Homecoming Week is October 7th-12th! The Homecoming theme this year is A Night At Hollywood!
The Homecoming Parade is on Friday, October 11th and begins at 1:00. The parade route starts on Westwind Drive in front of the high school, will go in front of the Elementary and Intermediate buildings on Mid-Meadow Lane, circle around the back of the Elementary building on Pryor Drive, south on Sunshine Drive then East on Main Street and will end at Sacred Heart Church.
NHS will sponsor their annual Chili Supper at the High School cafeteria on Friday night, October 11th, the Chili Supper runs from 4:30-6:30. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger.
This year, we will posthumously induct PFC Andrew Habsieger into the Festus R-VI Hall of Fame. PFC Habsieger died in an attack on his unit in Baghdad, Iraq on March 24, 2008. He was a 2004 graduate of Festus High School.
Our Hall of Fame presentation will begin at approximately 5:45 in the high school foyer. The Hall of Fame resolution will be presented at approximately 6:45 at the football field.
Our Homecoming football game is Friday, October 11th against Pacific High School beginning at 7:00. Coronation of the 2019 Homecoming Queen and King will be during half time of the football game. The game and coronation will also be live-streamed.
The Homecoming Dance will at the High School gym on Saturday, October 12th beginning at 7:00. Coronation at the dance will begin at 8:00, (parents will be allowed in at 7:50 for the coronation and will be dismissed by 8:25).