Proms 2016: 21 pictures from South Shields Community School

School's out for summer, and students from South Shields Community School celebrated the end of term in style.

Its leavers held their prom at Platform 5, Seaburn, before saying goodbye to their schooldays.

South Shields Community School prom at Platform 5, Seaburn.

South Shields Community School prom at Platform 5, Seaburn.

The girls donned their best party dresses and the boys some sharp suits for the big night.

Here's a slideshow of pictures taken by our photographer Tom Banks.

You can order copies of any of them by clicking HERE and searching for 'South Shields Community School Prom'.