Academy of Our Lady’s Senior Prom was held May 12th at The Champagne Palace in Elmwood. Senior Jillian Chaisson, of Marrero, was named prom queen. Seniors Madison Wilson, of Marrero; Michaela Banks, of Gretna; Tram Doan, of Marrero and Bailey Barnes, of Marrero were members of the Prom Court. Students had a wonderful time dancing the night away along with their friends and fellow classmates.
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