Thursday, October 12, 2017

Hilliard Davidson High School

MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS – Thursday, October 12, 2017

 Good Morning, Hilliard Davidson! Today is Thursday, October 12, 2017, and these are your morning announcements.

 CATS Quote for the day: Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. ~ John R. Wooden   (John Robert Wooden was an American basketball player and head coach at UCLA.)

Happy Birthday Today to: Emma Dehority, Shelbie DeZellar, Matthew Faltas, Cleo Hess, Dora Hidalgo, and Enrico Torres.


Ski Club: Ski Club information and registration forms are in the main office. See Mrs. Williams in room 177 to sign up.

Gender Equality Club:  Gender Equality Club will meet after school today in room 228.

Student Groups: Both the Student Resiliency Group and the E Pluribus Unum Group will meet next Tuesday, October 17. Res Group will meet during period 2 and EPU will meet during period 3.  Students will receive a paper pass in the beginning of the day.


Puerto Rico Fundraiser: The Davidson Key Club is having a Party for Puerto Rico, to raise money to help with recovery from the hurricane, TONIGHT, from 6-8 pm, out on the green space by the new Davidson weight room. Bring your friends and a $10 donation to benefit Puerto Rico, and have a great time with music, cornhole, volleyball, and more. You can also donate to the Key Club fund for Puerto Rico during all lunch periods today.

Children’s Play:  This weekend, the Davidson Drama Department presents the children’s play, Junie B Jones is Not a Crook.  Performances will be at 7 pm on Friday and Saturday evenings, and at 2 pm on Sunday afternoon.  You can buy tickets online through the Davidson website or at the door–$5 for children, students, and Seniors, $7 for adults.  The box office opens at 6:30 PM.

Davidson Broadway Series:  All students attending the performance of School of Rock tonight at the Ohio Theatre should be in their seats by 7:15 pm.  Look for Ms. Thomas in our section.

Board Games Intramurals: Sign up for the Board Games Intramurals and learn to play some tabletop strategy games, only $5 for the year. The first meeting is on Saturday, October 21, from 11 am-3 pm at Orc’s Forge Games at Tuttle Mall. Go to room 177 for information and sign up with Mrs. Williams by October 18. Any questions… see Mr. Kuch or Mr. George.

Variety Show Auditions: Variety Show auditions will be next Tuesday, October 17, from 2:45-6 pm, in the PAC. If you are interested in auditioning, please sign up on . If you have any questions, ask Mr. Donahue or Mr. Van Dyne.

Technology Survey: Please take a minute to complete the Annual Fall Student Tech Survey located on the eSchool Secondary Homepage. This survey is helpful in guiding technology initiatives in the district. It is very short.

Crush Coffman T-Shirts: The Hilliard Davidson Cheerleaders are selling the annual Crush Coffman long-sleeved T-shirts again this year! Today and tomorrow, we will sell shirts in the Commons during all lunch periods. The shirts are $15 each, in sizes small, medium, large and X-large, while quantities last! We accept cash, or checks made out to Pom Paws.

Yearbook Senior Selects: Seniors: Voting for yearbook Senior Selects has begun! Go to Davidson’s website and click on the link to cast your votes. Voting will end on October 19.


Basketball Cheerleading Tryouts:  Tryouts for Davidson Basketball Cheerleading will be on Monday, October 30, from 6 pm to 10 pm in the Davidson gym.  If you are interested in trying out, please see Mrs. Richards in the Athletic Office to put your name on the sign-up sheet.  You must have a current physical on file in the Athletic Office to participate in tryouts.  For the tryouts, please wear all black attire, have neutral nails, and hair pulled back into a ponytail with a bow.

Football Friday Nights: The Davidson Football Team plays the Dublin Coffman Shamrocks this week in the Friday night home game. Gates open at 5:30 pm, with kickoff at 7:00 pm. The theme is blue out, so put on your blues and come support your Davidson Wildcats!

Football Ticket Sale:  The Hilliard Davidson Athletic Office will sell pre-game tickets for the Davidson football game against Dublin Coffman on Thursday and Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.  The general admission price for adults is $7 and $5 for students, and payment is cash only.  Because this is a home game, Renaissance cardholders will get their usual discounts.

Today’s Games (10/12/17):

8:30 am            Girls Varsity Tennis @ Central District Tournament

5:30 pm            Girls JV Soccer @ St. Francis DeSales HS (Columbus)

5:30 pm            Boys JV B Soccer vs St. Charles Prep School

5:45 pm            Boys JV Soccer vs St. Charles Prep School

7:15 pm            Girls Varsity Soccer @ St. Francis DeSales HS (Columbus)

7:15 pm            Boys Varsity Soccer vs St. Charles (Senior Parent Night)