H.H. Dow High School
Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.
Thank you to everyone who auditioned for RenFair 2018! It was a very difficult decision, but in the end 10 acts were chosen that feature the wide variety of talent at Dow High. Please check the list outside the main office to see if you made it.
Today is Twin Day!
If you are dressed up for twin day, be sure to take a picture with your twin as proof to show your third hour teacher. Thanks!
Tuesday (Oct 2) is meme and vine day so remember to reenact your favorite ones!
Wednesday (Oct 3) is blackout day!
Thursday (Oct 4) is Decades Day- Freshmen are the 50s, Sophomores are the 70s, Juniors are the 80s, and Seniors are the 60s!
Lastly, Friday (Oct 5) is Charger colors day so come dressed in your green and gold!
Selling Spirit Items at Lunch
Student Leadership will be selling spirit items throughout next week so make sure to check out their table! They will be selling PopSockets, stickers, beads, LED glow wands, and more! Buy your spirit items next week so you're ready for both the Homecoming Game and Dow-Midland!
''Calling all GSA members, there WILL NOT be a meeting this week because of homecoming. All members please meet up at Mr. Chambers room 217 if you're participating in the hoco parade on friday. Everyone is welcomed to walk with GSA in the parade if you're an ally or lgbt+''
This week the MRD, Dow’s political and economic discussion club, will be discussing, critiquing, and learning about some figures and organizations that have been developing in our times. Prof. Jordan Peterson, speaker and author Ben Shapiro and Sen. Bernie Sander are among the chief individuals we will discuss alongside an analysis of Prager University. If you have any thoughts on these or other issues, historical events, ideas, or individuals we would love to see you at the MRD’s meeting this Tuesday from 3:00 to 4:15; you can also get more info or submit your own ideas for discussion topics by emailing Luke Mavis.
Let’s grow smarter together!
Attention MUN participants and anyone who may be involved! We will be having an informational meeting next Wednesday, Oct 3. If you are interested, please come to this meeting. We only have 25 spots for MSU this year, so come and claim your spot! Meeting is from 4 to 6 in Mrs. Bushey's room, room 138.
"Wrestlers, there will be no workout after school today due to the opening day of bow season. Workouts will resume Wednesday from 3-4:15 in the wrestling room."
Attention Dow High staff and students! Look around the room you’re sitting in right now. What shaped them to become the person they are right now? Now focus on yourself. Every single one of us has a story to share. A new student-led project, TableTalk, run by Kavya and Karnika Chandra, is challenging you to share these messages with us. The question we want to ask you is, “What message would you like to share with the world?” Pull out your phones, enter 81010 and text “@dowhighmi” to submit your response. Your story may be shared anonymously over the announcements! Remember, our goal is to help bring our community closer and we hope you join us in this action!
Hey chargers! GO GREEN has a meeting TODAY after 7th hour at 3:30 in room 220, across from the charger shoppe.
Come check out our groovy banner and sign up to be a part of the parade!
Give a hoot, don't pollute!!
The fall show is upon us! On October 12th and 13th, Dow Drama will present The 12 Dancing Princesses, a classic Grimm fairy tale.
If you would like to attend, please stop by the ticket booth during either lunch or after school to reserve your tickets from now until the date of the show.
If you forget to reserve your tickets, no worries! Tickets will also be available at Central Auditorium on the date of the performance.
Calling all lovers of verse! Poetry club is meeting on Tuesday at 2:30 and 3:30 in room 346. This week we will be trying a new form of poetry and reviewing work we may be submitting to the various writing contests. Poetry Club is open to all Chargers -- come chill and create
Are you interested in helping the less fortunate? Do you want to help homeless people get back on their feet? If so, you should come to "A Little Bit of Love's" first monthly meeting in Mrs. Hockemeyer's room, room 372, today, Monday, October 1st. There will be a meeting after 6th hour and another meeting after 7th hour. A Little Bit of Love is a club dedicated to distributing necessities to homeless people. It is also a great opportunity for service hours!
Culture Club meets today at 3:30 in Ms. Hilliard’s room 319. We will be preparing our Homecoming Banner and deciding agendas for upcoming meetings and events. Check out our Google Classroom site for meeting notes. New members are still welcome to join!
PREZZA, PREZZA, PREZZA!
Its that time of year again, pre-ordered pizza will be available for delivery to your 3rd hour classes. Each pizza is 10 dollars and you have a choice of Pepperoni or Cheese. The deadline to order AND pay is October 2nd and pizza will be delivered October 4th. If you´re interested in ordering, contact Chloe Welch (email@example.com) or Emily Danielsen (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Dow High Cross Country Teams competed in the Coaches Legends meet in Brighton on Saturday with over 80% of the Dow runners establishing new personal best or season best times. The varsity girls were lead by Ana Tucker with a 4th place finish. Also scoring for Dow were Isabella Rhee, Heleyna Tucker, Megan Churm and Brea Lincoln. The JV girls were paced by Morgan Carn, Monica Thill, Joey Melink, Ashley Arons, and Gena Guerrieri.
The boys team was lead by Josiah Burr in 18th followed by Joshua Burr, Peter Kozerski, River Penn and Nathan Burgard. Scoring for the JV boys were Aidan Murphy Max Morey, Jacob Hansen, Trent Bergman, and Ethan Meehle.
Your Freshmen football team beat Flint Powers Catholic 28-0. Tucker Pomranky, Carter Kohtz each caught TD passes from Dawson Studebaker. Kohtz and Studebaker each had a run for a touchdwon. Even Chronowski and Josh Hofmeister each scored on the 2 point conversions. Leading tacklers were BJ Horn, Sean Challener. Daniel Watkins had a fumble recover and Horn had an interception. Their record is now 4-2. They Play Bay City Western away on Wednesday at 6 pm.
The Freshman Girls volleyball team took 2nd at the Frankenmuth Invitational, only dropping 2 sets on the day. Serving 100% on the day for the team was Kourtney Fischer serving 53 straight. Abby McNally & Anna Trebilcock also served 100%. Summer Luick had 15 kills and 8 tips, Halle Reid had 10 kills, Emma Murphy each had 8 kills & Samone Burroughs also had 8 kills with 8 blocks and 9 tips. Leading the way for the back row were Paige McRoberts, Grace Militello, Makayla Mann & Makena Saylor. The Volleyball program plays home on Tuesday against Bay City Central.
Good Luck Charger Athletes!
Girls V Golf away at Lansing High School
Boys JV/V Soccer away @ Midland High 5PM/7PM