Homecoming 2023 website news
This year, the 2023 Homecoming Spirit Week will be raising money and collecting items for Shepherd’s Gate, a Miracle Hill Ministry. Shepherd’s Gate in Greenville provides safe shelter for women and mothers with young children who are experiencing homelessness. Our Upper School will have a grade by grade competition to bring in the most items. Lower School and Downtown campuses are also welcome to bring in items to support this organization.
Needed items include:
Laundry pods
Styrofoam cereal/soup bowls
Toilet paper

Canned fruit (largest cans available)

Spirit Week Dress Up Days
Friday, January 13 (UPPER SCHOOL ONLY):

PJ Day - (No sweatpants) Wear your favorite PJs and begin bringing in items for Shepherd’s Gate

Monday, January 16 (ALL SCHOOL):

Big Air Fundraiser - Have fun at Big Air from 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.  Just let them know you are with FPA and we will receive a portion of the proceeds.  There is NO SCHOOL on this day!

Tuesday, January 17 (UPPER SCHOOL ONLY):

First Letter of Name Day - Dress up like anything that has the same first letter of your name! Be creative, but make sure it is dress-code appropriate.

Wednesday, January 18 (UPPER SCHOOL ONLY):

Decades Day - Bring back a blast from the past by dressing up in clothes from your favorite decade! 50s? 60s? 90s? You choose!

Thursday, January 19 (UPPER SCHOOL ONLY):

Rhyme Without Reason Day - It’s a plane, and a train, and Mark Twain! Find a friend or a group and dress like items that rhyme. The most creative group wins a prize!

Friday, January 20: (UPPER SCHOOL ONLY):
Color and Anything But Backpack Day – Each Grade dress in their class color and bring your books in anything but a backpack!
  • 6th Grade wears  Yellow
  • 7th Grade wears Green
  • 8th Grade wears Orange
  • 9th Grade wears Pink
  • 10th Grade wears Blue
  • 11th Grade wears White
  • 12th Grade wears Black
Friday, January 20: (PRESCHOOL & LOWER SCHOOL):

Crusader Spirit Day - Show your school spirit and dress in school colors and spirit wear!

Shannon Forest Campus All School Pep Rally!
Students in K5 - 12th Grade will participate in a Crusader Spirit Pep Rally at 2:10 p.m. on Friday, January 20, in the Upper School Gymnasium.
2023 Homecoming Games on Friday, January 20!
Crusaders vs. Greenwood Christian
  • Junior Varsity Boys' - 4:00 p.m.
  • Varsity Women - 5:15 p.m.
  • Varsity Men - 6:30 p.m.
  • Homecoming Court immediately after the Varsity Men's Game