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Homecoming 2021 "Eye of the Tiger - We Want to Hear You Roar" is Friday, October 1st.  All events sposored by the Student Council.

Spirit Week:

Monday - Let’s hear the Swedes ROAR for a victory -- dress in your best jungle fashions!
Tuesday  - There’s nothing more red, white, and blue than FIREWORKS!  Show off their USA pride
Wednesday - Soak up the sun dressed in beachwear inspired by CALIFORNIA GIRLS!
Thursday - ANYTHING BUT A BAG has each class wearing their class color: Seniors (black), Juniors (white), Sophomores (red), Freshmen (blue), 7th/8th (yellow), Staff (Swede Gear)
Friday  - Get cozy in your pajamas or show your team pride by wearing a jersey for LAST FRIDAY NIGHT! 


The Homecoming parade featuring class floats will be October 1 at 2 pm. and travel south on Avenue G past Dudley Elementary and Building Blocks, wind through downtown and return to the school via Avenue F. 

Following the parade there will be a Pep Rally in the north gym to begin at approximately 2:30 pm.

The 2021 Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned following the Swedes' football game against Mitchell on October 1st. Game time is 6 pm.

The dance will follow the game in the elementary gym from 9:30 pm until 12:00a m. 

Homecoming Candidates:

King Candidates:  Jake Kozeal, Bronson Long, Maddox Rickertsen

Queen Candidates: Chesney Bartlett, Kaileigh Gilligan, Chayslene Hruza


Help the Junior Class put on an amazing prom! Vote for your 'favorite' teacher to get their faces pied at the Homecoming pep rally. Participating teachers: Mr. Negley, Mrs. Rickertsen, Mrs. Rubenthaler, Mrs. Scherer, Mr. Carlin, Mr. Ryker, Ms. Schuett, and Mr. Haake need your vote! Each vote costs $1 and students can add their name in the drawing to PIE THE TEACHER! The more votes, the more likely that teacher will be chosen.

Money for votes will be accepted Friday at the Harvest Festival volleyball tournament and the football game later that night (Sept. 18th). Votes will also be accepted any time throughout the school day in the H.S. office, until Wed., September 29th. Checks or cash can also be mailed to the school. Make checks to GPS with “Pie Face Fundraiser” in the memo line.

The pep rally will be held on Friday, October 1st. Everyone is welcome to attend. The pep rally will also be streamed live and recorded.

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