DES Husky Hustle ~ May 7

The annual Husky Hustle walk will take place from 12:45 – 1:45.
Families are welcome to attend.

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DHS Spring Concert ~ May 5

7:00 pm in the small gym

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School Sports May 5 – 9

5 – DES Wrestling – NO WRESTLING TODAY

6 – DHS Softball, 6pm, Delta at Eielson, Location: S. Davis 2

6 – DHS Softball, 7:45pm Delta at Eielson, Location: S. Davis 2

7 – DES Wrestling, 3:30 – 5pm, Location: Delta High School

8 & 9 – DHS Track & Field, TBA, Anchorage Invite Lathrop, Host/Location: Dimond/Dimond

8 – DHS Track & Field, 3:30pm, Field Events, Host/Location: Eielson & Lathrop/Lathrop

9 – DHS Track & Field, 11am, Track Events, Host/Location: Eielson & Lathrop/Lathrop

9 – DHS Baseball, 12:30, Delta JV/Lathrop JV, Location: Delta

9 – DHS Baseball, 3:30, Delta/Lathrop, Location: Delta

9 – DES Wrestling, Take Down Tournament, 9am – 2pm, Location: Delta High School

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School Sports May 1 & 2

1 – DHS Track & Field, 3:30pm, Field Events Host/Location: Lathrop

1 – DHS Baseball, 4:00, Delta JV/West Valley JV, Location: Marlin

1 – DHS Baseball, 6:30, Delta/West Valley, Location: Marlin

2 – DHS Baseball, 12pm, Delta JV/North Pole, Location: Newby

2 – DHS Baseball, 2:30, Delta/ North Pole, Location: Newby

2 – DHS Track & Field, 12:30pm, Track Events Host/Location: Lathrop

2 – DHS Softball, 1pm North Pole at Delta, Location: Delta

2 – DHS Softball, 2:45pm, North Pole at Delta (NC), Location: Delta

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What’s for Lunch in May

There will be two menus posted for the school district this month.
Click on the name of the school to print out the menu:

Delta Elementary/Fort Greely School

Delta High School

The lunch menus will also be added daily to the Delta News Web page in the school blogger.

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DES Science Fair Planetarium ~ Apr 29

UAF will have a planetarium set up for Science Night at DES from 6 until 7:30. Each class will visit on the 30th

Who: All Delta School Family Scientists

What: The University of Alaska Fairbanks will be bringing the planetarium and teaching us more about the Aurora Borealis!

Plus…Special Guest Photographer Sebastian Saarloos and Guest Author Barbara Parker!

Why: We will learn how the Aurora happens, dig for worms, investigate how germs spread, look at skulls and hides, view classroom pets, discover what is in the soil, and many other fun and exciting activities.

When: April 29 from 6:00 – 7:30pm

Where: Delta Elementary School Gym

We look forward to seeing you there!

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DES Assembly ~ Apr 28

10:30am

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School Sports April 24 – 29

24 – DHS Baseball, 4pm, Monroe JV/Delta JV, Location: Delta
24 – DHS Baseball, 6:30pm, Monroe /Delta, Location: Delta

25 – DHS Baseball, 10:30pm, North Pole JV/Delta JV, Location: Delta
25 – DHS Baseball, 1:30pm, North Pole/Delta, Location: Delta

27 – DHS Baseball, 4:00, Hutchinson JV/Delta JV*, Location: Delta
27 – DHS Baseball, 6:30, Hutchinson JV/Delta JV*, Location: Delta

29 – DHS Baseball, 4:00, Lathrop JV/Delta JV, Location: Delta
29 – DHS Baseball, 6:30, Lathrop/Delta Location: Delta

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Extracurricular Activity coach/sponsor Position Openings for the 2015-2016 School Year

The Delta/Greely School District announces the following extracurricular activity coach/sponsor position openings for the 2015-2016 school year.  Salary will be in accordance with provisions in Section 115, Student Extracurricular Activity, of the Professional Negotiated Agreement.

*Note:  All 9-12 Varsity Coach Positions require coach’s certification as prescribed by Alaska School Activities Association.

Fort Greely School:
Cross Country – Volleyball – Girls Basketball – Boys Basketball – Band and Choir – Track – Activity Director – Math Counts – Student Council – Yearbook – National Jr. Honor Society – Wrestling – Battle of the Books

Delta High School:
Soccer –  Cross Country  – Volleyball (V and JV) – Boys Basketball (V and JV)   – Girls Basketball (V and JV) – Hockey  – Track and Field  – Activity Director – Freshman Class Sponsor – Sophomore Class Sponsor  – Junior Class Sponsor – 2   – Senior Class Sponsor     – Student Council – BPA – Yearbook – Rifle – Band and Choir – Academic Decathlon – Softball – Baseball – Wrestling – National Honor Society – Radio – Cheerleading Fall

Please complete an online application at dgsd.us (under employment) and submit a letter of interest to Terry Detzel (tdetzel@dgsd.us) for a DHS activity or Patti Carson (pcarson@dgsd.us) for a FGS activity.

