Freshman celebrate Homecoming last year by putting together a Foco  they got dressed up and went out to dinner, since there was no dance. Photo courtesy of Alyvia Kato.

A night under the stars

Isabella Cox, Promotions manager October 5, 2021

It has been up in the air this school year, what will Homecoming 2021 look like for Granville students? Last year there was no Homecoming dance due to covid, so the students and staff wanted to do all...

A picture from Granvilles Homecoming in 2016, when students got to have a normal dance

Homecoming dance should be as normal as possible

Isabella Cox, Promotion manager September 21, 2021

The Homecoming dance is something all students look forward to every year. Girls buy their dresses months in advance and boys start thinking about who they want to ask. Everyone gets excited to dance...

Last years sophomore class float (BluePrints photo/Emily Gold).

New school year sparks changes with Homecoming celebrations

Molly Wilson September 20, 2019

Homecoming week is usually defined by the themed days, the parade, the floats and the bonfire; however, this year’s celebrations are going to look different as the school has decided not to include the...

He said, she said: Homecoming

He said, she said: Homecoming

Keegan VanMeter October 17, 2017

He Said BY KEEGAN VANMETER ('19) The first quarter of school can be a drag for most, however Homecoming seems to be the main event of fall. This happens during the perfect time of the year corresponding...

OPINION: Everyone should participate in Spirit Week

OPINION: Everyone should participate in Spirit Week

Riley Vradenburg September 22, 2017

BY RILEY VRADENBURG (‘18) Spirit Week provides students with an opportunity to dress up in different fashions and show school spirit. The themes are often very creative, but still easy and broad...

Picture courtesy of Avery Bennington

Winter Formal exceeds Homecoming in all aspects

Carsten Savage February 23, 2017

BY KENZIE CHESROWN (‘18) Everyone knows the buildup to Homecoming freshmen year. Girls need the perfect dress, shoes, hair and the picture time is both mandatory and precisely planned with enough...

NBC4 broadcasts Homecoming excitement

NBC4 broadcasts Homecoming excitement

Hannah Dear October 4, 2016

BY HANNAH DEAR  ('17) NBC Channel 4 broadcasted on Sept 30 from the gymnasium to capture the school’s excitement about the Homecoming festivities. Monica Day showed up at 5:30 am to begin the...

A group of seniors gathered photo at Denison prior to last years Homecoming Dance.  The dance is the last activity of the busy Homecoming week. (Photo courtesy of  Maggie Wolf)

A guide to Homecoming week

September 23, 2016

COMPILED BY BLUEPRINTS STAFF The Student Council, the senior class and the athletic department have joined forces to provide an event-filled Homecoming Week. Monday Spirit week theme: Twin Day Field...

What type of Homecoming proposal are you?

Jordan Gummere September 23, 2016

BY JORDAN GUMMERE ('17) What type of homecoming proposal are you?What type of homecoming proposal are you? Homecoming is right around the corner! Take this quiz to find out just what kind of proposal...

Every year, a group of senior girls paint their bellies for the game. (Photo courtesy of Sarah DePage)

Alumnae recall Homecoming traditions of the past

Ava Kunar September 22, 2016

BY AVA KUNAR (‘18) Though Granville is a school of traditions, there are many traditions that have changed over the years. Specifically, Homecoming week traditions are quite different now than they...

Finding the perfect Homecoming dress

Finding the perfect Homecoming dress

Lexi Marelli September 22, 2016

BY LEXI MARELLI ('18) There are many tasks involved with getting ready for Homecoming, especially for girls. Decisions of where to buy a dress, and how to do hair and makeup are all important for...

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