Diamond Hill Jarvis Pyramid

Newsletter - January 2023

Message from the Principals

The principals of the Diamond Hill Jarvis Pyramid appreciate the support of our local community as we work to provide an excellent school experience for each student. This newsletter is to inform you of some of the great things happening in our Diamond Hill Neighborhood schools. In this edition of our newsletter we want to show you what our students and teachers have been working on as they closed out the first semester. Please share this newsletter with anyone you'd like. We want to spread the word about the great things happening in FWISD and the Diamond Hill Pyramid.

High School News

DHJ Eagles Boys' Soccer is # 1 in our region!

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Eagles Golf

The Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School Golf team received a generous donation from the non-profit organization—The Cub (jflomd@gmail.com). Our DHJ Eagles appreciate the support from this wonderful organization.

Thank you Donors Choose!

Our amazing DHJ RISE students want to gain employability skills and be a part of the workforce with a new vocational skills project- a class coffee cart! The coffee cart will give students supervised work experience and allow them to interact with customers, take and fill coffee orders, handle money and a variety of other workplace skills. With the assistance of generous donors through Donors Choose website, the project has been fully funded for our students.

High School Fine Arts- Dance

Our wonderful Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School dance department students created a beautiful New Beginnings—December to Remember performance.

Eagle Competing on a NATIONAL stage!

Congratulations to Angel Sanchez on his performance at Nationals. We are so proud of his hard work and accomplishments.
Our very own Diamond Hill-Jarvis junior Angel Sanchez earned the title of UIL State Champion in the 4A Boys 1,600-meter run in May 2022 and followed that up in November with the State Cross Country championship. This past weekend, he ran at the Arkansas High School Invitational in Fayetteville and placed 1st in the 3,000-meter run. Look for Angel Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the FWISD Board meeting where he will be officially recognized.
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Building the Future

We enjoyed hosting students from Stripling Middle School. They joined us on campus to learn about our Architecture, Construction Management, Welding, Logistics & Supply Chain programs.

Giving Back

We appreciate when former Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School student-athletes come back to help our DHJ teams. Thank you to Marina Serrano, her mother, and Aracely Basurto for their time, energy, and the wonderful care packages. Once an Eagle—always an Eagle!

Faculty Incentive Winners

Congratulations to our Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School Faculty Eagle incentive program winners (Dr. Nibbs, Ms. Skelton, and Dr. Cross) for the Fall 2022 semester!

Middle School News

Heartbeat of Meacham

Marissa Moore is the heartbeat of Meacham Middle School. Mrs. Moore is a second year ELA teacher who leads her students in the classroom. Beyond her classroom, Mrs. Moore works tirelessly to provide a fun and quality school experience for all students and staff. Mrs. Moore has been responsible for our successful middle school cheer program, volleyball program, and softball club. She has also organized and implemented our school dances, our 6th grade Meet the Teacher event, our annual Winter Festival, as well as playing a vital role in our campus Spelling Bee. Mrs. Moore is an all-around leader who leaves the school each day in a better place than she found it....Meacham Eagles appreciate the love and concern that Mrs. Moore displays for our students and the community through her works.

Resource Fair

Ms. Delecia McGee, our Assistant Principal from Meacham Middle School worked alongside pyramid Assistant Principals and community partners to provide a wonderful community resource fair at Diamond Hill Jarvis High School! Below are some of our sponsors who provided information, resources, and connections to our local families.
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Elementary School News

Diamond Hill Elementary

At Diamond Hill Elementary, students engage with each other in enriching ways during school, after school, and on Saturdays by hosting our entire pyramid's Saturday learning.

Lessons in Nature

Diamond Hill Elementary is proud to announce the grand opening of their new "Pollinator Garden." Students have conducted research on plants and pollinators in order to design and care for our garden.
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Region Champs!

Diamond Hill Elementary Eagle Football team worked extremely hard and made it to the playoffs! Region Champs! We are proud of our boys and girls for showing grit and determination!
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Saturday Learning Quest

Saturday Learning Quest at DHE rang in the new year with prizes and incentives for our excited learners! Congratulations to all of our winners!
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M. H. Moore Elementary

This vibrant elementary is providing students with experiences they will never forget. Students and families come together to support student success.

Traditions Around the World Museum

Families enjoyed the sights, sounds, and tastes of celebrations around the world. What a treat!
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Field Trip News

Our fourth and fifth grade scholars from M. H. Moore visited the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas in December.
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Thank you Pastor Chris Benites

Freedom Church pastor Chris Benites supports M.H. Moore Elemetnary with items for the school store. Incentives for students to reward their effort are in the store. We appreciate our local church community and their support of our students.
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Parent Opportunities

El Concilio parent classes in Spanish started on January 18th.
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Flying on the Field

Take a look at M.H Moore Mustangs at their soccer season kick off game. Look out for these rising stars!
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Cesar Chavez Elementary

At Cesar Chavez Elementary, students enjoy learning through enriching experiences, trips, and collaboration with other schools. Family support is also prioritized in our community interactions.

The Grinch Visited Cesar Chavez!

Grinch Day was a success last month. Thank you to DHJHS ROTC students for coming to Cesar Chavez and reading a holiday book. All of our students enjoyed the guest readers, especially the Grinch!
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Largest field trip ever!

Last month, first through 5th grade attended the school's largest field trip ever! We all went as a school to enjoy the Ballet Frontier Nutcracker performance. The students of FWISD did a fantastic job representing our district and our school.
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Super work by our Family Engagement Specialist

Congratulations to Mrs. Saira Olivo. Her work was spotlighted by the Fort Worth Star Telegram in an article about the value added to our schools by the work of our Family Engagement Specialists. Thank you to all the staff that help our families be informed on available resources that help our students.
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H. V. Helbing Elementary

H. V. Helbing is a strives to make student feel special. Students interact in such a way that school feels like family. The dedication of caring teachers and staff is admirable as they strive to ensure that every child feels welcome.

Holiday fun at H. V. Helbing

Fifth grade students hosted younger grade classes. Older students read books and provided snacks for their younger friends who look up to them as the leaders of the school. Great work Cardinals!

Diamond Hill Jarvis Pyramid of Schools