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Fri, Apr 26


First Baptist Church Kenner

CHEF Teen Formal 2024

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CHEF Teen Formal 2024
CHEF Teen Formal 2024

Time & Location

Apr 26, 2024, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

First Baptist Church Kenner, 1400 Williams Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062, USA


About the event

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CHEF of GNO is exited to announce that our 4th Annual Teen Formal will be held at First Baptist Kenner on Friday, April 26th.  This is a private event open to homeschool teens, ages 13-19.   This is a wonderful opportunity for homeschooled teens to enjoy prom in a healthy, Christian environment!

Friday, April 26, 2024

Time: 6PM to 10PM

Professional Photos: 5PM to 6PM

*Line for photos will close at 5:30PM

First Baptist Church of Kenner

1400 Williams Blvd

Kenner, Louisiana 70062

THEME:  On Cloud 9

COST:  $35 per ticket

Your RSVP is not valid until your order form is filled out and tickets are paid for.  A ticket pickup date will be scheduled some time in April.  Please email if you would like your tickets mailed to you.

GUESTS/Plus One:  Homeschooled teens are permitted to bring a parent-approved opposite-gender Plus One.   Your Plus One can be any teen between the ages of 13-19 regardless of school/homeschool.  If your Plus One is homeschooled, please use the "Homeschool" ticket option.  


Boys must wear a coat, dress shirt and tie, slacks and nice shoes.  A sports coat is fine.  A suit is fine.  Absolutely no shorts, jeans, t-shirts, polos, ripped/distressed clothing, or old tennis shoes can be worn.  New dress tennis shoes are permitted.

Girls must wear a dress: Floor length dress preferred, (not mandatory), prom dress (mid-thigh or longer) or high/low dress with dress shoes, heels, or clean tennis shoes.   No pants, slacks, or pant suits.  Anyone wearing anything revealing, see-thru, shorter than mid-thigh or inappropriately low cut will not be permitted to enter the formal.  Dresses with high leg slits or plunging necklines will not be permitted.  Strapless /two-piece dress is permitted as long as it’s not a crop top with midriff exposed.

If questionable, feel free to email for pre-approval to  I would like to reiterate that modesty should be at the forefront.  We will check dress code at the door, and WE WILL TURN AWAY those who don't follow it.

MUSIC: appropriate (non-explicit) pop, dance, hip hop, and alternative music will be played throughout the night. Song requests will be taken beforehand and previewed for appropriateness.  Dancing is permitted (and expected)!  Song requests with overly suggestive lyrics, drug use, drunkenness, or language will not be played.  Clean versions will be played when possible! You can submit your song request using the link at the bottom or by emailing

Teen Formal Song Request

PICTURES:  Gabrielle's Photography will be taking professional digital photos with the backdrop.

Pictures will be taken from 5:00pm-6:00pm. Please plan to arrive at 5pm if you would like professional pictures taken. We will only offer pictures for one hour. You must be in line no later than 5:30pm.  No pictures will be taken after 6pm so please plan your group photos accordingly. You can download the order form using the link below.  Payments accepted are cash, CashApp, and Venmo.

Teen Formal Photo Order Form

FOOD: Dinner, dessert, and refreshments will be available.  We will serve a pasta/jambalaya dinner along with salad, finger sandwiches, fruit and veggie tray, and dessert!  An allergy-friendly menu will be prepared for those with dietary restrictions.  Please indicate on the registration form if you have any allergies.

VOTING/AWARDS:  Awards will be given in the following categories: Prom Queen, Prom King, Jr. Prom Queen, Jr. Prom King, Best Dressed Girl, Best Dressed Boy, Best Dancer Girl, and Best Dancer Boy.  Voting will take place during the dance.  All homeschooled seniors are eligible for Prom Queen/King.  Please indicate if you have a homeschooled senior at time of purchase so they can be added to the ballot.  All students in attendance are eligible for the remaining categories (Jr. Queen/King, Best Dressed, and Best Dancer).


We will need as many hands as possible to help in the days leading up to the event!  If you are able to help in any way, please use the signup genius link!  We will need some heavy lifting (preferable dads) to help set up tables and chairs the Thursday before the dance.  The day before, Thursday, we will need help during the morning and daytime decorating.  Volunteers will also be needed during the dance and for cleanup afterwards.

Signup genius link:  Teen Formal Parent Volunteer Sign Up

Facebook Group:

We have opened up a facebook group for parents to communicate about the formal.  After you have purchased your tickets, you may request to join!  Teen Formal Facebook page

All in attendance must complete the waiver below.  Parents, please be sure that you have signed and completed the waiver.  If your child is 18 or older, he or she must sign their own waiver.  You will receive a waiver with your physical ticket, or you can print using the link below. THANK YOU!

Teen Formal Waiver

Teen Formal Song Request


  • Non-Homeschooled Plus One

    This ticket option is for non-homeschooled students. Please provide the name of the homeschooled student that invited you. All students must be between the ages of 13-19. If your Plus One is homeschooled, please use the Homeschool Student Ticket option.

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