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WHRHS Prom 2017: Students Ready for Junior Semi-Formal

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WARREN, NJ - Prom season has started. On Friday night, the Watchung Hills Regional High School Junior Semi-Formal was held at the Pines Manor in Edison.

 

Promposals and preparations are done and it was time to enjoy a night of pictures, dancing, and most importantly, making memories. 

 

For many parents, the 2017 semi-formal was just another reminder that their juniors will soon be seniors and will be graduating high school. 

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The Watchung Hills Senior Prom will be held on June 8 and on June 22 the same seniors who were seen off to prom will be embarking on the next chapter of their lives when they receive their Watchung Hills Regional High School Class of 2017 diplomas.

 

If you have photos you would like included, of promproposals, pre-prom, during prom, post-prom and any well wishes or quotes, email them to bnemcek@tapinto.net

 

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