Homecoming details shared
(Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017)
This year’s Homecoming will be Friday, Oct. 13 with the parade starting at 1:45 p.m. Anyone participating in the parade will line up at 1:15 p.m., with judging beginning at 1:30 p.m. The theme for the parade is Freaky Friday the 13th, and the annual pep rally will immediately follow at CJ Hamilton Stadium.
Hallway decorating for Homecoming will be this Sunday, Oct. 8 from 2 to 5 p.m. Students will need to bring their own ladders, scissors, painter’s tape and anything else they need to decorate. This is for students and designated staff only. The hallway themes are: seniors with haunted house, juniors with graveyard, sophomores with mad science lab, and freshmen with swamp.
Dress Up Day judging will be taking place during lunch times during Homecoming week, and the winners and prizes will be announced after the second lunch. The themes for the week are: Zombie Day on Monday, Trick or Treat on Tuesday, Scary Movie Day on Wednesday, Dead Celebrity on Thursday, and Freaky Friday the 13th Spirit Day on Friday.
The Homecoming Ceremony will be held at 6:40 p.m. before the football game, as Silver Lake plays the Oskaloosa Bears. Candidates include Trent Byers, Keenan Baird, Josh Boyd, Josh Dallman, Nicole Gerber, Jade Mountain, Andrea Hoffen and Miranda Graf.
The semi formal dance will be held on Saturday from 8 to 11 p.m. at the high school.