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Posted by: Nancy Cardinal
Published: 9/7/18




Audience: DVJH and DVHS

Don't forget! Online Re-enrollment for all returning DJUSD students opens Monday, July 23 at 8am and must be completed before receiving teacher assignments and schedules. Visit the DJUSD website for help events and details.

https://www.djusd.net/about/News/reenrollment_june1

 

The Parent Portal for Online Re-Enrollment 2018 is open.

You will need your personal PIN/PASSWORD to log in to the Parent Portal and complete the online re-enrollment for each student.  Only one LEGAL parent/guardian is required to complete the process.

 

To get your personal PIN/PASSWORD:

  1. Visit the DJUSD Parent Portal at:         https://parentportal.djusd.net/       
  2. In the Pin/Password section, click on:  "Need Your Login Information?"  Enter your email address that the district has on file. 
  3. You will receive an email with your personal pin/password.

Please have this login information ready on July 23, 2018 so that you can complete your online re-enrollment for each child.

Beginning July 23 at 8am, follow our easy-to-use Online Re-Enrollment Instructions: 

English Instructions

Spanish Instructions

Have Questions / Need Assistance?

If you would like assistance with completing your online re-enrollment, or do not have computer or internet access, there are several options:

  • Stop by the DJUSD Technology Department (M-F 7:30 AM-3pm) and use a Chromebook to complete your Online Re-Enrollment or get your PIN/PASSWORD (please bring a photo ID, medical and insurance information). The DJUSD Technology Department is located at 526 B Street in Davis.

 

  • Attend the following event and get help in English/Spanish (please bring a photo ID, medical and insurance information):
             
          Tuesday, August 14, 2018  
           6:00-8:00 p.m.  
           Montgomery Elementary Library
  • Call the Online Re-Enrollment HELP DESK at (530)757-5300 x117 during business hours this summer, or your school office after August 15, 2018.  

TIPS & TRICKS

  • When possible, do not use the browser "Safari" on a MAC.  Use Google Chrome, Firefox or Explorer.
  • Do NOT use a cell phone.
  • PLEASE add at least one emergency contact (not the parent or legal guardian).

 

Please visit the Davis Joint Unified School District Website at www.DJUSD.net  for more details, or CALL the online re-enrollment helpdesk at (530)757-5300 extension 117. 

ELECTRONIC FLYER DELIVERY STARTS SEPTEMBER 12

New e-flyer approval and distribution starts in mid-September

As part of Davis Joint Unified School District's efforts to be more environmentally friendly, embrace innovative technology, and maintain fiscal responsibility, we are moving from distributing paper to a digital flyer delivery system via a system called Peachjar. Beginning on September 12, digital flyers with information for families that are approved by the school district will be emailed directly to parents' inboxes, as well as posted online for easy access.  Watch for more information in the coming months or you can learn more at Flyer Approval.

 

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Posted by: Deborah Martin
Published: 7/20/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Students, think about a fun trip where you can see our nation’s capital! In the Summer of 2019, next year, you can travel to Washington D.C. and see the iconic sights, learn a bit of history, and have a fun adventure! If you are interested, stop in and get an information packet from Mr. Lagunes in B-2 (or send him an email at vlagunes@djusd.net). Early registration can earn you a discount rate. This trip is a wonderful opportunity- don’t miss out!
  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • Yearbook Rollout! 9th graders will receive their pre-ordered yearbooks today at the end of 7th period. If you would like to purchase one, Mr. Wizard and his staff will be in the gym after 7th. 7th and 8th graders will receive theirs when they return to their 7th period class at the end of Spring Play Day, and may purchase them in B1 for $50 (exact change or check made out to Emerson junior high, please).
  • 7th period Teachers: please check your email today for a message form Mr. Sternbergh regarding yearbook rollout today and tomorrow.
  • 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th Grade Awards Ceremony! Every 9th grader will be acknowledged and celebrated for their time here at Emerson and how they have enriched our schools.

When and where:

Emerson: Tuesday, June 5th; 1:30pm-3:30pm;Gymnasium

Emerson students will receive their yearbooks at the end of their ceremony. DaVinci students will receive their yearbooks during 7th period on the 5th. At the conclusion of the Emerson ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

SPRING PLAY DAY! 7th and 8th graders, get ready for epic fun! Water fights, Lip sync battle, movies, games, inflatables, and more! Wednesday’s schedule will be different, going to 1st through 6th shortened periods before lunch, then Spring Play Day, then returning to 7th period. Schedule: June 6th

Period 1

8:30

-

9:20

(50 min)

Period 2

9:25

-

10:00

(35 min)

Period 3

10:05

-

10:35

(30 min)

Period 4

10:40

-

11:10

(30 min)

Period 5

11:15

-

11:45

(30 min)

Period 6

11:50

-

12:20

(30 min)

Spring Play Day

12:20

-

2:50

(140 min)

Period 7

2:55

-

3:30

(35 min)

 

  • Lip Sync Battle 7th & 8th graders, get ready for our Lip Sync Battle on Wednesday, June 6 during Spring Play Day on the stage area in the Outdoor Commons. If you’d like to participate, a sign-up sheet is posted in the Indoor Commons on a neon pink poster in between the bathrooms. There are only sixteen spots available so sign up quickly before they are all taken. First, second, third and fourth place winners will get gift cards valued up to $15.00. Teachers can participate, too, so go ahead and beat your teachers in this competition for bragging rights and sweet prizes.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year. 7th and 8th graders, you can’t get your class schedule for next year until you turn in this year’s books!
  • Be sure to check the lost and found area just outside the IDC on the way to the gym. Are you missing a hoodie? A water bottle? A lunchbox? It might be there!
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at
  •   with any questions!  

The last day of school is Thursday and will follow a shortened minimum day schedule:

(June 7th) Bell Schedule

Period 1: 8:30am – 8:55am

Period 2: 9:00am – 9:25am

Period 3: 9:30am – 9:55am

Period 4: 10:00am – 10:25am

Period 5: 10:30am – 10:55am

Period 6: 11:00am – 11:25am

Period 7: 11:30am – 12:00pm

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1933 the US abandoned the Gold Standard, meaning you can’t go into a bank and demand gold in exchange for your money; today is the birthday of American former rapper and current actor Mark Wahlberg.

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8;
  • After School: no clubs after school
  • The library will no longer be open during lunch; ASAP will no longer meet after school.
  • Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time!The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 6/5/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Students, think about a fun trip where you can see our nation’s capital! In the Summer of 2019, next year, you can travel to Washington D.C. and see the iconic sights, learn a bit of history, and have a fun adventure! If you are interested, stop in and get an information packet from Mr. Lagunes in B-2 (or send him an email at vlagunes@djusd.net). Early registration can earn you a discount rate. This trip is a wonderful opportunity- don’t miss out!
  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th Grade Awards Ceremony! Every 9th grader will be acknowledged and celebrated for their time here at Emerson or DaVinci and how they have enriched our schools.

When and where:

DaVinci

Monday, June 4th (Tonight!)

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Indoor Commons

Emerson

Tuesday, June 5th

1:30pm - 3:30pm

Gymnasium

Emerson students will receive their yearbooks at the end of their ceremony. DaVinci students will receive their yearbooks during 7th period on the 5th. At the conclusion of the Emerson ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • SPRING PLAY DAY! 7th and 8th graders, get ready for epic fun! Water fights, Lip sync battle, movies, games, inflatables, and more! Wednesday’s schedule will be different, going to 1st through 6th shortened periods before lunch, then Spring Play Day, then returning to 7th period. Schedule: June 6th

Period 1

8:30

-

9:20

(50 min)

Period 2

9:25

-

10:00

(35 min)

Period 3

10:05

-

10:35

(30 min)

Period 4

10:40

-

11:10

(30 min)

Period 5

11:15

-

11:45

(30 min)

Period 6

11:50

-

12:20

(30 min)

Spring Play Day

12:20

-

2:50

(140 min)

Period 7

2:55

-

3:30

(35 min)

 

  • Lip Sync Battle 7th & 8th graders, get ready for our Lip Sync Battle on Wednesday, June 6 during Spring Play Day on the stage area in the Outdoor Commons. If you’d like to participate, a sign-up sheet is posted in the Indoor Commons on a neon pink poster in between the bathrooms. There are only sixteen spots available so sign up quickly before they are all taken. First, second, third and fourth place winners will get gift cards valued up to $15.00. Teachers can participate, too, so go ahead and beat your teachers in this competition for bragging rights and sweet prizes.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year. 7th and 8th graders, you can’t get your class schedule for next year until you turn in this year’s books!
  • Be sure to check the lost and found area just outside the IDC on the way to the gym. Are you missing a hoodie? A water bottle? A lunchbox? It might be there!
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at with any questions!  

The last day of school is Thursday and will follow a shortened minimum day schedule:

(June 7th) Bell Schedule

Period 1: 8:30am – 8:55am

Period 2: 9:00am – 9:25am

Period 3: 9:30am – 9:55am

Period 4: 10:00am – 10:25am

Period 5: 10:30am – 10:55am

Period 6: 11:00am – 11:25am

Period 7: 11:30am – 12:00pm

This Day in History

On this day in 1984 scientists successfully cloned the DNA of a quagga, an animal like a zebra that had been extinct for over a hundred years; today is the birthday of Angelina Jolie, who recently played the character Maleficent in the movie of the same name.

 

Clubs

  • Last Monday clubs of the year! And Tuesday’s will be the last clubs if the year period!
  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; Saga in B3; Quiz Bowl in A6; Anime in B6; Pokemon in IDC-1;
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the tech room;
  • The library will no longer be open during lunch; ASAP will no longer meet after school.
  • Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 6/4/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Students, think about a fun trip where you can see our nation’s capital! In the Summer of 2019, next year, you can travel to Washington D.C. and see the iconic sights, learn a bit of history, and have a fun adventure! If you are interested, stop in and get an information packet from Mr. Lagunes in B-2 (or send him an email at vlagunes@djusd.net). Early registration can earn you a discount rate. This trip is a wonderful opportunity- don’t miss out!
  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th Grade Awards Ceremony! Every 9th grader will be acknowledged and celebrated for their time here at Emerson or DaVinci and how they have enriched our schools.

When and where:

DaVinci:

Monday, June 4th

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Indoor Commons

Emerson:

Tuesday, June 5th

1:30pm-3:30pm

Gymnasium

Emerson students will receive their yearbooks at the end of their ceremony. DaVinci students will receive their yearbooks during 7th period on the 5th. At the conclusion of the Emerson ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Lip Sync Battle 7th & 8th graders, get ready for our Lip Sync Battle on Wednesday, June 6 during Spring Play Day on the stage area in the Outdoor Commons. If you’d like to participate, a sign-up sheet is posted in the Indoor Commons on a neon pink poster in between the bathrooms. There are only sixteen spots available so sign up quickly before they are all taken. First, second, third and fourth place winners will get gift cards valued up to $15.00. Teachers can participate, too, so go ahead and beat your teachers in this competition for bragging rights and sweet prizes.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year. 7th and 8th graders, you can’t get your class schedule for next year until you turn in this year’s books!
  • Be sure to check the lost and found area just outside the IDC on the way to the gym. Are you missing a hoodie? A water bottle? A lunchbox? It might be there!
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at with any questions!  

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1796 the last British troops left the United States (jeez, took them long enough); today is the birthday of American actor and voice of God in movies, Morgan Freeman.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Last Friday clubs of the year!
  • Lunch: RISE and Garden Club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the tech room; Mariachi Puente end-of-year party in the music room!
  • The library will no longer be open during lunch; ASAP will no longer meet after school.
  • Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 6/1/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Students, think about a fun trip where you can see our nation’s capital! In the Summer of 2019, next year, you can travel to Washington D.C. and see the iconic sights, learn a bit of history, and have a fun adventure! If you are interested, stop in and get an information packet from Mr. Lagunes in B-2 (or send him an email at vlagunes@djusd.net). Early registration can earn you a discount rate. This trip is a wonderful opportunity- don’t miss out!
  • This year’s last Campus Climate event is happening today during lunch. There will be kickball out on the field. Come play!
  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • D9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th Grade Awards Ceremony! Every 9th grader will be acknowledged and celebrated for their time here at Emerson or DaVinci and how they have enriched our schools.

When and where:

Davinci:

Monday, June 4th

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Indoor Commons

​​​​​​​Emerson:

Tuesday, June 5th

1:30pm -3:30pm

Gymnasium

Emerson students will receive their yearbooks at the end of their ceremony. DaVinci students will receive their yearbooks during 7th period on the 5th. At the conclusion of the Emerson ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Lip Sync Battle 7th & 8th graders, get ready for our Lip Sync Battle on Wednesday, June 6 during Spring Play Day on the stage area in the Outdoor Commons. If you’d like to participate, a sign-up sheet is posted in the Indoor Commons on a neon pink poster in between the bathrooms. There are only sixteen spots available so sign up quickly before they are all taken. First, second, third and fourth place winners will get gift cards valued up to $15.00. Teachers can participate, too, so go ahead and beat your teachers in this competition for bragging rights and sweet prizes.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year. 7th and 8th graders, you can’t get your class schedule for next year until you turn in this year’s books!
  • Be sure to check the lost and found area just outside the IDC on the way to the gym. Are you missing a hoodie? A water bottle? A lunchbox? It might be there!
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting  2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1955 the Supreme Court ordered that schools desegregate “with all due speed”; today is the birthday of Canadian pop singer Corey Hart, who likes to wear his sunglasses at night.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: SAGA in B3; Tabletop Games in B2;
  • After School: Art club in the art room; music/guitar club in the music room
  • The library will no longer be open during lunch; ASAP will no longer meet after school.

Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/31/18




Audience: DVJH

 

New and Timely Information:

  • Homeroom of the Week: This week’s Homeroom of the Week is Ms. Kimmel and Mr. Lagunes' Leadership class. Kimmel and Lagunes describe their homeroom as being energetic, kind, creative, easy going and mostly hard working.  What they like best about teaching this class is just watching students take a leadership role in all of our campus-wide activities. This class is currently working on planning Spring Play Day. YAY! The most interesting thing they will work on this unit is planning fun events for all of the school. Thank you to Mr. Lagunes and Mrs. Kimmel and to their 4th period class for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.

  • About that last homeroom: Ms. Kimmel, Mr. Lagunes, and their Leadership class have done an amazing job this year coordinating so many activities. Dances? That’s them. Sprit week? That’s them. If you see either of these teachers or any Leadership student, tell them thanks for such a great job.

  • This year’s last Campus Climate event is happening this Thursday during lunch. There will be kickball out on the field. Come play!

  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer

  • D9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th Grade Awards Ceremony! Every 9th grader will be acknowledged and celebrated for their time here at Emerson or DaVinci and how they have enriched our schools.

When and where:

DaVinci

Monday, June 4th

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Indoor Commons

Emerson:

Tuesday, June 5th

1:30pm - 3:30pm

Gymnasium

Emerson students will receive their yearbooks at the end of their ceremony. DaVinci students will receive their yearbooks during 7th period on the 5th. At the conclusion of the Emerson ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Lip Sync Battle 7th & 8th graders, get ready for our Lip Sync Battle on Wednesday, June 6 during Spring Play Day on the stage area in the Outdoor Commons. If you’d like to participate, a sign-up sheet is posted in the Indoor Commons on a neon pink poster in between the bathrooms. There are only sixteen spots available so sign up quickly before they are all taken. First, second, third and fourth place winners will get gift cards valued up to $15.00. Teachers can participate, too, so go ahead and beat your teachers in this competition for bragging rights and sweet prizes.

  • Dear Homeroom Teachers- This Friday will be our final Student of the Week awards for the year. So, just a quick reminder that your Student of the Week nomination certificates are due by the end of the school day today (to either Kimmel's box in the DV office, room B-4, to the “Student of the Week” box on the Emerson side of things, or simply hand it to the student who comes to your room to read the Live Bulletin on Wednesdays...please do not turn in your certificate any place other than these four places because unfortunately we cannot ensure that they will get to us in time if they are not turned in one of these ways).  Unfortunately, if we receive your nomination after Wednesday, the student you nominated may not be able to be included in this week's Student of the Week announcement (although we will keep the certificate so they can be included in next week’s Student of the Week announcement).  Thank you so much for taking the time to recognize your students’ accomplishments.

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year

  • Be sure to check the lost and found area just outside the IDC on the way to the gym. Are you missing a hoodie? A water bottle? A lunchbox? It might be there!

  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1868 Decoration Day, later known as Memorial Day was first celebrated in the United States; today is the birthday of American singer Idina Menzel, perhaps most famous as the singing voice of Elsa in Frozen.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the tech room; Student newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1

  • After School:

  • The library will no longer be open during lunch; ASAP will no longer meet after school.

  • Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!

  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.

  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes

  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito

  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies

  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos

  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted mu

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/30/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • D9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th Grade Awards Ceremony! Every 9th grader will be acknowledged and celebrated for their time here at Emerson or DaVinci and how they have enriched our schools.

