9/20/2013 11:09:00 AM RHS Homecoming starts next week
by Mike Dalton
Randolph High School will be celebrating its Homecoming week starting Monday, Sept. 23, and culminating with a dance following the annual football game on Friday, Sept. 27.
Coronation ceremonies will be held Tuesday night, at 7 p.m. in the school's South gym.
Each day presents a theme: Monday is "gender reverse" day; Tuesday is "senior citizen" day; Wednesday is Halloween costume day; Thursday is class color day; and Friday is Spirit Day.
On Thursday, staff and students will all dress in colors as follows: faculty and staff, blue; 7th grade, white; 8th grade, red; 9th grade, green; 10th grade, pink; 11th grade, purple; and 12th grade, black. The Homecoming volleyball match that night pits the Rockets against New Richland at 6 p.m.
Friday, Spirit Day, has a whole host of activities. Students and staff are encouraged to wear orange and blue, and a powder puff football game will be played at 1:40 p.m., followed by a pep fest at 2 p.m. A taco feed will be held from 5-6:30 p.m. in the high school commons area, and the Rocket football team will square off against Nicollet at 7 p.m. at Klahr Field.
A dance will be held in the school's North gym following the end of the football game for all students grades 7-12, ending at 11:30 p.m. Cost is $5.