Tuesday, October 10, 2017

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

CATS Quote for the day: Everybody likes a compliment. – Abraham Lincoln

Happy Birthday Today to: David May, Nathaniel Moore, Josephine Morgan, and Morgan Ulrey.

CLUB NEWS

Art Club:  The next meeting of Art Club has been postponed until Wednesday, October 18, after school in room 161. If you haven’t joined the Monarty yet, it costs $10 to join.  At this meeting, we will make abstract collages and Monarty tee shirts.  We will also talk about projects to decorate the Davidson campus.  If you have questions, contact Ashley Foster, Anna Wolf, Katie Herring, or Kayley Avendano.

Ski Club: It’s time to sign up for Ski Club! See Mrs. Williams in room 177. You can pick up ski club information and registration forms in the main office.

Take a Stand Club: If you are interested in social justice and improving our school climate, if you dislike bullying and want to take a stand, then join our Take a Stand Club. We meet every Wednesday at 2:45 pm, in room 202.

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.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

PSAT Information: Students who are taking the PSAT on Wednesday, October 11: You should plan to be in your assigned seat in the main gym tomorrow morning, promptly at 7:30 am. Please bring two #2 pencils (no mechanical pencils) and a PSAT-approved calculator. You should secure all other belongings, including your cell phone, in your locker. Please be on time so test administration can begin on time. Thanks!

Board Games Intramurals: Do you want to have fun with your friends? Sign up for the Board Games Intramurals and learn to play some tabletop strategy games. This group costs $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. You can pick up a sign-up sheet in room 177. Turn in your entry form with the $5 to Mrs. Williams in room 177, by Wednesday, October 18. Any questions… see Mr. Kuch or Mr. George.

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

Chipotle Fundraiser: Enjoy a Chipotle meal on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 and support the efforts of Davidson’s Take a Stand club. You must have a flyer with you or show a picture of the flyer on your phone when you make your purchase. You can pick up flyers in the Guidance Office.

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.

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 will be selling the annual Crush Coffman long-sleeved T-shirts again this year! Starting tomorrow, Wednesday, October 11, and through Friday, October 13, we will sell them in the Commons during all lunch periods. The shirts are $15 each, and we accept cash, or checks made out to Pom Paws. We will have sizes small, medium, large and X-large, while quantities last!

SPORTS

Swim Team:  There will be a swim team meeting for students and parents on Wednesday, October 11, at 7:30 pm, in the Davidson Media Center.  For more information, you can call or text coach Lynn Bowers at 614-361-1607.

Gymnastics:  Pre-season conditioning for the Gymnastics team will begin on Wednesday, October 11, from 4:30-5:45 pm, in the Davidson wrestling room.  After the first session, we will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays for the rest of October.

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.

Today’s Games (10/10/17):

9:30 am      Boys Varsity Golf @ District Finals

11:15 am    Girls Varsity Golf @ District Golf

5:15 pm      Boys JV Soccer @ Marysville High School

5:30 pm      Girls Freshman Volleyball vs Marysville High School

5:30 pm      Girls JV Soccer vs Marysville High School

5:30 pm      Girls JV Volleyball vs Marysville High School

7:00 pm      Girls Varsity Volleyball vs Marysville High School (Senior Parent Night)

7:00 pm      Boys Varsity Soccer @ Marysville High School

7:15 pm      Girls Varsity Soccer vs Marysville High School (Senior Parent Night)