Wednesday, September 18

Hilliard Davidson High School

MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS – Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Good Morning, Hilliard Davidson!   Today is Wednesday, September 18, 2019, and these are your morning announcements.

 CATS Quote for today:  The unexamined life is not worth living.     – Socrates                                                                                                                                                                Happy Birthday Today to:  Vanessa Fujita, William Nocco, Alycia Posada & Oliver Thimling


For students who want to sign up for games and the dance off at the pep rally, there is a link on the student council Twitter and a QR code in the main office. There will be prizes for all participants and the winners of the dance off will get free tickets to homecoming!

PULP will be returning this year on Thursday during all lunch periods. Smoothies will be $5.00 this year and they are delicious! Buy one and support the New Student Mentor Club.

Davidson’s Speech & Debate club will be observing a debate at Darby High School this Thursday after school. We will first meet in room 219 very briefly. Everyone is welcome. If you plan on attending, let Mr. George or Carter Gaines know as soon as possible. Alternatively, join the Debate Remind by texting @davidsonsd to 810-10

Are you interested in joining the Cultural Awareness Club? We are a group that is devoted to showcasing and appreciating the diversity right here at Davidson. Our first meeting is next Thursday September 26 after school. We will be discussing our plans for the year. Hope to see you there!

Attention all ROX girls: our next meeting will be taking place this Friday during 5th period. Please grab your lunch and report to the College Conference Room. Don’t forget to bring your ROX work! We look forward to seeing you!


Attention Wildcats: next week is Hope Week, sponsored by your Hope Squad! There will be different activities throughout each day, starting with Monday, which will be You Matter Day. Hope Squad members will be greeting you at the door that morning with yellow ribbons to wear as well as some Lifesavers. We are also asking that everyone wear a shirt representing a club, sport or organization that you belong to. Details for the rest of Hope Week will be coming soon. Have a great week, everyone!

Interested in studying Health Science in the Scotland, England and France? Come to an informational meeting TONIGHT about a tour in the summer of 2021! The meeting will be at 6pm in room 202. Look for the posters for the QR code to RSVP! See Mrs. Lucas with any questions!

Attention seniors: if you aren’t quite sure yet what you want to do after graduation and are interested in learning more about an educational work opportunity at Worthington Industries, please see your school counselor! It is an awesome opportunity with the potential to lead to full-time employment when you graduate.

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.

If you are looking for a job stop by and check out the job board outside of the Guidance Office. Micro Center in Hilliard will have open interviews today through the 19th and again on September 24th through the 26th. This is for Call Center and Tech Support roles. Their distribution center/warehouse also has openings as well as their retail store on Bethel Road. Beer Barrel Pizza is hiring at the new location by Costco in Dublin as well as Swenson’s Drive-In located in Hilliard. Marshall Family Orthodontics is looking for a Junior or Senior to assist their office staff at their Hilliard and Upper Arlington locations. You can also see Mrs. Mongolier in Guidance.

Any SECONDARY iPad not on iOS 12.4.1 by Monday (Sept. 23) will have the penalty box profile installed on it. The penalty box removes Safari and the camera until the device is updated to iOS 12.4.1. On Sept 28th iOS 13 will come out, but we will not permit any HCSD iPads to update to this newest version until we’ve heard from ODE that iOS 13 is compatible with state testing apps.

Sept 16-27 – students and staff should update to iOS 12.4.1 on their district iPad.
Sept 23 – SECONDARY student devices not yet on iOS 12.4.1 will have the penalty box profile applied. The penalty box will be removed within 24 hours of iOS 12.4.1 being installed.
Sept 27 – last day for student and staff iPads to update to iOS 12.4.1.

Students, it’s time to start voting for your 2019 Homecoming court! The first round of voting starts today and goes until Friday at 5 pm. Happy voting!


Attention anyone wanting to try out for the varsity competition cheer team! Tryouts will be held this Sunday, September 22nd from 12 to 2 in the field house. If any questions see Coach Clark.

Presale Varsity Football tickets will be on sale this week in the Davidson High School Athletic Office for Hilliard Davidson vs. Olentangy Liberty this Friday (9/20/19) at Davidson.  Davidson Presale times will be Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Prices are $5.00 for Students and $7.00 for Adults.  As always…………………GO CATS!