PTO Dance

Friday, January 20, 2017

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: SMS Commons

All Sycamore Middle School students are invited to attend the PTO dance
Friday, January 20 from 7-9 pm.

We would like to remind everyone about the requirements and procedures for a PTO dance. Not everyone knows the challenges in putting on a safe, fun activity for middle schoolers, but because of those challenges, there are rules we follow without exception.

  • Students must have a CURRENT I.D. to get in.
  • If a student has lost his/her I.D., a new one is available in the office for $2.
  • Students must be here by 7:30 p.m.
  • The cost of the dance is $4 with an ID, $6 without (NO EXCEPTIONS.)
  • Doors are locked at 7:30 p.m.
  • There is no gum allowed at dances. (Gum brought to the dance will be confiscated)
  • Students at –30 points or below will not be admitted.
  • Students who have been in ISS for ANY portion of the dance day will not be admitted.


The dance rules are as follows:

  • All rules enforced during a Sycamore Middle School class day will be enforced during
  • Arrive before 7:30 and stay until dismissed.
  • Current I.D.’s are required. Temporary I.D.s will only be allowed when authorized by the principal or assistant principal.
  • Appropriate dress is required; no hats allowed
  • Gum should be left at home.
  • Food and water must be consumed in the Commons.
  • Appropriate space should be maintained between dancers.
  • Walk at all times.
  • Fighting will result in immediate expulsion for the rest of the dance.
  • Inappropriate behavior may result in loss of privileges to attend future dances.
  • Appropriate behavior is required in the basketball gym:
    • Don’t sit or stand on the wrestling mats.
    • Use the ball safely for the number of people in the gym. No long shots!!!!
    • Play appropriately.
    • Treat backboards and rims appropriately.