Erath Homecoming 2015-September 25, 2015

Erath Prepares to Celebrate their 66th Homecoming Event


Classes Honored 1925, 1935, 1945, 1955, 1965, 1975, 1985, 1990 (25th), 1995, 2005


Parade Route  T-Shirts CourtsCrown Bearer Parade FormDress Codes FridayStudent Activities Archives


Thursday, September 3rd: Powderpuff Rules Clinic with coaching staff and players during Intervention/Enrichment period.

• Friday, September 4th-Annoucement of the 2015 Powder Puff Court at the Pep Rally.
Saturday, September 5th - Powderpuff practice may begin.

•Wednesday, September 9th - Powder Puff is a "jump start" event that begins Homecoming Festivities. Powder Puff games and presentation of the Powder Puff Count will take place on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at @ 6:00 PM at the Robert J. Segura Stadium. Tag football games between girls (in each class) and the Presentation of the Powder Puff court will take place at the game. The King will be announced at the game during the evening. The 2015 Erath High Homecoming Court will be named that night. The EHS Homecoming Queen will be named the night of Homecoming on September 25th.

  • Wednesday, September 9th POWDER PUFF Game: All students report to the stadium for check-in at 5:30 p.m.

  • Students must be wearing class t-shirts to participate in the honor guard for the powderpuff court and cheer from the sidelines. Each class will earn participation points for the percentage of students that show up.

  • Powderpuff court members and Powderpuff cheerleaders in uniform are the only students who will be counted without wearing a class shirt.

  • Each class will choose a class song and create a banner. Before the game, the class will enter the field to their song with the girls
    running through the banner and the boys forming an honor guard.

  • Admission is $3 for EHS Students wearing class shirts and powderpuff cheerleaders in uniform and $5 for everyone else.

  • Powderpuff courts members and their parents and children under kindergarten level are admitted free.

  • Powderpuff Schedule-Students Arrive at 5:30. At 6:00 it will begin with Presentation of Powderpuff Court and crowning of King
    Game 1- Juniors vs Freshmen, Game 2- Seniors vs Sophomores, Game 3- Consolation Game (Loser of each games)
    Announcement of Homecoming Court and then Game 4- Championship Game (Winner of each game)

    Powderpuff Points 1st Place = 20 points; 2nd Place = 15 points; 3rd Place = 10 points; 4th Place= 5 points

  • Participation points will be awarded on percentage of class members present for counting wearing class shirts. Extra points will be added for each powder puff cheerleader from your class.

Service Project Information for Students (and Classes) Each class must deliver before the morning bell on the morning of. Nothing will be accepted after! Winning class each day will receive 2 bonus points.

  • Shirt & Shoe Drive All items must be put in boxes or bags. Only uncut t-shirts and gently worn shoes will be accepted. Monday, September 14th.  

  • Newspaper Drive Must be put in Plastic bags. NO GARBAGE BAGS Wednesday, September 16th.

  • Canned Food Drive Must be put into boxes. Friday, September 18th


• Sunday, September 20, 2015- Annual Erath HIGH STUDENT Block Party on Bobcat Alley.  10:00 AM-4:00 PM (Classes decorate floats at that time.)  Must be done in advance:
-Float must be built on 10 to 12 foot utility trailer.
-The base coat of the float must be painted prior.
-The design may be stenciled on the float.
-Each class must provide all materials needed.
-The float must reflect the given class theme that deals with the homecoming. Incorporate EHS and bobcats into the decorations, which can be 3-D. If any other school mascot is used, it must be approved by administration beforehand.
On Homecoming Day: Floats must be parked on Bobcat Alley by 9:00 a.m. Only 4 students are allowed to ride on the float. Float riders must be dressed in costumes dealing with the theme and must throw candy but remain seated. A faculty member must ride in the back of the truck pulling the float. Floats will be judged during the parade. Winners will be announced at the Homecoming Game.


Homecoming and Powder Puff Courts

Monday, September 21, 2015:  "Fun in the Sun"

Monday, September 21, 2015:  Fun in the Sun


Lunch Time Game:

Musical Beach towels!


The president will choose 4 people per class to

participate. There will also be beach balls that will be hit around that cannot touch the ground! Last person standing wins!

What TO Wear:

  • Dress Code: Wear your best summer or  Hawaiian gear!

