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Homecoming 2019

Homecoming 2019 will take place the weekend of Oct. 4-6. The theme is “Candyland Homecoming—It’s Going to Be Sweet!”. Click here to find your class Reunion Chair.  

Oct. 3: Alumni Legends

Alumni Legends 2019, “The Journalism Journey: Past, Present, and Future”, will feature a panel discussion with BHS alumni who work in the journalism field. So far, alumni that will be in attendance include: Chris Erskine (Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune columnist), Gary Suson (9/11 photographer) and Scott Stahmer (national sports news writer). The discussion will begin at 7pm in the BHS auditorium. If you are a BHS grad who is now working in the journalism field and you would like to participate, email BHSAA President Chuck Thyfault at

Oct. 5: Homecoming Day

  • 7AM: Join us for the annual “Andy Anderson Pancake Breakfast” in the BHS Cafeteria until noon. 

  • 10:15AM: The BHS Homecoming Parade leaves from the METRA station and marches to BHS. Alumni floats line up behind the high school student floats, with the exception of the 50th Reunion float, which will help lead the parade. Call BHS at 847-381-1400 to register your class float. The theme this year is "Candyland Homecoming—It’s Going to Be Sweet!”

  • 11AM: Join us for the BHS School Tour. Meet inside the main entrance to the school and receive a free alumni t-shirt! 

  • 11am-4pm: Join us for the BHSAA Tailgate Party in the Chessie’s parking lot at 200 Applebee Street. There will be good food, drink and entertainment. 

  • 1PM: The Broncos take on Conant High School at Barrington Community Stadium.

Oct. 6: BHSAA Brunch

All BHS alumni are welcome to attend the annual BHSAA brunch at Chessie’s Restaurant in Barrington. Reservations begin at 10am. Call Chessie's at 847-382-5020 to make a reservation.