Proviso East High School will celebrate tradition and pride during its annual Homecoming Week, September 29 through October 4.
The week will feature a week of spirit activities at school to celebrate Pirate Pride, with the main festivities taking place on Friday, October 3, and Saturday, October 4. The festivities include the Homecoming Parade through the streets of Maywood. The parade route will begin at in the student parking lot at First Avenue and Warren Street across from the school, head west on School Street before turning back to Proviso East on Warren Street.
The parade will be followed by the Homecoming football game against Willowbrook High School. The game will be at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, October 3, notable for being a Friday night game and the 80th anniversary of the opening of Proviso East’s football stadium.
"Proviso East has a long tradition dating back to its opening in 1910," said Mr. Tony Valente, principal at Proviso East. "Homecoming is a great time for all Pirates past and present to come together and celebrate that tradition and the spirit of our school."
The following is the schedule of activities for Proviso East’s Homecoming festivities: