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AP English III gets Scarred with Letters

AP English III gets Scarred with Letters

submitted by Shanna McCracken, English Teacher

October 9, 2013


Filed under Academics, Showcase, Video

During the first 6 weeks of school, The Advanced Placement English III classes read and analyzed The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne, a classic American novel. Their focus of study involved not only the journey of Hester Prynne, the Puritan woman ostracized from her community and forced to wea...

Clegg receives DISD Showcase Classroom Award

Clegg receives DISD Showcase Classroom Award

October 9, 2013


Filed under Academics, Showcase

Last week, Mrs. Patricia Clegg's 6th period World Geography class was visited by the District Vertical Alignment Team. The team was very impressed by Mrs. Clegg's class and all the hard work that is going into making this year a success. Mrs. Clegg was presented with a DISD Showcase Classroom Award by...

Engineering Math Class Weighs In

Engineering Math Class Weighs In

submitted by Kevin Belanger, Engineering Math Teacher

October 8, 2013


Filed under Academics, Showcase, Video

Mr. Belanger’s inaugural Engineering Math class at Dayton High School capped off the first six weeks with an official weigh-in for their Bridge Building projects on Oct. 7.  The class studied the features of several structural components including material stress & strain, compression & suspension, beams & trusses, and critical loads on columns...

FFA Welding Contest at Lamar University

FFA Welding Contest at Lamar University

June Crownover, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2013


Filed under Academics

Dayton FFA members went to Lamar University for a welding contest on Wednesday October 2. The competition had a big turn out with over 200 students that competed at the University.  Although nobody placed Roger Cox and Murphy Green won hard hats as a door prize. "The best part of going to competition...

New AP Art Course Available for Students

New AP Art Course Available for Students

Haley Shaw, Editorial Editor

October 2, 2013


Filed under Academics

This school year an AP Studio Art 2-Dimensional Design class has been offered to students who show high quality talent in their artwork. Unlike other AP Courses, there is not a cumulative test in May, but students are instead required to send in a 24-piece portfolio to the AP Board where it will be graded...

Student of the week Brandon Sowell

Student of the week Brandon Sowell

September 24, 2013


Filed under Academics

Brandon Sowell a ninth grader at DHS was nominated for the week of September 23-27 by Mr. Koon his Algebra teacher.

Student of the week Hannah Duffell

Student of the week Hannah Duffell

September 24, 2013


Filed under Academics

Hannah Duffell is currently a ninth grader at DHS and was nominated by Mrs. Brown her World Geography teacher for the week of September 23-27.

Teacher of the week Ms. Brandis Willis

Teacher of the week Ms. Brandis Willis

September 24, 2013


Filed under Academics

Teacher of the week for September 23-27 is Ms. Brandis Willis.

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