Spartanfest is a week that celebrates De Smet Jesuit's tradition, spirit, and identity. The week cultivates enthusiasm within the De Smet Jesuit family, providing opportunities for fellowship and fun, and culminates in a Homecoming Dance and our Alumni Reunion.
2017 Spartanfest Activities - Monday, 9/25 - Friday 9/29
|Dress Down |
Students not dressing in theme must be in dress code
Best dressed in each HR receives a small prize.
|Activity Period||Food||After school / Evening|
Frosh Football v. Vianney - 4:30 pm
(Visible Red, White AND Blue - all 3 colors required to dress down)
Soccer PK contest
JV Soccer v. Rockbridge - 4 pm
Varsity Soccer v. RockBridge - 7 pm
(or t-shirt of sports team)
Pizza after school
3 on 3 Basketball Tourney (in Gym)
Frosh Soccer v. MICDS - 4 pm
Varsity Soccer @ Parkway West - 6 pm
Color Rush (Monochromatic - all items are same color)
|Golden Boot Competition (FG kicking)|
Music / Video games / Snacks in lobby
JV Soccer v. SLUH - 4 pm
Soph Soccer v. MICDS - 5:45 pm
Ted Drewes and Chick-Fil-A after school
Inflatables (Boxing, et al)Varsity Football v. Chaminade
@ 7 PM
Spartanfest Homecoming Dance - Saturday, September 30, 2017
The dance runs from 7:30-10:30 in the De Smet Jesuit Gym; students must arrive by 8:00 pm and may not leave earlier than 10:00 pm. Semi-formal attire (coat and tie) is appropriate.
Tickets sales will from Monday, 9/25- Friday 9/29 during lunches. Tickets are $40 per couple (scholarships may be available upon request); FREE tickets will be issued to any student who sold at least 8 Big Draw Tickets.
Each student, even one who earned a free ticket, who plans to attend needs to reserve a ticket. No physical ticket will be issued; students will simply check-in upon arrival.
Contact Info / Questions
Anyone with questions, or any students needing to arrange for late arrival should contact Mr. Michael Russo, Director of Student Activities, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 314-567-3500 x 1260.