Monday, February 13, 2017

Good Morning, Hilliard Davidson!  Today is Monday, February 13, 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:

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 today, 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 (tomorrow), you will get a $200.00 discount. See Mrs. Penzone in room 212 with any questions!

Darby-Davidson Face-Off: On Tuesday, February 14, at 7:00 pm, the intramural basketball champs from Darby and Davidson will face off for a good cause at Darby High School. Entrance into the game will cost fans two canned goods or $2.00. All donated food and proceeds will go directly to the Hilliard Food Pantry. Doors open at 6:30 pm.

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:

Mosaic Program: If you are in tenth or eleventh grade, and interested in the arts or travel or world issues, you might be interested in the Mosaic Program, an alternative high school program. There will be an informational meeting during second period on February 16, in the Guidance Office college conference room.  Please see Mrs. Sohl if you are interested in this exciting program and want to attend the meeting.

Army ROTC: Representatives from the Army ROTC will visit Davidson on Thursday, February 23. Attendance for this visit is open to juniors and seniors. ROTC offers a National Merit High School Scholarship that juniors can apply for, and they also have on-campus scholarships for seniors, once they arrive on campus. They represent multiple schools around central Ohio: Capital, Ohio Dominican, Ohio Wesleyan, Otterbein, Dennison and The Ohio State University. Students can sign up in 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.

Happy Birthday Today to: Kevin D’Souza and Elena Hartman  ​