March 12, 2020

  • Get ready to run! Track practice begins this coming Monday. All athletes are welcome to join. We will meet in the gym after school and practice will be finished at 4:00. All athletes need to have a physical form on file in order to participate. If you need a physical form see Ms. Dabney. Any other questions please see Ms. Schoenebeck.
  • Newspaper Club is meeting after school today. Our club picture will be taken. All are welcome!! Please come to the library after school.
  • Ms. Partington’s World Geography book club will not meet today. Our meeting has been rescheduled for Monday in the library.
  • 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.
  • 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 directions. 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, “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn,” Benjamin Franklin.