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DES Kindergarten Round Up May 1

Kindergarten Round Up will be held May 1st from 1:45 until 2:45

Who: Any child who will turn 5 years old before September 1, 2015.

What: Children can visit the classroom and ride the school bus.

When: Friday, May 1st at 1:45pm at the Delta Elementary School.

Please bring your child’s Birth Certificate and shot records to get the registration process started!

Any questions, call the office at 895-4696.

 

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School Sports April 25 – 29

25 – DHS Track & Field, 11am, “B” Mini Meet, Field Events and Running Events, Host/Location: Monroe/North Pole
“B” Mini Meet = 11 am-Discus, Triple Jump, High Jump, 300m H, 4x100m Relay, 800m, 200m, 3200m,
4x400m Relay (unlimited entries per school per event and unofficial hand timing)

29 – DHS Softball, 6pm, Delta at Lathrop JV, Location: S. Davis 2

29 – DHS Softball, 7:45pm, Delta at Lathrop JV, Location: S. Davis 2

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Junior/Senior Prom ~ Apr 25

Location: Ft. Greely CAC
(“A Black Tie Affair” theme)

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Policy Committee Meeting ~ Apr 21

Delta/Greely School District

Location: Delta/Greely Board of Education Conference Room District Office
Time: 5pm

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Delta/Greely School Board Business Meeting ~ Apr 23

Thursday, April 23,2015
Delta/Greely School Board Business Meeting
Proposed AGENDA Delta/Greely School Board TIME: 5:30 PM
PLACE: School Board Conference Room

BOARD MEMBERS: Richard Mauer, President
Eileen Herman,Vice President
Dana Mock,Treasurer
Rebecca Wilburn,Clerk
Flower Cole
Barbara Parker
Eileen Williams
Donvin Prasad, Student Representative
LTC Brian A. Speas, Military Representative

A. Call to Order
B. Roll Call
C. Pledge of  Allegiance
D. Establishment of Quorum
E. Presentation
1. Delta High School – Counseling Program

F. Public Comment
1. Board Policy 9323

G. Adoption of  Agenda
1. Adoption  of Agenda – All items on the Consent Agenda are approved  at the adoption  of the agenda.
2. Reading of the Board Mission Statement – The Delta/Greely School District  provides  each student  with opportunities to become a responsible  and productive member  of society.

H. Consent Agenda
1. Approve Minutes from March 19, 2015 School Board Meeting

I.Correspondence to and  from the Board
1. Financial Report

K. Information Items
1. Superintendent’s Report
2. Assistant Superintendent’s Report
3. President’s Report
4. Military  Representative Report
5. Student  Representative Report
6. Principals’ Report

L. Action Items
1. Approve Teacher Contracts
2. Approve 2015-2016 Board Goals
3. Adopt Certificated Personnel Evaluation  System

M. Discussion of Future Meetings
1. School Board Work Session May 7, 2015
2. School Board Business Meeting May 21, 2015

N. Public Comment
0. Comments from the Board
P. Adjournment

Board Goals for 2014-2015

1. The Board will improve communication.
a. Media {internet,radio,newspaper,public forum)
b. Staff,administration,community members,businesses and self
c.Board self assessment more than 1 time a year
d. Consistent response messages: ie… board goals,chain of command
e. School presence

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DHS Booster Club Trailblazer nomination deadline extended to April 27

Do you know an elder who has been actively involved in supporting the students & school community of Delta Junction?

Recognize their contribution by submitting their name and a short summary of why you feel they are deserving of this recognition to the DHS office or email the information to dhsboosterclub@gmail.com

Recognized elders will have their pictures and a plaque added to the Trailblazers wall in the DHS Senior Lobby. They will also be honored at an assembly at the high school on May 11. Nomination deadline extended to April 27th!

