Tuesday, October 15

Hilliard Davidson High School

MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS – Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Good Morning, Hilliard Davidson!  Today is Tuesday, October 15, 2019, and these are your morning announcements.

CATS Quote for today:  “You may delay, but time will not.” – Benjamin Franklin

Happy Birthday to:  Natalie Artis, Elizabeth Lynch & Robert Smith

CLUBS:

Readers Anonymous will meet in the media center today during lunch periods. See you soon!

Want to eradicate diseases, become a gem merchant, rule over a kingdom of bunnies, or lobby against fascism? Come to the Davidson Board Game club’s next meeting this Thursday after school in room 228. All are welcome, see Mr. Kuch or Mr. George for details.

GSA will meet today after school until 315 in room 254.

Congratulations to the Davidson In the Know team on their outstanding victory over Teays Valley last night. Davidson won the match with 710 points to Teays 245. The next round of the tournament is October 29th as the team tries to outsmart their opponents to be one of the Cerebral Sixteen.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Do you ever feel out of the loop? Do you want to stay informed on school issues, events, and local news? Buy a subscription to The Wildcat, Davidson’s school magazine. Subscriptions are only 5 dollars. Look for posters around the school to sign up. Individual copies are also for sale in the school store for 2 dollars cash. Contact DVDwildcat@gmail.com   for questions on how to subscribe or even story ideas. Subscribe today and tune in to the voice of Davidson.

If you will be leaving early from school on Thursday October 17th, please have your parent email hdvattendance@hboe.org or bring in a note up through October 16th. NO EMAILS OR NOTES WILL BE ACCEPTED OCTOBER 17th. A parent will have to come in to the building for early pick up.

Attention Seniors: AXA Financial group is offering a scholarship the AXA Achievement Scholarship. This scholarship offers college scholarships of $2,500, $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. See your counselor or visit the Naviance scholarship list tab.

Seniors: It’s time to vote for your Senior Selects…go to Davidson’s website today and click the link to cast your votes!

Attention all students taking the PSAT on Wednesday, October 16th. Please report to the main gym no later than 7:30am. You must bring multiple #2 wooden pencils and an allowable calculator – standard TI graphing and scientific calculators will work. For a full list of test day directions and materials to bring, please read the student guide given to you in the Registrar’s Office upon your registration. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Anderson.

Hey Students, bring your money on Thursday so you can buy a yummy smoothie from PULP. This helps our the New Student Mentor Club.

There will be a West Point Admissions Officer in the Columbus area on Saturday, October 19th. If you are interested in attending a presentation on the West Point application process and what life is like for a cadet please see Mrs. Mongolier in the Guidance Office for more information.

On October 23rd, we are asking everyone to wear GOLD to support Pediatric Cancer Awareness! For this great cause, Student Council is selling “Hilliard Goes Gold for Pediatric Cancer” shirts. All proceeds from these shirts go towards Pediatric Cancer research. The last day you can purchase a shirt is this WEDNESDAY, October 16th! Forms to purchase a shirt can be found in the Guidance Office. Let’s gold out Davidson on the 23rd!

Seniors: It’s time to start turning in those senior pictures! The final deadline is December 6th. Turn in your CD, flash drive, or hard copy to the senior picture box in the main office. Please note: Pictures cannot be submitted by email.

SPORTS:

Gymnastics Pre-Season Conditioning is from 4:30-5:45 in the Hilliard Davidson Wrestling room.
Conditioning will continue on Mondays and Wednesdays through October 30th. 4:30-5:45 each day. This is not required – but strongly encouraged if you plan to tryout for the Gymnastics team. Go to www.hilliardgymnastics.org for more information about the program.

Your Hilliard Davidson cheerleaders are selling long sleeved Crush Coffman T-shirts this week during lunch. T-shirts will be $15 and you can pay with cash, check payable to Pom Paws, Venmo, or Zelle. There is a limited supply, sizes small through XL, so get yours early and don’t miss out!!

Swim Team Parent and Athlete Information Meeting will be Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Davidson High School Commons. Be sure to make this meeting to get all your questions answered about participating on the Davidson High School Swim Team this season.

Presale Varsity Football tickets will be on sale this week in the Davidson High School Athletic Office for Hilliard Davidson vs. Dublin Coffman this Friday (10/18/19) at Davidson. Davidson presale times will be Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. plus Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Remember that there is no school Friday and there will be no presale on Friday.) Prices are $5.00 for Students and $7.00 for Adults. As always…………………GO CATS!