Wednesday December 9, 2015

posted Dec 8, 2015, 2:39 PM by Niki Talley   [ updated Dec 8, 2015, 3:07 PM ]

Lunch Today: BBQ Pork Sandwiches, Veggie Bar, Milk

Notices & Reminders:

  • Student blankets are beginning to interrupt the learning process in the classrooms.  Students are welcome to use blankets before school, at lunch, and after school. Please do not bring blankets to the classrooms during class time.  If you bring a blanket to class your teacher will ask you to put it in your locker. 
  • Students!  Starting Monday, breakfast will close at 8:15.  When the warning bell rings, breakfast is closed.  Please come to school a little early to insure you get breakfast.  Thanks!

  • There is an outdoor mentor opportunity for a couple of high school students to mentor JH students from the Bitterroot Valley through the BEAR program.  This includes backpacking, skiing, and climbing trips with the BEAR staff.  Those interested can earn volunteer hours and help a younger student. See Mr. Kohn for an application.

  • The following list of football players still need to turn in equipment: Dylan Schlapman - Everything, Garrett Odlin - Everything, Forrest Anderson- Everthing, Iziaiha McLane - Game Bag and Game Pants, Andy Smith - Practice Pants, Kye McColluam- Game Belt, Trevor Brewer -  Home & Away Jerseys. Please turn them into Mr. McCrossin before the end of the week.

  • Sophomores!  If you are interested in attending HOBY (the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar) get an application from Mr. Dufresne as soon as possible.  Application deadline is December 11th.

  • The Bitterroot Red Sox baseball team will have sign-ups today from 6 to 8 PM at the Hamilton fire hall.

  • There will be a free pizza lunch for the students and staff that are mentoring a student as part of the mentor program today during your lunch period.  This is a thank you for your volunteer time in helping a student.

  • The December 12th ACT test is next week.  Mr. Rennaker and Mrs. Burdette are offering free ACT Prep.  Wednesday Mrs. Burdette will offer English/Reading/Writing prep at 7:30 & Thursday Mr, Rennaker will offer math prep at 7:30 am.  This is open to any 8-12 student that is planning on taking the ACT.

Today’s Events:

  • ACT English Test Prep at 7:30am with Mrs. Burdette

  • Student/Mentor Luncheon (11:00-12:15)

  • Basketball Team/Individual Pictures at 3:45pm

  • Girls Basketball Practice at 2:45pm

  • Boys Basketball Practice at 4:45pm

Future Event:

Thursday – December 10th  

  • ACT Math Test Prep at 7:30am with Mr. Rennaker

  • ASVAB interpretation (Juniors only)  11:30-12:00

  • HOSA Meeting Thursday Dec 10th- 12:20 in the Library

  • Boys Basketball Practice at 3:45pm

  • Girls Basketball Practice at 5:15pm

Friday – December 11th

  • HS Basketball vs Victor  (In Victor) - JV Boys, JV Girls, Var. Boys, Var. Girls - 2:30pm Start

Saturday – December 12th   

  • ACT Testing Date

  • Junior High Boys Basketball vs Valley Christian (in Missoula) 10:00am Start

  • HS Basketball vs Lincoln (in Darby) - 2:30pm Start

December 15th: Elementary Christmas Concert

December 16th: Middle School/High School Christmas Concert

December 22nd: End of Second Quarter and 1st Semester

December 23rd – January 4th: Christmas Break

Darby Tigers are positive, respectful, responsible, safe, and they graduate.