"I like the fact the school has a broad mix of students, everyone has a different background and comes from a different part of Sweden or the rest of the world." Olivia, ninth grade student
Prom & the Prom Committee
Prom is a formal event and memorable occasion in the beginning of June where the Year 9 students dress up in formal wear and attend a celebratory evening that includes a two course dinner, music and entertainment. Prom is a private event and only Year 9 students at IES Halmstad may attend.
Prom is traditionally held at Svarta Örnshuset in Halmstad, and the venue will be decorated according to a theme. Representatives from Year 9 form a Prom Committee who, together with the Event Coordinator, are responsible for planning and coordinating the Prom Evening.
2018's Prom theme was "Red Carpet Award Show".
2017's Prom theme was “1920’s Gatsby”.
2016's Prom theme was "Masquerade Ball".
2015's Prom theme was "Hollywood".