Druid Hills High School

Community Week at a Glance - March 13

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End of 9 Weeks Friday, March 17...Progress Reports distributed during 4th period Friday, March 24

Parent-Teacher Conferences - March 30

Our last parent-teacher conference of the year will be held Thursday, March 30 from 4-6pm. Please schedule appointments with your student's teachers via MyConferenceTime or contact our Main Office.

DHHS Career Day - May 4!

Druid Hills High will be holding a Career Fair on Thursday, May 4. We are looking for people representing ALL occupations interested in provide guidance to our students. Here is the form to nominate a speaker (this is also available on our website). Thank you in advance!

DH Sports Updates

  • Girls Soccer: Varsity opened region play with a 10-0 victory. There were four different goal scorers led by Savannah with 5. Sky and Christina added 2, and Callie also scored. Six different players had assists including Jimelle and Indigo. More excellent play from Campbell, Maya, Jenny, Ellie J, Ellie W, Marina and Melina. Keep up the good work ladies.

  • Track: Congratulations to the track team for their outstanding performance this weekend at the Wheeler Relays! Key performances include:
    • Girls Throwers 4x100m relay - 1st (Jala Simelton, Skye Latham, Mercy Ogutu, Raven Mitchell)
    • Boys Throwers 4x100m relay - 1st (DeShaun Baker, Jovonnii Brumfield, Demeraki Moore, Tyrique Robinson)
    • Coaches Coed 4x100m relay - 1st (Coach Anderson, Coach Kyh, Coach Amber, Coach George)
    • Deshaun Baker - 3rd in shot put
    • Boys 4x1600m relay - 3rd (Carter Rathur, Cantrice Hart, Emanuel Faria, Brendon Valentine)
    • Boys Distance Medley Relay - 3rd (Emanuel Faria, Sheldan Lindsay, Demeraki Moore, Carter Rathur)
    • Boys 4x400m relay - 3rd (Ruben Taylor, Kenyon Blackshear, Shavar Bernard, Clark Sheppard

GSU Academy for Future Teachers - Summer Stipend Opportunity for Juniors and Seniors

Ga. State University College of Education’s June Academy for Future Teachers (AFT) is a 3-week STEM-based program that challenges and engages high school students willing to consider a career in education and STEM. Participants even plan and deliver their own lessons to middle school or pre-K students each week.

AFT participants are on campus 8am-1:00pm daily June 5-23, learning and applying pedagogy & communications skills while reviewing core math & science content. A highlight is teaching actual middle school or pre-K students every week using lessons participants design. AFT provides a stipend for full participation plus a June public transit card or parking and a snack/lunch card.

Preferred candidates are rising juniors and seniors, though teaching-focused 12th are considered.

Please visit the website, http://education.gsu.edu/AFT, for the application form and all contact information.

PRIDE Driver's Classes

P.R.I.D.E. is a free, two-hour course designed to help parents and their new teen drivers, ages 14-16, learn what they need to do during the 40 hours of supervised practice driving time (40 hours of supervised practice driving time is required, if the teen successfully completes driver’s education).

Please see the flyer and registration form.

This Week

Tuesday, March 14

Fifth Period & Study Hall
PI Day Presentation Math Club Uhry Theater 4th

Ultimate Frisbee vs Grady @ Central Park 5p

V Baseball @ Luella 5:30p

PTSA - MOWR & College Awareness Meeting 6:30p Media Center

ELPC Meeting 7pm Tucker High School

DHAA Board Meeting 7:30pm Coach Palmer's Room

Wednesday, March 15

SAT Tutoring 4p
V Lacrosse @ River Ridge 7p
V Baseball vs Luella @ DHMS 5p
JVB Soccer @ Cross Keys 5p

VB Soccer vs Lithonia @ DHMS 5p
Track @ Discovery High School 5p

Thursday, February 16

Tutorials: Emory Dream, ESOL, 5th Period, Study Hall

DHHS/DHMS Joint Advisory Meeting 8:30am MC
Nathan's Drivers Ed Classes 3:30p
VB Lacrosse @ Marist 6p
JV Soccer @ Woodward both teams 7p
Tennis vs Clarkston @ Dekalb Tennis Center 4p

Golf vs Columbia @ Stone Mountain 4p
JV Baseball vs Dunwoody @ DHMS 5p

Friday, March 17

End of 9 week
V Baseball @ Luella 5:30p
V Soccer vs Salem @ Hallford 6/8p

Saturday, March 18
Mock ACT 205A 9a
JV Baseball @ Lakeside 12 noon
Track @ Roswell 9a

Coming Soon

March 20 - EOC Mid-Month thru 3/24
March 24 - Issue Progress Reports

March 30 - P-T Conferences, Druid Hills Cluster Art Festival 6pm @ DHMS