When and where:

Monday, June 4th

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Indoor Commons

Tuesday, June 5th

Emerson students will receive their yearbooks at the end of their ceremony. DaVinci students will receive their yearbooks during 7th period on the 5th. At the conclusion of the Emerson ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Be sure to check the lost and found area just outside the IDC on the way to the gym. Are you missing a hoodie? A water bottle? A lunchbox? It might be there!
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1849, not-yet president Abraham Lincoln famously said, “You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all of the time”; today is the birthday of our 35th president, John F. Kennedy.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: no READ in the library; Sign language in A3; Old Movies in B8
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room;
  • The library will no longer be open during lunch; ASAP will no longer meet after school.
  • Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time!  The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/29/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • The yearbooks are here! If you have ordered one, they will be passed out during the last week of school. This is your last day to pre-order them for $45. Next week we will not be accepting orders as the staff prepares them for handing out. They will be available for $50 the last week of school once thy have been passed out. See Mr. Wizard in B1 or either office for an order form.
  • 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th Grade Awards Ceremony! Every 9th grader will be acknowledged and celebrated for their time here at Emerson or DaVinci and how they have enriched our schools.

When and where:

DaVinci:

Monday, June 4th

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Indoor Commons

Emerson:

Tuesday, June 5th

1:30pm-3:30pm

Gymnasium

Emerson students will receive their yearbooks at the end of their ceremony. DaVinci students will receive their yearbooks during 7th period that day. At the conclusion of the Emerson ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  

 

 

This Day in History

So much happened today in history! On this day in 1961 president John F Kennedy declared the US would put a man on the moon by the end of the decade (spoiler: we did); in 1977 a little movie called Star Wars premiered; in 1983 its sequel Return of the Jedi premiered; and in 2012 SpaceX’s Dragon rocket became the first civilian spacecraft to dock with the International Space Station; today is the birthday of poet, philosopher, and a certain Eagle’s namesake, Ralph Waldo Emerson; it is also the birthday of Frank Oz, the voice of Yoda and Gonzo the muppet; and of Sir Ian McKellen, who is both Gandalf and Magneto .

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden Club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room; Mariachi Puente at 4 in the Music room, and again on Sunday
  • The library will no longer be open during lunch; ASAP will no longer meet after school.

Sports

  • Please return your track jerseys to Mr. Cowdrey in the Emerson office
  • Track Awards will be given out today at the Outdoor commons area during lunch
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/25/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • The yearbooks are here! If you have ordered one, they will be passed out during the last week of school. This is your last week to pre-order them for $45. Next week we will not be accepting orders as the staff prepares them for handing out. They will be available for $50 the last week of school once thy have been passed out. See Mr. Wizard in B1 or either office for an order form.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th Grade Awards Ceremony! Every 9th grader will be acknowledged and celebrated for their time here at Emerson or DaVinci and how they have enriched our schools.

When and where:

Monday, June 4th

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Indoor Commons

Tuesday, June 5th

1:30pm - 3:30 pm 

Gymnasium

Emerson students will receive their yearbooks at the end of  their ceremony. DaVinci students will receive their yearbooks during 7th period that day. At the conclusion of the Emerson ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Today is the day to see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1844 Samuel Morse tapped out “What hath god wrought” in the world’s first telegraph message; today is the birthday of folk singer and musical legend Bob Dylan.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: SAGA in B3; Tabletop in B2
  • After School: Music/Guitar in the music room; Art club in the art room
  • The library will no longer be open during lunch; ASAP will no longer meet after school.

Sports

  • Please return your track jerseys to Mr. Cowdrey in the Emerson office
  • Track Awards will be given out on Friday at the Outdoor commons area during lunch
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/24/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Today is the last Late Start Wednesday! Next week and the week after we’ll show up at the same time as every other day.
  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • The yearbooks are here! If you have ordered one, they will be passed out during the last week of school. This is your last week to pre-order them for $45. After that they will be available for $50 when they are passed out. See Mr. Wizard in B1 or either office for an order form.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  •  Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium 

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Tomorrow, come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC  May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1785 Benjamin Franklin announced that he had invented bifocal glasses; today is the birthday of American comedian Drew Carey.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking Club in IDC-1
  • After School: nothing after school
  • Today is the last day the library will be open at lunch. Beginning Thursday the library will be closed as it prepares to get all the books back. Today will also be the last day for ASAP study help.
  • Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/23/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • The yearbooks are here! If you have ordered one, they will be passed during the last week of school, this is your last week to pre-order them for $45. After that they will be available for $50 when they are passed out. See Mr. Wizard in B1 or either office for an order form.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium 

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC  May 24th at 6:30 pm. That’s this Thursday!
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1903 the Wright Brothers were awarded a patent for their flying machine; Today is the birthday of politician and gay rights activist Harvey Milk

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8
  • After School: nothing after school
  • Tomorrow is the last day the library will be open at lunch. Beginning Thursday the library will be closed as it prepares to get all the books back. Tomorrow will also be the last day for ASAP study help.

Sports

  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting tomorrow, May 22, at 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!

  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.

  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/22/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Several community colleges in the Greater Sacramento Region are hosting week-long summer CyberCamps for high school students* (9th-12th graders during the 2018-19 school year). The CyberCamps are FREE to attendees and provide introductory and advanced Cybersecurity training.  CyberCamps will be held during the last two weeks in June. Register at http://ict-dm.net/saccybercamps as soon as possible. Informational Flyer
  • The yearbooks are here! If you have ordered one, they will be passed during the last week of school, this is your last week to pre-order them for $45. After that they will be available for $50 when they are passed out. See Mr. Wizard in B1 or either office for an order form.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  •  Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium 

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm. Omigosh that’s THIS week! Get ready for awesome!
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting  2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1927, Charles Lindberg landed in Paris after the first transatlantic solo flight; five years later in 1932, Amelia Earhardt landed in Ireland after making the first transatlantic flight made by a woman; today is the birthday of American actor who pities a fool, Mr. T.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3;Quiz Bowl in A6; Anime in B6; Pokemon Cards in IDC-1
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room;
  • Sports
  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting tomorrow, May 22, at 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/21/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Today is the day! Our last dance of the year! Tonight we are hosting our Masquerade Ball at 7:30pm. This is our last dance of the year, so we hope to see you there!
  • The Emerson/Da Vinci Peer Helpers invite you to an all-campus carnival today from 3:30 to 5:30pm. We will have booths such as soak a teacher, cake walk, henna, and three legged races. It’ll be like a double-header of fun! Come dunk a teacher, get tattooed, then dance the night away!
  • Your masks are amazing! Jareth, the Goblin King from Labyrinth, would be proud.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • Dance ChaperonesAttention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson and Da Vinci parents/guardians to help chaperone our final dance of the year on Friday, May 18th. The dance runs from 7:30-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 7:15 (to the indoor commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available please use the link below to access our Sign-Up Genius site.  Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  •  Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium 

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • The library will be closed today at lunchtime.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm. Omigosh that’s next week! Get reayd for awesome!
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1897 Bram Stoker’s ‘Dracula’ was first published in London; someBODY once told me that on this day in 2001 the movie Shrek debuted; today is the birthday of actress and comedienne Tina Fey of Saturday Night Live and 30 Rock fame.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4;
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room; Mariachi Puente in the music room (and again on Sunday at 4 pm)

Sports

  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting next Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • Build Blue Devil Pride, One Brick at a Time! The new DAVIS BLUE DEVIL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS invite you to support all of our high school athletes with the purchase of a memorial brick. Bricks will be installed at the Steve Larsen Bike Plaza (in between the stadium and gym) and will honor your future, past or present athlete, musician, scientist or artist! Visit the Booster website for more information about this new group or to purchase your brick:  http://bluedevilboosters.org/   Deadline for ordering bricks:  June 1st.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/18/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Get ready for our last dance of the year! This Friday, May 18th, TOMORROW, we are hosting our Masquerade Ball at 7:30pm. This is our last dance of the year, so save the date and we hope to see you there!
  • The Emerson/Da Vinci Peer Helpers invite you to an all-campus carnival this Friday May 18th (ALSO TOMORROW) from 3:30 to 5:30pm. We will have booths such as soak a teacher, cake walk, henna, and three legged races. It’ll be like a double-header of fun! Come dunk a teacher, get tattooed, then dance the night away!
  • Your sunglasses are awesome! You’re all movie stars! Tomorrow wear masks that only cover part of your face, masquerade-style, to get ready for the dance!
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • Dance ChaperonesAttention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson and Da Vinci parents/guardians to help chaperone our final dance of the year on Friday, May 18th. The dance runs from 7:30-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 7:15 (to the indoor commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available please use the link below to access our Sign-Up Genius site.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-dance  Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  • Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium 

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm. Omigosh that’s next week! Get reayd for awesome!
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1954 the Supreme Court ruled unanimously that racial segregation in schools was unconstitutional; today is the birthday of American rocker Trent Reznor, frontman for the band Nine Inch Nails.

Events

 

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: SAGA in B3; Tabletop Games in B2;
  • After School: Art club in the art room; Music/Guitar club in the Music room

Sports

  • Interested in Davis High Cross Country this Fall? Students who will be in grades 9-12 next year are invited to an information meeting this Thursday, May 17 in the DHS library at 7:00pm. Parents invited too! Questions? Visit the Cross Country website: www.davisxc.com
  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting next Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/17/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Get ready for our last dance of the year! This Friday, May 18th, we are hosting our Masquerade Ball at 7:30pm. This is our last dance of the year, so save the date and we hope to see you there!
  • We love all the hats we’re seeing! Tomorrow is Sunglasses Day, so get your best shades and shield your eyes!
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • The Emerson/Da Vinci Peer Helpers invite you to an all-campus carnival this Friday May 18th from 3:30 to 5:30pm. We will have booths such as soak a teacher, cake walk, henna, and three legged races.
  • Dance ChaperonesAttention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson and Da Vinci parents/guardians to help chaperone our final dance of the year on Friday, May 18th. The dance runs from 7:30-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 7:15 (to the indoor commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available please use the link below to access our Sign-Up Genius site.
    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-dance  Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  •  Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium 

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1992 the space shuttle Endeavor returned to Earth after her maiden voyage into space; today is the birthday of American singer Janet Jackson.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developer sin the Tech room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1
  • After School: nothing after school

Sports

  • Interested in Davis High Cross Country this Fall? Students who will be in grades 9-12 next year are invited to an information meeting this Thursday, May 17 in the DHS library at 7:00pm. Parents invited too! Questions? Visit the Cross Country website: www.davisxc.com
  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting next Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/16/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Get ready for our last dance of the year! This Friday, May 18th, we are hosting our Masquerade Ball at 7:30pm. This is our last dance of the year, so save the date and we hope to see you there!
  • Whoo! Check out all the shiny things you’re wearing!  Tomorrow is Crazy Hat Day! Wear a wacky lid that’s still school-appropriate. Thursday is Sunglasses Day, so wear some then!
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • The Emerson/Da Vinci Peer Helpers invite you to an all-campus carnival this Friday May 18th from 3:30 to 5:30pm. We will have booths such as soak a teacher, cake walk, henna, and three legged races.
  • Dance ChaperonesAttention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson and Da Vinci parents/guardians to help chaperone our final dance of the year on Friday, May 18th. The dance runs from 7:30-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 7:15 (to the indoor commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available please use the link below to access our Sign-Up Genius site.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-dance

Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!

  •  Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium 

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting  2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1869 women’s rights activists Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton formed the National Woman Suffrage Association; today is the birthday of American politician, diplomat, and first female US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.

Events

 

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8
  • After School: nothing after school

 

Sports

  • Interested in learning more about the Girls Varsity & JV tennis teams? Please come to an informational meeting today, May 15 at 5:15pm. Meet at DHS under the solar panels between the tennis courts and theatre. Questions? Contact Varsity Coach Sally Hosley at sallyhosley@hotmail.com
  • Interested in Davis High Cross Country this Fall? Students who will be in grades 9-12 next year are invited to an information meeting this Thursday, May 17 in the DHS library at 7:00pm. Parents invited too! Questions? Visit the Cross Country website: www.davisxc.com
  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting next Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/15/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Battle of the Books! Congratulations to Team 707, who won first place for the second year in a row! If you see Alondra Sanchez Diaz, Katelyn Vo, Maria Orozco on campus today, tell them how awesome they are. Kudos to all the teams who competed.

Other teams that placed were:

 

2nd Place: The Majestics

Lizzy Meyer

Alaa Seleman

Gianna Cacciatore

Mia Barisone

Anna Hoeft

3rd Place: Unbiased Cat & Dog Rainbow

Elliot DeJong

Amanda Richman

Kyle Watkins

Naomi Kumar

 

4th Place: Fish and Birds

Vivian Combs

Yasmin Moulé

Astraea Bluecoat

5th Place: Potatoes and Melk

Asis Bhinder

Anabelle Navarro

Max Beatty

Sophia Koehler

Ahlaam Musa

 

Tie for 6th Place: Good Readers

Annika Huneke

Nico Laurenson

Jonathon Huneke

Max Plauterman

 

Tie for 6th Place: Teachers Rule!

Ms. Bettis

Ms. Pickett

Ms. Herrmann

 

  • Homeroom of the Week: This week’s Homeroom of the Week is Mr. Bentz’s Woodshop class.  Mr. Bentz describes his homeroom as being fun because it includes students who act like the Three Stooges but there are many more than three people who act this way.  What he likes best about teaching this class is that they are always working on projects. This class is currently working on building a pen, a boat, and an airplane. The most interesting thing they will work on this unit is building new things and having many opportunities to learn from their mistakes. Thank you to Mr. Bentz and to his 4th period class for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.

  • Get ready for our last dance of the year! This Friday, May 18th, we are hosting our Masquerade Ball at 7:30pm. This is our last dance of the year, so save the date and we hope to see you there!

  • Spirit Week in honor of our last dance of the year! Tomorrow is Mardi Gras color and bling day! Wear colors and shiny things in purple, gold, and green!  Wednesday is crazy hat day; Thursday is sunglasses day; then Friday is masquerade day.

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.

  • The Emerson/Da Vinci Peer Helpers invite you to an all-campus carnival this Friday May 18th from 3:30 to 5:30pm. We will have booths such as soak a teacher, cake walk, henna, and three legged races.

  • Dance ChaperonesAttention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson and Da Vinci parents/guardians to help chaperone our final dance of the year on Friday, May 18th. The dance runs from 7:30-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 7:15 (to the indoor commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available please use the link below to access our Sign-Up Genius site.

 https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-dance Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!

  •  Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium 

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year

  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.

  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  

  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1804, Lewis &Clark’s expedition to explore the territory of the Louisiana Purchase set out from St. Louis, headed for the Pacific coast; today is the birthday of Star Wars and Indiana Jones creator and director George Lucas.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Pokemon Cards club in IDC-1; Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3; Quiz Bowl in A6; Anime in B6;

  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room;

Sports

  • Interested in learning more about the Girls Varsity & JV tennis teams? Please come to an informational meeting on Tuesday, May 15 at 5:15pm. Meet at DHS under the solar panels between the tennis courts and theatre. Questions? Contact Varsity Coach Sally Hosley at sallyhosley@hotmail.com

  • Interested in Davis High Cross Country this Fall? Students who will be in grades 9-12 next year are invited to an information meeting on Thursday, May 17 in the DHS library at 7:00pm. Parents invited too! Questions? Visit the Cross Country website: www.davisxc.com

  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net

  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!

  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes

  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito

  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies

  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos

  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins a

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/14/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Today the Pokemon Club’s Tournament finishes! Who shall emerge the ultimate champion? Looking forward to seeing you at the Pokemon Club table in the IDC.
  • Get ready for our last dance of the year! Next Friday, May 18th, we are hosting our Masquerade Ball at 7:30pm. This is our last dance of the year, so save the date and we hope to see you there!
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • The Emerson/Da Vinci Peer Helpers invite you to an all-campus carnival on Friday May 18th from 3:30 to 5:30pm. We will have booths such as soak a teacher, cake walk, henna, and three legged races.
  • Dance Chaperones:  Attention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson and Da Vinci parents/guardians to help chaperone our final dance of the year on Friday, May 18th. The dance runs from 7:30-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 7:15 (to the indoor commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available please use the link below to access our Sign-Up Genius site.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-dance

Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!

  •  Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium 

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!  

  • Math Festival!! This Saturday, May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1969 the British comedy group Monty Python formed, preparing the way for the Flying Circus, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, and many other comedy cult classics; today is the birthday of Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dali. That painting with the melting clocks and the long-legged elephants? That’s him.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Pokemon Tournament in the IDC; RISE and garden club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney Clun in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room; Mariachi Puente in the music room, and again this Sunday at 4.

Sports

  • Interested in learning more about the Girls Varsity & JV tennis teams? Please come to an informational meeting on Tuesday, May 15 at 5:15pm. Meet at DHS under the solar panels between the tennis courts and theatre. Questions? Contact Varsity Coach Sally Hosley at sallyhosley@hotmail.com
  • Interested in Davis High Cross Country this Fall? Students who will be in grades 9-12 next year are invited to an information meeting on Thursday, May 17 in the DHS library at 7:00pm. Parents invited too! Questions? Visit the Cross Country website: www.davisxc.com
  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/11/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Every day this week Pokemon Club is hosting a special event in the IDC at lunch. Monday through Wednesday, there are free cards available for those who come to learn to how to play. On Thursday the Pokemon Club Tournament will begin. You must play on Thursday to qualify for the final on Friday. Tournament champion will win a huge prize.  Looking forward to seeing you at the Pokemon Club table in the IDC.
  • Get ready for our last dance of the year! Next Friday, May 18th, we are hosting our Masquerade Ball at 7:30pm. This is our last dance of the year, so save the date and we hope to see you there!
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • The Emerson/Da Vinci Peer Helpers invite you to an all-campus carnival on Friday May 18th from 3:30 to 5:30pm. We will have booths such as soak a teacher, cake walk, henna, and three legged races.
  •  Emerson 9th Grade Families: You are cordially invited to our 9th grade Awards Ceremony! We honor each and every  9th grader and celebrate their time here at Emerson.  

