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Cutting a Rug at the Senior Prom!

Rae DeSanctis and Roberta Wyrick have the time of their lives dancing at the 15th annual Senior Citizen Prom at Mahopac High School on Sunday, Nov. 20. Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
Barbara and Guido Boniello were always on the dance floor. Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
John Dai and Kate Rustom were completely in sync. Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
Almost everyone got on the dance floor for “The Electric Slide.” Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
Tilly Sposato and Fritz Kaleja Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
Linda Morbito and Camille Basile Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
Katie Miller and Katie Yurish were amoung the many volunteers from the Student Athletic Council, which puts this dance on every year. Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
Mahopac High School’s Jazz Band 1 performed many swing numbers to get the seniors up and dancing. Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
Cooper Aquilino, who is in Jazz Band 1, gets a chance to dance with his grandmother, Carol Ortiz. Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
Ben Haight on the sax Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall
The band’s trumpet section lights up the room. Credits: Tabitha Pearson Marshall

MAHOPAC, N.Y.— The 15th annual Senior Citizen Prom came to Mahopac High School on Sunday afternoon, Nov. 20, and seniors from all over the region came to hit the dance floor and enjoy a catered meal, some fellowship and good times.

The event is sponsored by the school’s Student Athletic Council, which raised money throughout the school year to help put on the event. Music was provided by the MHS Jazz Band and a DJ.

This year’s prom theme was “America” and the decorations throughout the MHS gym reflected that with plenty of American flags and red, white and blue. School Superintendent Dr. Dennis Creedon said that it was appropriate to give thanks to our seniors citizens.

“None of us would be here without our seniors,” he said.

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