  • Today, wear your: 

    Sunglasses. Flip Flops, Hawaiian shirts, T-shirts,

    Shorts, Fishing Shirts

What NOT to wear

  • No tank tops/spaghetti straps

    Athletic Shorts

  • Leggings

  • Tank tops/sleeveless shirts

  • Anything that isn't school appropriate

Tuesday, September 22, 2015: "Gotha Head in the Game"

Tuesday, September 22, 2015: Gotha Head in the Game

Lunch Time Game: How many football brownies can you eat

in 30 seconds? Each class president will choose 5 people. There will be 5 rounds with one person per class participating. Each person will have 30 seconds to eat as many brownies as they can. The winner will be decided by how many rounds are won by each class.

What TO Wear:

  • Dress Code: This is for all you sports

    fans out there! Show some spirit

    for your favorite sports team or


  • Wear your: Jerseys, Team shirts, Fan Gear

What NOT to wear

  • Athletic Shorts

  • Leggings

  • Tank tops/sleeveless shirts

  • Anything that isn't school appropriate

Wednesday, September 23, 2015:  "I Don’t Dance"

Wednesday, September 23, 2015: I Don’t Dance


Lunch Time Game: STOMP!

STOMP RULES: Each class will need to create a choreographed dance routine promoting class spirit and unity.  Stomp may be added if wanted but not required .It cannot be longer than 2 minutes and 30 seconds. There is no limit to the number of people in the routine. Props are acceptable. Music, words, and dance moves must be school appropriate. Extra points will be awarded according to the size of the group and participation (# of boys, special adult guests, etc.) Get involved.

What TO Wear:

  • Dress Code: It’s pajama

    day! Wear your most

    fabulous pajamas along

    with your class shirt or

    EHS shirt!


What NOT to wear

  • Athletic Shorts

  • Leggings

  • Pajama shorts

  • Tank tops/sleeveless shirts

  • Anything that isn't school appropriate

Thursday, September 24, 2015: "You are the Music in Me"

Thursday, September 24, 2015:You are the Music in Me

Lunch Time Game:Lip Sync Battle!  Each

class president will choose2-5 people to lip sync to the

song of their choice!

What TO Wear:

  • Dress Code: Wear clothes that would describe your favorite genre of music!


    • Elvis

    • Michael Jackson

    • Village People    Devo        

    • KISS        

    • Lady Gaga

    • The Police

    *All dress must  be school appropriate.

What NOT to wear

  • Athletic Shorts

  • Leggings

  • Tank tops/sleeveless shirts

  • Anything that isn't school appropriate

Friday, September 25, 2015: "We’re All in This Together"

Friday, September 25, 2015: We’re All in This Together

Show your Bobcat Spirit! EHS will take

on the North Vermilion Patriots! Show up to the

game and make as much noise as you can!                                              

What TO Wear:

  • Dress Code: Homecoming Shirt or school uniform

    shirt with blue jeans or school uniform bottoms.

    ID’s must be worn all day.


What NOT to wear

  • Athletic Shorts

  • Leggings

  • Tank tops/sleeveless shirts

  • Anything that isn't school appropriate

Student Council would like for you to have a wonderful Homecoming, but first you must follow a few simple rules:

- For dress days, you must abide by all guidelines presented by class presidents. If you choose not to follow the guidelines you will be sent to the office to change.

- Classes are not allowed to prank other classes during their scheduled practices or meetings.

- Vandalizing will not be tolerated.

- All activities that occur must be handled with good sportsmanship.

- Deadlines are a must. Any class that does not turn in an activity or project on time will be disqualified from that competition. No exceptions.

- Homecoming is a student activity; parent/adult help should be limited.

- Respect others. Ideas and thoughts should be accepted, not ignored.

- No student can participate in more than two lunch time games.



Each class president will receive 10 Best Dressed stickers per day. Those 10 students selected will compete for Best Dressed honors after the lunch time game each day. Judges will select up to 5 Best Dressed winners each day. Each person selected gets 1 extra point for his/her class. If a group is selected, the class receives one point. If members of the group are from more than one class, each class represented earns 1 point.

Homecoming Events for Thursday, September 24th and Friday, September 25, 2015

• Thursday, September 24, 2015- Hall of Fame Induction,. Public is invited. Ceremony will begin @ 7:00 PM at the Community Center.

