Druid Hills High School
Community Week at a Glance February 13
No School Friday, February 17 & Monday, February 20
AP Testing Update
We will provide related follow-up information shortly.
The registration deadline for AP tests has been moved to Monday, March 6. Test takers must register through this link: https://user.totalregistration.net/AP/110162. All payments must be made online using a credit or debit card - you will not be able to pay in-person at Druid Hills High.
We do have limited funding for students taking multiple tests with financial need. Please contact Mr. Alexander for more information.
Welcome Mr. Satterwhite
Congrats to Harrison Aiken on his commitment to the University of Mt. Olive for baseball!
Red Devil Accolades
Congrats to DHHS Wrestlers DeShuan Baker (5th) and Demarco Mosley (4th) for placing in this weekend's State Wrestling Tournament.
- Congrats to our boys' basketball team, 2017 Region 4-4A Tournament Runner-Up. The Red Devils will host Perry in the first round of the state playoffs Saturday, February 18.
- Ms. Robinson, English Teacher, has been awarded the Atlanta Branch, English-Speaking Union, Teachers Learning Abroad Scholarship for study in the United Kingdom this summer. This is the most prestigious award given by a branch. She is awarded up to $5000 for her trip to England.
- Congratulations to Kylie McArthur for earning the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting. Kylie will be honored at an award ceremony later this month.
- Thank you to all who supported Mr. Patel's DonorsChoose request. His request for 10 chromebooks was fully funded on February 10!
The NAACP's Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics is a yearlong achievement program designed to recruit, stimulate, and encourage high academic and cultural achievement among African-American high school students.
ACT-SO includes 29 competitions in STEM, humanities, business, and performing, visual and culinary arts. Almost 300,000 young people have participated from the program since its inception.
P.R.I.D.E. Driver Education Classes
P.R.I.D.E. is a free, two-hour course from the Georgia Traffic Injury Prevention Institute (GTIPI) 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.
Emory Division of Animal Resources - Summer Internship Program
An interest session has been scheduled for February 23 at 2:30pm at DAR (which is a 5 minute walk from Druid Hills High). Please contact the Main Office for a permission slip to attend.
Monday, February 13
Screen Play Rehearsal Uhry Theater 3:30p
V Baseball vs Cedar Grove @ DHMS 4:30p
Tuesday, February 14
GSU/GPC Information Session for ELL Students 2pm Theatre
V G/B Soccer vs Paideia @ Adams Stadium 5:30/7:30p
JV Baseball vs Chamblee @ DHMS 4:40p
Wednesday, February 15
Issue 4.5 week Progress Reports
JV G/B Soccer vs Grady @ Grady 5/7p
Tennis vs Stone Mtn @ DeKalb Tennis Center
Thursday, February 16
Pep Rally 2:30p Gym
Parent/Teacher Conference 4p
V G/B Soccer vs N. Oconee @ Hallford 5:30/7:30p
JV Baseball vs Miller Grove @ DHMS 4:40p
Track @ Parkview
Friday, February 17
February Break - Schools Closed
Saturday, February 20
Track @ Westlake
VB Bball v Perry TBD
2/21/17 - EOC Mid-Month thru 2/24