Text your student! 

This is one way to keep in touch in a positive way when they leave the house for a night out.  Make the message short, positive and nurturing while reinforcing the family rules and values.  Here are some suggestions:Top of Form

Be Smart. Be Safe. Have fun tonight. Do not drink! Love you!!!

Hope you are having fun! You are important to us, so stay safe tonight.

Look who is text messaging! Celebrate. Have fun. Do not drink!

If your friends are drinking, call me anytime and I will bring you home.

Feeling pressured to do something you do not want to do? Use me as an excuse, and I will come get you!

We are so proud of you! Enjoy your Prom night! Stay safe and sober!