On Sunday, January 18th, the annual Snowball dance will be held at Penn High School in the cafeteria and Main Arena from 8pm to 12am. This years theme is Masquerade and masks are recommended to wear to match to the theme. Deans are encouraging students to dress appropriately to this year’s theme. Dancing will be held in the Main Arena and students are required to take off their shoes and coats.

Tickets cost $13 and are on sale until Friday, January 16th.

In order to get into the dance, students bring your student ID and tickets or else you will not be admitted inside. Enter in through Door B. No students will able to enter after 10:00 pm. Once you leave the dance, you are not allowed to return back inside. Food and beverages will be provided in the cafeteria. Students are reminded that food and drinks will not be allowed in the Main Arena.

The school is enforcing a “face-to-face with space” interaction for the dancing portion of the night and NO explicit dancing is allowed. Students will be told to modify their behavior if it is considered inappropriate. If this behavior is continued, they will be asked to leave.


By Kevin McNulty

Kevin McNulty teaches English and Mass Media Studies at Penn High School. He advises the Penn News Network and manages the PNN Studio and news room. For more information, navigate your browser to www.massmediastudies.net.