FAQS

FAQS

What are the different divisions within the pageants?

  • Youth Pageant – Pre-K thru 5th grades – October 28, 2017 at 10 am
  • Middle School Pageant – 6th thru 8th grades – October 28, 2017 at 1 pm
  • High School Pageant – 9th thru 12th grades – October 28, 2017 at 6 pm

What are the titles being are awarded?

Overall combined three-pageant winner crowned for:

Miss Elite Community Sweetheart

High School Pageant 9th-12th

Crowned Titles:

Additional Awards:

Optional Awards:

Middle School Pageant 6th-8th

Crowned Titles:

Optional Awards:

Elementary Pageant PreK-5th

Crowned Titles:

Additional Awards:

Optional Awards:

What scholarships will be awarded?

*High School division only

  • Miss Mill Creek – college scholarship $1,000
  • Miss Mill Creek 1st runner-up – college scholarship $500
  • Miss Mill Creek 2nd runner-up – college scholarship $300
  • Miss Mill Creek 3rd runner-up – college scholarship $200
  • Miss Mill Creek 4th runner-up – college scholarship $200

How many contestants will there be?

The number of contestants is not limited and varies each year.

How many outfits do I have to wear and what are they?

  • High School Division: 3 outfits
    • Interview – Business attire
    • Personal Expression – Miss Mill Creek tee shirt, Masquerade Mask & black jeans
    • Formal Wear – Gown
  • Middle School Division: 2 outfits
    • Casual Wear – Miss Mill Creek tee shirt, Masquerade Mask & black jeans
    • Formal Wear – Gown
  • Elementary School Division: 1 outfit
    • Formal Wear – Gown

Do I have to wear a lot of makeup?

No. The pageant is a ‘natural’ pageant. Makeup should be age appropriate.

Do I have to sing or dance? Is there any talent aspect to the pageant?

No

How will I be judged?

High School Division: Contestants must be in good academic standing and passing all classes and will be judged on poise, appearance, confidence, eye contact and overall impression. The judging percentages are as follows:

  • Seniors
    • Judges interview (prior to pageant) – 40%
    • Formal wear – 30%
    • Personal Expression – 20%
    • Onstage question – 10%
  • Freshman, Sophomore, and Juniors
    • Judges interview (prior to pageant) – 40%
    • Formal wear – 35%
    • Casual wear – 25%
  • Middle School
    • Personal Expression – 40%
    • Gown – 60%
  • Youth division contestants will be judged on formal wear only, poise, appearance, confidence, eye contact and overall impression.

I’ve never been in a pageant before; will there be coaching?

Workshops are available at all rehearsals at no additional fee.

When are pageant rehearsals?

Pageant rehearsals are listed on the Miss Mill Creek website’s pageant calendar (www.missmillcreek.com) and will be provided at the mandatory Parent/Contestant meeting in Mill Creek High School’s media center. All dates are on the calendar at www.missmillcreek.com.

Are rehearsals mandatory?

Yes

How and when do I pick up my free pageant ticket?

The contestant will receive one free entrance armband the last week of rehearsal.

Can I get more than one free ticket?

Additional tickets may be purchased online at www.missmillcreek.com.

How much are tickets to the pageant?

  • Elementary Pageant – $7.00
  • Middle School Pageant – $7.00
  • High School Pageant – $10.00

Can I buy copies of my headshot?

The sitting fee for your headshot is $10 and will be paid directly to the headshot photographer for the event Tammy Maglovsky with Lasting Moments Photography (www.lastingmomentsbytammy.com). One (1) 8×10 of the contestant’s headshot is included in the sitting fee. Additional copies may be purchased from Lasting Moments Photography.

Can I buy copies of event photos?

Copies can be purchased directly from the event photographer.

Can I buy a video of the pageant?

Copies can be purchased directly from the event videographer.

Do you have a Facebook or Twitter page?

Yes, like and follow us on  facebook.com/missmillcreek  and follow us at twitter.com/missmillcreek. Pageant announcements will be posted on both.

Will there be flowers at the event to purchase? (LINK to pre-order online)

Yes. Red Roses are available by reservation and on the day of the event (limited quantities). Reservations are encouraged.

Reservation pricing:

  • $18 for 1 dozen Red Roses
  • $10 for ½ dozen Red Roses

Event day pricing:

  • $22 for 1 dozen Red Roses
  • $14 for ½ dozen Red Roses

Reserved orders can be picked up in the lobby at the floral table before the Pageant.

How much are Miss Mill Creek Scholarship Pageant Programs?

Reserved Programs are available for $10 through the reservation deadline and reservations are encouraged. Check the online calendar for the reservation deadline date. Programs will be available at the door on the day of the event (limited quantities) for $12.  Reserve your program now!

Can additional Miss Mill Creek Scholarship Pageants shirts be purchased?

Yes, additional shirts can be pre-purchased for $15 up to the order deadline and will be available in the lobby on the day of the event. Check the online calendar for order deadline date. Order now! 

What hashtag can I use when I share pictures online for the pageant?
#missmillcreek