Druid Hills High School

Week at a Glance - 4/25

A Spring Musical - DHHS' 1st play in several years! Showtimes: Saturday @ 7pm, Sunday @ 2pm Tickets: Students $5, Adults $7

Progress Reports Distributed Wednesday during 4th Period

Blood Drive Thursday, 4/27 3:30-6:30 PM in the Gym - - CANCELLED

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Administrative Professionals Week

Please join me in showing appreciation to our fabulous administrative professionals:

  • Marlene Aronoff
  • Sheena Ford
  • Sheila Huffman
  • Jeremy Satterwhite
  • Quency Standifer
  • Michelle Swanson
  • Vicki Woodward

Welcome New Staff Members!

Welcome Corporal Terrence Smith (SRO) and Campus Supervisor Jandan Swain to Druid Hills High!

Bell Schedule This Week

Monday April 24 & Tuesday April 25

  • 1st period: 8:10-11:22
  • 3rd period: 11:30-3:10

Wednesday April 26 & Thursday April 27

  • 2nd period: 8:10-11:22
  • 4th period: 11:30-3:10

Friday April 28---Regular Schedule

Student Recognitions

Congrats to Grady Housworth (Music) and Ermais Genet (World Language) on being named Governor's Honors Program Finalists.

Congrats to Sabina Iqbal, 2017 Stock Market Game Essay Contest State Winner. Sabina will be attending the annual Stock Market Game Awards Luncheon on May 2 at Underground Atlanta.

Athletic Updates!

Congratulations to the following teams for advancing to the State Playoffs:
  • Baseball, who will travel to West Laurens Friday afternoon.
  • Boys (Region Champions) and Girls (Region Runner-up) Soccer.
Girls will host Howard Tuesday at 6pm at Hallford. Boys host Spalding Wednesday at 7:30pm at Adams.
  • Boys and Girls (Region Runner-up) Tennis.
Boys' Tennis came up short to Mary Persons in the first round of the State Tournament. The Ladies defeated Spalding last week but lost to Heritage-Catoosa in the second round.


Congratulations to the track team for their outstanding performance at the Region Championship meet! The girls team placed 3rd in the region, and the boys team placed 5th!!

Key performances include:

  • Genevieve Ferrara - 2nd in the 800m, and 2nd in the 3200m
  • Ermias Tewolde- 2nd in the 3200m, and 3rd in the 1600m
  • Amber Austin - 3rd in the 300m hurdles
  • Boys 4x400m relay - 3rd (Shevar Bernard, Kenyon Blackshear, Ruben Taylor, Clark Sheppard)

Additional Sectional qualifiers in their respected events include:

  • Carter Rathur - 3200m and 1600m
  • Lyric Yarber -100m
  • Emily Greippson - 1600m and 3200m
  • Annie Blount - triple jump
  • Delanie Lucas - Long Jump
  • Deshaun Baker- Shot Put
  • Girls 4x100m relay: (Amber Austin, Jala Simelton, Lyric Yarber, Aija Wall)
  • Girls 4x400m relay: (Amber Austin, Lyric Yarber, Malika Rey, Aija Wall)

Senior Upcoming Dates

Senior Final Exams

  • May 17th---1st & 3rd
  • May 18th---2nd & 4th

Friday, May 19: Senior Breakfast and Graduation Practice

Saturday, May 20: Pre-Commencement 3pm DHHS

Friday, May 26: Graduation 7pm Georgia World Congress Center

Please contact Ms. Allen or Ms. Petersen with questions.

SAT/ACT Test Prep

Druid Hills High Students have free access to SAT/ACT Test Prep through USA Test Prep. To access USA Test Prep for the first time:

  • Account ID: druidhills
  • Student Activation Code: newton21
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This Week

Monday, April 24

G Tennis @ Heritage-Catoosa 5p

Tuesday, April 25

Nathan's Drivers' Ed 3:30p

VB Lax vs Decatur @ Adams 6p
Golf Columbia/Stephenson @ Sugar Creek 4p
G Soccer v Howard @ Hallford 6p

Wednesday, April 26

Issue 13.5 week progress reports
MAP Spring Window thru 5/25

B Soccer v West Laurens @ Adams 7:30p

Thursday, April 27

IB Exams thru 5/19
Nathan's Drivers' Ed 3:30p

VB Lacrosse v Riverwood @ DHHS 5:55p

Friday, April 28

Baseball @ West Laurens 5p

Saturday, April 29

Soccer Yard Sale Cafteria 8a
Track Sectionals at Cross Creek

A Spring Musical Uhry Theater 7p

Sunday, April 30
A Spring Musical Uhry Theater 2p

Coming Soon

5/1 thr 5/12 - IB and AP Exams
5/4 - Spring Concert