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School Sports April 17 & 18

17 – DHS Track & Field, TBA, Pro/Whit Championships Lathrop, Host/Location: Anchorage

18 - DHS Track & Field, TBA, Pro/Whit Championships Lathrop, Host/Location: Anchorage

18 – DHS Track & Field, 11am, “A” Mini Meet, Field Events and Running Events, Host/Location: North Pole
“A” Mini Meet = 11 am-Shot Put, Long Jump, High Jump, 11 am-110m H/100m H, 4x200m Relay, 1600m,
100m, 400m, 4x800m Relay (unlimited entries per school per event and unofficial hand timing)

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Aurora Music Fest & Live Streaming ~ Apr 16 – 18

Watch live at live.auroramusicfest.com

Thursday, April 16
7 – 8pm
Opening Concert
Selections presented by the various schools attending

 Friday, April 17
7 – 8pm
Judges Choice Concert
A presentation of the best performances during the Solo & Ensemble adjudications

Saturday, April 18
3 – 5pm
Final Concert
Performances by mass band and choir as well as selections from the honors groups

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DHS ACT test ~ Apr 18

8:00 am in the Career Advancement Center

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DHS Juniors Career Exploration Tour ~ Apr 14

Location: Ft. Greely CAC
Time: 9:00 am – lunch.

Career tour of 4 industries on Ft. Greely
– Military
– Human Resources
– Emergency Services/Medical
– Construction Trades/Maintenance

Breakfast will be provided by Ft. Greely MWR/CYSS

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DHS Senior Workshop ~ Apr 14

Location: DHS Career Advancement Center
Time: 8:30 am – lunch

Senior Year Wrap-Up–This will give students an opportunity to wrap up their post secondary plans, including calling college advisors, registering for classes, go over financial aid packages, filling out scholarships, etc.

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DES Book Fair ~ Apr 13 – 15

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Parent Teacher Conferences ~ Apr 14 – 16

Delta High School
April 14: Parent/Teacher Conferences 4:00 – 7:00 pm
April 15: Parent/Teacher Conferences 2:30 – 5:00 pm
April 16: Parent/Teacher Conferences 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Delta Elementary School
April 15: Parent/Teacher Conferences  2:30 to 6pm
April 16: Parent/Teacher Conferences 8:15am – 6pm
Book Fair

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School Sports April 10 & 11

10 – DHS Track & Field, TBA, Big “C” Relays Lathrop, Host/Location: Anchorage/Dome

11 – DHS Track & Field, TBA, Big “C” Relays Lathrop, Host/Location: Anchorage/Dome

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DHS Juniors Post Secondary Planning Night ~ Apr 8

DHS Juniors Post Secondary Planning Night @ the DHS Career Advancement Center from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

Juniors & parents will learn about all post secondary options & pathways to get there, also looking over what’s ahead for senior year!

Dinner will be provided.

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DHS ELA AMP State Testing ~ Apr 7

DHS ELA AMP State Testing 9th & 10th grade

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DHS Junior Post Secondary planning & activities ~ Apr 7

DHS Junior Post Secondary planning & activities with Kurt Simonsen (our distance college & career guide) at the DHS small gym 8:30 am – lunch

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DHS Senior Career Day ~ Apr 7

DHS Senior Career Day @ Ft. Greely CAC  8:45 am – 3:00 pm.

Topics will include budgeting, financial awareness, and loans/resume & job fair/job searching/transitioning to life after high school/scholarship application will be handed out.

Free food all day!

 

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DES 3rd Grade State Assessments ~ Apr 7 – 9

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DES 2nd Grade Battle of the Books ~ Apr 1

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Delta/Greely School Board Work Session ~ Apr 2

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Proposed AGENDA TIME: 5:30 PM
PLACE: School Board Conference Room *New Location at School District Office

Mission Statement:
The Delta/Greely School District provides each student with opportunities to become a responsible
and productive member of society.

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BOARD MEMBERS:
Richard Mauer, President
Eileen Herman, Vice Pres.
Dana Mock, Treasurer
Rebecca Wilburn, Clerk
Flower Cole
Eileen Williams
Barbara Parker
Donvin Prasad, Student Representative
LTC Brian Speas, Military Representative

A. Call to Order

B. Roll Call

C. Pledge of Allegiance

D. Correspondence to/from Board

E. Discussion Items

1. Curriculum Process – Public Comment/Discussion

2. FY16 Initial Budget Presentation – Public Comment/Discussion

3. Board Goals – Public Comment/Discussion

4. Teacher/Administrator Evaluation Update – Public Comment/Discussion

F. Future Meetings

1. Business Meeting April 23, 2015

2. Work Session May 7, 2015

G. General Comments from the Public

H. Comments from the Board

I. Adjournment
Board  Goals for  2014-2015

1. The  Board  will improve communication.
a. Media  (internet, radio, newspaper, public forum)
b. Staff, administration, community members, businesses and  self c. Board  self  assessment more
than 1time a year
d. Consistent response messages: ie…  board goals, chain of command
e. School presence

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