WDC’s 2014 Homecoming candidates announced!
Selected by their senior classmates, the 2014 Wadena-Deer Creek Homecoming candidates were announced this morning.
The queen candidates are: Kristyn Ament, Shaye Blessing, Jennifer Craig, Marissa Jahnke and Carrie Nelson. The king candidates are: Austin Koljonen, Michael Moen, Wade Piper, Matthew Quincer and Brody Wangsness.
An array of activities will take place during the week of Sept. 29 to Oct. 3, including theme dress-up days for students and staff, Powder Puff football, pep fests, and more! Friday will feature the Coronation at 10:15 am in the Middle/High School gym. The public is invited to attend this ceremony. On Friday afternoon, the Homecoming Parade will begin at 2 p.m. WDC is still in need of parade units. Please contact Norm Gallant to sign up at 632-2310.
This year’s Homecoming theme is “Just Can’t Hide My Wolverine Pride!” Show your Wolverine spirit by wearing Blue and Gold when the football team will host the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Thunder at 7 p.m. Following is a detailed schedule for Homecoming Week. Also, keep updated on Homecoming Week by going to WDC’s website at www.wdc2155.k12.mn.us or “Like us” at WDC’s Facebook page at Wadena-Deer Creek Public Schools.
Homecoming Agenda 2014 - “Just Can’t Hide My Wolverine Pride!”
Monday, Sept 29 “Camo/Outdoors Day”
9-12 Pepfest 9-10am
5-8 Pepfest 1:15-2:05pm
7/8 Girls Volleyball vs. Detroit Lakes – 4:30pm
JV Football vs. Prairie Valley – 5:00pm
Tuesday, Sept. 30 “Fashion Disaster Day”
5-12 Lunch Room Games
Day 1 of Door Decorating Contest; include the theme “Can’t Hide My Wolverine Pride!”
JV and Varsity Tennis vs. West Central Area – 4:00pm
7/8 Football vs. Long Prairie-Grey Eagle – 4:30pm
C, JV and Varsity Volleyball at Perham – 6:00pm
Wednesday, Oct. 1 “Color Day”
8th Grade: Orange
7th Grade: Brown
6th Grade: Green
5th Grade: Purple
9-12 Powder Puff Football, 2pm
Day 2 of Door Decorating Contest
Thursday, Oct. 2 “Totally 80’s Day”
9-12 students vote for King/Queen during 1st hour
Elementary School Autograph Session 11:00am-12:30pm
(This includes the fall sports captains, cheerleaders and the royalty.)
Elementary Pep Fest 1:15-2:00
Foundation Fall Fest, 4:30-7:30pm, Commons
Varsity Cross Country at Perham – 4:00pm
JV and Varsity Tennis at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle – 4:00pm
C and JV Volleyball vs. Staples-Motley – 6:00pm
Varsity Volleyball vs. Staples-Motley – 7:30pm
Friday, Oct. 3 “WDC Spirit Day” – Wear your Blue and Gold!
Coronation at 10:15am, HS Gym
Parade at 2:00pm
Varsity Football vs Long Prairie-Grey Eagle at 7:00pm
9-12 Dance - Following the football game in the Commons
Saturday, Oct 4
Varsity Cross Country at Swain Invitational – Duluth East – 10am
Varsity Volleyball Tournament at Perham – 7:30am
JV Volleyball Tournament at Perham – 8:30am
Elementary Theme Days:
Monday, Sept. 29 “Wacky Hair & Crazy Socks Day”
Tuesday, Sept. 30 “Sports Day”
Wear your favorite clothes from your favorite sports team.
Wed., Oct. 1 “Career Day”
Wear the outfit that shows what you want to be when you grow up.
Thurs., Oct. 2 “Color Day”
1st grade: Yellow
2nd grade: Red
3rd grade: Green
4th grade: Purple
Friday, Oct. 3 “Blue & Gold Day”