Central HS changing Homecoming parade day

booster-chs-falconCentral High School has announced a change to the traditional Homecoming line-up of activities.

The schools has moved the annual Homecoming Parade from Friday of Homecoming week to the Wednesday (Oct. 9 this year) of the same week, said Jonathan Lindh, athletic director.

About the change, Lindh said:

As a school district, we believe the move will allow a greater number of parents to be a part of the parade and be an active participant in homecoming activities.  Also, by hosting it on Wednesday we are able to celebrate all CHS athletics with a community pep rally following the parade.”

The parade will start promptly at 6 p.m. and follow the same route as previous years.

Then, at 7 p.m., there will be the community pep rally will be held at the football stadium to celebrate all Central High School fall sports.

The community is invited.

3 Comments

  1. a route detail would be nice says:

    a route detail would be nice

  2. Allie Draeger says:

    The reasoning behind the change does not make sense as most parents find it more difficult to get off of work mid week versus the end of a working week. In addition it’s messing with the spirit of the homecoming game…

  3. Theresa says:

    Which parent asked for this change? They should stop trying to re-live their high school years thru the kids. The CHS homecoming parade is for the kids. If a parent wants to watch or help, then the parent needs to change their schedule for the day. Why change an entire community’s schedule to accommodate a few parents.

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