From Spirit Week and Color Wars to The Great Race, Homecoming is so much more than just a football game at Linfield; it is always one of the highlights of the year!
The theme this year is Shoebox, and high school students will demonstrate their class pride by participating in class competitions and dressing up according to the week’s theme.
This year’s dress-up days are as follows:
- Monday, September 27 – ADIDAS (dress in sports gear/team shirts, etc.)
- Tuesday, September 28 – COWBOY BOOTS (dress in western attire)
- Wednesday, September 29 – SLIPPERS (dress in pajamas)
- Thursday, September 30 – SKETCHERS TWINKLE TOES (dress in neon)
- Friday, October 1 – CONVERSE (dress in class colors)
Please remember: All Linfield modesty rules still apply. Please consult the LCHS Parent/Student Handbook for dress & modesty guidelines.
Students will decorate their hallways for Color Wars on Sunday, September 26. Remember: A class adviser must be present, and you must use painter’s tape. Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors are decorating from 2:00-4:00 p.m.; Seniors are decorating from 4:15-6:15 p.m.
The Great Race
On Friday, October 1, students will get decked out in their class colors and compete in a variety of preliminary events before participating in the Great Race, one of Linfield’s favorite annual traditions, to determine the winner of Spirit Week.
*Note – this is a minimum day for HS students (dismissed when the Great Race finishes- around 12:30). Parents: Unfortunately we can not accommodate spectators at this time, and the entrance will be blocked off during the race, so make sure to time your arrival for after the event finishes. Thank you!
Varsity Football vs. Western Christian @ 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 1
Please make plans to come out to Fox Field and cheer on the Lions as they take on Western Christian on Friday, October 1 at 7:00 p.m.! We will also be announcing Homecoming Queen during halftime.
Linfield Alumni: We can’t wait to welcome you back on campus for the annual Homecoming Alumni event during the Varsity Football game on Friday, October 1 at 7:00 p.m. There will be desserts! An RSVP is helpful (but not required), so if possible, please send your name and number of guests by Wednesday, September 29 to email@example.com.
The Homecoming Dance is a semi-formal event, which will be held on Saturday, October 2 from 7:00-10:00 p.m. outside in the MS Quad. Tickets are on sale for $40 from September 13-24; they will be $45 from September 25-30, and then they will be $50 at the door. Please consult this email for dress code, expectations, and arrival information.