When: Tuesday, June 5 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm 

Where: The Emerson Gymnasium  

At the conclusion of the ceremony, all 9th grade students are invited to a yearbook signing party in our Indoor Commons from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Pizza and ice cream will be served!

We want this date to be on your calendars so that you can be with us as we celebrate this spectacular 9th grade class. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Campus climate will have its last meeting for the year this Thursday, May 10 during lunch in IDC 1. We will be planning our last activity and discussing plans for the rest of the year.
  • Math Festival!! This Saturday,  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting  2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm  Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

 

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking Club in IDC;
  • After School: nothing after school today
  • Sports
  • Interested in learning more about the Girls Varsity & JV tennis teams? Please come to an informational meeting on Tuesday, May 15 at 5:15pm. Meet at DHS under the solar panels between the tennis courts and theatre. Questions? Contact Varsity Coach Sally Hosley at sallyhosley@hotmail.com
  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/9/18




Audience: DVJH

The ninth grade trip to Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo, CA, is scheduled forJune 6, 2018. Our goal is to provide a fun day to celebrate our 9th graders' time at Emerson/DaVinci. 

Permission slips are available in the Emerson front office. Permission slips and contracts are due by 3:30 on Friday, May 18th. A suggested donation of $55.00 to Emerson Junior High covers transportation, admission to the park, and access to all of the rides, and the costs of the chaperones.

Check or money orders must be made payable to: Emerson Junior High. Cash is also acceptable. The option to pay via credit card is also available through the Emerson Web store at: https://EJHEagleWe+bStore.myschoolcentral.comAll ninth graders who meet and agree to the responsibilities of this trip are eligible to go.

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/8/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Every day this week Pokemon Club is hosting a special event in the IDC at lunch. Monday through Wednesday, there are free cards available for those who come to learn to how to play. On Thursday the Pokemon Club Tournament will begin. You must play on Thursday to qualify for the final on Friday. Tournament champion will win a huge prize.  Looking forward to seeing you at the Pokemon Club table in the IDC.
  • Get ready for our last dance of the year! Next Friday, May 18th, we are hosting our Masquerade Ball at 7:30pm. This is our last dance of the year, so save the date and we hope to see you there!
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • The Emerson/Da Vinci Peer Helpers invite you to an all-campus carnival on Friday May 18th from 3:30 to 5:30pm. We will have booths such as soak a teacher, cake walk, henna, and three legged races.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Campus climate will have its last meeting for the year this Thursday, May 10 during lunch in IDC 1. We will be planning our last activity and discussing plans for the rest of the year.
  • Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1945 World War II ended in Europe, as Germany surrendered unconditionally; today is the birthday of our 33rd president, Harry Truman.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8 (they’ll be continuing The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai)
  • After School: nothing after school today

Sports

  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/8/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Homeroom of the Week: This week’s Homeroom of the Week is the Library and its wonderful TA’s. Ms. McCutcheon describes the 4th period library TAs as being very helpful and hard working.  What she likes best about working with these TAs is that it is a very small group of students so there’s time to explore the library. She also like how the students help deliver items and maintain the library. The TAs are currently working on getting rid of old books so they can send them to Puerto Rico. The most interesting thing they will work on this quarter is getting the library ready for the end of the year textbook return. Thank you to Ms. McCutcheon and to her 4th period TAs for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.
  • Every day this week Pokemon Club is hosting a special event in the IDC at lunch. Monday through Wednesday, there are free cards available for those who come to learn to how to play. On Thursday the Pokemon Club Tournament will begin. You must play on Thursday to qualify for the final on Friday. Tournament champion will win a huge prize.  Looking forward to seeing you at the Pokemon Club table in the IDC.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Campus climate will have its last meeting for the year this Thursday, May 10 during lunch in IDC 1. We will be planning our last activity and discussing plans for the rest of the year.
  • Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting  2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours. Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1429 Joan of Arc and the French Army broke the English siege of Orleans; today is the birthday of Japanese film maker Ishiro Honda, who directed the very first Godzilla movie.

Events

 

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1 (warning: there might be spoilers in the discussion of the Infinity War, so be aware); SAGA in B3; Quiz Bowl in A6; Anime in B6; and Pokemon Cards will be in the IDC itself giving out cards to people who want to learn to play. The library is closed today at lunch.
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room;
  • Sports
  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/7/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Happy Star Wars Day, Eagles and Pandas! May the Fourth be with you!
  • Every day next week Pokemon Club is hosting a special event in the IDC at lunch. Monday through Wednesday, there are free cards available for those who come to learn to how to play. On Thursday the Pokemon Club Tournament will begin. You must play on Thursday to qualify for the final on Friday. Tournament champion will win a huge prize.  Looking forward to seeing you at the Pokemon Club table in the IDC.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Campus climate will have its last meeting for the year on Thursday, May 10 during lunch in IDC 1. We will be planning our last activity and discussing plans for the rest of the year.
  • Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm  Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 2013, author Harper Lee filed a lawsuit against her literary agent over control of the copyright of her famous book, To Kill a Mockingbird; today is the birthday of former ‘NSync member Lance Bass.

Events

 

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney Club in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room; Mariachi Puente in the Music room (and aain on Sunday at 4)

 Sports

  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and sc

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/4/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours.  There will be an informational meeting on Thursday, May 3 in Ms. Pickett's room, B3 at 6 pm.  Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1978, the first spam email was sent out, going to every member of the fledgeling internet on the west coast; today is the birthday of Christina Hendricks, who played Joan on Mad Men and Saffron on Firefly.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: SAGA in B3; Tabletop Games in B2
  • After School: Art club in the art room; Music/Guitar club in the music room
  •  Sports
  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/3/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • Announcement from the Library: 9th graders, please remember that your library account must be completely cleared before you are able to go on the 9th grade field trip at the end of the school year
  • Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC.The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours.  There will be an informational meeting on Thursday, May 3 in Ms. Pickett's room, B3 at 6 pm.  Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 2000, president Bill Clinton announced that GPS data from satellites would no longer be restricted to military use (opening the door to letting our phones tell us how to get anywhere!); today is the birthday of wrestler and actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking Club in IDC-1
  • After School:

 Sports

  • All 8th & 9th grade girls interested in trying out for DHS Girls Volleyball in the Fall, please attend the player/parent info meeting on Tuesday, May 22, 5pm, in the DHS south gym.  Contact Coach Julie Crawford for any additional info at jcrawford@djusd.net
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/2/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but think of the kitties and doggos and bunnies and all those other sweet critters we love! Leadership class and the SPCA needs your help! Bring your (clean) used towels and blankets to the purple boxes in either office so our cuddly friends have something soft to hang out in while they wait for adoption.
  • Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm. 
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours.  There will be an informational meeting on Thursday, May 3 in Ms. Pickett's room, B3 at 6 pm.  Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

This day, May Day, is an international holiday honoring workers and laborers around the world. If you know someone who makes things, tell them thank you today! Today is the birthday of Honk Kong action movie director John Woo.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8
  • After School: ;
  •  Sports
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and sco

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 5/1/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Homeroom of the Week: This week’s Homeroom of the Week is Mr. Bodine's CC2-3 Math class. Mr. Bodine describes his homeroom as being very energetic, fun and always eager to learn.  What he likes best about teaching this class is their positive energy and how they always want to learn. This class is currently working on rules for lines, slopes, and y-intercepts (A.K.A. the y = mx + b format). The most interesting thing they will work on this unit is finally being able to determine the rules of lines just by looking at graphs. Thank you to Mr. Bodine and his 4th period class for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours.  There will be an informational meeting on Thursday, May 3 in Ms. Pickett's room, B3 at 6 pm.  Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1789 George Washington was inaugurated as the first president of the United States; today is the birthday of Israeli actress Gal Gadot, most famous in the US for her portrayal of Wonder Woman in the recent DC films Wonder Woman and Justice League.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3; Quiz Bowl in A6; Anime in B6; Pokemon Cards in IDC 1
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the tech room;
  •  Sports
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/30/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held this Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m in the N-wing. There will be guides in the parking lots. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • And if you need *more* math: Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • 9th graders! Tonight is the night! Come to the 9th grade dance held in the IDC this evening. 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 the day has come to party on! Arrive at 7:00 to party and blast off to a dance like no other. If you haven't bought presales tickets they’re $10 at the door. The dance ends at 9:30 so be ready to depart then.
  • 9th Grade Dance Chaperones: Attention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours.  There will be an informational meeting on Thursday, May 3 in Ms. Pickett's room, B3 at 6 pm.  Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1861 West Virginia seceded from Virginia because Virginia seceded from the Union; today is the birthday of Union general and our 18th president, Ulysses S. Grant.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the tech room; Mariachi Puente at 4 in the music room (and again on Sunday)
  •  Sports
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scone

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/27/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held this Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m in the N-wing. There will be guides in the parking lots. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • And if you need *more* math: Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • 9th graders! The time to invade the dance floor is nearing so get your presale tickets this week in the IDC at lunch to save money and get ready to party on Friday! Buy your tickets today and tomorrow at lunch for $7, or at the door this Friday for $10.
  • 9th Grade Dance Donations: Attention Parents: The Da Vinci/Emerson, Harper and Holmes ASB are looking for donations for our upcoming All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. We are hoping to collect items to sell to raise money for the 9th Grade Trip and upcoming 9th grade school activities/events. If you would like to contribute, please sign up on our Sign-Up Genius page at https://tinyurl.com/9thGradeDance-2018. Items can be dropped off to your school’s front office between April 16th-25th. Please include your name on the donated items. Feel free to contact Adrianne Simon-Carlson at asimon@djusd.net with any questions. Thank you for supporting DJUSD ASB!
  • 9th Grade Dance Chaperones: Attention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • 2020 Student Travel Opportunity Meeting 2 amazing trips to choose from in 2020.  Come with us to Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam in June of 2020 or volunteer in Nicaragua in July of 2020.  Ms. Amsler, Mr. Teves, and Ms. Pickett will be leading these tours through EF Tours.  There will be an informational meeting on Thursday, May 3 in Ms. Pickett's room, B3 at 6 pm.  Please see any of us and pick up a brochure.  Email Ms. Amsler at amslera@gmail.com  with any questions!  
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1954 the US began nationwide testing of Jonas Salk’s anti-polio vaccine, heralding the beginning of the end of that epidemic; today is the birthday of First Lady of the United States Melania Trump.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: SAGA in B3; Tabletop games in B2;
  • After School: Art club in the art room; Music/Guitar club in the music room
  •  Sports
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/26/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

 

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held this Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m in the N-wing. There will be guides in the parking lots.. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests.  There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • And if you need *more* math: Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC.The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • 9th graders! The time to invade the dance floor is nearing so get your presale tickets this week in the IDC at lunch to save money and get ready to party on Friday! Buy your tickets today and tomorrow at lunch for $7, or at the door this Friday for $10.
  • 9th Grade Dance DonationsAttention Parents: The Da Vinci/Emerson, Harper and Holmes ASB are looking for donations for our upcoming All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. We are hoping to collect items to sell to raise money for the 9th Grade Trip and upcoming 9th grade school activities/events. If you would like to contribute, please sign up on our Sign-Up Genius page at https://tinyurl.com/9thGradeDance-2018. Items can be dropped off to your school’s front office between April 16th-25th. Please include your name on the donated items. Feel free to contact Adrianne Simon-Carlson at asimon@djusd.net with any questions. Thank you for supporting DJUSD ASB!
  • 9th Grade Dance ChaperonesAttention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1990 the space shuttle Discovery placed the Hubble Space Telescope into its orbit; today is the birthday of actor and voice actor Hank Azaria, who is the voice of numerous Simpsons characters such as Moe the bartender, Chief Wiggum, and Apu who owns the Quickie Mart.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the tech room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1
  • After School: nothing after school
  •  Sports
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/25/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Teachers and Parents: the announcements will not be read over the PA this week because of our testing schedule, so please review these announcements and pass on important information to the people that need it. Thank you!
  • SBAC/CAASPP testing! This week we the 7th and 8th graders are taking these tests, so our schedule has changed to allow plenty of time for them to do their best. Parents: please make sure your children get plenty of sleep, have a good lunch, and a book to read when they finish testing. The testing schedule looks like this:

2018 CAASPP TESTING SCHEDULE:

April 23rd —April 27th  (ELA and Math Computer Adaptive and Performance Tasks)

April 30th – May 1st: Science CAST (Pilot): 8th grade only

7th and 8th Graders ONLY

 

Begin

End

Monday 4/23

Tuesday 4/24

Minutes

8:30

9:30

Period 1

Period 1

60

9:35

11:20

Testing Block

Testing Block

105

11:20

11:55

Lunch

Lunch

35

12:00

1:45

Period 4

Period 5

105

1:50

3:30

Period 6

Period 7

100

 

Wednesday, 4/25:  Normal Late Start schedule – No Testing

 

Begin

End

Thursday 4/26

Friday 4/27

Minutes

8:30

9:30

Period 1

Period 1

60

9:35

11:20

Testing Block

Testing Block

105

11:20

11:55

Lunch

Lunch

35

12:00

1:45

Period 4

Period 5

105

1:50

3:30

Period 6

Period 7

100

 

Whole school follows this block testing schedule for week of April 23rd –April 27th.

 

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held this Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • And if you need *more* math: Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • 9th graders! The time to invade the dance floor is nearing so get your presale tickets this week in the IDC at lunch to save money and get ready to party on Friday!
  • Parents and teachers: please remind your 9th graders about the dance this Friday.
  • 9th Grade Dance Donations: Attention Parents: The Da Vinci/Emerson, Harper and Holmes ASB are looking for donations for our upcoming All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. We are hoping to collect items to sell to raise money for the 9th Grade Trip and upcoming 9th grade school activities/events. If you would like to contribute, please sign up on our Sign-Up Genius page at https://tinyurl.com/9thGradeDance-2018. Items can be dropped off to your school’s front office between April 16th-25th. Please include your name on the donated items. Feel free to contact Adrianne Simon-Carlson at asimon@djusd.net with any questions. Thank you for supporting DJUSD ASB!
  • 9th Grade Dance Chaperones: Attention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1184 BCE (as the story goes), Greeks successfully entered Troy using Odysseus’ Trojan Horse plan; today is the birthday of American singer and actress Barbara Streisand.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ will not meet today in the library due to testing; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8
  • After School: nothing after school
  •  Sports
  • Interested in summer field hockey playing opportunities or the DHS 2018 Field Hockey program? Attend our information meeting on:

Tuesday April 24th at 5:45 pm in DHS Room N-08. Students please attend with a parent. If you have questions prior to the meeting or cannot attend, please contact:  Sandie Marotti-Huckins  sandie@marottiperformancegroup.com

  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/24/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Teachers and Parents: the announcements will not be read over the PA this week because of our testing schedule, so please review these announcements and pass on important information to the people that need it. Thank you!
  • SBAC/CAASPP testing! This week we the 7th and 8th graders are taking these tests, so our schedule has changed to allow plenty of time for them to do their best. Parents: please make sure your children get plenty of sleep, have a good lunch, and a book to read when they finish testing. The testing schedule looks like this:

 

  • 2018 CAASPP TESTING SCHEDULE:

April 23rd —April 27th  (ELA and Math Computer Adaptive and Performance Tasks)

April 30th – May 1st: Science CAST (Pilot): 8th grade only

7th and 8th Graders ONLY

 

Begin

End

Monday 4/23

Tuesday 4/24

Minutes

8:30

9:30

Period 1

Period 1

60

9:35

11:20

Testing Block

Testing Block

105

11:20

11:55

Lunch

Lunch

35

12:00

1:45

Period 4

Period 5

105

1:50

3:30

Period 6

Period 7

100

 

Wednesday, 4/25:  Normal Late Start schedule – No Testing

 

Begin

End

Thursday 4/26

Friday 4/27

Minutes

8:30

9:30

Period 1

Period 1

60

9:35

11:20

Testing Block

Testing Block

105

11:20

11:55

Lunch

Lunch

35

12:00

1:45

Period 4

Period 5

105

1:50

3:30

Period 6

Period 7

100

 

Whole school follows this block testing schedule for week of April 23rd –April 27th.

