Monday September 19, 2016 is the start of a week full of expression and imagination. As said by Maryvale, the “magical” week is an opportunity to go all out with costumes regarding themes such as Monster U, Disney dress, and many others. According to a student from Maryvale Student Government, the week is based on Disney characters related themes to incorporate the idea of the Homecoming theme which is Disney. Throughout the week they will work their way through creative dress up days, fun activities, and homecoming football game which will all lead up to the Homecoming dance. The football game will take place at Maryvale at 7:00 pm; at halftime there will be the announcement of the royalty winners. the Saturday after the game which will be September 24th, 2016 from 7:00-10:00 pm.
Spirit week is all week long with a certain theme designated to each day. The amount of presentation on your outfit regarding the theme is up to you, it could be as much or as little as you decide. On Monday the theme is “Monsters U” which is based off the movie Monsters University. On Monday your outfit is supposed to represent a university/college such as an Arizona State University sweater, a Northern Arizona University hat, or even a Grand Canyon University lanyard. On Tuesday the theme is “Disney dress up”, in which yo can dress as your favorite Disney character such as a Disney princess, a Toy Story character, or the well know Mickey Mouse. Wednesday’s theme is “Lilo and Stitch Luau”, where you have to dress in a Hawaiian related outfit such as a beach themed button shirt, a beach hat, or a hula skirt. Thursday’s theme is “Woody’s Western Roundup” in which you can dress with a western attire fro example a cowboy hat, cowboy boots, or even just a flannel shirt. Friday is the last day of spirit week which regards the school spirit with a theme of “Maryvale’s Magical Homecoming” where you are to go all out with a black and gold outfit. Down below you can see some examples of outfits which you could use or get ideas from for your very own outfit.