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Meridian High School Homecoming Week - September 21-25

Meridian High School Homecoming is next week, and the 2016 theme is “Hunt or Be Hunted.” There are plenty of ways that you can be involved:

Dress Up Days –
-Monday – America Day – wear patriotic items
-Tuesday – Team Tuesday – wear your favorite team’s shirt or jersey
-Wednesday – Color Wednesday – each grade wears their color (freshmen – lime green, sophomores – purple, juniors – black, seniors – yellow, and faculty and staff – orange)
-Thursday – Hunt or Be Hunted – wear the attire of a hunter
-Friday – Spirit Day – wear your homecoming t-shirts or other MHS spirit shirts
*Jeans are allowed if students are wearing the day’s attire. If not, they must wear school uniform.

Charity –
As part of the 2016 Homecoming activities, students are raising money for charity. Collection boxes are located in English and Social Studies classrooms.

Freshmen – St. Jude
Sophomores – American Cancer Society
Juniors – Alzheimer’s Association
Seniors – Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
Faculty and Staff – Diabetes Association

Powder Puff Game -
The 3rd annual Powder Puff Game will take place on Monday, September 21 at 6:00 p.m. in Ray Stadium. The admission is $2.00.

Homecoming Parade -
The Homecoming Parade is Thursday, September 24. Participants should begin lining up in front of Central Office at 4:30 p.m., and the parade begins at 5:30 p.m. The parade route will start at Central Office and proceed south to 9th Street, east to 21st Ave, south to 6th Street, and west to end at City Hall. The Homecoming King will be crowned during the Pep Rally in front of City Hall.

Homecoming Pep Rally –
The Pep Rally will be held on Friday, September 25 at 3:00 p.m. in the MHS Boys Gym. The Homecoming Court will be presented during the Pep Rally.

Homecoming Game –
The MHS Wildcats will take on Jim Hill on Friday, September 25 at 7:00 p.m. in Ray Stadium. During half time, the Homecoming Court will be presented and the Queen will be crowned.

Go Wildcats!

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