 

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held this Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests.  There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • And if you need *more* math: Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC.  The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • 9th graders! The time to invade the dance floor is nearing so get your presale tickets this week in the IDC at lunch to save money and get ready to party on Friday!
  • 9th Grade Dance Donations: Attention Parents: The Da Vinci/Emerson, Harper and Holmes ASB are looking for donations for our upcoming All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. We are hoping to collect items to sell to raise money for the 9th Grade Trip and upcoming 9th grade school activities/events. If you would like to contribute, please sign up on our Sign-Up Genius page at https://tinyurl.com/9thGradeDance-2018. Items can be dropped off to your school’s front office between April 16th-25th. Please include your name on the donated items. Feel free to contact Adrianne Simon-Carlson at asimon@djusd.net with any questions. Thank you for supporting DJUSD ASB!
  • 9th Grade Dance Chaperones:Attention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pmEmerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1985 Coca-Cola changed its secret flavor formula and debuted New Coke (it didn’t last very long); today is the birthday of the Bard himself, William Shakespeare.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3; Quiz Bowl in A6; Anime in B6; Pokemon Cards in IDC-1
  • After School: D&D in the Tech room;

 Sports

  • Interested in summer field hockey playing opportunities or the DHS 2018 Field Hockey program? Attend our information meeting on:  Tuesday April 24th at 5:45 pm in DHS Room N-08. Students please attend with a parent. If you have questions prior to the meeting or cannot attend, please contact:  Sandie Marotti-Huckins  sandie@marottiperformancegroup.com
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl   Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and s

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/23/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Today is the student staff basketball game! Get ready to cheer on your fellow students, or be a traitor to them and cheer for the winners (the teachers)!
  • Nike or Adidas? The people have spoken! Good to see everyone in their favorite brand’s gear.
  • For today’s game we’ll be on an assembly schedule. Check with your teacher for when to go where:

Assembly Schedule

Period

Start

End

1

8:30

9:15

2

9:20

10:05

3

10:10

10:55

4A

11:00

11:40

4B

11:45

12:25

Lunch

12:25

1:00

5

1:05

1:50

6

1:55

2:40

7

2:45

3:30

 

  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • And if you need *more* math: Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/ or ask DV Math teacher Ms. Loomis.
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • 9th Grade Dance DonationsAttention Parents: The Da Vinci/Emerson, Harper and Holmes ASB are looking for donations for our upcoming All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. We are hoping to collect items to sell to raise money for the 9th Grade Trip and upcoming 9th grade school activities/events. If you would like to contribute, please sign up on our Sign-Up Genius page at https://tinyurl.com/9thGradeDance-2018. Items can be dropped off to your school’s front office between April 16th-25th. Please include your name on the donated items. Feel free to contact Adrianne Simon-Carlson at asimon@djusd.net with any questions. Thank you for supporting DJUSD ASB!
  • 9th Grade Dance ChaperonesAttention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  •  In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration), Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1979, President Jimmy Cart was attacked by a swamp rabbit while fishing in Plains, Georgia; Today is the birthday of British actor Andy Serkis, best-known for his portrayal via motion capture of Gollum in the Lord of the Rings movies, Caesar in the Planet of the Apes movies, and director Snoke in the recent Star Wars sequels. You’ve seen his face as Ulysses Klaue in Black Panther.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden Club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4 
  • After School: D&D in the Tech room; Mariachi Puente in the Music room at 4 and this Sunday

 Sports

  • Interested in summer field hockey playing opportunities or the DHS 2018 Field Hockey program? Attend our information meeting on: Tuesday April 24th at 5:45 pm in DHS Room N-08. Students please attend with a parent. If you have questions prior to the meeting or cannot attend, please contact:  Sandie Marotti-Huckins  sandie@marottiperformancegroup.com
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/20/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The student vs staff basketball game is tomorrow! Get ready to cheer on your fellow students! Maybe, just maybe, they can beat the teachers.
  • Spirit week!  Whether you’re a fan of the movies or the comics, it’s good to see you showing whether you’re on Team Marvel or DC. Tomorrow you’ll show us whether you prefer Nike or Adidas by wearing that company’s gear.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • And if you need *more* math: Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC.  The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • 9th Grade Dance Donations:Attention Parents: The Da Vinci/Emerson, Harper and Holmes ASB are looking for donations for our upcoming All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. We are hoping to collect items to sell to raise money for the 9th Grade Trip and upcoming 9th grade school activities/events. If you would like to contribute, please sign up on our Sign-Up Genius page at https://tinyurl.com/9thGradeDance-2018. Items can be dropped off to your school’s front office between April 16th-25th. Please include your name on the donated items. Feel free to contact Adrianne Simon-Carlson at asimon@djusd.net with any questions. Thank you for supporting DJUSD ASB!
  • 9th Grade Dance Chaperones:Attention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm  Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1775 the Revolutionary War began, as the “Shot heard ‘round the world” was fired in the battles of Lexington and Concord; today is the birthday of American actor James Franco.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: SAGA in B3;Tabletop Games in B2;
  • After School: Art club in the art room; Guitar/Music club in the Music room

 Sports

  • Interested in summer field hockey playing opportunities or the DHS 2018 Field Hockey program? Attend our information meeting on:Tuesday April 24th at 5:45 pm in DHS Room N-08. Students please attend with a parent. If you have questions prior to the meeting or cannot attend, please contact:  Sandie Marotti-Huckins  sandie@marottiperformancegroup.com
  • Are you interested in becoming a DHS cheerleader for the 2018-19 season?  Join us on tonight April 19th for parent meetings to find out what cheer is all about!  All potential cheerleaders and one parent must have attended either yesterday or this evening to get information, meet the coach and ask questions.  Tonight’s meeting begins at 6:30pm in the DHS library.  Try-outs will take place on Friday, May 4th.  For further information or questions, please email davischeerleading@gmail.com or visit dhscheer.org
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/19/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The student vs staff basketball game is coming up this Friday, get ready to cheer on your fellow students and teachers.
  • Spirit week! Nice to see all these folks representing for their favorite go-juice. Tomorrow is DC vs Marvel. Do you prefer Batman or Ironman? Superman or Thor? Show us tomorrow by wearing Blue and Black for DC, or Red and White for Marvel.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • And if you need *more* math: Math Festival!!  May 12th in the IDC. The 5th annual Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to explore intriguing mathematical activities. The event is collaborative and non-competitive where the joys and power of mathematics can be explored with other kids and older mentors.  Check out the details at http://jrmf.org/events/da-vinci-2018/
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • 9th Grade Dance Donations:Attention Parents: The Da Vinci/Emerson, Harper and Holmes ASB are looking for donations for our upcoming All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. We are hoping to collect items to sell to raise money for the 9th Grade Trip and upcoming 9th grade school activities/events. If you would like to contribute, please sign up on our Sign-Up Genius page at https://tinyurl.com/9thGradeDance-2018. Items can be dropped off to your school’s front office between April 16th-25th. Please include your name on the donated items. Feel free to contact Adrianne Simon-Carlson at asimon@djusd.net with any questions. Thank you for supporting DJUSD ASB!
  • 9th Grade Dance ChaperonesAttention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Come see the Emerson and Da Vinci school play, the Time Machine, presented by the Drama class. Follow the story of time traveler Filby, and his housekeeper Mrs. Watchet as they travel to the future. The performance will be held in the IDC on May 24th at 6:30 pm.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm  Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1906, a massive earthquake and resulting fire in San Francisco destroyed 75% of the city and killed over 4,000 people; today is the birthday of David Tennant, the tenth Doctor on Doctor Who and the Purple Man on the Jessica Jones series.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking Club in IDC-1
  • After School: nothing after school today

 Sports

  • Are you interested in becoming a DHS cheerleader for the 2018-19 season?  Join us on April 18th or 19th (today or tomorrow) for parent meetings to find out what cheer is all about!  All potential cheerleaders and one parent must attend either day (no need for both) to get information, meet the coach and ask questions.  Wednesday's meeting will take place in the DHS south gym beginning at 6:30pm and Thursday's meeting begins at 6:30pm in the DHS library.  Try-outs will take place on Friday, May 4th.  For further information or questions, please email davischeerleading@gmail.com or visit dhscheer.org
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/17/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The student vs staff basketball game is coming up this Friday, get ready to cheer on your fellow students and teachers.
  • Spirit week! The Coke Vs Pepsi battle is on, everybody! Good to see everyone in red and black or blue and white to show their preference. Tomorrow is Dutch Bros vs Starbucks! Wear Blue and White for Dutch Bros or Green and White for Starbucks.
  • Students and staff- Eagles and Pandas are important, but so are other animals like the pets we have at home. Over the next two weeks the leadership class is helping collect donations for our local SPCA’s. If you would like to contribute, please bring in old and tattered towels and blankets (clean), and/or newspapers to one of the purple marked boxes in the Emerson or Da Vinci office. Thanks for your help!
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • Capture the flag will be TODAY during lunch on the track field. If you want to play, get to the track field as soon as you can to be put on a team. We will be playing across the whole school! See Mr. Campbell, or one of the posters, for details.
  • 9th Grade Dance Donations: Attention Parents: The Da Vinci/Emerson, Harper and Holmes ASB are looking for donations for our upcoming All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. We are hoping to collect items to sell to raise money for the 9th Grade Trip and upcoming 9th grade school activities/events. If you would like to contribute, please sign up on our Sign-Up Genius page at https://tinyurl.com/9thGradeDance-2018. Items can be dropped off to your school’s front office between April 16th-25th. Please include your name on the donated items. Feel free to contact Adrianne Simon-Carlson at asimon@djusd.net with any questions. Thank you for supporting DJUSD ASB!
  • 9th Grade Dance Chaperones: Attention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1492, Christopher Columbus signed a contract with the Spanish Crown to find the “Indies” and convert them to Christianity. He was also promised 10% of any riches found; today is the birthday of English actor Sean Bean, who played Boromir in the Lord of the Rings movies.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8 (they’re starting the Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai today)
  • After School: nothing after school today

 Sports

  • Are you interested in becoming a DHS cheerleader for the 2018-19 season?  Join us on April 18th or 19th (tomorrow or Wednesday) for parent meetings to find out what cheer is all about!  All potential cheerleaders and one parent must attend either day (no need for both) to get information, meet the coach and ask questions.  Wednesday's meeting will take place in the DHS south gym beginning at 6:30pm and Thursday's meeting begins at 6:30pm in the DHS library.  Try-outs will take place on Friday, May 4th.  For further information or questions, please email davischeerleading@gmail.com or visit dhscheer.org
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/17/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The student vs staff basketball game is coming up this Friday, get ready to cheer on your fellow students and teachers.
  • Spirit week! As we count down to the student/staff basketball game, let’s have some competition of our own! Spirit week is on! Thanks to everyone who got the Instagram vs Snapchat memo. If you didn’t know about the other spirit days then here’s a heads up- tomorrow is Coke vs Pepsi day. Which is best? You tell us… by wearing red and white for Coke, and blue and white for Pepsi.
  • Homeroom of the Week: This week’s Homeroom of the Week is Mr. Teves’ 7th grade World History class.  Mr. Teves describes his homeroom as being energetic and excited about learning. They are also very friendly and very supportive of each other.  What he likes best about teaching this class is that they have a good sense of humor about the history they are learning and that they enjoy class discussions. This class is currently looking at European Middle Ages with a focus on Federalism and taxation. The most interesting thing they will work on this unit is simulations on feudal society and how that economy works. Thank you to Mr. Teves and to his 4th period class for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • Capture the flag will be this Tuesday, April 17th during lunch on the track field. If you want to play, get to the track field as soon as you can to be put on a team. We will be playing across the whole school! See Mr. Campbell, or one of the posters, for details.
  • 9th Grade Dance Donations:Attention Parents: The Da Vinci/Emerson, Harper and Holmes ASB are looking for donations for our upcoming All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. We are hoping to collect items to sell to raise money for the 9th Grade Trip and upcoming 9th grade school activities/events. If you would like to contribute, please sign up on our Sign-Up Genius page at https://tinyurl.com/9thGradeDance-2018. Items can be dropped off to your school’s front office between April 16th-25th. Please include your name on the donated items. Feel free to contact Adrianne Simon-Carlson at asimon@djusd.net with any questions. Thank you for supporting DJUSD ASB!
  • 9th Grade Dance Chaperones: Attention Parents: We are hoping to get some Emerson/Da Vinci, Harper and Holmes JHS parents/guardians to help chaperone the All-DJUSD 9th Grade Dance on Friday, April 27th. The event runs from 7:00-9:30 and we are asking chaperones to please arrive by 6:40 (to the Emerson/Da Vinci Junior High School Indoor Commons) so we can get everyone acclimated before the students arrive. If you are available to help chaperone, please use this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aaeab2ba64-alljhs to access our Sign-Up Genius page. Thanks so much and we hope to see you there!
  •  In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1862, Washington, DC abolished slavery; today is the birthday of American musician Chance the Rapper.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3; Quiz bowl in A6; anime in B6
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room;

 Sports

  • Are you interested in becoming a DHS cheerleader for the 2018-19 season?  Join us on April 18th or 19th for parent meetings to find out what cheer is all about!  All potential cheerleaders and one parent must attend either day (no need for both) to get information, meet the coach and ask questions.  Wednesday's meeting will take place in the DHS south gym beginning at 6:30pm and Thursday's meeting begins at 6:30pm in the DHS library.  Try-outs will take place on Friday, May 4th.  For further information or questions, please email davischeerleading@gmail.com or visit dhscheer.org
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/16/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Safety Week! This week we’ll be running through our drills for various special situations. Look to your teachers for instructions on when and how to react during these drills.
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests.There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • STUDENT/STAFF Basketball Game! I overheard some teachers talking about how many points they think they’ll beat the 9th graders by. 12? 53? 184?  Man, they’re cocky. Today’s your last day to sign up and show them the 9th graders rule the court! Sign up in either office!
  • THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET FILM FEST - Ninth graders in A-2…Oh no! Juliet is dead! Or *is* she? Let’s find out how well the Friar’s plan works. I’m sure it’ll go off without a hitch. Starts five minutes into lunch.
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • Announcement from Peer Helping: If you are interested in writing to our senators to express your opinions on recent events in our nation please join us today during lunch in the IDC. There will be a table set up with supplies and guidance. All materials will be provided. Hope to see you there!
  •  In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Battle of the Books!  You only have until Friday to sign up! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1861, the first battle of the Civil War ended when Fort Sumter surrendered to Confederate forces; today is the birthday of our third president, Thomas Jefferson.

Events

 

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden Club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room; Mariachi Puente in the Music room (and again on Sunday)

Sports

  • Are you interested in becoming a DHS cheerleader for the 2018-19 season?  Join us on April 18th or 19th for parent meetings to find out what cheer is all about!  All potential cheerleaders and one parent must attend either day (no need for both) to get information, meet the coach and ask questions.  Wednesday's meeting will take place in the DHS south gym beginning at 6:30pm and Thursday's meeting begins at 6:30pm in the DHS library.  Try-outs will take place on Friday, May 4th.  For further information or questions, please email davischeerleading@gmail.com or visit dhscheer.org
  • Attention all incoming 9th graders for the 2018-2019 school year: interested in trying out for the girls basketball team next season? Participate in our spring/summer program “D-Town” which will run May and June with practices, games, tournaments and team camps. For more information, contact coach Heather Highshoe at hhighshoe@djusd.net.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

  • Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/13/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Safety Week! This week we’ll be running through our drills for various special situations. Look to your teachers for instructions on when and how to react during these drills.
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • STUDENT/STAFF Basketball Game! Word on the street is that last year the teachers LET the students win. Make sure they learn it wasn’t a trick, it was the start of a STREAK! Sign up for the Student/Staff basketball game in either office by THIS Friday!
  • THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET FILM FEST - Ninth graders in A-2…Romeo and Tybalt are having a *serious* disagreement, and things are going to go downhill from there. Starts five minutes into lunch.
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • Announcement from Peer Helping: If you are interested in writing to our senators to express your opinions on recent events in our nation please join us this Friday, April 13th, during lunch in the IDC. There will be a table set up with supplies and guidance. All materials will be provided. Hope to see you there THIS Friday (tomorrow)!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Battle of the Books!  You only have until Friday to sign up! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1961, Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human to orbit the Earth; today is the birthday of American actress Claire Danes, who plays Juliet in the movie version currently being screened in Ms. Koblik’s room during lunch.

