Homecoming and Spirit Week 2017

Homecoming and Spirit Week 2017
Posted on 09/26/2017
Howell Block H with a banner that reads Homecoming 2017

During the week of October 2, Howell Public Schools will celebrate Homecoming 2017. Below you will find information on the events planned for the week.

Spirit Week

This year, all schools in the district will be celebrating Homecoming 2017 with a Spirit Week. Below are the themes for each day. We will be showcasing photos of students participating in the spirit days on the district’s Facebook page. To submit a photo, visit the Howell Public Schools Facebook page at http://goo.gl/PQDg2N, and send us a message with the photo. Please send all photos in by 4 p.m. each day to ensure inclusion in that day’s photo album. You can also share your photos on Twitter using the hashtag #HighlanderHomecoming17.

Monday:   Adidas vs Nike vs Under Armour

Tuesday: Camo vs Preppy Wednesday:   University of Michigan vs Michigan State

Thursday:   Class Color Day

                        Kindergarten: Red

                        1st: Yellow

                         2nd: Violet 3rd: Orange 4th: Green 5th: Blue

Staff: Tie Dye

Friday:   Green and Gold Day!

Powder Puff Games

The annual Homecoming Powder Puff games will be held on Wednesday, October 4 at 6 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.

Pre-Game Food Truck Rally

The Howell High School Athletic Boosters have planned a Pre-Game Food Truck Rally. The rally will begin at 4 p.m. and run until kick-off at 7 p.m, outside of Memorial Stadium. The featured food trucks will be Tamale Rose (Mexican), Comfort Cuisine (Mediterranean), Pie Hole Pizza (Wood Fired Pizza) and Cherry Pit BBQ (Barbecue).


The Homecoming Parade will be held on Friday, October 6. The parade will begin at 5 p.m. at Family Video and head west down Grand River, ending at the Howell Library. The parade will feature students from each Howell school, marching bands, The Homecoming Court and various student groups.

Homecoming Game

The Howell Highlanders will take on the Canton Chiefs in this year’s homecoming game. The game will be held on Friday, October 6, with kickoff set for 7 p.m. A special halftime show will honor the 2017 Homecoming Court and include the crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen.