Helias Catholic’s Homecoming Week is Sept. 18-24. The Student Council has chosen “Saders Got the Groove,” celebrating the culture of the 1980s, as the Homecoming theme for 2022.

Spirit days and activities will include:

  • Monday, Sept. 19: “Funky Fresh” Day (thrift clothing/mix and match), with doughnuts before school and 1980s trivia at lunch.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 20: “Golden Girls” Day (dress like old people), with ice cream bar at lunch and popsicles after school.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 21: “Footloose” Day (wear non-uniform shoes and fun socks) with Homecoming shirts, with “Guess That Teacher from the ‘80s” and waffle-eating contest at lunch.
  • Thursday, Sept. 22: “Dynamic Duos” Day (dress like iconic groups from the ‘80s), with ice cream sandwiches after school at noon.
  • Friday, Sept. 23: “Saders Got the Groove: Throwback Friday” (wear Helias Catholic shirts from years past).

Homecoming events include:

  • Thursday, Sept. 15: Homecoming Queen Assembly at 2 p.m.
  • Sunday, Sept. 18: Powderpuff at 6 p.m. at Ray Hentges Stadium.
  • Thursday, Sept 22: Homecoming Parade at 6:30 p.m. in downtown Jefferson City. (NOTE: We will NOT have fireworks or a gathering at the Crusader Athletic Complex following the parade.)
  • Friday, Sept. 23: Homecoming Assembly at noon.
  • Saturday, Sept. 24: Homecoming Dance from 7-10 p.m. in Helias Catholic Auxiliary Gym.

Homecoming T–shirts, class powderpuff shirts, and Mums for Moms are available to order here: https://stores.inksoft.com/helias_homecoming/shop/home. The deadline to order is noon Thursday, Sept. 15.

Powderpuff shirts will be given out from 5:15-6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18, at Ray Hentges Stadium; and Homecoming T–shirts will be given out at school Tuesday, Sept. 20. Mums for Moms will be delivered at school Thursday, Sept. 22.