If you came to dMHS last week, you may have noticed new security procedures have been put in place. When you buzz at the front entrance, you will be asked “May I help you?” Please don’t take offense; staff will ask that question regardless of how many times you’ve been at school. Just state your … Read moreNew Security Procedures from Vicky Lete
Seniors will be learning more about a graduation requirement – Senior Defense – during Crimson Hour on Tuesday, October 30. The purpose of the Defense will be explained, and a rubric will be provided. For those Seniors who would like to get this requirement fulfilled quickly, the first opportunity to conduct the Senior Defense will … Read moreWhat is the Senior Defense for Backpack of Success Skills?
The list of questions provided by the Guidance Counselors to use at this week’s College Fair was pretty great. This list will be available in the CCC, but use it to inspire your own questions for college reps (the student who raised their hand first might take your question 😊). For more inspiration, see these … Read moreQuestions for College Rep visits at the CCC
The first Crimson Hour for this academic year will be Friday, September 14. Crimson Hour is a free hour in which students choose how to spend their time. Use the hour to have lunch and meet with a project team, make up a test, do a club meeting, study or nap. You’re responsible students; you … Read moreCrimson Hour Friday
Seniors, some top scholarships have fast-approaching deadlines: Wells Scholars Program at Indiana University – Monday, 9/10 Robertson Scholars Program at Duke and UNC – Chapel Hill – Monday, 9/10 Jefferson Scholars – University of Virginia – 10/10 Application materials for these extraordinary scholarships must be provided to Mr. Robinson by 2:30 on the due date … Read moreSENIORS: Deadlines Soon for Some Great Scholarships
duPont Manual/YPAS Parents, Welcome to the start of the 2018-19 school year. My name is Kirk Lattimore and I am the interim principal at duPont Manual/YPAS. During this time of transition to new leadership, I want to assure you that the school is off to a great start and the traditions of excellence and high … Read moreWelcome Back Note from Mr. Lattimore
Welcome new staff members: Kirk Lattimore – acting principal Bryana Dublin – long term sub for Mr. Richards Julie Evans – Musical Theater Dennis Kuo – Science Decia Levier- office clerk Laura Mucker – ECE Instructional Assistant Jasmine Romans – building assessment coordinator Emily Sales – English Jacqueline Scoones – English Mary Lou Whitfield – … Read moreSo Many New Faces at dMHS!
The Principal Selection Process is on track with its timetable: a slate of candidates has been reviewed, parents have provided feedback via a survey, and a Community meeting was held August 9. Candidate interviews are in process, and a decision regarding the final 2 candidates will be made by Monday afternoon, August 27, so that … Read morePrincipal Selection Process on Schedule