Sheet and Pillow-Case Party

The Sheet and Pillow-Case Party was an early tradition at Dana that took place until around 1900 when the New Girls’ Dance took its place.  It was a way to have the incoming class, the sophomores, feel welcome at their new school and get to know their older classmates. Most students were boarders at this time. Today, the tradition of Senior-Sophomore continues in the spirit of the Sheet and Pillow-Case party.

Mr. Goodson’s Making History class was recently given an assignment to...