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Daily Bulletin Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018


Thought for Today: "Find people who will make you better." Michelle Obama


This Day in History: 1919 - The 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which prohibited the sale or transportation of alcoholic beverages, was ratified. It was later repealed by the 21st Amendment.






Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday








8:30 AM

9:20 AM

Nutrition Break

9:20 AM

9:26 AM


9:30 AM

10:20 AM


10:24 AM

11:14 AM


11:18 AM

12:08 PM


12:08 PM

12:43 PM


12:47 PM

1:37 PM


1:41 PM

2:31 PM


2:35 PM

3:25 PM



EVENTS FOR TODAY:             No Name Calling Week

Games Club in L-67

Harper 8th Grade Basketball @ CA Jacobs – Girls dismissed at 2:55pm

Snowboard Team – All day dismissal

Frosh Girls Basketball – 2:45pm dismissal

JV Girls Soccer – 2:30pm dismissal







Did you know that 32% of LGBTQ students have missed at least one day of school because they did not feel safe?  This week is No-Name Calling Week and you can help Harper’s Gender and Sexualities Alliance commit to kindness and stop the use of hurtful language by joining in H-53 at lunch tomorrow for a screening of the documentary “Bullied”.


Semester 2 Classes- Hey Harper! If you are thinking about a schedule change for semester 2, please see Mrs. Simon-Carlson in the Counseling Office by the end of next week. Changes to your schedules will be granted on a case by case basis only.


7th and 8th Boys and Girls Soccer: There will be a meeting for anyone planning on playing soccer for Harper next season on Friday, January 19 during lunch in room J-56.  Grab your lunch and then head on over.  The meeting will begin at 12:15.  Please note that the first practice will be held on February 12.  All required paperwork is due prior to that date to participate.


Freshman Track and Field: If you are interested in joining the track and field team at Davis Senior High School, there will be an informational meeting for athletes and parents on Tuesday, January 16 at 6pm in the DHS library.  We will discuss the upcoming season, how to join, how to order uniforms, the team expectations, etc.  Coach Elliott will be there to answer your questions about the program.




Community News




Academic Talent Search: Are you interested in getting a taste of the college experience? Academic Talent Search (ATS) offers 4th-9th graders (grade level as of Jan. 1, 2018) exciting summer courses at Sacramento State that you pick for yourself! Choose from classes like All the World’s a Stage, Algebra 1, LEGO Robotics, Neuropsychology, Video Game Development, and many others. At ATS, you can spend your summer doing what you love, take classes on a university campus, and make new friends who share your interests and passion for learning!


To join these interactive and hands-on classes, you need to take the ATS Qualifying Exam. The test only takes an hour and there is no pass or fail, so there is no need to stress! You MUST take the test to apply for classes, but you do not have to apply if you change your mind. The Qualifying Exam will be offered at Harper on February 14th


For more information, please contact Jennifer Mullin at jmullin@djud.net. Additional details and financial aid information can be found on the ATS website at http://www.csus.edu/coe/ats/.





Jazz Choir Cabaret - February 10, 11 & 17

Enjoy a great dinner and jazz at the 30th annual DHS Jazz Choir Cabaret - the choir’s most elaborate production and largest celebration of the year. Dinner shows will be held Saturday, Feb. 10 and Sunday, Feb 11 at Emerson Junior High. A final show-only performance will be held on Saturday, Feb 17 at the DHS Brunelle theater. Visit jazzchoir.net for show details and to buy your tickets. This event is a great way to introduce your students to the DHS performing arts!




Dear Community Members,

We are in need of individuals to volunteer on our Career Day, Thursday, February 15th

We ask that you come to campus at 9:45 for a light breakfast and be willing to stay until noon. You can forward this email to interested parties and ask that they sign up through the link below. More information will be provided to volunteers as the date approaches. 


Other FAQ about Career Day:
What should I discuss with students?
Here are possible topics: an explanation of your job, typical work day, the work environment, education/training needed to pursue this career, salary range, your interest in this field, an interesting story or experience related to your work.

 How long should I present?
You will be part of a panel of adults (generally 2-3 total) and will each have approximately 7-10 minutes to present. There will also be time for Q & A.

 Will I be able to use PowerPoint or other tech?
Yes, many presenters in the past have brought a flash drive to campus with a presentation to show students. Please let me know if you need any special accommodations (

 You can always forward any other questions to: ngallaudet@djusd.net or phassan@djusd.net

Thank you,

Nick Gallaudet and Pernia Hassan


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January 12   North Bay Honor Band - All Day (10)

January 12-19  Culminating Exams & Projects


January 19   Quarter 2 Ends / First Semester Ends        

January 20   Harmony in Our Lives Choral Concert


                    Quarter 2 / First Semester Grades Due

January 23   Second Semester Begins

January 30   7th grade Band w/Elementary Band Concert 7:00pm Brunelle Hall   

January 29-February 2 Spirit Week



January 29-February 2 Spirit Week

February 1    Electives Road Show 2:45pm-3:25pm

February 2    Rally Schedule

                    Harper Dance 7:30pm-9:30pm

February 8    DSHS Incoming 10th Grade Parent Night (DSHS Brunelle)

February 8    Site Council 8:30-10 AM (A3)


February 12-16   Kindness Week

February 13  7th and 8th Grade Soccer Begins

                    PTO Meeting 7:00pm (Library)

February 14  Advisory Schedule

February 15  Advisory Schedule

                    Career Day 9:30 – 8th Graders Only

ELAC Family Night 5:00PM-8:00PM (Library)

February 16  DaVinci Road Show 9th Only – MPR

                    DSHS 9th Grade


February 21  Band Sweet Notes Rehearsal 6:00pm

February 22  DSHS Open House

February 23  Sweet Notes 6:00pm – Sanchez (MPR) Required for 7th Graders

                    Quarter 3 Progress Reports

Posted by: Marjorie Britton Published:1/12/18
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