Watch: Slideshow of Hartlepool and East Durham school prom memories
GCSE exam season is nearly over - meaning that prom time is just around the corner.
To get you in the mood, here is a collection of photos taken at farewell celebrations for schools throughout Hartlepool and East Durham over the past decade.
We hope you enjoy this glittering trip back in time and you can always share your memories by commenting either below this story or on our Facebook page.
Further information on how to buy copies of our pictures is available here.