Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Good Morning, Hilliard Davidson! Today is Wednesday, May 16, 2018, and these are your morning announcements.  

CATS Quote for today: The best way to predict your future is to create it. ~ Abraham Lincoln

Happy Birthday Today to: Lauren Alsko, Aiden Knight, Daniel Neese, Lauren Rubin, Macenzy Russell, and Mitchell Schlotterer.

CLUBS

In the Know: The last meeting for IN THE KNOW will be on Wednesday, May 23, immediately after school in room 221. We will plan for the summer and work out communication plan in order to practice for the fall competition. If you cannot attend the meeting, please email Mr. George or Ms. Moss.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Mental Health Awareness:  The month of May is Mental Health Awareness month.  This Friday, May 18, we encourage everyone to wear green to show your support for all those who deal with the wide range of mental health issues.

Gift Card Collection:  Taylor Naille and Ms. Cooper are organizing a gift card collection to help the family of Claudia Proctor. All this week, we will be collecting gift cards for different restaurants and grocery stores to give to the family. If you want to help, please bring any gift card donations you have to Ms. Cooper’s classroom, room 207.

Baccalaureate: Hilliard Davidson will host the Hilliard Class of 2018 Baccalaureate on Sunday, May 20, at 5 pm in the Davidson PAC. Baccalaureate is a student-led, faith-based celebration for graduating seniors and their families and supporting community aimed at giving thanks to God and to people in their lives.

Math Opt-Out:  Students who did not attend the Math Opt-Out meeting last week need to go to the Guidance Office to pick up an opt-out form today! Your graduation may depend on it.

Graduation Parking:  Seniors, if you need extra parking passes for your family and friends to attend graduation, you can buy additional passes in the main office, at a discounted rate of $3 each.

Spring Break 2019: Are you still thinking about joining us on Spring Break 2019 trip to the Galapagos Islands? If so, please see Mrs. Lucas or Miss Cooper as soon as possible about an opportunity to win $250 toward the cost of the trip!

First Generation College Event: Our College Counselor, Mr. Woodford, is hosting a First Generation College Student event. This is a program for any current junior who will be the first person in his or her family to attend college. On Wednesday, June 6, from 9-11 am, at Darby High School, he will have representatives from area colleges who will discuss their programs for First Generation students.  If you are interested, please see Mr. Woodford in the Guidance Office.

SPORTS

Boys Tennis: Please congratulate Noah Elliott, who this past weekend won the Boys Tennis Sectional Singles Championship at Hilliard Bradley. Noah also won two matches Saturday to claim the championship. Great job, Noah.

Girls Track: Girls who are finished with track season need to turn in their uniforms. If you fail to do this, you will receive a fine letter. Please turn in your uniforms to Coach Beatty in Room 204.

Today’s Games (05/16/18):

3:15 pm      Girls Varsity Track @ Division I/District III – Field Event Finals

3:30 pm      Boys Varsity Track @ Division I/District II – Running Event Semi-Finals