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Homecoming Parade Info Updated -October 12th Half Day Early Dismissal & Heritage High School Homecoming Info October 2018

October 12th will be an early dismissal 11:15 at both schools so Heritage parents, students, and staff can attend the Homecoming Parade that afternoon, parade starts at 2pm and line-up information and times below.


The 2018 VGH Homecoming Parade will start at 2pm on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018 in Villa Grove. 

If your club, organization or business would like to be in the parade, please go to the Villa Grove Schools homepage at www.vg302.org and click on the Homecoming Parade picture. Registration and $10 fee is due by Friday, October 5th. If you have any questions, please email Linda Werts address lwerts@vg302.org .


Thursday October 4th Grand March rehearsal and after school begin decorating main gym

Friday October 5th No School Teacher Institute Day, continue decorating Friday and Saturday morning, times TBA

Saturday October 6th Heritage HS Grand March, Coronation, and Dance to follow 8pm Main Gym

Monday October 8th No School Columbus Day

Week of October 9-12 Homeroom activities and games, dress days, etc

Wednesday October 10th Powderpuff Games (Freshman vs Sophomore followed by Junior vs Senior) and Cookout, time TBA. Macho volleyball participation level will determine if still on schedule for this evening.

Friday October 12th Half day early dismissal 11:15am, Homecoming Parade Villa Grove that afternoon, time TBA, Homecoming Game and halftime presentation of court that evening, Kickoff 7pm at Villa Grove vs Tri-County. A parade shuttle will provided depending on student interest and bus driver availability.

Saturday October 13th Villa Grove HS Homecoming Dance


Villa Grove Homecoming Schedule FYI


Good morning!
HOCO 2018 planning is under way!
We are voting on attendants/candidates for king & queen this Friday, 9/7/18.
I plan on getting pictures for the newspapers (VG News, News Gazette) on Wed, 9/12 or Thurs 9/13.
Parade info:
Starts at 2:00pm
All royalty and class floats are free for the parade.  All other clubs, sports, etc. will be $10.00. Deadline for registration AND payment is Friday, Oct. 5th. The link to parade registration will be up next week on both VG website and VG FB page.
All clubs, sports, businesses except FD, PD , royalty & floats will be on the track this year for easier loading/unloading of students.
Please use the following scheduled times to arrive:
11:00am : Football trailers, cheer trailers. Location: track
12:00pm (noon): Heritage floats. Sponsors need to arrive as well to unload their cars for assembly. Location -Student parking off of McCoy Drive
12:15pm: Heritage royalty. Please have your cars line up in the following order–fresh, soph, junior and last queen/king candidates.  Please bring supplies to hang your signs on your doors. Location-student parking off of McCoy drive.
12:45-1:15pm: PD, FD park in front on the circle drive.
12:45-1:15pm: Clubs, Organizations on track off of McCoy.
Powderpuff/Macho VB: Sun, Oct. 7th
Bonfire: Wed, Oct 10th. Starts at 6:00pm
Parade: Friday, Oct 12th
Dance: Sat, Oct 13th