February 4, 2020

  • The Spiritwear Store is open through February 10, place your order online via the DHMS website!
  • February is Black History Month. Black History Month is a time we celebrate African American and Black people’s contributions to our country! Everyday this month we will be sharing a contribution researched by TA classes. Today we celebrate the contributions of Dorothy Hamm a a civil rights activist who was a leader in the federal desegregation suit that lead to the desegregation of this building 61 years ago yesterday!
  • The DHMS Kindness Club is hosing it’s Have a Heart Campaign where we’re collecting gently used blankets and towels to donate to local animal shelters. We’ll be collecting these items throughout the month of February. Collection bins are in the main entrance lobby and by the kiss & ride doors. Any questions? Please see Ms. Zeller, Ms. Katcher or Ms. Schaefer.
  • TAB will meet tomorrow in the library during lunch. All are welcome!
  • Congratulations to Ms. Scruggs and Ms. Hill for winning Teacher Tuesday! Your students nominated you for this tremendous honor! One student shared this about Ms. Hill: She was really supportive when I needed help and she’s really nice. I really like the way she teaches. Another student shared this about Ms. Scruggs: She always gives me advice in her point of view and in my shoes.
  • Today’s Black History Month Contribution comes from Ms. Ducassoux’s TA Class. Today we celebrate: Shirley Chisholm, American politician, educator, and author. Shriley Chisolm was the first African American women to serve in Congress in 1968.