Happy Homecoming, South!



This year’s Homecoming theme is “Windy City South” - a theme to celebrate everything great about Chicago!

Homecoming Week 2017:
Monday, October 16, 2017 - Saturday, October 21, 2017

Class Float Construction
Monday - Friday in Autos Garage 

Dress up days include:

  • Monday, October 16, 2017 - TBD
  • Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - TBD
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - TBD
  • Thursday, October 19, 2017 - Toga Day
  • Friday, October 20, 2017 - Blue & Gold Day 

Friday night football returns again for this year's Homecoming!

Titan Tailgate Party / Pep Rally
The Titan Tailgate party in the Courtyard will be from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm. and the Pep Rally will be in the main gym at 5:30 pm.

Football Game
Students will then join alumni, staff, parents, friends, and community members of the Titan family as GBS takes on the Trevians of New Trier High School in the stadium at 7:00 pm, followed by fireworks at 9:30 pm. 

Homecoming Parade
The Homecoming parade kicks off at 10 am on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Once again, GBS will be marching from St. David's on Glenview and Shermer to Jackson Park on Washington. 

Homecoming Dance
The Homecoming dance on Saturday, October 21, 2017 theme "Windy City South" runs from 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm in the Main Gym. Dress is semi-formal (sport coat and tie for guys (no jeans); semi-formal for girls). Those not appropriately dressed will be turned away. Bid price per individual ticket is $15 with activity pass; $17 without activity pass; $20 at the door.
For more information on dance etiquette, please access the informational booklet Dances 101.