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: Pokemon cards in IDC-1; SAGA in B3; Tabletop Games in B2;
  • After School:   Art club in the art room; Guitar/Music club in the music room
  • Sports
  • Come support the DHS Boys Golf teams and enjoy some pizza at the same time! Come to Lamppost Pizza on Thursday, 4/12 and mention DHS Boys Golf and the team will receive 30% donated back! Good for take out orders also.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/12/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Safety Week! This week we’ll be running through our drills for various special situations. Look to your teachers for instructions on when and how to react during these drills.
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests.  There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • STUDENT/STAFF Basketball Game! Word on the street is that last year the teachers LET the students win. Make sure they learn it wasn’t a trick, it was the start of a STREAK! Sign up for the Student/Staff basketball game in either office by THIS Friday!
  • Hey athletes! Were you on a sports team this year? Do you or a parent or a friend have pictures of your team being awesome? Would you like to see those awesome pictures in the yearbook? If so, PLEASE share that picture with Mr. Wizard in B-1. You can come by his room to share it or you can email him (nsternbergh@djusd.net). 
  • THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET FILM FEST - Ninth graders in A-2… We’ve left Romeo and Juliet in the pool. Let’s check back in with them before they get all pruney. Starts five minutes into lunch.
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • Announcement from Peer Helping: If you are interested in writing to our senators to express your opinions on recent events in our nation please join us this Friday, April 13th, during lunch in the IDC. There will be a table set up with supplies and guidance. All materials will be provided. Hope to see you there THIS Friday!
  •  In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Battle of the Books!  You only have until Friday to sign up! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1968, president Lyndon B Johnson signed into the Civil Rights Act;

 

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1
  • After School:  
  • Sports
  • Come support the DHS Boys Golf teams and enjoy some pizza at the same time! Come to Lamppost Pizza on Thursday, 4/12 and mention DHS Boys Golf and the team will receive 30% donated back! Good for take out orders also.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/11/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Safety Week! This week we’ll be running through our drills for various special situations. Look to your teachers for instructions on when and how to react during these drills.
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • Hey athletes! Were you on a sports team this year? Do you or a parent or a friend have pictures of your team being awesome? Would you like to see those awesome pictures in the yearbook? If so, PLEASE share that picture with Mr. Wizard in B-1. You can come by his room to share it or you can email him (nsternbergh@djusd.net). 
  • THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET FILM FEST - Ninth graders in A-2…Why do sad hours seem so long? Why is Romeo so emo? Maybe Benvolio can help him out of his funk. And let’s meet the youngest member of the Capulet clan, Juliet! Omigosh everyone’s so pretty! Starts five minutes into lunch.
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • Announcement from Peer Helping: If you are interested in writing to our senators to express your opinions on recent events in our nation please join us this Friday, April 13th, during lunch in the IDC. There will be a table set up with supplies and guidance. All materials will be provided. Hope to see you there THIS Friday!
  •  In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Battle of the Books!  You only have until Friday to sign up! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1912 the RMS Titanic set sail from Southampton, England on her maiden (and final) voyage; today is the birthday of English actress Daisy Ridley, who plays young jedi-in-training Rey in the third Star Wars trilogy.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8
  • After School:  

Sports

  • Come support the DHS Boys Golf teams and enjoy some pizza at the same time! Come to Lamppost Pizza on Thursday, 4/12 and mention DHS Boys Golf and the team will receive 30% donated back! Good for take out orders also.
  • STUDENT/STAFF Basketball Game! When it comes to basketball, teachers tend to agree: Teachers rule, Freshmen drool. Will you stand for that, Freshmen? Take your outrage to the court and make them eat those words! Sign up for the Student/Staff basketball game in either office by THIS Friday!
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/10/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Homeroom of the Week: This week’s Homeroom of the Week is Ms. Wolfe’s 4th period American Studies English class.  Ms. Wolfe describes her homeroom as being filled with students who are curious and studious.  What she likes best about teaching this class is that they push themselves to take risks and to figure out things they don't know. They also love to read. This class is currently working on poetry, figurative language, and reading and writing different types of poetry. The most exciting thing they will work on this unit is using language to create imagery and writing their own poems. Thank you to Ms. Wolfe and to her 4th period class for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.
  • Safety Week! This week we’ll be running through our drills for various special situations. Look to your teachers for instructions on when and how to react during these drills.
  • The DHS Math Club - Mu Alpha Theta Honor society - is excited to announce our 9th Annual Davis Math Tournament!! The event will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The contest is open to all 4th-8th graders, and will provide students with the opportunity to participate in fun individual and group math contests. There is also a fun raffle for the students. Prizes will be awarded to high scoring individuals and groups, and the elementary and junior high schools with the highest scores will receive the Davis All-City Math Tournament championship title. Curious math students of all skill levels are encouraged to participate!! There is a $10 registration fee that may be waived for students who are unable to pay.
  • Hey athletes! Were you on a sports team this year? Do you or a parent or a friend have pictures of your team being awesome? Would you like to see those awesome pictures in the yearbook? If so, PLEASE share that picture with Mr. Wizard in B-1. You can come by his room to share it or you can email him (nsternbergh@djusd.net). 
  • THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET FILM FEST - Ninth graders in A-2…Let’s say goodbye to one version of this ill-advised romance today, and say hello to the Baz Lurhman version, with cars and TVs and…no cell phones. Come watch Leonardo DiCaprio be oh-so pretty as Romeo. Starts five minutes into lunch.
  • Attention all 9th graders: THE DAY IS COMING! Claim your right to PARTY at the 9th grade dance. Take over the dance floor on April 27th for an out of this world galaxy dance.
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Battle of the Books!  You only have until Friday to sign up! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1866 Congress overrode president Andrew Johnson’s veto and passed a Civil Rights Bill, guaranteeing that all people born in the United States were citizens, regardless of race, color, or previous condition (i.e., former slaves were now citizens); today is the birthday of American actress Kristen Stewart, who played Bella in the Twilight saga movies.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3; Quiz Bowl in A6; Anime in B6; Pokemon Cards in IDC-1; the library will be closed today at lunch
  • After School:  Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room;

Sports

  • STUDENT/STAFF Basketball Game! On April 20th 9th grade students will RISE against the teachers in an intense basketball showdown. Last year the 9th graders won for the first time EVER, so any 9th graders wanting to keep the streak going can sign up in either office to claim their right to challenge the teachers. Sign ups end this Friday. Let’s see who can get the big W!!!
  • 7th/8th grade track sign-ups are in the Emerson office
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/9/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Hey athletes! Were you on a sports team this year? Do you or a parent or a friend have pictures of your team being awesome? Would you like to see those awesome pictures in the yearbook? If so, PLEASE share that picture with Mr. Wizard in B-1. You can come by his room to share it or you can email him (nsternbergh@djusd.net). 
  • THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET FILM FEST - Ninth graders in A-2…Today we see things head seriously downhill for our Star Cross’d lovers. I’m sure everything will turn out okay, though, right? RIGHT? Ninth graders welcome to bring their lunch.
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1930 the Twinkie was invented by baker James DeWar; today is the birthday of actor John Ratzenberger, who has been a voice actor in every movie Pixar has made, voicing characters like Hamm the piggybank in the Toy Story movies.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School:  Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room; Mariachi Puente in the music room at 4 (and again on Sunday

 Sports

  • 7th/8th grade track sign-ups are in the Emerson office
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/6/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Hey athletes! Were you on a sports team this year? Do you or a parent or a friend have pictures of your team being awesome? Would you like to see those awesome pictures in the yearbook? If so, PLEASE share that picture with Mr. Wizard in B-1. You can come by his room to share it or you can email him (nsternbergh@djusd.net). 
  • THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET FILM FEST - Ninth graders in A-2…Today we will see the soon to be star-crossed lovers wed.  Duels and death may also performed before lunch is over to help your digestion.   Ninth graders welcome to bring their lunch.
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1792 George Washington cast the first presidential veto of a bill sent to him by Congress; today is the birthday of Booker T. Washington, influential educator and the first African American to appear on a postage stamp.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Pokemon cards club in IDC-1; SAGA in B3; Tabletop Games in B3
  • After School:  Music/Guitar club in the music room

·        Sports

  • 7th/8th grade track sign-ups are in the Emerson office.  7th/8th grade track & field meeting in Room IDC-2 during lunch today.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/5/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Hey athletes! Were you on a sports team this year? Do you or a parent or a friend have pictures of your team being awesome? Would you like to see those awesome pictures in the yearbook? If so, PLEASE share that picture with Mr. Wizard in B-1. You can come by his room to share it or you can email him (nsternbergh@djusd.net). 
  • THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET FILM FEST - Ninth graders…bring your lunch to A-2 to see Romeo and Juliet “meet cute” at the ball.  We should also get to the famous “balcony” scene. This is the Zeffirelli directed version.  We’ll watch Luhrmann next week.
  •  In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1968, civil rights activist Martin Luther King, jr was assassinated in Memphis Tennessee; today is the birthday of American actor Robert Downey jr, perhaps best known for his portrayal of Tony Stark, aka Iron Man, in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: BlockBuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1
  • After School:  nuthin’

 Sports

  • 7th/8th grade track sign-ups are in the Emerson office.  7th/8th grade track & field meeting Thu 4/5 in Room IDC-2 during lunch.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/4/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Hey athletes! Were you on a sports team this year? Do you or a parent or a friend have pictures of your team being awesome? Would you like to see those awesome pictures in the yearbook? If so, PLEASE share that picture with Mr. Wizard in B-1. You can come by his room to share it or you can email him (nsternbergh@djusd.net). 
  • THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET FILM FEST All Emerson and DaVinci ninth grade graders are invited to the THIRD ANNUAL ROMEO & JULIET film fest at lunch in A-2.   We will show all of the Zeffirelli directed movie followed by Baz Luhrmann.  It will take us two weeks.  You can come any day.  We’ll begin 5 minutes into lunch and today we’ll start the Zeffirelli version.  See you there!
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1973, In New York City, the first portable cell phone call was made; today is the birthday of American actor and comedian Eddie Murphy, most recently famous as the voice of Donkey in the Shrek movies.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8 (continuing Spaceballs)
  • After School: 

 

 Sports

  • 7th/8th grade track sign-ups are in the Emerson office
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/3/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm  Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1775 Patrick Henry famously declared “Give me liberty or give me death!” in a speech in favor of Virginians fighting for independence from Britain; today is the birthday of Damon Albarn, English singer for the bands Blur and Gorillaz.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden Club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School:   D&D in the Tech room; Mariachi Puente in the music room at 4

 

 Sports

  • 7th/8th grade track sign-ups are in the Emerson office
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 4/2/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The 2018 Davis Spring Break Chess Camp is being held next Monday through Wednesday.  Advance registration is required.  Contact John Langreck for more information.John Langreck, United States Chess Federation (USCF) Master (c) 916.996.1428  http://sacramentochessclub.org/davis_chess_camp.pdf
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1775 Patrick Henry famously declared “Give me liberty or give me death!” in a speech in favor of Virginians fighting for independence from Britain; today is the birthday of Damon Albarn, English singer for the bands Blur and Gorillaz.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden Club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School:   D&D in the Tech room; Mariachi Puente in the music room at 4

Sports

  • 7th/8th grade track sign-ups are in the Emerson office
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/23/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Campus climate is proud to present our first annual ALL SCHOOL CAPTURE THE FLAG GAME. All students and teachers are welcome to play capture the flag across the whole school. Capture the flag will be held today, March 22nd during lunch. One base will be on the track field, the other on the soccer field. Look for the posters for more details or see any campus climate member for details.
  • The 2018 Davis Spring Break Chess Camp is being held next Monday through Wednesday.
  • Advance registration is required.  Contact John Langreck for more information.  John Langreck, United States Chess Federation (USCF) Master (c) 916.996.1428  http://sacramentochessclub.org/davis_chess_camp.pdf
  • In celebration of National Bike to School day (and alliteration) , Leadership class and Street Smarts are  hosting a  Bike, Bagels Breakfast event at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 9th at the Humboldt bike racks. Bike riders are encouraged to stop by for free bagel and cream cheese and raffle prizes.
  • ·       The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • ·       Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1765 Britain passed the Stamp Act, the first direct tax on American Colonists; today is the birthday of William Shatner, the Canadian actor who portrayed James T Kirk in the original Star Trek series.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Pokemon cards in IDC-1; Anime in B5; SAGA in B3; Tabletop games in B3; the library will be closed at lunch today
  • After School:   no guitar club after school today.

Sports

  • 7th/8th grade track sign-ups are in the Emerson office
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/22/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Campus climate is proud to present our first annual ALL SCHOOL CAPTURE THE FLAG GAME. All students and teachers are welcome to play capture the flag across the whole school. Capture the flag will be held tomorrow, March 22nd during lunch. One base will be on the track field, the other on the soccer field. Look for the posters for more details or see any campus climate member for details.
  • The 2018 Davis Spring Break Chess Camp is being held next Monday through Wednesday. Advance registration is required.  Contact John Langreck for more information.John Langreck, United States Chess Federation (USCF) Master (c) 916.996.1428  http://sacramentochessclub.org/davis_chess_camp.pdf
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1963 Alcatraz prison in San Francisco Bay closes as a prison; today is the birthday of English actor Gary Oldman

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1
  • After School:   no clubs after school today; there will be no guitar club after school tomorrow.

Sports

  • 7th/8th grade track sign-ups are in the Emerson office
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl   Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/21/18




Audience: DVJH

Emerson/DaVinci Bulletin - Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

 

New and Timely Information:

  • Campus climate is proud to present our first annual ALL SCHOOL CAPTURE THE FLAG GAME. All students and teachers are welcome to play capture the flag across the whole school. Capture the flag will be held this Thursday, March 22nd during lunch. One base will be on the track field, the other on the soccer field. Look for the posters for more details or see any campus climate member for details.
  • Homeroom of the Week: This week’s Homeroom of the Week is Mr. Sternberg/Wizard’s 4th period class.  Mr. Wizard describes his homeroom as being raucous upbeat, and full of energy. What he likes best about teaching this class is that the students are full of intelligence and humor. This class is currently working on one minute videos on Romeo and Juliet, involving a topic they studied. The most interesting thing they will work on this unit is watching each other’s awesome videos . Thank you to Mr. Wizard and to his 4th period class, for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1852, abolitionist Harriet Beecher Stowe’s novel “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” was first published in Boston; today is the birthday of Fred Rogers, the host of children’s TV show Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8 (watching Spaceballs)
  • After School:  nothing after school

Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/20/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Campus climate is proud to present our first annual ALL SCHOOL CAPTURE THE FLAG GAME. All students and teachers are welcome to play capture the flag across the whole school. Capture the flag will be held this Thursday, March 22nd during lunch. One base will be on the track field, the other on the soccer field. Look for the posters for more details or see any campus climate member for details.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1994 chefs in Yokohama, Japan made the world’s largest omelet, using 160,000 eggs; today is the birthday of Wyatt Earp, famous sheriff during the showdown at the OK Corral.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3; Anime in B6; Quiz Bowl in A6;
  • After School:  Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room
  •  Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/19/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The City of Davis presents Teen Glow Party! Today, March 16th  -9:00pm. Grades 7-9 at the Davis High School Community Gym.  Purchase tickets in advance to receive the discounted price.  Tickets available at City Hall Parks and Community Service Department or online at www.cityofdavis.org.  Questions? (530)757-5626 or rlarson@cityofdavis.org
  • Campus climate is proud to present our first annual ALL SCHOOL CAPTURE THE FLAG GAME. All students and teachers are welcome to play capture the flag across the whole school. Capture the flag will be held on Thursday, March 22nd during lunch. One base will be on the track field, the other on the soccer field. Look for the posters for more details or see any campus climate member for details.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1869 Senator Hiram R. Revels made the first official speech by an African American in the Senate; today is the birthday of American actor Alan Tudyk, who was, among many other roles, Wash on Firefly and the voice of K2SO in Rogue One and Heihei in Moana.

 

Events

 

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School:  Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room; Mariachi Puente in the Music room at 4, then again.
  •  Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/16/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The City of Davis presents Teen Glow Party! This Friday, March 16th  (tomorrow!) -9:00pm. Grades 7-9 at the Davis High School Community Gym.  Purchase tickets in advance to receive the discounted price.  Tickets available at City Hall Parks and Community Service Department or online at www.cityofdavis.org.  Questions? (530)757-5626 or rlarson@cityofdavis.org
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Battle of the Books! Come one, come all! The Battle of the Books is coming up, where you can take part in an epic challenge, answering questions and competing against your classmates! The Battle of the Books is a trivia competition centered around these books: All’s Well that Ends Well, Chasing Vermeer, In Real Life (a graphic novel), Lily and Dunkin, Matched, Numbering All the Bones, and White Cat. Each team will be composed of three to five members. There are team submission forms in the library, and teams are due by April 13th. The Battle will take place on May 11th during 1st-3rd periods. See you there!
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 44 BCE, Julius Caesar was stabbed to death by Brutus, Cassius, and several other Senators in the Roman Senate building. Beware the Ides of March! Today is the birthday of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Pokemon Card club in IDC-1; Anime Club in B5; SAGA in B3; Tabletop Games in B2
  • After School:  nothing after school today; Art club and Guitar club will not meet
  •  Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/15/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The library will be closed today to host counselors from DHS and DV High. Please, send no students or print jobs to the library. ASAP will still open after school.
  • The Trials of the Goblet are today! Listen 4th period for who has been picked to represent their 4th period class in this new, latest struggle to claim glory and the Goblet of Spirit for their class! Participants are reminded that glory and honor come to those who are:
    • responsible/respectful while in the gym
    • a good sport (cheering rather than jeering)
    • Doing their best, no matter the task
    • Having a lot of fun

Best of luck to you all, and may the odds be ever in your favor!

