February 27, 2020

  • There will be no newspaper club today.
  • Dorothy Hamm’s first musical, Dear Edwina Jr., is just days away!!. If you’d like to buy tickets ahead of time, Mrs. Donnelly will be selling tickets during TA in Room 129 this week. Tickets are $10 each. There are 3 shows – Friday, Feb 28 and Saturday Feb. 29th at 7pm and Sunday, March 1 at 2pm.
  • Thought of the Day: Sometimes we talk before we think. Take time to be thoughtful before you speak today. Ask yourself if your idea is going to be respectful of yourself and of others.
  • Do you love all things American History and think you could slay in a trivia competition? You should consider competing in the US History Bee – a national trivia completion that focuses solely on US history. If this sounds interesting, come join Ms. Partington TODAY, February 27th in room 336 , 2:30 – 3:15. We’ll talk about the completion and try out some trivia questions.
  • Have you lived in another country before? Does your family move around the US and the world every few years? You should be a part of DHMS Young Diplomats! Come meet other students and share stories about living in other countries! We will have our first meeting in the library on Monday, March 3rd, 2:30-3:15.
  • Today’s Black History Month contribution comes from Mrs. Whipp’s TA who researched, William Grant Still. Still was a composer and the first African American to conduct a professional symphony orchestra. He also was the first African American to conduct the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
  • There will be 6th grade game club in room 119 during 6th grade lunch today. Please ask your TA teacher for a pass if you would like to come and make sure to grab your lunch BEFORE heading to Ms. Casteel’s room.
  • There will be no Anime Club today! See you next Thursday!