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Homecoming Week 2022

LaSalle-Peru Township High School is excited to welcome our Cavalier families, community members and alumni to the Homecoming 2022 activities. These events will be during the week of Monday, Sept. 26.


The annual Variety Show begins at 7 p.m. on Monday in Sellett Gymnasium. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with a $3 admission price. Bake sale items and water will be available for purchase. The Homecoming King and Queen will be announced at the end of the Variety Show.


The Homecoming parade will begin at 4 p.m. on Thursday, September 29. The parade will follow the traditional route, beginning at Fourth and Schuyler streets in Peru and continuing along Route 6 into LaSalle before turning south at Bucklin Street to finish along First Street. There will be a powderpuff football game for students following the parade at the L-P Sports Complex.


The Homecoming Varsity Football game against Woodstock High School is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. on Friday. The Homecoming Court will be recognized between the freshman and varsity games.


Student activities include themed dress-up days throughout the week. That schedule is:

  • Monday: Class Color Day
    • Seniors (black); Juniors (white); Sophomores (gray); Freshmen (blue)
  • Tuesday: Pajama Day
  • Wednesday: Adam Sandler Day
  • Thursday: Jersey Day
  • Friday: Cavalier Red & Green


The Homecoming Dance will be from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday in Sellett Gymnasium. Tickets cost $10 per student. L-P students can bring dates from other high schools, but a dance guest request form must be completed by Monday, September 26. These forms are available from the School Safety Office. Students must be in attendance on Friday to attend the dance. Homecoming tickets and t-shirts will be sold during all lunch periods that week. T-shirts cost $15.