Daily Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS
March 13, 2020
If you have an announcement, please email:
Jeanne_E_Dorr@mcpsmd.org
Kristie_L_Brooks@mcpsmd.org
Pamela_A_Farrell@mcpsmd.org
Shannon_K_Grigsby@mcpsmd.org

Bus Passes will only be issued during lunch.
Please stop by the Main Office between 11:10-12:00 with your signed note from a parent/guardian.
All students coming late or leaving early must sign in and out with attendance for the absence to be considered excused, even during lunch.

Students need a parking pass to park in the school parking lot and the gravel lot!

CAREER CENTER

The U.S. Army will be by the cafeteria at lunch today.
Junior College Fair permission slips and payment are due today to the Career Center!

Today during the second half of lunch at 11:30 all sophomores who have Mr. Jurado as a counselor must report to the Career Center to sign in and reset their Naviance password.
This meeting is mandatory and will only take 5 mins.

This Saturday, March 14 (3.14) is National Pi Day.
We will be celebrating Pi Day Today in all Math Classes.
Come to the cafeteria at lunchtime today at 11:30 to see Mr. Yates, Ms. Kellner, Mr. Bernstein and
Ms. Goyne get pies thrown at them in honor of Pi Day!

Attention: Seniors who took the Michigan University survey, please complete and submit an SSL form to obtain SSL hours. Forms can be found in the main office or on the MCPS website.

Get a tux for prom in 3 easy steps and support the DHS Music Department at the same time.
1. Get measured during lunch on 3/23 or 3/26. It’s free and it does not obligate you to order a tux.
2. Order online from M Stein.
3. M Stein will deliver your tux to the school on Friday before Prom and then you bring it back to school Monday morning. It couldn’t be easier!

Scholarship Information

Calling all senior athletes! The DHS Athletic Booster Club is pleased to present a $1,000 scholarship to one deserving male and one deserving female athlete! Applicants must have played a sport each year he or she attended DHS, maintained a GPA of 3.0 or better, be accepted into a post-high school education program and be a current DHS Booster Club member. For more information, please visit the counseling office, the career center or visit https://tinyurl.com/DHSscholarship Applications are being accepted now until April 10th!

Senior Class of 2020 who are members of the PTSA and will be pursuing further education at an accredited institution. To apply, submit the application form along with the essay in a sealed envelope marked PTSA Scholarship to the main office by Noon on Friday, April 3, 2020. No late applications will be accepted. The recipients will be announced at the DHS Awards Ceremony scheduled for April 30, 2020. If you have questions, contact Rob Engels @ r_engels@hotmail.com
Damascus High School PTSA Scholarship Application 2020.docx
Don't know if you are a PTSA member? Email membership.dhs@gmail.com Need to join the PTSA? See link to AtoZ and details on how to join on the front page of our website: https://dhsptsa.weebly.com/

SENIOR NEWS

Seniors: Please remember that you must be obligation-free in order to purchase banquet and prom tickets. You must also be obligation-free in order to participate in the graduation ceremony.

If you will have a guest attending the graduation ceremonies who needs accessible seating on the stadium field, please pick up a request form in the main office. Forms must be returned to the main office by May 15th. Only two tickets will be issued per request, as there is limited seating on the field.

Senior Banquet: Get ready for a night of reminiscing, dancing, fun and laughter! Tickets for the senior banquet (April 14th) will be on sale during the month of March for the low cost of $25. Tickets can be purchased from Mrs. Djouha in the guidance office before school or during lunch or from Mrs. Callis during lunch in Room 12. Don’t forget to submit your pictures to classof2020pictures@gmail.com for the senior slideshow that will be shown at the banquet.

The last day to order caps and gowns and tassels is April 15th. Orders can be placed by calling 1-800-jostens or online at Jostens.com.

Be sure to save the date! Tuesday, 5/26, right after graduation rehearsal, will be the Senior Picnic! Food, Fun and Fantastic Memories! More info to follow…