Brahma Briefing

Week 33 - April 19 - 23, 2021

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DBHS Return to Campus Procedures

Week 33 - April 19 - 23, 2021

Diamond Bar High School Activities


MONDAY, April 19

  • WELCOME BACK BRAHMAS!
  • Activity - Photos with Friends
  • New/Replacement ID Cards 1:00 - 2:30 PM
  • Robotics Senior Meeting


TUESDAY, April 20

  • Activity - Photos with Friends
  • Vaccination Appointments:
Go to: https://www.caprepmod.org/reg/2089991619
  • IOC Meeting
  • Drum Major Clinics
  • V Softball vs Garey 3:15 PM


WEDNESDAY, April 21

  • Senior Graduation Survey Due
  • Vaccination Appointments:
Go to: https://www.caprepmod.org/reg/0967211989


THURSDAY, April 22

  • Earth Day Activity (Amphitheater) 1:30 PM
  • Officer Candidate Meeting (Zoom) 12:45 PM
  • C/O 2024 Campus Tours
  • New/Replacement ID Cards 1-2:30 PM
  • Dance Ensemble Auditions (Zoom)
  • V Track & Field vs Wilson 3:15 PM
  • V Girls Golf vs Rowland 4:00 PM


FRIDAY, April 23


SATURDAY, April 24


SUNDAY, April 25




Best Regards,


Reuben Jones

Principal


P.S. *Only Home athletic events are listed above. Click HERE for all athletic contests!

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Vaccines are Available to all Diamond Bar Students (must be at least 16 years old) and Parents.

Our District secured 1200 doses of the Pfizer vaccine (given in two doses) through Mercy Pharmacy for our students (must be 16 years or older) and their parents. We are are pleased to invite you to click on the links below to get your vaccine appointment!


Vaccination appointments (1st dose) for TUE, April 20, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM:

Vaccination appointments (1st dose) for WED, April 21, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM:


The second doses will be given on May 11 and 12. A NEW INVITATION LINK WILL BE EMAILED A DAY OR TWO PRIOR TO THE SECOND DOSE.


Important Details:

  • Vaccinations will be done in our Theatre (see attached map).
  • Every student must be accompanied by a parent or guardian in order to receive the vaccine. Up to two adults from the household (no more than 2), may also get the vaccine.
  • Each person being vaccinated must bring a copy of their Insurance Card and Driver’s License or Birth Certificate (this will be kept by Mercy) to the appointment.
  • Students will NOT be allowed to use their student ID as a valid form of identification for the clinic.

When appointments are made by family members they might not get appointments at the exact same time – that is ok, they can come together and we will take them as they come.

Congratulations to our Brahma Football Team on winning the Hacienda League Championship and Branding Iron Game!

DBHS Wins 2020-21 Branding Iron Game !!

Important Message from our District Office

To WVUSD Parents and Guardians,


Reminder, on AERIES Parent Portal, please indicate whether your child will attend school in-person or join virtual learning for the 2021/2022 school year by Monday, April 19, 2021.


A response is required for your child to be successfully counted towards enrollment for the 2021/2022 school year (the first day of school is August 9, 2021).


Attending traditional school for in-person instruction every day (5 days per week subject to change based on capacity limitations due to adequate spacing of students), OR join Virtual Learning for 2021/2022 School Year.



Please see the video and the directions on how to access Aeries Parent Portal to complete your Intent to Return for 2021/2022.


Thank you,


WVUSD Educational Services

Guidance Office Updates:

Updated information on registration summer appointments and reopening are posted in your grade level websites. Please visit your grade level's web page for the more current news updates.
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In-Person Graduation Interest Form

We need your help to determine the limits of our stadium capacity for our Class of 2021 Commencement. Please complete the Google Form by Wednesday, April 21, 2021

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Senior Bulletin #8

Read our newest senior bulletin here.


You will find information on admission decisions, financial aid, Mt. SAC Connect Four dates, and scholarships!


