Addison Trail ready to celebrate Homecoming 2022

It’s nearly Homecoming time at Addison Trail, and this year’s theme is “Rolling Out the Red Carpet.”

From Sept. 12 to 17, the school will celebrate with several Homecoming activities. Below is the schedule of events.

Sept. 12

  • Day theme: PJ Day (wear pajamas)
  • Lunch activity: Movie
  • Sale item: Popcorn
  • Evening event: 7 p.m., Homecoming Variety Show in the auditorium (Tickets: $7 for adults, free for students with a District 88 ID, free with a District 88 Senior Gold Card) - pictured above, from a previous Homecoming

Sept. 13

  • Day theme: Adam Sandler Day (dress like Adam Sandler or one of his movie/TV characters)
  • Lunch activity: Bingo
  • Sale item: Cotton candy

Sept. 14

  • Day theme: Class Color Day (wear the colors below)
    • Freshmen: Red
    • Sophomores: Yellow
    • Juniors: Orange
    • Seniors: Blazer Blue
    • Staff: Black
  • Lunch activity: Karaoke
  • Sale item: Root beer floats
  • Evening event: 6 to 9 p.m., Homecoming Blazer Bowl and Bonfire (free entry for students with a District 88 ID) - pictured above, from a previous Homecoming

Sept. 15

  • Day theme: Teen Beach Movie Day
    • Freshmen and sophomores: Bikers
    • Juniors and seniors: Surfers
  •       Lunch activity: Pie-eating contest
  •       Sale item: CHEETOS® Crunchy FLAMIN’ HOT® Cheese Flavored Snacks

Sept. 16

  • Day theme: Blazer Pride Day (wear the colors below)
    • Freshmen, sophomores and juniors: Blazer Blue
    • Seniors: White
  • Day event: 1:50 p.m., Homecoming Pep Assembly - pictured above (top), from a previous Homecoming
  • Evening event: 6 p.m., Homecoming Football Game against Proviso East (including fireworks) - pictured above (bottom), from a previous Homecoming

Sept. 17

  • Evening event: 7 to 10 p.m., Homecoming Dance “Rolling Out the Red Carpet” at Addison Trail - pictured above, from a previous Homecoming
    • Tickets will be available to buy during lunch hours from Sept. 12 to 16 at the Bookstore. 
    • Tickets cost $25 each (if bought by Sept. 16).
    • Tickets can be bought at the door for $30 each, with a student ID.
    • Want to bring a guest? You must complete the “guest ticket form” and buy your guest’s ticket at the Bookstore. 

Addison Trail alumni
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