Reminder about SBAC testing:
We are back on the testing schedule this week. Juniors will be taking their ELA test this week. Seniors who do not have science will take the science test this week during their GAEL period. The testing schedule is here.
California Distinguished School Award
DHS was honored to be awarded to California Distinguished School distinction. This honor, given to 162 middle and high schools in the state, was based on our performance and progress on the state indicators as described on the California School Dashboard. Indicators include test scores, suspension rates, and graduation rates. Distinguished School award winners represent examples of not just excellent teaching, learning, and collaboration, but also highly successful school climate.
The Class of 2019 Senior Banquet will be at the historic Blackhawk Museum on Friday, May 10, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Seniors will enjoy an evening of food, entertainment and fun in the elegant Automotive Dining Room surrounded by one-of-a-kind classic cars. Senior Banquet is a long-standing DHS tradition to honor our Seniors and a favorite event of past graduates. 2019 Seniors won't want to miss it! LAST DAY FOR BANQUET TICKET SALES IS APRIL 19!!! Cost: $90.00.
Buy your tickets here: Senior Banquet
Teacher Appreciation Day is May 1st at DHS. Let us celebrate our staff and teachers by setting up a wonderful luncheon for them.
We are hoping for some donations. Please take a look at the Class level Sign-ups:
DHS Colorguard Meeting
All students, new and returning Colorguard members and parents are invited to a meeting on April 18th at 7 pm at the DHS Band room. For more information, please click here.
Dublin Integrity in Action Fundraiser
Join Dublin Integrity in Action's Pieology fundraiser on April 16 & 17 from 11AM - 9PM. 20% of the proceeds will be donated to Dublin Integrity in Action when you bring this flyer or show it on your phone. DUSD Staff will be pressing dough, serving pizza and boxing up take out orders from 4:00-8:00!
The fundraiser will benefit Dublin Unified School District's Integrity In Action Character Education Program.
Survey from DHS Administration
We have had very few parents fill out the Parent Survey. Would love to get more input from our community. DHS Parent Survey 2019
Dublin High School Site Council Nomination Forms:
We are looking for two parent representatives on School Site Council. Any interested parent can fill this out. You must have a student enrolled at DHS during the 2019-2020 school year to run. 2019-2020 DHS School Site Council Statement of Candidacy
DUSD Summer School Information
DUSD summer school information for remediation and credit recovery can be found here.
Want to join the PFSO?
We are looking for PFSO Treasurer and Chair for Fireworks for the year 2019-2020.
Here are the job descriptions:
a. Shall collect, receive and disburse money when authorized by PFSO.
b. Shall keep an accurate record of receipts and disbursements.
c. Shall render regular reports.
d. Shall pay out all money with a check that has been countersigned by
President, Vice President or Secretary. Relatives may not countersign
e. Shall prepare an end of the year statement.
f. Shall handle any State of Federal tax returns. This may entail an outside
Fireworks Booth program manager
a. Skills: attention to detail; follow through; persistence; judgement; working with all levels of workers and management
b. Experience with vendors and city personnel a plus
c. Daily responsibility:
c1. Set up of booth, generator, stock management, restock through discussions with delivery vendor
c2. Train all personnel in use of square store, money handling, credit transactions. Shift management at transitions.
c3. Bring change for cash transactions
c4. Ice chest/ice/water stock
c5. Close booth nightly
c6. Volunteer coordination
c7. Sign up management
d1. Obtain RV and staff
d2. Delivery of storage, fireworks
d3. Pick up of fireworks and storage
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
Letter from Prinicpal Byrne about Testing
Click here for the link to the letter.
Class of 2019 Grad Night Celebration
Celebrate Safe and Sober Grad Night with the Class of 2019 at Umigo Racing in Livermore, May 31 @ 10 p.m. to June 1 @ 5 a.m. There will be all-night Go-Kart racing, DJs, food trucks, and a bunch of surprise activities to make it a fun night to remember for our Seniors! They won't want to miss this final opportunity to celebrate their graduation with the amazing DHS Class of 2019! Cost: $100.00.
Buy your tickets here: https://squareup.com/market/dhspfso/item/grad-night
Senior Ball 2019
DHS Senior Ball will be on Saturday, May 4th, 2019 from 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM at Crow Canyon Country Club in Danville, CA.
Each student and parent MUST sign a dance contract before purchasing a ticket. One dance contact per DHS student.
March 25th - 27th, 2019
DHS Seniors Only: $130.00
There are a limited number of tickets left, so make sure to buy yours ASAP!
The last day to purchase a ticket is March 27th!
Students who are in good standing may turn in this completed form directly to Student Activities with payment during ticket sales only.
Senior Ball Dance Contract
Class of 2020
Here are the final details for prom:
Date: Saturday April 13th
Location: Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, Building B
Enter through gate 8 off of Valley Ave
Time: Doors open at 6pm for check in. Students will need to bring their student ID to get in the dance. Dance is from 7-11
Mini Slider Bar
Pictures at Heritage Park starting at 4:30pm
A photographer will be at the dance to take candid photos of the kids. They will also have a photo booth.
Did you know that every time you shop using Amazon Smile, you can help the students at Dublin High? If you have not already designated a charity, please do so today.
How do I select a charitable organization to support when shopping on AmazonSmile?
On your first visit to AmazonSmile smile.amazon.com, you need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. We will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
When you select a charity, search for:
in Dublin, CA (we should show first in the search results), then click the Select button. Now all of your qualifying purchases will result in a donation!
You can register your frequently used cards and donate every time you make a purchase, with additional bonus donations for using your cards at specific merchants. Go to eScrip HERE and set up an account, or sign in to your existing account and make sure Dublin High PFSO is one of the three nonprofits listed.
Class of 2020 Movie Ticket Fundraiser
Please find more information here.
Thank you to all the parents, faculty, students and staff who worked so hard to ensure Homecoming 2017 was a HUGE success. It was a great week to be a Gael. Please enjoy this slideshow of images from the various events. Thank you to Heather Whiting for capturing these amazing pictures.
2019 Homecoming Pictures!!
DAILY BULLETIN: The Daily Bulletin link has been added to the Dublin High School website (www.dublin.k12.ca.us/dhs). This is a great tool to use when your student has missed school and needs to know what is happening on campus OR for you parents who want to stay in "the know." The Daily Bulletin is the morning announcement which reminds students of important deadlines, club meetings, and events that are coming up. You can find the link on the front page, right side of the Dublin High School website (see picture)..
Ms. Beck, Student Activities and Leadership Director at DHS is providing a great way for students, parents and faculty to receive updates throughout the school year on everything Dublin High. Text @Dub411 to 81010 to receive text messages. This is the best way to know what's going on (events, times, dates, dress up days, etc.).