due to state guidelines. Ticket sales close on May 10. Buy your ticket today!

Prom is fully funded by ticket sales and donations. Interested in donating? Please visit:


May 22 Schedule of Events

  • 3:30–4:30 Meet your friends at the Walker Sculpture Garden for photos. Even if you don’t want to attend the dance, you are still welcome and encouraged to join us. Will teachers show up in their prom finery? Come and find out!
  • 4:30–6:30 Dinner on your own. Reservations strongly recommended!
  • 7–10 pm Arrive at MIA, enter through 3rd Avenue entrance. Must have ticket and identification to gain entry!

This event has been organized by a parent committee and Student Council. Every effort has been made to make this a safe, inclusive and equitable event for our seniors.