New Castle Homecoming 2021

Where we LOVE is HOME–home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts. –Oliver Wendall Holmes Sr.

FRIDAY, September 3rd

Class Hallway Decorations

After School, Green & White

Seniors M–Main Floor | Juniors B–Main Floor | Sophomores M–2nd Floor | Freshmen B–2nd Floor

Decorations will be taken down September 13.

MONDAY, September 6th

No School! Stay in your PJs all day!

TUESDAY, September 7th

Class Hallways Judged

Dress Up: Hawaiian Day

WEDNESDAY, September 8th

High School Cookout and Games (Rain date 9/9)

Tentatively, High School will go to Neal Field for 5th, 6th, and 7th Period

Dress Up: Red, White & Blue Day

Powderpuff Game, 1:45PM

(students only, no public seating)

THURSDAY, September 9th

Dress Up: Neon Day

FRIDAY, September 10th

Dress Up: Green Out

Principal’s Luncheon, 11:00 AM-12:00 PM, First Baptist Church

(709 S. Memorial Drive, New Castle)

Tickets are available at the High School Office, for $10 each (Check, Cash, or Card).

Entertainment provided by the NCHS Choir, Matthew Hurst conducting

Distinguished Alumni: Dr. David Pfenninger, Blaine Hurst, and Bobbie K. Owens

Recognition of Homecoming Court

Retired Educators

Meal Catered by the Breakfast Optimist Club: Pork Chops

Achievement Day, Ceremony, 2:00 PM, Bundy Auditorium

Senior Students Honored

Public: Invitation Only

Music Concert, 6:00-8:00 PM, 14th Street Plaza

(Sponsored by Main Street)

All alumni and guests, public invited

Food Trucks and Beer Truck

Musical Performance by Rock Bottom Boys of Madison County

NCHS Homecoming Dance 7:30-10:30 PM, Arts Park Pavilion

King and Queen Coronation, Homecoming Court for each NCHS class

Cheerleader Fundraiser

Dressy or Dressy-Casual

SATURDAY, September 11th


Homecoming Parade, 10:00-11:00 AM

Main Street to Trojan Lane

If you have any questions about participating in the parade, please email

Tours of the Middle School Renovation Project, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Limited capacity with a mandatory Sign-Up, Tours are limited to 8 people per time slot

Crider’s Food Sales, 11:00 AM-7:00 PM, HS West Cafeteria

NC Trojan Booster Fundraiser

Enjoy a legendary Fieldhouse Special or Crider’s famous Onion Rings

Homecoming Game, 1:00 PM, Neal Field

Wear your best Green & White!

$5.00 ticket at the gate

To pre-buy tickets, please click the site below, for a total of $5.85 per ticket

Gathering of the Decades, 1:00-4:00 PM, Fieldhouse

All alumni and visitors are invited to attend, reconnect and share memories in the “World’s Largest and Finest High School Fieldhouse.”

The concourse will feature seven sections: 1940’s, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, and 2000-2020.

Memorabilia of senior cords, letter jackets, yearbooks, buttons, photos, artwork, and other class items.

New Castle High School Alumni Association will host a reception with light refreshments for retired teachers, alumni, and guests in the hospitality section.

“The Taste of New Castle” section will feature free samples from two class favorites: Jack’s Donuts and Top Hat 2