How Day Assembly and How Night –
First Week of School
This is the annual assembly and evening of fun planned by the Student Council Cabinet as a welcome back to school celebration. The assembly features the introduction of all fall sports and new faculty, and also includes performances by the band, auxiliary units, poms and cheerleaders. How Night includes an evening in the stadium with a carnival-like atmosphere of fun, games and competitions between the classes and staff. Students may purchase tickets for How Night during Orientation Week or the first week of school.
Ceremonial Week – October
This is the week-long homecoming celebration. Different activities are featured, as well as others which will be scheduled by Student Council Cabinet. Spirit days are planned by the Student Council Cabinet Spirit Commissioner. These activities allow students the opportunity to demonstrate their school spirit and to earn class spirit points.
Chief Ceremonial Assembly is during Chief Time and includes the introduction of the Ceremonial Court to the student body.
Chief Ceremonial Queen Elections are during 3rd period. Ceremonial Queen Attendants are selected by each class and Queen Candidates are chosen by the senior class. Coronation is evening at half-time of the Ceremonial football game.
Chief Ceremonial Dance is the culmination of the Ceremonial Week Celebration and is on a Friday night from 8:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Tickets to the dance are sold at lunch during the week and the price includes admission to the dance and a favor (tickets to the dance will not be sold at the door). Picture packages are also sold separately throughout the week and may be purchased the night of the dance.
Dress is typically formal – guys wearing dress coats and ties or tuxedos and girls wearing formal dresses. Students who wish to bring a guest that is not from Kickapoo must submit a completed Guest Approval Form before buying a ticket.
Sweetheart/Sadie Hawkins/LPA (Ladies-Pay-All)
Week – Mid-February
Sweetheart Week celebrates Valentine’s Day with royalty, spirit days and a dance. Winter sports and activities select Sweetheart Candidates and serve as escorts for those candidates at the assembly.
Elections for King and Queen are during 3rd period and the King and Queen will be crowned at the basketball game on Friday night. Tickets to the dance are sold at lunch during the week (tickets to the dance will not be sold at the door). Picture packages are also sold separately throughout the week.
Dress for Sweetheart is casual to semi-formal. Students who wish to bring a guest that is not from Kickapoo must submit a completed Guest Approval Form before buying a ticket.
Kickapoo Fight Song
All hail to Kickapoo
Her spirit and honor uphold
Her colors tried and true
Hold high the Brown and Gold
Fight, Fight, Fight
So wherever we may go
Or whatever we may do
We'll be loyal for we know
That WE ARE KICKAPOO!
C-H-I-E-F-SKickapoo Alma Mater
Hail Kickapoo, your colors brown and gold.
Throughout the years, your stories will be told.
Blessed days with hope, a future you will give.
Oh Kickapoo, you teach us how to live.
Oh Kickapoo, your past is proud and strong.
Year after year, to thee we still belong.
Guide now our future, lead us on our way.
Oh Kickapoo, our memories ever stay.