  • The City of Davis presents Teen Glow Party! This Friday, March 16th -9:00pm. Grades 7-9 at the Davis High School Community Gym.  Purchase tickets in advance to receive the discounted price.  Tickets available at City Hall Parks and Community Service Department or online at www.cityofdavis.org.  Questions? (530)757-5626 or rlarson@cityofdavis.org
  • Leadership Class ApplicationsAre you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before tomorrow Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • 7th and 8th graders: Has this school year gone the way you hoped? Are you earning the grades you dream of? Do you wish you had a group of people who were around every day to help you be more SUCCESSFUL? You should learn more about Emerson’s AVID program! AVID helps students become more successful in school, work together, learn about and discuss current events and important teen issues, discover different college and careers, go on field trips, do school service projects, participate in UCD student-led tutorials,  improve writing and reading skills, learn to study, take notes, and so much more! Talk to your teachers, your counselor, or Mrs. Wolfe in room A-1 for more information. You can apply for AVID online by today at http://bit.ly/EmersonAVID18 - hurry, the class fills up fast!
  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders looking for an amazing elective class.Peer Helping Leadership Class Applications are available in both the Emerson and Da Vinci offices. The applications are due by this Wednesday, March 14th to one of the offices or Ms. Terra.  Description: Peer Helping is an elective class where we get to help create a positive, more inclusive, healthy, fun, safe and caring environment at Emerson and Da Vinci. Some of the ways we do this is by helping facilitate the Diversity Trainings, host new student breakfast, present about healthy friendships at the elementary schools, prepare food and feed homeless guest, offer one-on-one peer support, offer peer restorative practice/conflict mediation, attend Wellness and Substance abuse conference in Berkeley and support the 7th grade health classes with substance abuse prevention, stress management, anti-bullying presentations.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1868 the US Senate began the impeachment trial for president Andrew Johnson for his firing of political appointees; today is the birthday of American sci-fi writer and founder of Scientology L Ron Hubbard.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: The library is closed all day today, so no READ at lunch; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8, finishing up the Wrath of Khan.
  • After School:  nothing after school

 

 Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/13/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The City of Davis presents Teen Glow Party! This Friday, March 16th -9:00pm. Grades 7-9 at the Davis High School Community Gym.  Purchase tickets in advance to receive the discounted price.  Tickets available at City Hall Parks and Community Service Department or online at www.cityofdavis.org.  Questions? (530)757-5626 or rlarson@cityofdavis.org
  • Leadership Class Applications
  • Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before this Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • 7th and 8th graders: Has this school year gone the way you hoped? Are you earning the grades you dream of? Do you wish you had a group of people who were around every day to help you be more SUCCESSFUL?
  • You should learn more about Emerson’s AVID program! AVID helps students become more successful in school, work together, learn about and discuss current events and important teen issues, discover different college and careers, go on field trips, do school service projects, participate in UCD student-led tutorials,  improve writing and reading skills, learn to study, take notes, and so much more!
  • Talk to your teachers, your counselor, or Mrs. Wolfe in room A-1 for more information. You can apply for AVID online by tomorrow at http://bit.ly/EmersonAVID18 - hurry, the class fills up fast!
  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders looking for an amazing elective class.Peer Helping Leadership Class Applications are available in both the Emerson and Da Vinci offices. The applications are due by this Wednesday, March 14th to one of the offices or Ms. Terra. Description: Peer Helping is an elective class where we get to help create a positive, more inclusive, healthy, fun, safe and caring environment at Emerson and Da Vinci. Some of the ways we do this is by helping facilitate the Diversity Trainings, host new student breakfast, present about healthy friendships at the elementary schools, prepare food and feed homeless guest, offer one-on-one peer support, offer peer restorative practice/conflict mediation, attend Wellness and Substance abuse conference in Berkeley and support the 7th grade health classes with substance abuse prevention, stress management, anti-bullying presentations.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1884 Mississippi established the first US state college for women; today is the birthday of voice actor Frank Welker, who has been the voice of Megatron, Scooby Doo, Totoro, and hundreds of other cartoon characters. You have definitely heard him.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3; Anime in B6; Pokemon Cards in IDC-1
  • After School:  Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room

Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/12/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The City of Davis presents Teen Glow Party! Friday, March 16th -9:00pm. Grades 7-9 at the Davis High School Community Gym.  Purchase tickets in advance to receive the discounted price.  Tickets available at City Hall Parks and Community Service Department or online at www.cityofdavis.org.  Questions? (530)757-5626 or rlarson@cityofdavis.org
  • Leadership Class Applications  Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • 7th and 8th graders: Has this school year gone the way you hoped? Are you earning the grades you dream of? Do you wish you had a group of people who were around every day to help you be more SUCCESSFUL? You should learn more about Emerson’s AVID program! AVID helps students become more successful in school, work together, learn about and discuss current events and important teen issues, discover different college and careers, go on field trips, do school service projects, participate in UCD student-led tutorials,  improve writing and reading skills, learn to study, take notes, and so much more! Talk to your teachers, your counselor, or Mrs. Wolfe in room A-1 for more information. You can apply for AVID online by March 13 at http://bit.ly/EmersonAVID18 - hurry, the class fills up fast!
  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders looking for an amazing elective class.Peer Helping Leadership Class Applications are available in both the Emerson and Da Vinci offices. The applications are due by Wednesday, March 14th to one of the offices or Ms. Terra.  Description: Peer Helping is an elective class where we get to help create a positive, more inclusive, healthy, fun, safe and caring environment at Emerson and Da Vinci. Some of the ways we do this is by helping facilitate the Diversity Trainings, host new student breakfast, present about healthy friendships at the elementary schools, prepare food and feed homeless guest, offer one-on-one peer support, offer peer restorative practice/conflict mediation, attend Wellness and Substance abuse conference in Berkeley and support the 7th grade health classes with substance abuse prevention, stress management, anti-bullying presentations.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1959 the doll Barbie made her debut at the American Toy Fair in New York. Over a billion have been sold worldwide since; today is the Birthday of Soviet Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, the first human to go to space.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden Club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School:  Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room; Mariachi Puente in the music room at 4 and again on Sunday
  • Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/9/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Galapagos! Tonight at 6 pm come to DaVinci Junior High to see the 9th graders’ signature event, Galapagos. See animals that have faced environmental adversity and evolved to better survive, and learn how the different factors affect the environment. It starts at 6pm and runs until 7:30. If you’d like to see the culmination of a Progress-Based Learning project, this is a great opportunity.
  • The City of Davis presents Teen Glow Party! Friday, March 16th -9:00pm. Grades 7-9 at the Davis High School Community Gym.  Purchase tickets in advance to receive the discounted price.  Tickets available at City Hall Parks and Community Service Department or online at www.cityofdavis.org.  Questions? (530)757-5626 or rlarson@cityofdavis.org
  • Leadership Class Applications Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • 7th and 8th graders: Has this school year gone the way you hoped? Are you earning the grades you dream of? Do you wish you had a group of people who were around every day to help you be more SUCCESSFUL? You should learn more about Emerson’s AVID program! AVID helps students become more successful in school, work together, learn about and discuss current events and important teen issues, discover different college and careers, go on field trips, do school service projects, participate in UCD student-led tutorials,  improve writing and reading skills, learn to study, take notes, and so much more! Talk to your teachers, your counselor, or Mrs. Wolfe in room A-1 for more information. You can apply for AVID online by March 13 at http://bit.ly/EmersonAVID18 - hurry, the class fills up fast!
  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders looking for an amazing elective class.Peer Helping Leadership Class Applications are available in both the Emerson and Da Vinci offices. The applications are due by Wednesday, March 14th to one of the offices or Ms. Terra. Description: Peer Helping is an elective class where we get to help create a positive, more inclusive, healthy, fun, safe and caring environment at Emerson and Da Vinci. Some of the ways we do this is by helping facilitate the Diversity Trainings, host new student breakfast, present about healthy friendships at the elementary schools, prepare food and feed homeless guest, offer one-on-one peer support, offer peer restorative practice/conflict mediation, attend Wellness and Substance abuse conference in Berkeley and support the 7th grade health classes with substance abuse prevention, stress management, anti-bullying presentations.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1948 the US Supreme Court ruled that religious education in public schools was unconstitutional; today is the birthday of Anne Bonny, famous pirate of the Caribbean in the 18th century.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Pokemon Cards in IDC-1; SAGA in B3; Tabletop Games in B2; NO Anime club today
  • After School:  Art club in the art room; Music club in the Music room
  • Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/8/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The City of Davis presents Teen Glow Party! Friday, March 16th -9:00pm. Grades 7-9 at the Davis High School Community Gym.  Purchase tickets in advance to receive the discounted price.  Tickets available at City Hall Parks and Community Service Department or online at www.cityofdavis.org.  Questions? (530)757-5626 or rlarson@cityofdavis.org
  • Leadership Class Applications  Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • 7th and 8th graders: Has this school year gone the way you hoped? Are you earning the grades you dream of? Do you wish you had a group of people who were around every day to help you be more SUCCESSFUL? You should learn more about Emerson’s AVID program! AVID helps students become more successful in school, work together, learn about and discuss current events and important teen issues, discover different college and careers, go on field trips, do school service projects, participate in UCD student-led tutorials,  improve writing and reading skills, learn to study, take notes, and so much more!  Talk to your teachers, your counselor, or Mrs. Wolfe in room A-1 for more information. You can apply for AVID online by March 13 at http://bit.ly/EmersonAVID18 - hurry, the class fills up fast!
  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders looking for an amazing elective class.Peer Helping Leadership Class Applications are available in both the Emerson and Da Vinci offices. The applications are due by Wednesday, March 14th to one of the offices or Ms. Terra.   Description: Peer Helping is an elective class where we get to help create a positive, more inclusive, healthy, fun, safe and caring environment at Emerson and Da Vinci. Some of the ways we do this is by helping facilitate the Diversity Trainings, host new student breakfast, present about healthy friendships at the elementary schools, prepare food and feed homeless guest, offer one-on-one peer support, offer peer restorative practice/conflict mediation, attend Wellness and Substance abuse conference in Berkeley and support the 7th grade health classes with substance abuse prevention, stress management, anti-bullying presentations.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1876 Alexander Graham Bell was issued a patent for the telephone; today is the birthday of British actress Rachel Weisz (wice), who starred in 1999’s The Mummy (the one with Brendan Fraser, not Tom Cruise)

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1
  • After School:  no clubs after school

 

Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl ​​​​​​​ Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/7/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The City of Davis presents Teen Glow Party! Friday, March 16th -9:00pm. Grades 7-9 at the Davis High School Community Gym.  Purchase tickets in advance to receive the discounted price.  Tickets available at City Hall Parks and Community Service Department or online at www.cityofdavis.org.  Questions? (530)757-5626 or rlarson@cityofdavis.org
  • Leadership Class Applications Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • 7th and 8th graders: Has this school year gone the way you hoped? Are you earning the grades you dream of? Do you wish you had a group of people who were around every day to help you be more SUCCESSFUL?You should learn more about Emerson’s AVID program! AVID helps students become more successful in school, work together, learn about and discuss current events and important teen issues, discover different college and careers, go on field trips, do school service projects, participate in UCD student-led tutorials,  improve writing and reading skills, learn to study, take notes, and so much more!Talk to your teachers, your counselor, or Mrs. Wolfe in room A-1 for more information. You can apply for AVID online by March 13 at http://bit.ly/EmersonAVID18 - hurry, the class fills up fast!
  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders looking for an amazing elective class.Peer Helping Leadership Class Applications are available in both the Emerson and Da Vinci offices. The applications are due by Wednesday, March 14th to one of the offices or Ms. Terra. Description: Peer Helping is an elective class where we get to help create a positive, more inclusive, healthy, fun, safe and caring environment at Emerson and Da Vinci. Some of the ways we do this is by helping facilitate the Diversity Trainings, host new student breakfast, present about healthy friendships at the elementary schools, prepare food and feed homeless guest, offer one-on-one peer support, offer peer restorative practice/conflict mediation, attend Wellness and Substance abuse conference in Berkeley and support the 7th grade health classes with substance abuse prevention, stress management, anti-bullying presentations.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

  • On this day in 1869 Dmitri Mendeleev presented the first periodic table of the elements to the Russian Chemical Society; today is the birthday of Italian Renaissance painter Michelangelo.

 

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8
  • After School: 

Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/6/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Homeroom of the Week:  This week’s Homeroom of the Week is Sra. Davies' Spanish class.  Sra. Davies' describes her homeroom as being fun-loving, willing to take chances when it comes to learning Spanish, and open to new ideas.  What she likes best about teaching this class is that she has lots of freedom to do lots of different activities, all in the name of learning. This class is currently working on reading a book called Los Ojos De Carmen. The most interesting thing they will work on this unit is EVERYTHING. Thank you to Sra. Davies and to her 4th period class for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.
  • Leadership Class Applications Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • 7th and 8th graders: Has this school year gone the way you hoped? Are you earning the grades you dream of? Do you wish you had a group of people who were around every day to help you be more SUCCESSFUL? You should learn more about Emerson’s AVID program! AVID helps students become more successful in school, work together, learn about and discuss current events and important teen issues, discover different college and careers, go on field trips, do school service projects, participate in UCD student-led tutorials,  improve writing and reading skills, learn to study, take notes, and so much more! Talk to your teachers, your counselor, or Mrs. Wolfe in room A-1 for more information. You can apply for AVID online by March 13 at http://bit.ly/EmersonAVID18 - hurry, the class fills up fast!
  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders looking for an amazing elective class.Peer Helping Leadership Class Applications are available in both the Emerson and Da Vinci offices. The applications are due by Wednesday, March 14th to one of the offices or Ms. Terra.
  • Description: Peer Helping is an elective class where we get to help create a positive, more inclusive, healthy, fun, safe and caring environment at Emerson and Da Vinci. Some of the ways we do this is by helping facilitate the Diversity Trainings, host new student breakfast, present about healthy friendships at the elementary schools, prepare food and feed homeless guest, offer one-on-one peer support, offer peer restorative practice/conflict mediation, attend Wellness and Substance abuse conference in Berkeley and support the 7th grade health classes with substance abuse prevention, stress management, anti-bullying presentations.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!

This Day in History

On this day in 1770 British soldiers killed five men in a crowd throwing snowballs and sticks at them in Boston. This became known as the Boston Massacre and heightened anti-British feelings in the Colonies; today is the birthday of Momofuko Ando, Taiwanese-Japanese inventor of instant and cup ramen noodles.

 

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3; Quiz Bowl in A6; Anime in B6
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room;

Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 
  • Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/5/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Leadership Class Applications Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • Davis High School Student Government/Leadership Class: Are you 9th grader that is attending Davis High School next year? If so, have you thought about applying for the Student Government class? You can pick up an application packet for the class in the Emerson office and it contains all of the information you’ll need to apply. Application packets (which include a recommendation form from one of your teachers) are due this Friday, March 2nd and you can turn them in to Ms. Kimmel in room B-4. There is also a required 15 minute interview that you will need to attend on Sunday, March 4th if you are applying for the class so please keep that date in mind. Don’t miss this great opportunity to have fun, develop your leadership skills and have a say in your high school experience.
  • 7th and 8th graders: Has this school year gone the way you hoped? Are you earning the grades you dream of? Do you wish you had a group of people who were around every day to help you be more SUCCESSFUL? You should learn more about Emerson’s AVID program! AVID helps students become more successful in school, work together, learn about and discuss current events and important teen issues, discover different college and careers, go on field trips, do school service projects, participate in UCD student-led tutorials,  improve writing and reading skills, learn to study, take notes, and so much more! Talk to your teachers, your counselor, or Mrs. Wolfe in room A-1 for more information. You can apply for AVID online by March 13 at http://bit.ly/EmersonAVID18 - hurry, the class fills up fast!
  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders looking for an amazing elective class.Peer Helping Leadership Class Applications are available in both the Emerson and Da Vinci offices. The applications are due by Wednesday, March 14th to one of the offices or Ms. Terra. Description: Peer Helping is an elective class where we get to help create a positive, more inclusive, healthy, fun, safe and caring environment at Emerson and Da Vinci. Some of the ways we do this is by helping facilitate the Diversity Trainings, host new student breakfast, present about healthy friendships at the elementary schools, prepare food and feed homeless guest, offer one-on-one peer support, offer peer restorative practice/conflict mediation, attend Wellness and Substance abuse conference in Berkeley and support the 7th grade health classes with substance abuse prevention, stress management, anti-bullying presentations.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • Attention all campus climate members, our next meeting is TODAY during lunch in IDC2. We will be planning our third quarter activity and making posters. Please arrive on time and ready to work. See Mr. Campbell for details.

This Day in History

On this day in 1819 the United States passed its first immigration law; today is the birthday of author Theodor Geisel, better to known to the world as Dr. Suess.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room; Mariachi Puente in the music room, and again on Sunday

Sports

  • No open gym today after school
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/2/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Spirit Week: Thanks to all that dressed out in today’s spirit wear, the future is looking pretty bright. Our final spirit day is tomorrow and it is Music Day, in honor of tomorrow’s Talent Show Assembly. Dress in the style of the artists of your favorite type of music to show your spirit.
  • Leadership Class Applications Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • Davis High School Student Government/Leadership Class: Are you 9th grader that is attending Davis High School next year? If so, have you thought about applying for the Student Government class? You can pick up an application packet for the class in the Emerson office and it contains all of the information you’ll need to apply. Application packets (which include a recommendation form from one of your teachers) are due this Friday, March 2nd and you can turn them in to Ms. Kimmel in room B-4. There is also a required 15 minute interview that you will need to attend on Sunday, March 4th if you are applying for the class so please keep that date in mind. Don’t miss this great opportunity to have fun, develop your leadership skills and have a say in your high school experience.
  • 7th and 8th graders: Has this school year gone the way you hoped? Are you earning the grades you dream of? Do you wish you had a group of people who were around every day to help you be more SUCCESSFUL? You should learn more about Emerson’s AVID program! AVID helps students become more successful in school, work together, learn about and discuss current events and important teen issues, discover different college and careers, go on field trips, do school service projects, participate in UCD student-led tutorials,  improve writing and reading skills, learn to study, take notes, and so much more! Talk to your teachers, your counselor, or Mrs. Wolfe in room A-1 for more information. You can apply for AVID online by March 13 at http://bit.ly/EmersonAVID18 - hurry, the class fills up fast!
  • Attention all 7th and 8th graders looking for an amazing elective class.Peer Helping Leadership Class Applications are available in both the Emerson and Da Vinci offices. The applications are due by Wednesday, March 14th to one of the offices or Ms. Terra. Description: Peer Helping is an elective class where we get to help create a positive, more inclusive, healthy, fun, safe and caring environment at Emerson and Da Vinci. Some of the ways we do this is by helping facilitate the Diversity Trainings, host new student breakfast, present about healthy friendships at the elementary schools, prepare food and feed homeless guest, offer one-on-one peer support, offer peer restorative practice/conflict mediation, attend Wellness and Substance abuse conference in Berkeley and support the 7th grade health classes with substance abuse prevention, stress management, anti-bullying presentations.
  • Today is Articulation day! Classes will be shorter, with a release time of 12:30. Lunch will not be served, though bag lunches will be available. Ask your teacher about the bell schedule.
  • Articulation Day

Period

Start

End

1

8:30

9:00

2

9:05

9:35

3

9:40

10:10

4

10:15

10:45

5

10:50

11:20

6

11:25

11:55

7

12:00

12:30

 
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pmEmerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • Attention all campus climate members, our next meeting has been moved to Friday, March 2nd during lunch in IDC2. We will be planning our third quarter activity and making posters. Please arrive on time and ready to work. See Mr. Campbell for details.

