Erath Homecoming 2016-September
Erath Prepares to Celebrate their
67th Homecoming Event
Classes Honored 1926, 1936, 1946, 1956,
1966, 1976, 1986, 1991 (25th), 1996, 2006
T-Shirt Order Form 2016 Deadline September 9th to
Codes Friday Archives
I. Powder Puff Events
on Wednesday, September 14th.
All students report to the stadium for check-in at
6:30 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.
II. EHS Bulletin Boards: Each Erath HIGH class will decorate a bulletin board on Friday,
September 16th during lunch, and it must be finished
at the end of extended lunch. The bulletin
board will represent a chosen day from homecoming
week. It must include the date, theme, dress
code, and lunch time game. It can be 3D, but
there cannot be any electronic devices on the
bulletin board. Each class must supply all
materials needed to decorate their board.
III. Service Projects for Erath HIGH: Each
class must deliver the items before the morning bell
rings on the morning of. Nothing will be accepted
after! The winning class each day will receive 2
Two parent volunteer from each class should
be there to count items each morning.
Monday, September 19th:
Shirt & Shoe Drive
All items must be put in boxes or bags. Only uncut
t-shirts and gently worn shoes will be accepted.
Tie shoes together if possible.
20 shirts = 1 point
5 pairs of shoes = 1 point
Maximum 25 points
Wednesday, September 21st:
Must be stacked neatly
Plastic bags. NO
20 pounds = 1 point
Maximum 20 points
Friday, September 23rd :
Canned Food Drive
Must be put into
20 can goods = 1 point
Maximum 20 points
IV. Chant Rules for Erath HIGH:
class will need to create a song promoting class
spirit and unity. The same rhythm from popular
songs can be used with modified lyrics. Lyrics must
be approved by administration by Monday, September
26th. The class must have a minimum of 15
students participating. Every student
participating must be singing majority of the time,
and must also wear their class shirt. Only students
from that class can participate. No music or
props can be used, and the performance cannot exceed
1 minute 30 seconds.
V. Best Dressed Rules for Erath HIGH:
class president will receive 10 Best Dressed
stickers per day to hand out to classmates. 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
VI. Block Party for Erath HIGH will be Sunday, September 25th 10
be done in advance:
must be built on 10 to 12 foot utility trailer.
base coat of the float must be painted prior. -The
design may be stenciled on the float.
class must provide all materials needed.
float must reflect the given class theme that deals
with homecoming. It should 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. Help from
parents should be kept to a minimum!
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 should be dressed in
costumes dealing with the theme and can throw candy
but must remain seated. The float will be
judged while on the parade route. A faculty
member must ride with/on the float. The float
should remain parked on Bobcat Alley to show off for
the football game.
1st Place = 20 points 2nd Place = 15 points 3rd
Place = 10 points 4th Place= 5 points
VIII. Dress Code for Erath High
Students September 26th-30th. (Note: what is
listed in is for EHS students only.)
Each day for the week of
Homecoming will be a specific theme and dress day.
-Monday: Dress like a nerd.
-Tuesday: Dress as something that
starts with the same letter as your name, or wear
your first letter of your name and make words with
-Wednesday: It’s pajama day! Wear
your most fabulous “sweet dream” attire along with
your class shirt!
-Thursday: Wear your best work
attire that would fit your future career!
-Friday: Dress Code: Homecoming
shirt, roster shirt, PBIS shirt, or white, navy, or
black school uniform shirt with school uniform
bottoms. Show your Bobcat Spirit! Show up to the
football game to support the Erath Bobcats as they
BATTLE with the Berwick Panthers!
Dress Code for each school on Homecoming Day.
-Erath High: Dress Code: Homecoming shirt, roster shirt, PBIS shirt, or
white, navy, or black school uniform shirt with
school uniform bottoms. Show your Bobcat Spirit!
Show up to the football game to support the Erath
Bobcats as they BATTLE with the Berwick Panthers!
EMS Students will be allowed to wear
their EMS Fun Friday 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 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/jean 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)
-LeBlanc Elementary- LeBlanc Elementary has designated this day as Blue and White
Spirit Day in support of the Bobcats! Students may
wear a blue and white Erath Bobcat spirit shirt with
their school uniform bottoms or blue jeans. In
addition the boys or girls may wear Bobcat jersey
shirts with uniform pants/jeans 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)
XI. Homecoming Day Information for September 30th.
2. Football Tours Feeder Schools: 8:30
· Erath High Visitation: 9:00 - 11:00 AM
·Erath Middle Visitation 8:00-11:00 AM
·Dozier Elementary Visitation 8:30-10:00 AM
·LeBlanc Elementary hosts a "student only pep rally" in lieu of
Erath High Community Peprally in the gym from 11:00-
Erath High Parade time and route: 12:30 - 1:00 p.m. The parade
will begin @ approximately 12:30 on Broadway at EHS
and will head north toward West Edwards. It
will take a left on West Edwards. When it gets to
the stop sign (at the corner of South Kibbe and West
Edwards), it will take a left onto South Kibbe. When
the parade gets to West Primeaux (Dozier’s road) it
will take right that will lead straight into
Dozier’s parking lot. Those students will view the
parade on the school campus. (The parade will be at
the Dozier gates around 12:45 or so). The parade
will return to West Primeaux and turn right on South
Kibbe and it will end on Hill St.
EHS and Erath Middle Dismissal: 12:45 or 12:50 p.m.
Elementary and LeBlanc Elementary early dismissal at
Game time at 7 PM with the presentation of the court
X. Reminders for Erath High Students.
dress days, Erath High students 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. -
XI. Homecoming Dance- Saturday, October 1st.
The homecoming dance will be held on Saturday,
October 1 in the EHS gym. Members of the Homecoming
and Powder Puff Courts will be presented at 7:30
p.m. Family and friends of the courts may attend
the presentation. The dance is a lock-in, students
must arrive by 7:00 p.m. No students will be
admitted after that time and no students will be
allowed to leave the dance until the end at 11:00
p.m. Tickets for the dance are being sold in the
front office until the end of the school day on
Thursday. Tickets are $10.00 each. Each EHS
student is allowed to purchase one guest ticket.
Guests must be high school age or older. If they
are not current students at EHS, a permission form
must be completed and turned in to the front office
before a guest ticket can be purchased.
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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
Our Alma Mater Dear,
Our fondest thoughts will be of you
throughout the coming years...