Homecoming 2018

Harker's annual Homecoming festivities include alumni get-togethers, tailgate parties, performances and, of course, football. This year the party lasts all weekend to celebrate our 125th anniversary!

125th Anniversary Weekend

  • Homecoming kicks off the weekend on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, with the big game against Santa Rosa's Elsie Allen High School at 7 p.m. Our inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame awardees will be celebrated at halftime: Tanya Schmidt '08 (volleyball), Jason Martin '07 (baseball), Adam Vucurevich '02 (football, baseball, wrestling) and Phyllis Carley (super fan). We will also honor the recipient of our Distinguished Alumni Award, Teja Patil '02.
  • The weekend continues with the alumni Grand Reunion on Saturday, Oct. 6 for upper school classes of '03, '08 and '13 and middle school classes of '73, '78, '83, '88, '93 and '98.
  • Finally, the 68th annual Family & Alumni Picnic is on Sunday, Oct. 7.

You don't want to miss this weekend!

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Watch the 2017 Homecoming Recap Video!

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Homecoming 2018 Schedule

5:30 p.m.

Shuttle service begins from the middle school campus (3800 Blackford Ave., San Jose) to the upper school (Saratoga Ave.) campus. For students and spectators, no cars will be allowed on the Saratoga campus before, during or after the game, even for drop-off. The shuttle will run until 30 minutes after the end of the game.

5:45 p.m.

Concessions and alumni and grade-level tailgates begin.

6:15 p.m.

Pregame entertainment, including the Jazz/Pep Band, choir, Eaglets, and upper school and junior cheerleaders. Inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame ceremony.

7 p.m.

Game time! Halftime will include the introduction of our Distinguished Alumni Award recipient.