School Spirit

5 Creative Ways to Announce Your Homecoming King and Queen

I will never forget my senior year Homecoming coronation ceremony. As soon they announced the name Tony* for Homecoming King, all of the King Candidates literally tackled our newly crowned King to the stage. Don’t worry. Apparently, this had been pre-planned and it was all in good fun. A picture of that funny, and very  Continue Reading »

How to Be the Best School Mascot in 9 Steps

Congratulations! You’ve been through the tryouts and YOU have been given the honor of being your school mascot. Wearing that mascot costume is going to be a blast, and a big responsibility. Follow these nine steps to be the best school mascot your school has ever seen.   Step 1: You need to WANT to  Continue Reading »

5 Steps for Caring for Your School’s Mascot Costume

Your high school’s mascot costume is a big investment. A mascot is a huge part of the high school school experience; he will be there for every school event, from game days to pep rallies. To help you get the most from your mascot costume, we have put together five tips to help your high school care for, protect, and store  Continue Reading »

8 Great Tips to Pump Up Football Season Excitement

Ready. Set. Hike! Is your school ready for a new football season? Need new ways to get your students and fans within the community excited for the upcoming season? We’ve got eight great ways for your school to put the ball in motion and keep students and fans engaged with your football team and excited  Continue Reading »

12 Tips to Make Your Concession Stand More Profitable

Operating and managing a concession stand during game days, fundraisers, and other school events is a lot of work. Use these 12 tips to get the most from your concession booth or stand and yield more profits for your school.   1. Buy your own concessions equipment; don’t rent it! Use concession machines (Sno Cone,  Continue Reading »

Tips for An Awesome Campus Winterfest

Start a new tradition on campus with a week-long Winterfest! This can include everything from dress-up themes for each day of the week to a pep fest and dance to the coronation of your Snow King and Queen. A fun-filled Winterfest not only breaks up those long winter months, it brings your campus together and  Continue Reading »

12 Fun Homecoming Parade Float Ideas

Homecoming isn’t complete without an amazing, exciting, spirit-pumping Homecoming parade! Your parade is a big, rallying event that gets your whole student body involved, the local community involved, and revs up school pride for the big Homecoming game. Check out these 12 hot decorative ideas for parade floats for your Homecoming parade.   1. Royalty  Continue Reading »

Create A Super Sweet Candy Buffet in 8 Steps

Setting up a candy buffet at your Homecoming dance, Sadie Hawkins dance, Prom, or other event is more than just filling bowls with candy and unceremoniously setting them on a table. Follow these 8 steps to create a candy buffet that satisfies every sweet tooth and keeps them coming back for more.   1. Decide  Continue Reading »

7 Ideas to Increase School Spirit

We’re going to let this title speak for itself. The only thing we will say is that you can use any or all of these ideas for a big game like Homecoming or to promote any game and/or team sport throughout the year to increase attendance. Check them out! Hand out items to wear. While  Continue Reading »

10 Back to School Ideas to Welcome High School Students

A new school year is always exciting. There’s almost a tangible quality to the school spirit ‘buzz’ that surrounds the idea of a new year of high school. Use some of these ideas to really welcome your high school students back to school and boost school spirit at the same time.   1. Spirit Week  Continue Reading »