REMINDER: 2017 Parent/Student Meeting Monday, May 2

Class of 2017 Student-Parent Meeting

What to expect in Senior Year and

Navigating the College Application Process

WHEN: Monday, May 2nd

TIME: 7:00 PM, doors open 6:30 PM

WHERE: Cafeteria, Enter through Door C

Believe it or not, it is time for our Juniors and their parents to take part in a Senior Year and College Application briefing !  We are requesting that all students and at least one parent attend this important meeting. We will be covering the following topics;

Applying to colleges:

  • Application process overview
  • How to request teacher recommendations
  • How to request transcripts for applications
  • Searching for and applying for scholarships
  • Financial Aid
  • GPA Calculations, Rankings, etc.

Senior Year

  • The “Senior Experience”
  • Senior Retreat
  • Senior Trip
  • Senior Previledges
  • Graduation Requirement fulfillment
  • Graduation events and planning details
  • All other things “Senior”

Don’t miss it!

Vote Now for DCHS Students in Art Competition

Eight DCHS students entered the Congressional Art Competition for District 1. Three of those students; Haley Sledge, Emily Golich, and Alexis Jansen are now up in the top 20!!! You can help propel them to the top four by voting for them online.  Voting is now open and will close on Friday at 12 PM.  Only one vote per email will be counted but you may vote with as many different emails that you have.

The top 20 pieces selected are now available for voting on the website at

Here are our students and the number for their work.

#3       Emily Golich – Contrasting Shadows

#17     Hayley Sledge- Still Standing Strong

#20     Alexis Jansen – Wolf