Graduating from high school is an important milestone that marks the end of childhood. Throwing your teen a graduation party will help them honor the fact that they're about to enter the adult world. Whether it's a small get-together or a large bash, a high school graduation party requires a fair amount of preparation. The more time you invest in planning the event, however, the less time you'll need to spend worrying about all those last-minute details.
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There may be hundreds of pictures of your young adult and her friends, but getting everyone together for a group shot is something she will always be happy she did. Unlike photos from events like prom, homecoming, graduation or other special days, having a picture in which everyone looks just like they usually do - not dressed up or in costume - will be a priceless memento. Have one printed and framed for each person in the photo as a going-away to college gift.
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