Thursday, Hall of Fame Induction, September 24, 2015. Public is invited. Ceremony @ 7:00 PM at the Community Center in Erath. Paul Allen Boudreaux, Michael "Applejack" Lively & Robert Vincent are inductees.

• Friday, September 25, 2015-Erath High Homecoming 2015. Events for Friday, September 25, 2015

•Mass 7:30 AM @ Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
Visitation Times

  • Erath High visitation 9:00-11:00 AM.

  • Erath Middle visitation is 8:00-11:00 AM

  • Dozier Elementary visitation 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

  • Leblanc Elementary does not host an open house on Erath High’s Homecoming Day. LES opts to host a “student only” pep rally during the morning.

•Public Pep Rally at Erath High 11:00-11:45 in the Erath High Gym.

Leading the parade at 12:30 PM on Friday, September 25, 2015 will be the 2015 Erath High
Grand Marshal is Dr. Johnny Thibodeaux.


The parade route is listed here!

Erath High. Parade FORM for all riding in the parade. This must be completed and filed in the office.

Parade @12:30. Starts in front of EHS on Broadway. The parade route. It passes in front Erath High and Erath Middle and goes directly to the Dozier Elementary parking lot and returns to Kibbe to return to Erath High. Parade FORM for all riding in the parade. This must be completed and filed in the office.

•Dismissal times for the Erath schools

  • Erath High Dismissal will follow shortly after the 12:30 parade ends.

  • Erath Middle Dismissal will follow shortly after the 12:30 parade ends.

  • Dozier Elementary Approximately 1:30 PM Dismissal

  • LeBlanc Elementary Approximately 1:30 PM Dismissal

•6:15 Crowning of the queen and presentation of the court.
Game time against the North Vermilion Patriots.

Dress Code for Students on Homecoming Day

  • Erath High Dress Code: EHS Students may wear Homecoming Shirt or school uniform shirt with blue jeans or school uniform bottoms. ID’s must be worn all day. The 2015  Erath HIGH Homecoming  Shirts are being sold  UNTIL September 16th  NOTE: Football players and band members will be allowed to dress in their football  jerseys and band polo shirts with jeans or uniform bottoms.  Cheerleaders and  dance team will wear their uniforms.  Homecoming Tshirt order forms are on the Erath HIGH site @

  • Erath Middle Homecoming:  Erath MIDDLE: Dress Code - Blue and White Day. NOTE CHANGE: Erath MIDDLE change in terms of jeans on Friday. Dress Code – Students will be allowed to wear their EMS gray spirit shirt, blue homecoming shirt, or club shirt with jeans or uniform bottoms. This will be a FREE jean day for students if they choose to wear jeans.

  • Dozier Elementary Homecoming:  Dozier Elementary has designated this day as a free Blue and White Spirit Day in support of the Bobcats!  Students may wear a blue and white Erath Bobcat spirit shirt or a Dozier Elementary spirit shirt with their school uniform bottoms or blue jeans.  In addition the boys or girls may wear Bobcat jersey shirts with uniform pants or shorts and the girls may wear Bobcat cheerleader uniforms.    Only students wearing the above items of clothes will be excused from wearing full uniforms.  (No muscle shirts or spaghetti strap shirts;  ONLY CHEEK CHEERS ALLOWED ON THE FACE, NO FACE PAINTING)  Dozier students MAY wear the Erath HIGH or Erath MIDDLE homecoming shirts being sold at this time.

  • LeBlanc Elementary Homecoming. Since LeBlanc Elementary is a feeder to Abbeville and Erath communities, and both are celebrating the school honors both. Homecoming is on September 25th this year for both schools. On that day, students may wear either blue & white (Erath High) or red-gray (Abbeville High) that day.  Students must wear their uniform bottom  (pants, shorts, etc.) with the exception of  girls wearing complete cheerleader uniforms . Like Dozier, LES students may wear EHS or EMS Homecoming t-shirts being sold. No face painting.

Homecoming Dance 2015

Homecoming Archives

Alma Mater

Oh Alma Mater we love,
Our Dear Old Erath High,
The Blue and White forever reign,
beneath the clear blue sky.
We pledge allegiance to you,
Our Alma Mater Dear,
Our fondest thoughts will be of you
throughout the coming years...



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