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DHS Announcements February 13, 2020
DHS Announcements February 13, 2020
Denise Woodsides
Thursday, February 13, 2020


Thursday, February 13, 2020

Today’s Lunch:  Cheesy breadsticks, salad, peas, and fruit

Tomorrow’s Breakfast:  Cereal, yogurt, fruit, juice, and milk

Tomorrow’s Lunch:  No Lunch – ½ Day of Attendance

The Orientation to Health Occupations and CNA classes are collecting change as part of z100s Quest for a Million Pennies fundraiser for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital.  If you have change you would like to donate, please drop it off in the nursing office.  

Student Council is gathering items for St. Jude patients such as toys, dolls, books, crayons, earbuds and headphones, and teen toiletries. Please check the lists posted around the school for more items. You can drop your donations off in the office or Mrs. Robison’s room, room 115. All items are appreciated.

FFA members will be selling a variety of meat sticks and jerky for $1.00 throughout the month of February.

Make plans to attend the 2020 FCCLA Sweetheart Dance.  FCCLA cordially invites all Du Quoin High School students to attend the Sweetheart Dance.  The dance will be held on February 22, 2022 at the Du Quoin American Legion from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM.  Tickets will be on sale February 18th --21st in the Family & Consumer Science Room --Room 108--from Mrs. Stacey.  Permission slips and forms for out of town guests are available in the office. Tickets will be $10 each. This year one lucky ticket buyer will WIN an Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet.  So be sure to buy your tickets!  

Students, please do not open doors for anyone when doors are locked.  Only faculty or staff should open locked doors to allow individuals in the building.  

Sophomores:  If you need to check out candy bars, turn in money for candy bars, or get additional cookie dough order forms, please stop by Mrs. Robison's room (right across the hall from Mrs. Miller) to do so.  Thank you!

French club will have a bake day today after school in Mrs. Stacey's lab.  There are only so many spots available. Any French club members that would like to reserve their place in the kitchen, please sign up in Mrs. Dunavan's room.

Art Club meeting today after school, we will be putting the crush grams together.

Friday, February 14 is a school improvement day.  We will be running a PM "C" schedule.

Juniors: A representative from Southeast Missouri State University (SEMO) will be here Wednesday, February 19th at 9:00 am.  Please sign the list in guidance if you would like to attend.

FCCLA Sweetheart Court--Please meet in the Auditorium for Sweetheart coronation practice on Friday morning at 7:30 AM.  

There will be a quick Varsity Scholar Bowl meeting during ELT today in Mr. Summers' room.

Congratulations to the FFA Parliamentary Procedure CDE Team on their 4th Place Finish at the Section Contest on February 11th. JoeVon Lucret was named 3rd place secretary and Nick Saunders was named 3rd place chairman. Other team members were Jordan McDonnough, Ethan Hill, Tyler Gassel, and Willie Moore.

Congratulations to the FFA Conduct of Chapter Meetings CDE Team on their 1st Place Finish at the Section Contest on February 11th. They will move on to the district competition on March 18th at SIU. The team consisted of Alec Galbraith, Gracelyn Harris, Emma Nichols, Haylee Norris, Thomas Hanks, Garrette Worthen, and Tucker Ferguson.  

Good luck at state this weekend, Indianettes!

A HUGE congratulations to Emily Boyett for receiving third in the nation for the FIRE writing contest. Way to go!