Wednesday, October 2

Hilliard Davidson High School

MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS – Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Good Morning, Hilliard Davidson!  Today is Wednesday, October 2, 2019, and these are your morning announcements.

CATS Quote for today:  Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.                                                                                             – Nelson Mandela

Happy Birthday Today to:  Nina Dillahunt, Ashton Eaton, Ashish Maharaj, Isabella Manken & Andrew Spence


Are you interested in hearing more about careers in the medical fields? Join us on Thursday October 3rd in room 202 at 2:45 for a brief informational meeting about Future Medical Career Club. Questions, see Mrs. Lucas or Mrs. Bloom!

Hey Wildcats! Renaissance will be selling Homecoming Carnations starting Monday through Wednesday during all lunch periods. The cost is $1. Show your friends how much you care.

The first meeting of the EL Cohort will be today during 8th period in the Media Center. Members of the cohort will get passes during the day today. If you receive a pass, we’ll see you 8th period on Wednesday.

A rampaging radioactive lizard. A gigantic gorilla. Join Davidson’s Speech & Debate club this Thursday after school, in room 219, as they grapple with one of the most important questions of our time: “Who would win in a fight: Godzilla or King Kong?!” All are welcome. Please contact Carter Gains or Mr. George for more details. Again, that’s room 219 after school Thursday to find out who will triumph, the God… or the King!

The first meeting of the CULTURAL FOOD CLUB will be this week on Thursday in the Choir room. It will be very short and will include our officer appointments and meeting schedule discussion. All are welcome! The meeting will start promptly at 2:40 and will not last longer than 10 to 15 minutes. Come check it out!

Got Spirit? Need a neon t-shirt for the Neon out this week? Buy a T-shirt during your lunch period today! Long sleeve pink are $20 and short sleeve blue are $15. Brought to you by the class of 2022 Student Council.


Congrats to our Twin day Spirit Week winners:  Cici Keidel, Abby Oakley, Bobby Smith, and Essa Gul!!  WANT TO WIN FREE HOMECOMING TICKETS AND SHOW YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT?! Then go to student councils twitter @hdhssc, follow us, turn on notifications, and reply to today’s jersey day spirit post with a picture of you in your jersey! The 4 pictures with the most likes by 4 pm today will win free homecoming tickets! Enter every day for your chance to win! Reminder: Thursdays theme is VSCO day and Friday is neon day!

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   for questions on how to subscribe or even story ideas. Subscribe today and tune in to the voice of Davidson.

Attention students who plan on bringing a guest to homecoming. If your guest is NOT a Davidson student, you and your guest are REQUIRED to complete a guest approval form. A copy of the form was shared through Canvas and is also available for pick up in the main office. Forms are due to the main office no later than Thursday, October 3rd. NO GUEST FORM = NO ENTRY.

SENIORS, it’s time for the final round of voting for your 2019 Homecoming court! Who will be your king and queen? The final round of voting ends today, Wednesday, October 2nd!

The Senior Class of 2020 Panoramic Photo will be taken immediately after the Pep Assembly on Friday, Oct. 4th. All seniors should plan on going out to the Stadium is the weather is good. If not, we will take the picture in the gymnasium. Twin Studios will once again be taking the photo. You will be able to buy it form their website a few days later. Seniors don’t miss this event.

Homecoming tickets are now on sale! Head to the student council twitter page or to purchase yours now. Cash sales will be available during lunch this week Wednesday through Friday. Students are $20 a ticket, and guests are $25. If you’re bringing a guest, you must complete and return a guest form to the main office by this Thursday, October 3rd.

Attention any seniors who received a slip from Mrs. Clausen yesterday regarding AIR testing and APEX, please report to the PAC right after announcements are over for a brief 10-15 minute meeting.


Davidson’s Powderpuff Games are this Wednesday, October 2nd at 7pm in the stadium! Come cheer on your class alongside the davidson drum-line and cheerleaders. We’re hoping to get a big student section this year. Admission is FREE!

Gymnastics Pre-Season Conditioning will begin on Monday Oct 7th.
It will be 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 for more information about the program.

POWDER PUFF PLAYERS: If you did not pick up your jersey yesterday, please make sure to swing by the main office to grab yours today.