3 things to stop
worrying about right now
Q: I’m not a dancing
queen. Am I gonna have any fun?
A: Many schools offer up activities for students who aren’t so keen on cuttin’ a rug. Ask your Dance Committee if they have any alternatives planned. And if they don’t, volunteer to be in charge.
Q: My buds are
bailing. I’m dying to go, but I don’t wanna fly solo. What should I do?
A: So your crew
isn’t down with school dances? Their loss! Get to know another girls in your
classes and extracurrics, and ask if it’d be OK if you hung with them for the
Q: My big sis told me
once you get to high school, you’re supposed to grind with guys. But I think
A: A lot of older
kids do grind at dances, so be prepared to see it happen, but that doesn’t mean
you’ve gotta follow suit. Do what makes you feel comfy, and if a guy asks,
simply tell him you’re gonna grab a glass of punch, but you’re totally up for
the next dance…the next slow dance, that is.