May 4, 2021
Today we will again be testing in U.S. History. The AP Calculus test will be held in F-3 at 8:00 a.m. and Human Geography will test at noon today in H-2 and H-3. We also have articulation testing for CTE students happening at several different times and places. Teachers, if you have students here that need to make up tests, please send them to the library after announcements. We are on a regular bell schedule today!
Seniors, if you attended Mountain View Elementary School, please inform Penny in the office. They would like to send you an invitation to their Annual Senior Tea on Friday, May 21st at 1:30 p.m.
This is Teacher Appreciation Week! Thanks to our teachers that always go above and beyond for our students.
Tryouts for the Flag Corps for the 2021 Marching Band will be today from 4:00-4:30 p.m. (May 4th) from 4:00-4:30 p.m. We want to see more folks in our Band Color Guard so if you have any interest, check this out!
Seniors! On Wednesday (May 5) we will be taking up chromebooks. You will turn your chromebook and any electronics associated with them to the library. You will receive a card from the library showing you have cleared. Balfour will be here in the upper commons area beginning at approximately 11:00 a.m. to distribute your cap and gowns IF you have the card from the library showing you have turned in your chromebook.
Students, please remember that earphones and earbuds are not allowed. They must be kept in your backpack if you have to bring them with you. Teachers and administrators will take them from you if they see them out during the school day.
Teachers: A representative from Horace Mann will be here to pass out sweet treats to you on May 19th. They will set up in front of the library from 12:00-12:30.
Senior boys, Ms. McCorkle has received information about the Balanced Man Scholarship at UT Knoxville. Please see her or check Canvas Counseling Corner for more information.
Second Harvest Food Bank will be holding a Summer Food Box Distribution on Thursday, May 6th from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Asbury Family Resource Center. See our website for a link to register. If you need assistance, please contact Coordinated School Health at 434-4920.
DCHS girl’s volleyball tryouts this year will be on May 25 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. for juniors and seniors and May 26 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. for freshmen and sophomores.
Coach Chandley would like to invite anyone interested to attend FCA every Tuesday morning at 7:15 a.m. in the weight room.
Please remember to follow the dress code for the remainder of this school year. Teachers should look for violators and send them to the office if they are not in compliance.
STUDENTS: REMEMBER THE SPEED LIMIT ON CAMPUS IS 10 MPH! IF REPORTED FOR SPEEDING ON CAMPUS, YOUR PARKING PERMIT AND DRIVING PRIVILEGES ON SCHOOL PROPERTY MAY BE SUSPENDED.
STUDENTS: If you are going home on a different bus or getting off your bus at a different spot, you must bring the office a note stating what you are doing and your parent or guardian has to call the office and confirm the note. We will sign the note and you can pick it up to give to the bus driver. Bus drivers will not let you on a different bus or off at a different stop without a note signed by the office.
Compulsory Attendance Forms that are required for students to get their driver permit forms are available in the front office. An information sheet has to be completed and signed by the parent or guardian and turned in at least 24 hours before the form is required. The compulsory attendance form will only be completed the same day as requested in emergency situations.
Girl’s Volleyball Tryouts this year:
11th and 12th grade May 25 4-6pm
9th and 10th grade May 26 4-6pm
Location: David Crockett High School
Beta Club meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7:15 a.m. in F3 (Mr. Harris' room).
Chess Club meets every other Wednesday from 3:00-4:00 p.m. in F-4.
Creative Writing Club meets every other Tuesday from 2:50-3:30 p.m. in N-2.
FCA meets every Tuesday morning at 7:15 a.m. in the top of the gym.
FRC (First Robotics Competition) Rat Rod Robotics Team 5022 will meet every Tuesday at 3:30 in Mr. McAmis’s room/NA-6.
HOSA meets Tuesdays in the Old Annex after school at 3pm.
Spanish Honor Society will meet every other Wednesday at 7:15 a.m. in O-3.
Spanish Club will meet every other Tuesday after school in O-3.
Student Council meets every Wednesday @ 7:20 a.m. in the Library.
TSA (Technology Student Association) will meet every Tuesday at 3:00 p.m. in Mr. McAmis’ room/NA-6.