prom planning

5 Hot Trends For Prom 2017

It’s time to start thinking about Prom 2017! To make planning easier for you, we’ve compiled a list of 5 hot Prom trends for this year. Choose one of these fun ideas, or use them as a jumping off point to create your perfect Prom experience. Prom Trend #1: Destination Themes Destination themes have always  Continue Reading »

6 Tips to Help You Dive Under the Sea for Prom Night!

Ever since that cute little crab sang “Under the Sea” in one of the most beloved animated movies, underwater Prom themes have been very popular. Life is definitely the bubbles, especially on Prom night, where your imagination and ingenuity can create an incredible underwater Prom paradise. Just keep swimming through these six tips to make  Continue Reading »

How to Get the Most Out of Your Prom Budget

Creating a budget for Prom and sticking to it can be challenge for a lot of high schools. Between decorations, invitations, and favors, there are lots of little things your Prom budget needs to cover. We’ve put together a quick list of ways you can stretch your Prom dollars and still give your students an  Continue Reading »

29 Tips for Planning an After-Prom Party

Prom night is one of the most special, fun, and memorable nights of a teenager’s high school experience. Keep the fun going all night, even after Prom officially ends, with an equally exciting and memorable after-Prom party. Typically organized by teachers and parent volunteers, after-Prom parties are the perfect way to provide a more casual,  Continue Reading »

How to Get Teens to Participate in Prom Planning

As your school’s Prom advisor, one of your first tasks is to recruit people for your Prom planning committee, and, of course, that includes students. Having teenage students on your Prom planning committee is essential for having an amazing Prom. They are the ones who will choose the theme that resonates with other teens attending  Continue Reading »

The 12 Responsibilities Every Prom Advisor Should Know

Are you a first time Prom advisor? Are you experienced advisor whose advice has been sought out but don’t know where to start? We have put together the twelve responsibilities a Prom advisor should keep in mind when planning Prom. These responsibilities can also be used as a tool to see who might be interested  Continue Reading »

Your One-Stop Shop for Prom Planning Resources

So, you’ve been chosen the 2014 Prom advisor for your school. If you feel overwhelmed with all the decisions that need to be made, relax. Anderson’s has lots of online resources to help you navigate those, sometimes rough, Prom waters. Go to our Online Resources section to get all our online Prom freebies: • Prom  Continue Reading »

Choosing Your Prom Committees

Most Prom advisors choose to break their large Prom planning group into smaller committees to get key tasks done. Below is a list of the most popular committees and their roles and responsibilities. Budget Committee Responsible for: managing the budget. This committee should work closely with all the committees to ensure proper funding for the event.  Continue Reading »

Prom Planning 101

Planning an amazing Prom can seem like a daunting task; how to out-do last year, how to keep everybody happy and stay on budget, how to create memories that last a lifetime. The list goes on and on. But with some simple steps and a head start you can create a Prom that will leave  Continue Reading »