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Spirit Week and Walkathon Oct. 18-22

October 15, 2021

It’s Saints’ favorite time of year – Spirit Week and Walkathon! This is a fun-filled week of themed dress down days, ending with the annual Walkathon and Homecoming football game and dance.
Students may dress up according to the day’s theme and earn points toward Saints Olympics in the spring. Students who are dressed exceptionally in the day’s theme will receive the most points allotted. Students who choose not to participate must wear their school uniform and will not earn any points for their class.

Monday, Oct. 18 – Class Color Day
9th Grade – Purple
10th Grade – Gray
11th Grade – White
12th Grade – Black

Tuesday, Oct. 19 – School Theme Day – Decade Day (1950 – 1990)
Select a decade and dress up! (No leggings, PJs, or ripped jeans)

Wednesday, Oct. 20 – $2 Pink Dress Down for Breast Cancer Awareness

Thursday, Oct. 21 – Class Theme Day
9th Grade – Sports Day
10th Grade – Tacky Tourist Day
11th Grade – Twin Day
12th Grade – Lazy Day (No leggings, PJs, or ripped jeans)

Friday, Oct. 22 – Walkathon Purple and Gold Day

Please note: Appropriate clothing is imperative! Any student in violation of the school’s dress down policy will be required to change into a school uniform and consequences will be rendered.

Walkathon will start in Alumni Hall on Friday and proceed to Slater Park, followed by a BBQ lunch and pep rally. That evening at 6 pm, Saints football will take on Mt. Pleasant at Pariseau Field. On Saturday, October 23, students are invited to the Homecoming dance in Alumni Hall from 7-10 pm. To keep students safe during this event, they must either be vaccinated (and submit their vaccination card to the school nurse) or receive a negative COVID test at school on Thursday, Oct. 21, to purchase a ticket. Tickets are $10. Semi-formal attire and masks are required at the dance.