Spirit Week & Homecoming

September 27-29


Calendar of Events

Click here for a flyer


Theme Days*

Rules for Dress Down as listed in the handbook apply for this week.  Students are encouraged to dress according to the following themes on the specified days:

Monday – Movie Monday

Tuesday – Team Tuesday

Wednesday – Wacky Wednesday

Thursday – Throwback Thursday

Friday – Green and Gold Irish Pride


Powderpuff Volleyball Game*

Females from grades 11 & 12 will play a volleyball game against the female teachers on Thursday, September 27, at 2 PM in the gymnasium.  Senior boys will act as coaches and cheerleaders.



The Homecoming Bonfire is scheduled for Thursday, September 27, beginning at 7 PM on the lacrosse practice field (by the alley entrance of the stadium). Go IRISH!


Pep Rally/Parade/Football Game/Alumni Band & Cheerleaders

The annual Homecoming Pep Rally is Friday, September 28, at 2:20 PM with the Parade beginning at 5:30 PM.  Join us for the football game versus Bermudian Springs at 7 PM.

Marching Band Alumni bring your instruments and sit with the Band during this year’s Homecoming game!  If you are planning on playing with the band, email cmezza@yorkcatholic.org  and we will have music ready for you.  If you would like your music in advance, please state that in your email along with your mailing address.

Calling all YC Cheerleader Alumni…Cheer, dance, and stunt during the 3rd and 4th quarters.  If you are interested in participating, please contact Heather Hoffman at 717-846-8871 x220 or hhoffman@yorkcatholic.org.


Homecoming Dance*

The Homecoming Dance will be held on Saturday, September 29, from 7-10 PM in the cafeteria.  Tickets are $10 per student and will be on sale September 24-28 from 7:45-8:15 AM and 3:00-3:15 PM in Room 210.  The Formal Dress Code Agreement is required by all students who wish to attend the dance.  Any student wishing to bring a guest to the dance must also submit a Guest Permission Form.  Parents and students please know the guidelines will be strictly enforced.  The most recent trend of formal dress includes two-piece dresses that slightly expose the midriff.  Please know that an exposed midriff at any point throughout the evening will not be permitted and the student will be required to change into something acceptable.  Click here for required forms.  Any questions, please contact Melissa Emschweiler at memschweiler@yorkcatholic.org.


            *student-only event