March 11, 2020

  • TAB members, please report to the auditorium by 8:15am today for our group yearbook photo.
  • Sisterhood Club members please report to the auditorium at 8:25 AM for our yearbook club picture.
  • Did you know that hand-washing is the key to staying healthy? Everyone should wash their hands with soap and water for 20 seconds. Use hand sanitizer when soap and water is not available. Wash your hands after PE, before you eat breakfast, lunch or snacks, after using the restrooms, and after touching your face or blowing your nose. Also – before you buy your lunch, please use the hand sanitizer to make sure your hands are clean.
  • There will be an information meeting for Dorothy Hamm’s New Ultimate Frisbee Club on Monday, March 16th from 2:30-3:00 in room 325. The Ultimate Frisbee Club is open to all middle school students and encourages participants of all abilities, especially new players, to join.
  • Students who were given a permission slip to go to the National African American History and Culture Museum the trip has been rescheduled for Tuesday April 14th 2020. See Ms. Elliott if you have further questions.
  • Today is club photo day! Students who were given a club photo day pass should report to the auditorium at their specific time slot. At the beginning of the period please show your club pass to your classroom teacher before getting your photo taken. Students should return promptly back to class after their photo is taken in the auditorium.
  • The strategy board game club will meet Thursday in room 131, from 2:30-3:30. We will also have our club photo taken at this time. Please attend if you have been part of the club. Mr. Francis will also be presenting our 2nd First place trophy to us!
  • Reminder: The 6th grade concert band will practice today during Phoenix Time. Band members should report directly to the band room.
  • Students – are you having problems with WiFi on your student iPad at home? You must login to the HUB and GlobalProtect apps at school or GlobalProtect will not work! There is a Technology Frequently Asked Questions section on the DHMS website that has information. Also Mrs. Leon is in her office in the library during TA and Phoenix time. You may get a pass from your teacher to get help. Please put in a tech help request before you come to see her so there is a record of the issue. Go to the DHMS website, click on the Technology tab and submit a student tech help request.
  • Thought of the Day: “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compares to what lies within us,” Ralph Waldo Emerson.
  • We would like to send out a special thanks to our hardworking custodial staff. Thank you all of you. We especially want to thank Wilson, Ilsa, and Angela for their hard work cleaning during lunch in the cafeteria!