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Final prom for students at Chaney High School

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Chaney High School celebrated its last event as a traditional high school.

The school held its last senior-junior prom Saturday night at St. Mary's reception hall.

The students were grandfathered in as Youngstown City Schools carried out its restructuring plan this past year.

This is the last class from Chaney before it became a specialized 6th through 12th grade school for science, technology and performing arts.

"They were grandfathered in to stay for their senior year. A special group of kids and we wanted to make sure they got a chance to celebrate in a traditional way," said Ebony Williams, teacher and senior class advisor.

After this year, juniors and seniors who want to attend prom will join the students at East High School.

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