Jacksboro High School is pleased to announce plans for Homecoming 2016 during the week of September 26 – 30, 2016.
The annual homecoming bonfire will be held on Monday, September 26 at 8:00 p.m. The site for the bonfire will be adjacent to the Pee Wee football field on Highway 59 near Lake Jacksboro. This year’s bonfire is the result of a cooperative effort involving the City of Jacksboro, Jacksboro Police Department, Jacksboro Fire Department, and Jacksboro ISD. Arrangements have been made for the bonfire to be constructed of wooden pallets that have been donated by local businesses.
Friday, September 30 is a school holiday for all students and staff at Jacksboro ISD. On September 30, the Homecoming Parade will begin at 12:30 p.m. This year’s parade theme is “Teamwork makes the Dream Work”. Any class or organization wanting to enter a float in the parade should contact Liz Spears at 567-7339. All parade entries must be in place by 12:15 p.m. The Homecoming Princess and Queen Coronation will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the High School Main Gym. The Homecoming Pep Rally will begin at 2:30 p.m. in the High School Gym. The Junior Bar-B-Q Dinner will be from 4:30-7:30 p.m. in the High School Cafeteria. Advanced tickets are $12.00 and $14.00 at the door. A child’s plate (age 10 and under) will be available at the door for $8.00. “To Go” plates will also be available. Tables may be reserved for class reunions by contacting Beverly Solomon at 567-7204. Pre-game ceremonies will begin at 7:00 p.m. at Tiger Stadium and will include the announcement of the 2016 Homecoming Queen and her court along with the Coming Home King and Queen. The Homecoming football game between the Tigers and the Boyd Yellow Jackets will kick off at 7:30 p.m. The students, faculty and staff of Jacksboro High School welcome you to take part in the Homecoming 2016 activities. For more information about JHS Homecoming contact the high school at 567-7204 or visit www.jacksboroisd.net.