• Rockin' at the Rec (and SMS)

    Sponsored by Strongsville Council PTA

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    What:  Teen Dance for 6th, 7th and 8th grade Strongsville residents
    Where:   Ehrnfelt Recreation Center, 18100 Royalton Rd. 
    (Except December and last dance are at Strongsville Middle School)               
    When:    6:30 PM – 9:00* pm   on the following dates:
    Date Theme (potential to change)
    August 23, 2019  School Spirit Wear
    November 15 @SMS Ugly Holiday Sweater 
    December 14** @SMS Semi-Formal (5th & 6th grades only)
    January 17, 2020 Neon (5th, 6th, 7th & 8th)
    February 14  Pink Out
    March 13 @SMS CANCELLED Green/St. Patty's Day
    April 17 @SMS CANCELLED Luau (5th, 6th, 7th & 8th)


    ADVANCE TICKETS NO Advanced Tickets for November Dance

    Where:  SMS Cafeteria

    When:   Thursday (the week of the dance)

             10:00AM - 1:00PM during lunch hours

    **NOTE: Tickets will ONLY be sold during these posted hours.

                           **Tickets WILL NOT be sold before Friday evening**

    Cost:     $10.00 (pizza & pop included)



     For the January dance, ALL 6-8th grade tickets will be sold at the door for $10.00 beginning at 6:00PM




    Chaperones & ticket sellers ALWAYS needed PLUS your child gets in FREE when you help!!!



    For all questions regarding tickets or dances, or to volunteer to chaperone please contact:

     Nikky Freeman 440-897-2643 or jaja4mom@yahoo.com
    **Dance ends at 9:00...
    You must pick up your child at 9:00**
    Rockin' at the Rec Rules
    (Please read prior to attending dance)



    ·       PICK UP is promptly at 9:00PM.  Use East and West entrances to come in and pick up your child.  PARENTS MUST COME IN TO PICK UP THEIR CHILD. Students not picked up on time may be taken to the Police Station for pick-up or may be prohibited from attending future dances.


    ·        NO fighting (real or pretend), NO pushing, NO shoving, NO running, NO horseplay, NO inappropriate language, NO inappropriate dancing (no grind dancing) or gestures.


    ·        Students MUST be respectful to chaperone or they will be removed.


    ·        Any person who is found deliberately destroying property will be prosecuted.


    ·        Students MUST not leave the dance without a parent. There will be no re-admission.


    ·        Strongsville residents ONLY.  All others will be removed from the dance.


    ·        Food and beverages MUST remain in snack area.  Throw garbage away when you are done eating.


    ·        NO Gum, glow sticks, glitter, confetti, beads and other debris. This is to protect the floor of the Rec Center.

            ·   NO FEATHER BOAS ALLOWED.




    Rockin-at-the-Rec follows the Strongsville City Schools Dress Code


    ·        NO Tank tops, halter tops, spaghetti straps (note: some sleeveless shirts are allowed)


    ·        NO Plunging necklines or bare midriffs


    ·        NO Shorts or skirts above mid-thigh (MUST be fingertip length.)


    ·        NO Athletic shorts above mid-thigh(including Soffe Cheer type shorts)


    ·        NO Sagging pants/shorts


    ·        Nothing showing visible undergarments


    ·        NO Clothing that depicts or infers drugs, alcohol, profanity or are sexually suggestive


    If you violate this dress code you will not be able to attend the dance and your parents will be called to come pick you up.