Homecoming week at Forest Grove High School
Next week is homecoming week for the students at Forest Grove High School.
On Friday, Oct. 5, the homecoming court was announced during a school assembly. The princesses are: Carmen Bruno, Cecilia Calderon-Duyck, Sophie Davis, Lynda (Jaki) Juarez-Juan, Emily Lester, Morganne Peters, Jessie Shepard, Diana Solano-Lopez, Mady Wallner and Tiffany Young. The princes are: J.J. Buehler, Dominic Funk, Spencer Jones, Isaac Lopez-Haas, Oscar Macias, Uriel Perez, Scott Royalty, Brian Tinoco-Avalos, Ivan Torres-Guzman and Dominic Villarreal.
The homecoming theme this year is "Olympus Rising," a popular mobile game, and each day of spirit week next week is designated a different Greek god: Artemis/Apollo for Twin Day on Monday, Oct. 15, Nike for Victory Day on Tuesday, Poseidon for Hawaiian Day on Wednesday, Athena for Career/College Day on Thursday, and Zeus for Spirit Day on Friday.
On Friday, Oct. 19, the homecoming parade will take place, leaving the district office parking lot, 1728 Main St., at 4 p.m. heading to the high school.
The homecoming football game will be played that evening at Forest Grove High School, versus conference rival St. Helens, at 7 p.m.
Finally, the homecoming dance will take place Saturday, Oct. 20, from 8 to 11 p.m.
By Olivia Singer
Reporter, Forest Grove News-Times and Hillsboro Tribune
Follow Olivia at @oliviasingerr
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