This Day in History

On this day in 1872, Yellowstone became the first National Park; today is the birthday of Canadian pop star Justin Bieber

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: No clubs today
  • After School: Nothing after school

Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics
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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 3/1/18




Audience: DVJH and DVHS

In remembrance of the upcoming centenary of World War I, and in celebration of the 14th anniversary of Da Vinci Charter Academy, Davis residents are invited to attend the school’s annual World War I Museum Night. It runs from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at the Da Vinci campus, 1400 E. Eighth St. Admission is free.

It is the biggest project of the year for sophomore class; the students spend six weeks in their history and English classes delving into this complex and varied event and creating an exhibit that will demonstrate the impact and importance of the First World War.

 

Each team of students has been assigned a specific nation (and theme) that was involved in World War I and will design a full museum display. They’ll assume the role of museum docents during this evening event.

 

Da Vinci seniors will sell food as part of a fundraiser for their upcoming senior trip.

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Posted by: Deborah Martin
Published: 2/28/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Spirit Week: This campus looks so relaxed today with so many people in their PJ’s. Thanks so much for participating and don’t forget that tomorrow is Future You Day. Dress in the colors of the college you hope to attend or in clothes that you would wear in a future career.
  • Leadership Class Applications
  • Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • Davis High School Student Government/Leadership Class:  Are you 9th grader that is attending Davis High School next year? If so, have you thought about applying for the Student Government class? You can pick up an application packet for the class in the Emerson office and it contains all of the information you’ll need to apply. Application packets (which include a recommendation form from one of your teachers) are due this Friday, March 2nd and you can turn them in to Ms. Kimmel in room B-4. There is also a required 15 minute interview that you will need to attend on Sunday, March 4th if you are applying for the class so please keep that date in mind. Don’t miss this great opportunity to have fun, develop your leadership skills and have a say in your high school experience.
  • Tomorrow is Articulation day! Classes will be shorter, with a release time of 12:30. Lunch will not be served, though bag lunches will be available. Ask your teacher about the bell schedule.

    Articulation Day

Period

Start

End

1

8:30

9:00

2

9:05

9:35

3

9:40

10:10

4

10:15

10:45

5

10:50

11:20

6

11:25

11:55

7

12:00

12:30

    

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • Attention all campus climate members, our next meeting has been moved to Friday, March 2nd during lunch in IDC2. We will be planning our third quarter activity and making posters. Please arrive on time and ready to work. See Mr. Campbell for details.

This Day in History

On this day in 1849 the first boatload of gold prospectors from the East Coast arrive in Sacramento (creating the term ‘the ‘49ers’); today is the birthday of fictional hero John Connor, who fights against the machines in the Terminator series of movies.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1
  • After School: Nothing after school

Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/28/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Spirit Week: Thanks to all of you who are proudly showing your school colors today. Don’t forget to stay warm and comfy tomorrow by wearing your pajamas for PJ Day.
  • Leadership Class Applications Are you a current 7th or 8th grader looking for a great elective class to take next year? Do you like the idea of creating, planning and putting on school events/activities? Are you interested in developing your leadership skills in a fun, spirited and positive environment? Then Leadership may be just the class you’re looking for! Come to the Emerson or Da Vinci office and grab an application for next year’s Leadership class. Applications can be turned in with your Emerson or Da Vinci Course Planning sheets or they can be turned in to room B-4 on or before Wednesday, March 14th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lagunes in room B-2 or Ms. Kimmel in room B-4.
  • Davis High School Student Government/Leadership Class:  Are you 9th grader that is attending Davis High School next year? If so, have you thought about applying for the Student Government class? You can pick up an application packet for the class in the Emerson office and it contains all of the information you’ll need to apply. Application packets (which include a recommendation form from one of your teachers) are due this Friday, March 2nd and you can turn them in to Ms. Kimmel in room B-4. There is also a required 15 minute interview that you will need to attend on Sunday, March 4th if you are applying for the class so please keep that date in mind. Don’t miss this great opportunity to have fun, develop your leadership skills and have a say in your high school experience.
  • This Thursday is Articulation day! Classes will be shorter, with a release time of 12:30. Lunch will not be served, though bag lunches will be available. Ask your teacher about the bell schedule.

 Articulation Day

Period

Start

End

1

8:30

9:00

2

9:05

9:35

3

9:40

10:10

4

10:15

10:45

5

10:50

11:20

6

11:25

11:55

7

12:00

12:30

    

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • Attention all campus climate members, our next meeting has been moved to Friday, March 2nd during lunch in IDC2. We will be planning our third quarter activity and making posters. Please arrive on time and ready to work. See Mr. Campbell for details.

This Day in History

On this day in 1922 the US Supreme Court unanimously upheld the 19th Amendment (the one about women’s right to vote); today is the birthday of American author John Steinbeck.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies in B8
  • After School: Music club has moved to Thursdays after school

Sports

  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/27/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Spirit Week: To get us all pumped for the Talent Show Assembly on Friday, this week is Spirit Week. Starting tomorrow, show your school spirit by dressing up for the next few days. Here are the themes for each day and remember, all school rules apply!
  • Tuesday is School Colors Day: Wear clothes that are red, yellow and/or black to show your school pride.
  • Wednesday is PJ Day: Come to school comfy and cozy in your PJ’s
  • Thursday is Future You Day: Dress in the colors of the college you hope to attend or in clothes that you would wear in a future career
  • Friday is Music Day: Dress in the style of the artists of your favorite type of music
  • Homeroom of the Week: This week we have two Homerooms of the Week: Mr. Slizeski’s 4th period Science class and Ms. Hartsough’s 4th period Health class. Mr. Slizeski  describes his homeroom as being  a room full of variety, unique personalities and talents.  What he likes best about teaching this class is  that his students have so much enthusiasm and patience for each other . This class is currently working on acids and bases with the body and in the environment. The most interesting thing they will do this unit is an all Emerson 8th grade fieldtrip to the Exploratorium. Ms. Hartsough describes her homeroom as being very engaged and enthusiastic.  What she likes best about teaching this class is her love of teaching health because she believes that is really important that health is addressed and demonstrated. This class is currently working on lifetime fitness and good eating habits. The most interesting thing they will work on this unit is creating food journals and analyzing food patterns on the computer.  Thank you to Mr. Slizeski, Ms. Hartsough and to their 4th period classes for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.
  • This Thursday is Articulation day! Classes will be shorter, with a release time of 12:30. Lunch will not be served, though bag lunches will be available. Ask your teacher about the bell schedule.

Articulation Day

Period

Start

End

1

8:30

9:00

2

9:05

9:35

3

9:40

10:10

4

10:15

10:45

5

10:50

11:20

6

11:25

11:55

7

12:00

12:30

 

 

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • Attention all campus climate members, our next meeting has been moved to Thursday, March 1st during lunch in IDC2. We will be planning our third quarter activity and making posters. Please arrive on time and ready to work. See Mr. Campbell for details.
  • Love to Sing?!  

Davis High School Choral Audition: Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir.

Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1983 Michael Jackson’s album “Thriller” went #1 on the Billboard charts and stayed #1 for 37 weeks; today is the birthday of legendary American country singer Johnny Cash.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Superheroes in B1; SAGA in B3; Quiz Bowl in A6; Anime in B6
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room; Sports
  • Open gym today after school. Come and shoot around.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/26/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • Attention all campus climate members, our next meeting has been moved to Thursday, March 1st during lunch in IDC2. We will be planning our third quarter activity and making posters. Please arrive on time and ready to work. See Mr. Campbell for details.
  • Love to Sing?!   Davis High School Choral Audition: Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir. Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th

This Day in History

On this day in 1997, Scottish scientists announced they had successfully cloned a sheep and named her Dolly; today is the birthday of American actress Majel Barrett-Roddenberry, who played the voice of the computers on nearly all Star Trek television shows.

 

Events

  • Clubs
  • Lunch: RISE and Garden Club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room; Mariachi Puente at 4 in the music room (and again on Sunday)

 

Sports

  • Open gym today after school. Come and shoot around.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/23/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • On March 2nd, get ready to see some amazing talent at the yearly talent show displayed by students from Emerson and Da Vinci. If you missed yesterday’s auditions, there will be a make-up session after school today in Mr. Lagunes’ room (B2) Any talent can be displayed as long as it is school appropriate and is 2 to 3 minutes long. Come prepared to show your talent and good luck to all of you with your auditions.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • Attention all campus climate members, our next meeting has been moved to Thursday, March 1st during lunch in IDC2. We will be planning our third quarter activity and making posters. Please arrive on time and ready to work. See Mr. Campbell for details.
  • Love to Sing?!  Davis High School Choral Audition Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir.  Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th To apply, please go to any of the choir websites or https://tinyurl.com/y8zpk2n7  Pre-audition meeting, Wednesday, February 28th, 4 pm, in DHS Room P10.

This Day in History

On this day in 1630, Native American supposedly introduced the Pilgrims to popcorn; today is the birthday of our first president, George Washington, and of the Crocodile Hunter, Steve Irwin.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Pokemon cards in IDC-1; Anime in B5; SAGA in B3; Tabletop Games in B2
  • After School: Art club in the art room
  • Sports
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/22/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • On March 2nd, get ready to see some amazing talent at the yearly talent show displayed by students from Emerson and Da Vinci. If you want to participate, come to Mr. Lagunes’ room B2 after school today, Wednesday, February 21st. Any talent can be displayed as long as it is school appropriate and is 2 to 3 minutes long. Come prepared to show your talent and good luck to all of you with your auditions.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • Attention all campus climate members, our next meeting has been moved to Thursday, March 1st during lunch in IDC2. We will be planning our third quarter activity and making posters. Please arrive on time and ready to work. See Mr. Campbell for details.
  • Love to Sing?!  Davis High School Choral Audition Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir.  Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th Come, listen and find out more about each choir:
    • Advanced Treble Choir Recruitment Tea on February 21st at 4:00 pm; To receive event location, RSVP 530-309-5935.  http://davishighatc.wix.com/atc
    • The DHS Jazz Choir will present its Cabaret Concert "Journeys" on Saturday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall on the Davis Sr. High School campus.  www.jazzchoir.net
    • Madrigal Singers:  http://www.davismadrigals.com/ 

 

To apply, please go to any of the choir websites or https://tinyurl.com/y8zpk2n7

Pre-audition meeting, Wednesday, February 28th, 4 pm, in DHS Room P10.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1953, Molecular biologists Francis Crick and James Watson discovered the structure of the DNA molecule; today is the birthday of English actor Alan Rickman, perhaps most famous for playing Professor Severus Snape in the Harry Potter movies.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1
  • After School:
  • Sports
  • Hello potential Davis High School Football Stars. There will be a mandatory football players meeting at 12:20 today in the Tech Room. Grab your lunch as fast as you can get over there. Come meet your future coaches and get information about the Davis High Football Programs. All interested parties are invited to attend whether you have played football before or not. We are looking for people who want to be part of something special and who want to strive to be the best person, student, son/daughter, community member, athlete and student that they can be.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/21/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • On March 2nd, get ready to see some amazing talent at the yearly talent show displayed by students from Emerson and Da Vinci. If you want to participate, come to Mr. Lagunes’ room B2 after school tomorrow, Wednesday, February 21st. Any talent can be displayed as long as it is school appropriate and is 2 to 3 minutes long. Come prepared to show your talent and good luck to all of you with your auditions.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!   
  • Love to Sing?!  Davis High School Choral Audition Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir.  Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th Come, listen and find out more about each choir:
    • Advanced Treble Choir Recruitment Tea on February 21st at 4:00 pm; To receive event location, RSVP 530-309-5935.  http://davishighatc.wix.com/atc
    • The DHS Jazz Choir will present its Cabaret Concert "Journeys" on Saturday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall on the Davis Sr. High School campus.  www.jazzchoir.net
    • Madrigal Singers:  http://www.davismadrigals.com/ 

To apply, please go to any of the choir websites or https://tinyurl.com/y8zpk2n7

Pre-audition meeting, Wednesday, February 28th, 4 pm, in DHS Room P10.

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1962, astronaut John Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth, aboard the space vehicle Friendship 7; today is the birthday of actor Sidney Poitier (pwah-tee-ay), the first African American to win an Oscar for Best Actor (in 1963)

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sign Language in A3; Old Movies  will be watching Star Trek II: the Wrath of Khan in B8
  • After School:

Sports

  • Hello potential Davis High School Football Stars. There will be a mandatory football players meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 21st at 12:20 pm (that’s tomorrow). Come meet your future coaches and get information about the Davis High Football Programs. All interested parties are invited to attend whether you have played football before or not. We are looking for people who want to be part of something special and who want to strive to be the best person, student, son/daughter, community member, athlete and student that they can be.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/20/18




Audience: DVJH and DVHS

Join us at Da Vinci High School on Tuesday, February 20th from 7-8 pm to hear from current Da Vinci students and staff about project based learning and the unique culture of our school. This event is for both students and parents/guardians.

 

Sign up to attend at

 

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0848aeaf22a0fc1-davinci7

 

We look forward to seeing you on February 20th!

 

If you have questions, please call the Da Vinci office at 530.757.7154.

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Posted by: Deborah Martin
Published: 2/16/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • On March 2nd, get ready to see some amazing talent at the yearly talent show displayed by students from Emerson and Da Vinci. If you want to participate, come to Mr. Lagunes’ room B2 next Wednesday, February 21st. Any talent can be displayed as long as it is school appropriate and is 2 to 3 minutes long. Come prepared to show your talent and good luck to all of you with your auditions.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • Love to Sing?!  Davis High School Choral Audition Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir.  Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th Come, listen and find out more about each choir:
    • Advanced Treble Choir Recruitment Tea on February 21st at 4:00 pm; To receive event location, RSVP 530-309-5935.  http://davishighatc.wix.com/atc
    • The DHS Jazz Choir will present its Cabaret Concert "Journeys" on Saturday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall on the Davis Sr. High School campus.  www.jazzchoir.net
    • Madrigal Singers:  http://www.davismadrigals.com/ 

To apply, please go to any of the choir websites or https://tinyurl.com/y8zpk2n7

Pre-audition meeting, Wednesday, February 28th, 4 pm, in DHS Room P10.

 

 

This Day in History

On this day in in 600 CE, Pope Gregory the Great decreed that saying ‘God Bless You’ is the right thing to do when someone sneezes; today is the birthday of American rapper and actor Ice T.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden club in the IDC-1; Quiz bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech room; Mariachi Puente in the music room
  • Sports
  • Hello potential Davis High School Football Stars. There will be a mandatory football players meeting on next Wednesday, Feb. 21st at 12:20 pm. Come meet your future coaches and get information about the Davis High Football Programs. All interested parties are invited to attend whether you have played football before or not. We are looking for people who want to be part of something special and who want to strive to be the best person, student, son/daughter, community member, athlete and student that they can be.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

  • Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/16/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • On March 2nd, get ready to see some amazing talent at the yearly talent show displayed by students from Emerson and Da Vinci. If you want to participate, come to Mr. Lagunes’ room B2 on  Wednesday, February 21st. Any talent can be displayed as long as it is school appropriate and is 2 to 3 minutes long. Come prepared to show your talent and good luck to all of you with your auditions.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • If you are interested in learning more about the Emerson and Da Vinci Jazz Band, come to a mandatory meeting today, February 15th at lunch in the music room. Current Emerson/Da Vinci band members as well as guitar, bass, and piano players welcome. Musicians must have at least one year of experience on their instrument and be able to read music to join the group. See Ms. Tonus further details.
  • Love to Sing?!  Davis High School Choral Audition Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir.  Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th Come, listen and find out more about each choir:
    • Advanced Treble Choir Recruitment Tea on February 21st at 4:00 pm; To receive event location, RSVP 530-309-5935.  http://davishighatc.wix.com/atc
    • The DHS Jazz Choir will present its Cabaret Concert "Journeys" on Saturday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall on the Davis Sr. High School campus.  www.jazzchoir.net
    • Madrigal Singers:  http://www.davismadrigals.com/

To apply, please go to any of the choir websites or https://tinyurl.com/y8zpk2n7

Pre-audition meeting, Wednesday, February 28th, 4 pm, in DHS Room P10.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1950 Walt Disney’s film ‘Cinderella’ premiered in Boston; today is the birthday of Matt Groenig, creator of the Simpsons and Futurama

 

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch:Pokemon card club in IDC-1; Anime in B5; SAGA in B3; Tabletop Games in B2
  • After School: Art club in the art room

Sports

  • Hello potential Davis High School Football Stars. There will be a mandatory football players meeting on next Wednesday, Feb. 21st at 12:20 pm. Come meet your future coaches and get information about the Davis High Football Programs. All interested parties are invited to attend whether you have played football before or not. We are looking for people who want to be part of something special and who want to strive to be the best person, student, son/daughter, community member, athlete and student that they can be.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl  Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/15/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • If you are interested in learning more about the Emerson and Da Vinci Jazz Band, come to a mandatory meeting this Thursday, February 15th (tomorrow) at lunch in the music room. Current Emerson/Da Vinci band members as well as guitar, bass, and piano players welcome. Musicians must have at least one year of experience on their instrument and be able to read music to join the group. See Ms. Tonus further details.
  • Love to Sing?!  Davis High School Choral Audition Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir.  Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th Come, listen and find out more about each choir:

    • Advanced Treble Choir Recruitment Tea on February 21st at 4:00 pm; To receive event location, RSVP 530-309-5935.  http://davishighatc.wix.com/atc
    • The DHS Jazz Choir will present its Cabaret Concert "Journeys" on Saturday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall on the Davis Sr. High School campus.  www.jazzchoir.net
    • Madrigal Singers:  http://www.davismadrigals.com/

To apply, please go to any of the choir websites or https://tinyurl.com/y8zpk2n7

Pre-audition meeting, Wednesday, February 28th, 4 pm, in DHS Room P10.

