Melissa High School celebrates its 10th Anniversary Homecoming this year on Friday, Sept. 23, and next week’s Homecoming Week is jam-packed with festivities. See below for more details. We hope to see you there!
Pictured above: Melissa High School Homecoming Court nominees for 2016, grades 9-12. See a list of all nominees at the bottom of this post.
Lady Cardinal Volleyball plays Sanger at home on Tuesday, Sept. 20 at 6:00 p.m. Teacher favorites will be highlighted as part of Teacher Appreciation Night.
The Lady Cards begin district play against Princeton at home on Friday, Sept. 23 at 4:30 p.m. prior to the Homecoming football game.
A community-wide pep rally comes to Cardinal Stadium on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 7:00 p.m featuring a Q&A with the 2016 Homecoming Court nominees, music by the Mighty Cardinal Band, a performance by the cheerleaders, and more.
The Melissa Cardinals take on the Princeton Panthers at the Homecoming Football game on Friday, Sept. 23 with kickoff at 7:30 p.m. Pre-game will feature a celebration of the inaugural Melissa Schools Wall of Honor inductees. Homecoming Queen and King will be crowned at the start of halftime.
Please note: There will be no pep rally during school on Friday, Sept. 23.
The community is invited to tailgate prior to Friday’s football game beginning no earlier than 5:30 p.m. See tailgating map.
Seniors: Amanda Kocsis, Priscilla Adejokun, Lauren Brown, Layne Williams, Gill Gray, Donte Brooks, Jack Clemans, Hunter Campbell, Gunnar Murphy, Dylan Semanovich.
Juniors: Grace Whittington, Natalia Cox, Riley Harrell, Marvin Jordan, Cale Hayes, Tate Whittington.
Sophomores: Rosie Ruiz, Sophia Davis, Katie Wood, Clayton Ashley, Garrett Murray, Collin O’Neal
Freshmen: Mya Ellis, Brenna Sheriff, Amee Hartwell, Ja’Bray Young, Kaedric Cobbs, Perry Simpson.
Monday: “Home of the Brave” (‘Merica Day)
Tuesday: “Home” Run Day (Sports Day)
Wednesday: “Homie” Day (Match with Friends)
Thursday: “Home Away From Home” (Tacky Tourist)
Friday: “There’s No Place like Home” (Spirit or Homecoming T-shirt)
Students can purchase tickets during lunch or before school in Room 308 beginning Monday, Sept. 12.
“A Night on the Red Carpet at Melissa High School”
8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. @ MHS
$20 from Sept. 12-16 | $25 from Sept. 19-23 | None Sold at Door
Semi-Formal Dress (See Dress Code)
Featuring DJPCreations & DJ Eckow