Excitement is in the air! The 2011 Turkey Day Game between Webster Groves and Kirkwood is just days away, and students at Webster Groves High School have a plethora of activities lined up to show their support of the Statesmen.
Spirit Week activities leading up to the historic rivalry on Thanksgiving Day begin Monday with a carnival and end Wednesday night with a pep rally and bonfire. Here are the details.
- Theme Day—students in each grade level dress in different themes. Seniors will dress as senior citizens, juniors in tie dye, sophomores in camouflage and freshman as little kids.
- Hall Decorations—students in each grade level decorate the halls in different book or movie themes, including "Harry Potter," "Star Wars," "Chronicles of Narnia" and "Pirates of the Caribbean."
- Turkey Day Carnival—held in the Multipurpose Room during both lunch periods
- Reverse Color Day—students dress in red and white
- Turkey Bowling—held in the Commons during both lunch periods
- Deca class bungee challenge
- Color Day—students dress in orange and black
- Assembly and Tug of War—1:30 p.m in Robert's Gym
- Webster's Best Chili Fest—the event features a chili cookoff between several local restaurants, students and school organizations. It will be held in the cafeteria from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Pep Rally—begins at 7 p.m. in Robert's Gym
- Bonfire—begins after the Pep Rally in Plymouth Field