Also follow the most current updates on your grade level website, 2021 Click HERE, which is maintained by your GLC team. Class advisors and officers will follow up with upcoming senior activities!

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Dear Freshmen Parents,


Please join Diamond Bar High School’s Pathways Communications Academy staff on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. and find out more about Pathways and how it may be the right fit for your student. The informational meeting will be held on Zoom beginning at 6:00 p.m. Link below.


The Pathways Communications Academy is one of 500 California State Partnership Academies and is celebrating its 24th year. The Academy is a small learning community offering college approved courses and unique educational opportunities.


All interested freshmen should complete an application. The deadline to apply for the 2021-2022 school year is Friday, April 30. Click here for application.


Sincerely,


Julie Salas

Academy Coordinator

909-594-1405 Ex.33351

Join Zoom Meeting

https://wvusd.zoom.us/j/4138743850?pwd=cXNQL0NJWGd0QUxEVUxBSUgyQlV4dz09

Meeting ID: 413 874 3850

Passcode: 719287

Dear Brahmas,


Diamond Bar High School’s Pathways Communications Academy is now accepting applications from current freshmen and sophomores for the 2021-2022 school year. Watch our VIDEO for a peek into how Pathways can be a good fit for you. Click HERE for more information on how to apply.


Pathways offers:


  • Block Scheduling
  • Small Class Sizes & Learning Community
  • College Prep Courses, English Honors Courses & Specialized Electives
  • Educational Field Trips
  • Team Building, Leadership Training, and much more…
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The Wedding Singer!!
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Wellness Wednesdays is teaming up with USB and Peer Counselors to host an epic Earth Day TIE DYE event on THURSDAY April 22 at 1:30 p.m. in the lower lunch area!


We'd love for you to join us!

Click HERE to sign-up.


Spots are limited so sign up now!

HOSA Members Compete At Conference

During the weekend of April 9-10, 18 DBHS students (click HERE to see our students) competed virtually in California's Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) State Leadership Conference. More than 4,000 members, advisors, and industry partners from across the state joined the event, which included seminars covering healthcare topics and leadership. For the first time in our chapter history, all DBHS competitors qualified for the State Leadership Conference after competing in the Regional Competitive Events in March.


Special thanks to our HOSA Advisor, Mr. Chase Paulson! Your leadership, professionalism and support to our students is amazing!

Congratulations to our Brahma Football Team on winning the Branding Iron Game!

This Friday, April 16, 2021 @ 7:00 PM, our Brahma Football team defeated Walnut (24 - 21) in our annual cross-town rivalry game, the Branding Iron. Special thanks to Head Coach Jeff Reitz and coaching staff for preparing our team and leading us to victory!


In addition, in our first year in the Hacienda League, our Brahma Football team was undefeated 3 - 0 vs Ontario, Nogales and Walnut High Schools. Congratulations to the 2021 Hacienda League Champions!

NCAA Eligibility Center


NCAA Eligibility Center


Attention Senior Student-Athletes:


If you plan on participating in college-level athletics at the NCAA Division I or II levels and are in contact with college coaches, you must be certified as an eligible athlete by the NCAA ELIGIBILITY CENTER.


*Register online at www.eligibilitycenter.org.


Mr. Patterson, our NCAA GLC, will be notified by the Eligibility Center once you have registered. At that time, your transcript will be sent to the Eligibility Center by Mr. Patterson. Only students in the Class of 2021 should register at this time.

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WVUSD Nutrition Services continues meal distribution in 2nd semester.

Go to https://walnutnutrition.org/ for more information.

*Pick-up Free Breakfast and Lunch for Students!

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Click HERE to read the answers from last week's FAQ.

Still have questions about Distance Learning?


Please Click HERE to log your question and we will post the answer on the above Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) link.


Still have questions about 8th grade orientation?


Link for more c/o 2025 information Click HERE.

Stay Healthy & Take Care!


Reuben Jones,

Principal

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