Now that’s a little harsh! A Pennsylvania high school teen was suspended after asking Miss America to prom. Even though school officials warned the student not to ask, he went ahead with his proposal.
Patrick Farves was suspended from his Pennsylvania high school for asking Miss America Nina Davuluri to prom during a question-and-answer session. School officials warned Patrick in advance not to ask Nina, but Patrick went up to the stage and popped the question! Was the school a little too strict in disciplining Patrick for a lighthearted situation?
High School Teen Suspended For Asking Miss America To Prom
Patrick, 18, was given three days of in-school suspension on April 17 for asking Nina, 25, to prom, according to the AP.
During a question-and-answer session with Nina at Central York High School in York, Pa., the senior asked the reigning Miss America to his prom and walked to the stage with a plastic flower to give to her. That’s so sweet! The audience cheered at his awesome proposal.
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School Officials Warned Teen Not To Ask Reigning Miss America To Prom
School officials knew of Patrick’s intent to ask Nina and warned him not to. The school says students are disciplined for breaking rules and this incident wasn’t adhering to the school policies, the AP reported.
Patrick has since apologized for his behavior at the question-and-answer session.
HollywoodLifers, do you think Patrick should have been suspended for asking Miss America to prom? Was the school a little too harsh? Let us know!
— Avery Thompson