 

This Day in History

On this day in 1899 and 1905 it was *cold*: the coldest day on record in Minden, Louisiana; Tallahassee, Florida; Pond, Arkansas; Lebanon, Kansas; and Warsaw, Missouri. Today is the birthday of American test pilot Chuck Yeager, the first human to fly faster than the speed of sound.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A7; Cooking club in IDC-1
  • After School: nothing after school

Sports

  • Hello potential Davis High School Football Stars. There will be a mandatory football players meeting on next Wednesday, Feb. 21st at 12:20 pm. Come meet your future coaches and get information about the Davis High Football Programs. All interested parties are invited to attend whether you have played football before or not. We are looking for people who want to be part of something special and who want to strive to be the best person, student, son/daughter, community member, athlete and student that they can be.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/14/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Happy second semester 2 from your Da Vinci and Emerson School Counselors! We hope you are enjoying your classes so far! If you are considering requesting to add/drop a class, please fill out a “request to see counselor” form in either office on campus by Today. Changes are not guaranteed, and will be made if space is available, after consulting adults in your life. Make an appointment with your School Counselor for more information.
  • Homeroom of the Week: This week’s Homeroom of the Week is Ms. Tonus’ Band class.  Ms. Tonus describes her homeroom as being boisterous, in a way that excites and energizes the musical experience.  What she likes best about teaching this class is that she can see her kids more than only one year and that she can go from serious to laughing on the floor with a snap of a finger. This class is currently working on their upcoming concert in March, and on mastering the three major scales. The most interesting thing they will work on this unit is combining a piece with the eighth and ninth graders called "Amber Moon". Thank you to Ms. Tonus and to her 4th period class for all that they do to contribute to the Emerson/Da Vinci campus.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • If you are interested in learning more about the Emerson and Da Vinci Jazz Band, come to a mandatory meeting this Thursday, February 15th at lunch in the music room. Current Emerson/Da Vinci band members as well as guitar, bass, and piano players welcome. Musicians must have at least one year of experience on their instrument and be able to read music to join the group. See Ms. Tonus further details.
  • Love to Sing?!  Davis High School Choral Audition: Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir. Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th  Come, listen and find out more about each choir:
    • Advanced Treble Choir Recruitment Tea on February 21st at 4:00 pm; To receive event location, RSVP 530-400-3599.  http://davishighatc.wix.com/atc
    • The DHS Jazz Choir will present its Cabaret Concert "Journeys" on Saturday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall on the Davis Sr. High School campus.  www.jazzchoir.net

This Day in History

On this day in 1899 and 1905 it was *cold*: the coldest day on record in Minden, Louisiana; Tallahassee, Florida; Pond, Arkansas; Lebanon, Kansas; and Warsaw, Missouri. Today is the birthday of American test pilot Chuck Yeager, the first human to fly faster than the speed of sound.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: READ in the library; Sing Language in A3; Old Movies in B8
  • After School: Music club in IDC-2 today

Sports

  • 7th and 8th grade boys interested in the upcoming soccer season: We will begin practicing on today on the soccer field behind the C-wing.  Remember your shin guards; you won’t be allowed to practice without them.  If you have questions see Coach Teves in A-6.
  • Attention 7th and 8th grade girls.  If you are interested in playing soccer for your school this spring, please come to the office and sign up.  Practice starts this week.  Prior to playing you must have your paperwork in to the office.   Thanks for being willing to share your time and talents with your school.  If you have any questions, please see Coach Jacobson in room A-4. 
  • Hello potential Davis High School Football Stars. There will be a mandatory football players meeting on Wednesday Feb. 21st at 12:20 pm. Come meet your future coaches and get information about the Davis High Football Programs. All interested parties are invited to attend whether you have played football before or not. We are looking for people who want to be part of something special and who want to strive to be the best person, student, son/daughter, community member, athlete and student that they can be.
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!
  • SAVE THE DATE! Annual Sports Physical Clinic: Saturday, June 2nd - 8:30am-12noon, Sutter Davis Family Practice, 2030 Sutter Pl 

Cost: $20, which benefits Davis High Athletics

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/13/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Happy second semester 2 from your Da Vinci and Emerson School Counselors! We hope you are enjoying your classes so far! If you are considering requesting to add/drop a class, please fill out a “request to see counselor” form in either office on campus by Tuesday. Changes are not guaranteed, and will be made if space is available, after consulting adults in your life. Make an appointment with your School Counselor for more information.
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Valentine’s Day Grams! Do you know someone that you think needs to know how special you think they are? Come to the IDC today and purchase a Valentine’s Day Gram, a nice note and a flower, that will be delivered to the person you choose next Wednesday, February 14th  during their 4th period class.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
  • Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • If you are interested in learning more about the Emerson and Da Vinci Jazz Band, come to a mandatory meeting on Thursday February 15th at lunch in the music room. Current Emerson/Da Vinci band members as well as guitar, bass, and piano players welcome. Musicians must have at least one year of experience on their instrument and be able to read music to join the group. See Ms. Tonus further details.
  • Love to Sing?!  Davis High School Choral Audition: Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir. Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9thCome, listen and find out more about each choir:
    • Advanced Treble Choir Recruitment Tea on February 21st at 4:00 pm; To receive event location, RSVP 530-400-3599.  http://davishighatc.wix.com/atc
    • The DHS Jazz Choir will present its Cabaret Concert "Journeys" on Saturday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall on the Davis Sr. High School campus.  www.jazzchoir.net

This Day in History

On this day in 1895, volleyball was invented by WG Morgan in Massachusetts; today is the birthday of English actor Tom Hiddleston, who plays Loki, the brother of Thor, in the Marvel cinematic universe.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: RISE and Garden club in IDC-1; Quiz Bowl in A6; Disney club in A4
  • After School: Dungeons and Dragons in the Tech Room; Mariachi Puente in the Music room (also on Sunday)

Sports

  • 7th and 8th grade boys interested in the upcoming soccer season: We will begin practicing on Tuesday Feb 13th on the soccer field behind the C-wing.  Remember your shin guards; you won’t be allowed to practice without them.  If you have questions see Coach Teves in A-6.
  • Attention 7th and 8th grade girls.  If you are interested in playing soccer for your school this spring, please come to the office and sign up.  Practice starts Next week.  Prior to playing you must have your paperwork in to the office.   Thanks for being willing to share your time and talents with your school.  If you have any questions, please see Coach Jacobson in room A-4. 
  • Davis High Girls Badminton tryouts will start at 3:45 in the North gym this Monday Feb. 12th. If you are interested in trying out you must have signed up on athleticclearance.com, received your clearance email, and provide this clearance to the coach on the day of tryouts. You can contact Coach McBurney via email @ Justin.mcburney@djusd.k12.ca.org
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Housemade tuna sandwich; Housemade Vegetable sandwich; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

 

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/9/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Happy second semester 2 from your Da Vinci and Emerson School Counselors! We hope you are enjoying your classes so far! If you are considering requesting to add/drop a class, please fill out a “request to see counselor” form in either office on campus by Tuesday. Changes are not guaranteed, and will be made if space is available, after consulting adults in your life. Make an appointment with your School Counselor for more information.
  • FOR INCOMING SOPHOMORE PARENTS (CLASS OF 2021)  The Davis Senior High School counseling staff cordially invites you to our Incoming Sophomore Parent Information Night at Brunelle Theater on Thursday (today), February 8, at 7pm.  We will be presenting a PowerPoint that will be shared with the 9th grade students at each junior high school the following week.  Counselors will be available to answer questions at the end of the presentation.  We hope to see you there!
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Valentine’s Day Grams! Do you know someone that you think needs to know how special you think they are? Come to the IDC this Thursday and Friday and purchase a Valentine’s Day Gram, a nice note and a flower, that will be delivered to the person you choose next Wednesday, February 14th (Valentine’s Day, duh) during their 4th period class.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm  Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • If you are interested in learning more about the Emerson and Da Vinci Jazz Band, come to a mandatory meeting on Thursday February 15th at lunch in the music room. Current Emerson/Da Vinci band members as well as guitar, bass, and piano players welcome. Musicians must have at least one year of experience on their instrument and be able to read music to join the group. See Ms. Tonus further details.
  • Love to Sing?!   Davis High School Choral Audition: Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir.
  • Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th  Come, listen and find out more about each choir:
    • Advanced Treble Choir Recruitment Tea on February 21st at 4:00 pm; To receive event location, RSVP 530-400-3599.  http://davishighatc.wix.com/atc
    • The DHS Jazz Choir will present its Cabaret Concert "Journeys" on Saturday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall on the Davis Sr. High School campus.  www.jazzchoir.net

This Day in History

On this day in 1941, the US Congress advised the president that Americans of Japanese descent should be put into prison camps so they wouldn’t oppose the war effort; today is the birthday of French author and ‘father of ‘science fiction’ Jules Verne. 

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Pokemon card club in IDC-1; Anime club in B5, SAGA in B3, tabletop games in B3
  • After School: Art club in the art room
  • Sports
  • 7th and 8th grade boys interested in the upcoming soccer season: Please sign up in the Emerson office.  There will be a short informational meeting TODAY during Lunch in room A-6.  Remember, a sports physical for this school year is required before you can practice.  We will begin practicing on Tuesday Feb 13th on the soccer field behind the C-wing.  Remember you shin guards you won’t be allowed to practice without them.  If you have questions see Coach Teves in A-6.
  • Attention 7th and 8th grade girls.  If you are interested in playing soccer for your school this spring, please come to the office and sign up.  Practice starts the week of February 12th.  Prior to playing you must have your paperwork in to the office.  Please plan on attending a brief player meeting on Thursday, February 8 at lunch in room A-4.  7th graders will meet at 12:20 and 8th graders will meet at 12:30.  Thanks for being willing to share your time and talents with your school.  If you have any questions, please see Coach Jacobson in room A-4. 
  • Davis High Girls Badminton tryouts will start at 3:45 in the North gym on Monday Feb. 12th. If you are interested in trying out you must have signed up on athleticclearance.com, received your clearance email, and provide this clearance to the coach on the day of tryouts. You can contact Coach McBurney via email @ Justin.mcburney@djusd.k12.ca.org
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni);

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Popcorn chicken and oven roasted potatoes
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade orange chicken with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: House made beef and cheesy nachos
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

more
Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/8/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Happy second semester 2 from your Da Vinci and Emerson School Counselors! We hope you are enjoying your classes so far! If you are considering requesting to add/drop a class, please fill out a “request to see counselor” form in either office on campus by February 13th. Changes are not guaranteed, and will be made if space is available, after consulting adults in your life. Make an appointment with your School Counselor for more information.
  • FOR INCOMING SOPHOMORE PARENTS (CLASS OF 2021) The Davis Senior High School counseling staff cordially invites you to our Incoming Sophomore Parent Information Night at Brunelle Theater on Thursday (tomorrow), February 8, at 7pm.  We will be presenting a PowerPoint that will be shared with the 9th grade students at each junior high school the following week.  Counselors will be available to answer questions at the end of the presentation.  We hope to see you there!
  • The Publications class’ January Newsletter is live! Find out about the resolutions some of your friends and teachers have made! Link: https://sites.google.com/a/djusdk12ca.org/emerson-da-vinci-newsletter/second-issue
  • Emerson/ Da Vinci’s Science Bowl team, led by returning captain Santiago McKenzie, returned with a trophy from the 24 team Northern CA. Regional competition in Livermore, CA. on Saturday. Winning their first 5 matches, Emerson made it into the final round. They beat their archrival Churchill of Sacramento for win number 6, but lost to the first and second place teams to finish third. First year Science Bowlers Ellie Bair, Jae Lee, Helena Young, and Austin Wilcox are also part of our winning team. Great job, Emerson/ DaVinci!
  • Valentine’s Day Grams! Do you know someone that you think needs to know how special you think they are? Come to the IDC this Thursday and Friday and purchase a Valentine’s Day Gram, a nice note and a flower, that will be delivered to the person you choose next Wednesday, February 14th (Valentine’s Day, duh) during their 4th period class.
  • After School Assistance Program (ASAP) Monday – Thursday, 3:30pm – 5:00pm Emerson and Da Vinci Students: Need some help with homework? Looking to do better on that next math test? Want some help with that essay? Come to the After School Assistance Program (ASAP)! We’ll have teachers and staff there to assist you with all of the above. With progress reports coming home soon, this is an opportunity to get some assistance and make a plan for success. ASAP is free and available to all students. Drop by ASAP and get the help you need!
  • If you are interested in learning more about the Emerson and Da Vinci Jazz Band, come to a mandatory meeting on Thursday February 15th at lunch in the music room. Current Emerson/Da Vinci band members as well as guitar, bass, and piano players welcome. Musicians must have at least one year of experience on their instrument and be able to read music to join the group. See Ms. Tonus further details.
  • Love to Sing?!  Davis High School Choral Audition: Come sing with the DHS auditioned choirs: the Madrigal Singers, Jazz Choir and Advanced Treble Choir.   Audition Application due MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26th.  Audition dates are March 5-9th  Come, listen and find out more about each choir:
    • Advanced Treble Choir Recruitment Tea on February 21st at 4:00 pm; To receive event location, RSVP 530-400-3599.  http://davishighatc.wix.com/atc
    • The DHS Jazz Choir will present its Cabaret Concert "Journeys" on Saturday, February 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Richard Brunelle Performance Hall on the Davis Sr. High School campus.  www.jazzchoir.net

This Day in History

On this day in 1940 Walt Disney’s second animated feature, Pinocchio, premiered; today is the birthday of American comedian and actor Chris Rock.

Events

Clubs

  • Lunch: Blockbuster Developers in the Tech Room; Student Newspaper in A8; Cooking Club in IDC-1
  • After School: nothing after school

Sports

  • 7th and 8th grade boys interested in the upcoming soccer season: Please sign up in the Emerson office.  There will be a short informational meeting on Thursday during Lunch in room A-6.  Remember, a sports physical for this school year is required before you can practice.  We will begin practicing on Tuesday Feb 13th on the soccer field behind the C-wing.  Remember you shin guards you won’t be allowed to practice without them.  If you have questions see Coach Teves in A-6.
  • Attention 7th and 8th grade girls.  If you are interested in playing soccer for your school this spring, please come be the office and sign up.  Practice starts the week of February 12th.  Prior to playing you must have your paperwork in to the office.  Please plan on attending a brief player meeting on Thursday, February 8 at lunch in room A-4.  7th graders will meet at 12:20 and 8th graders will meet at 12:30.  Thanks for being willing to share your time and talents with your school.  If you have any questions, please see Coach Jacobson in room A-4. 
  • Interested in the DHS Diving Team? If you plan to participate this spring, please contact Diving Coach Allie Autrey at arautrey@ucdavis.edu by Monday, Feb. 5. First day of practice will be Tuesday, February 20 at UCD Schaal Aquatic Center from 4-6pm. Practice will continue every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 4-6pm.
  • Davis High Girls Badminton tryouts will start at 3:45 in the North gym on Monday Feb. 12th. If you are interested in trying out you must have signed up on athleticclearance.com, received your clearance email, and provide this clearance to the coach on the day of tryouts. You can contact Coach McBurney via email @ Justin.mcburney@djusd.k12.ca.org
  • Blue Devil Spirit Wear! Royal blue or black hooded sweatshirts are available for $25; white or royal blue athletic socks are $12; royal blue cinch bags are $10. Available in the DHS Finance Office. Coming soon to the DHS webstore!
  • New this school year! DSHS Sports Passes! The Athletics Department is selling sports passes on the webstore on the DSHS website. Passes currently for sale:  All Sports Family Pass; All Sports Individual Pass; Freshman All Sports Pass. NOW AVAILABLE...basketball & soccer! Thank you for supporting DSHS Athletics! See you at the game!

 

Lunch Menu

Daily: Charbroiled style cheese burger w/ oven roasted potatoes; House made turkey or ham sandwich with chips; Spicy chicken sandwich with oven roasted potatoes; House made bean and cheese burrito; Big Daddy’s pizza (choice of cheese or pepperoni)

   

     Specials

  • Monday:  Spicy chicken tender with mashed potatoes and gravy
  • Tuesday: Housemade chicken burrito
  • Wednesday: Housemade chicken and teriyaki with brown rice and veggies
  • Thursday: Housemade chicken chipotle alfredo pasta
  • Friday: Turkey corn dog and oven roasted potatoes

Breakfast Menu

Daily: fruit juice or milk; fresh fruit, whole grain cereal and graham cracker; breakfast pizza; various breakfast sandwiches; pancakes and sausage; assorted muffins and scones

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Posted by: Diane Zablotsky
Published: 2/7/18




Audience: DVJH

New and Timely Information:

  • Homeroom of the Week  This week’s Homeroom of the Week is Ms. Highshoe’s Physical Education class. Ms. Highshoe describes her homeroom as being very high energy, super respectful and helpful. Overall, they are a group with a great work ethic.  What she likes best about teaching this class is the energy and personality of the students which mak