At East Coweta, Heritage School it's homecoming week

From STAFF REPORTS news@newnan.com It is a double homecoming week in Coweta County this week, with festivities under way at both East Coweta High School and The Heritage School. East Coweta High School will host Westlake during the annual homecoming football game Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Garland Shoemake Stadium in Sharpsburg.
Activities for homecoming week include a homecoming parade and pep rally in downtown Senoia on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. A homecoming dance is slated for Saturday at 7:30 p.m. There will also be a Lee Middle School vs. East Coweta football game at 5:15 p.m. on Thursday. The Heritage School in Newnan also celebrates homecoming this week with a full schedule of activities. Kickoff for the homecoming game against Skip Stone Academy is at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the school's stadium, where students and faculty plan to improve their record-breaking season to 6-1. The school's homecoming queen will be crowned at halftime Friday evening. Students in the upper school division will enjoy daily dodge ball tournaments during their mid-morning break time, with a playoff scheduled for Friday at 10:15 a.m. Dress-up days for Heritage School upper school students include a variety of themes: Tuesday was Hillbilly Day, today is College T-shirt Day, Thursday is Superhero/Celebrity Day, and Friday is Red, White, and Blue Day. A "powder puff" game will be played at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Heritage School stadium, featuring junior vs. senior girls. The game will be followed by a celebration dinner, featuring meal items served by the staff of The Varsity. The week-long slate of events will conclude with a homecoming dance for upper school students Saturday from 8 to 11 p.m. in the Student Life Center on the Heritage School campus.


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