H H Dow High Announcements
October 16, 2019
Wednesday Wellness minute:
The World Health Organization said that between 2005 and 2015 depression in the world increased by 18.4% and continues to increase. Exercising 20 minutes a day can actually help reduce symptoms of anxiety in teens and allow them to calm down.
All DHS students are welcome to join hall decorating this Sunday from 11am-5pm. Pizza will be served about 2pm. Bring your own drinks, please. It’s always fun and the more, the merrier!
Please join us at Student Council this Thursday October 17th at 7am in Room 323. We will debrief homecoming, express our thanks and then talk about elections and our vision for the rest of the year. Everyone is welcome! Make your voice heard!
ATTENTION ALL JUNIORS, Midland Dow week is right around the corner which means we are going to need all the help we can get with hallway decorating!! The time and day to participate in hallway decorating is this Sunday, October 20th at 11am- 5pm. If you have any questions please contact Michelle Charles or Ellie Ingalla! Hope to see you there!
Dow Midland week is right around the corner so that means super fan is back! Remind your third hours to start getting ready for auditions on Thursday, October 24th. Audition sign-ups close on Friday, October 18th. Teachers, please fill out the google form that was sent to your email if you're interested. If you want more information or have questions please contact Hailey Tanis or Stephanie Martinez.
Charger Equality Club!
Are you interested in fostering a home of acceptance and respect at Dow High? If so, then you should stop by Charger Equality Club (previously known as GSA)'s next meeting on Thursday, October 17th after 7th hour in Mr. Chambers' room, room 217.
This week we will be focusing on how to address and diffuse hateful encounters. Hope to see you there!
Students interested in taking AP/IB Test in the spring of 2020, Information and registration sheets will be available in the Counseling Office and are due back in the main office by Friday, October 18. You must have this form filled out and returned in order to take an AP/IB Test in the spring.
Are you interested in Esports? Join Dow High School League of Legends Esports team! The informational meeting is Friday on October 18th after 6th hour and 7th hour in Mr. Colvin's classroom, room 129B."
Prezza prezza prezza!
Pre-ordered pizza will be available for purchase until Tuesday October 22th, and will be delivered on Thursday, October 24th to your third hour teacher. Remember that you must order AND pay before Tuesday October 22th, and your order is only guaranteed once you pay. Pizza is available in either pepperoni or cheese, and it is $10 per pizza. So be sure to contact Emily Danielsen or Kristin Sekely to secure your order!
Doughnuts, Doughnuts, Doughnuts! Attention 3rd hour classes, do you want a chance to win doughnuts for your class? Now through November 1st, DECA will be collecting gently used shoes. For every 10 pair of shoes your class donates you'll be entered for a chance to win doughnuts!
Shoes can be any size, any style - so get cleaning out those closets!
Attention talented performers at Dow High School! RenFair this year will take place on Friday, January 24. Yes that is a Friday, but don’t worry…you don’t have school that day. Audition sign-ups will become available in about 2 weeks, so consider this your notice to start working on your acts. We know there are some great singers, dancers, poets, and more out there, so keep listening to announcements to hear when the sign-up will become available. In the meantime, talk to any music teacher if you have any questions.
Calling all bands and singers! Battle of the bands will take place on Friday, December 6th from 7-8:30 pm which means that auditions are opening up now. If you'd like to audition please email in a video of you or your band performing a song to Olivia Kaminski. Make sure to also include the lyrics of a song and the names of everyone in the band. Please note that this year we are taking bands and solo singers. Auditions close on November 1st so make sure to get on top of it! If you have any additional questions contact Olivia Kaminski.
Are you interested in Esports? Join Dow High School League of Legends E-sports team! The informational meeting is Friday on October 18th after 6th hour and 7th hour in Mr. Colvin's classroom, room 129B
The next Club Med meeting will be Wednesday, October 16th in room 129A at 2:30. Join us as we make locker signs!
Please sign up in the office, or in either of Mr Peterson's, Mr Murray's or Mr. Gehoski's rooms. Official practices start November 18th. There will be pre season works starting on Monday November 4th.
JV Volleyball took 3rd at the Heritage tournament over the weekend.
Allison Miller led the team on defense with 50 digs. Alex Price delivered 24 assists and Makena Saylor added 22.
leading the team in aces was alex price with 12. Halle Reid and summer luick both contributed 7 aces each.
Abby Rey pounded 24 kills. Jessica Erickson had 16, Halle Reid had 13, Samone Burroughs had 12, and Taylor Neuman added 11 kills.
the girls are home tonight against Arthur Hill.
Freshman volleyball lost their first two matches of their quad to Mount Pleasant and BCC but finished by sweeping Midland 25-15 and 25-22. Durri Barodawalla has a strong night with 6 kills, 11 digs and 6 aces. Sydney Bond added 27 assists, Libby Avery lead the team in digs with 19, Madelyn Parks lead the team with 7 aces, and Brianne Roberts had 9 kills.
Varsity won in 3 sets last night against Arthur hill 25-3 25-10 25-3. Strong showings from Anna Schalk with 8 aces, Laura Hershauer with 6 aces and Francesca Queary with 5 kills. Thanks to the fans that supported us last night!
Midland/Dow match is next Tuesday at Midland.
Good Luck Charger Athletes competing tonight.
Xcross Country Competing at Delta today 3 PM