Friday, February 10, 2017

Good Morning, Hilliard Davidson!  Today is Friday, February 10, 2017, and these are your morning announcements.

CLUBS

Spanish Club: This month, Spanish club will meet on Valentine’s Day, Tuesday, February 14. We will make Valentines, learn some new romantic phrases and play a game of Valentine Bingo! We will see you in room 212.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Renaissance Card Appeals:   TODAY is the deadline for submitting a Renaissance Card Appeal letter. Please place your letter and attendance printout in the Renaissance Appeal box in the Main Office before 3:00 pm today.

February Frenzy Basketball Game: February Frenzy is the staff vs. student basketball game that will take place in the gym during school on Thursday morning, February 16. Tickets go on sale starting Monday, February 13, in the Commons during lunch periods. Tickets are $5 and proceeds will help support the Renaissance program and Pelotonia.

Trip to Spain 2018: There are still a few spots on the Spain trip for Spring Break 2018. If you enroll ON Valentine’s Day, you will get a $200.00 discount. See Mrs. Penzone in room 212 with any questions!

Technology Info: Please double check to make sure that you have updated your iPad to at least iOS 10.2. If you are having trouble with your iPad, please visit the Tech Hub in the Media Center for help.

Please take a few minutes to fill out the Student Tech Survey on the front page of Secondary eSchool. This survey will give us some feedback on your use of the Internet, social media, devices and the student genius bar.

Student Council Applications: Student Council Applications are open for 2017-2018 School year.  Student Council puts on Homecoming, Winter Formal, and Prom. If you enjoy decorating, planning, and showing your school spirit, join student council and join the fun! Please fill out the application on the website: http://www.hilliardschools.org/hdv/clubs/   Deadline is March 17.

Senior Capstone:   Seniors, please check your school email for Senior Capstone reminders. If you have any questions, see Coach Hamilton in Room 31.

GUIDANCE INFORMATION:

Zero-Period & Seminars: If you want to sign up for a Zero Period class for next school year, please remember to turn in your form to the Guidance Office. In addition, if you want to schedule a senior seminar class, or have a late-in or early-out schedule for next year, you must turn in the form to the Guidance Office!

AP Testing: Registration for AP testing will end on February 28.  Each AP test costs $93.00 and students must pay in full when registering for the test.  Students should give all payments to Mrs. Williams in room 177 (in front of the clinic) by Tuesday, February 28, 2017.  The preferred payment method is by check, but we will also accept payment through My Payments Plus. Please make checks payable to Hilliard City Schools. After February 28, 2017, students must pay a late charge of $45.00 for each test.  We will not accept any payment after Tuesday, March 7. Students will be able to pick up their forms from Mrs. Williams in room 177.

SPORTS

Baseball:   Wildcat Baseball begins on February 20! An informational meeting for student-athletes interested in trying out will be on Wednesday, February 15, at 3 pm in Coach Swallie’s room at Weaver Middle School. Any questions, contact Coach Swallie.

Today’s Games:

4:30 pm      Boys JV, Freshman Basketball vs Westland Cougars

5:30 pm      Girls Varsity, JV Basketball @ Westland

7:30 pm      Boys Varsity Basketball vs Westland (Senior Parents Night)

Saturday’s Games:

9:00 am      Boys Varsity Wrestling @ All North Invitational

9:00 am      Boys Freshman Wrestling @ Freshman All State Meet

10:00 am    Boys JV Wrestling @ Marion Pleasant JV Pool Tournament

10:15 am    Girls Varsity Swimming @ OHSAA Sectional Meet

2:00 pm      Girls Varsity Gymnastics vs OCC Gymnastics, at Bradley HS

3:15 pm      Boys Varsity Swimming @ OHSAA Sectionals

Happy Birthday Today to:  Lucas Hilt and Laura Sensenbrenner

And Happy Birthday over the weekend to: Haleemah Gill, Conner Grubb, Rachel Hatcher, Emma Schroeder, and Gabriel Simon; Nicholas Beaupre, Kyle Bryant, Teraun Dunseth, Max LeClair, Eric Nydegger, Presley Pearce, Kylie Smith, and Haley Worthman.