Homecoming information


This year’s Homecoming will be held September 17th through 22nd. The theme is "Dancing in September: Titans Through the Decades." We will celebrate the 70's, 80's and 90's through music, fashion and culture!



Sept. 11th through 21st
Banner and float construction will take place after school in the Auto’s Garage. An optional banner and float construction opportunity will be held at 10 a.m. Sept. 19th (no school). 

Friday, Sept. 21st
A Pep Rally will be held in the main gym at 5:30 p.m. Fireworks, starting about 9:30 p.m., will follow the varsity football game against Niles North.

Saturday, Sept. 22nd
The Homecoming Parade kicks off at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22nd. The parade route goes from St. David’s on Glenview and Shermer Roads to Jackman Park on Washington Street. 

The Homecoming Dance will be from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22nd in the GBS Main Gym. Attire is semi-formal. Those inappropriately dressed will be turned away.


Tickets will be sold Sept. 6th through 21st in the bookstore, and at the door before the dance. Bid price per individual ticket is $15 with an activity pass; $17 without an activity pass; or $20 at the door. 


Each student must present their school ID at the dance.

If a GBS student is bringing a non-GBS student to the dance, they must turn in a completed Non-GBS Student Dance Request Form to the Student Activities Office by Friday, Sept. 21st.

Questions? Contact the Student Activities Office at 847.486.4671.

Homecoming information