Student Homecoming Week: the Carnival Comes to Campus
The Student Council’s carnival-themed Homecoming Week 2016 began Monday, Oct. 3. While it might not have been the traditional high striker strength test found at many fairs, students took turns smashing rotted fruit in their own variation of the popular attraction on Friday. Check below for more pictures from this week’s lunchtime activities.
Homecoming Week will include a football game for the whole Blue Jay community to attend. Jesuit will play John Curtis on Friday, Oct. 7. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. at Tad Gormley Stadium. During the game, there will be a presentation of this year’s Homecoming Court.
Pre-sale tickets are $6 for adults and students and $3 each for children (ages 6-11). Tickets are on sale daily at the switchboard from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. All tickets purchased at the gate are $8 each. Please note that both student and faculty IDs as well as season passes will be accepted at the gate for this district contest.
On Saturday, Oct. 8, students and their dates will enjoy a Homecoming Dance at the Mercedes Benz Superdome from 8 – 11:30 p.m. More information on dances can be found here.