Daily Announcements

DUCHESNE ACADEMY
DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS
18 August 2017

Today we will follow a regular Friday schedule.

Blocks 4,6,7 study hall on Friday will meet in PAC.

The drop/add deadline for classes is Thursday, August 24.

Dr. Hickman will be organizing a group to tutor at Jesuit Academy every Wednesday from 3:30-4:30. Applicants must be dedicated to attending every Wednesday and able to arrange transportation to and from Jesuit each Wednesday. Interested students should contact Dr. Hickman via email or see her if you have questions.

AP Psych students need to log into the course on DASHBoard prior to next Wednesday’s class to review reading assignments due August 23. An email will also be sent with information.

8/18/17, Friday during Lunch: STEM PANEL 

Come listen to alumnae talk about majoring in STEM fields! 

Do you love science, technology, engineering, and math? Then come to a STEM panel where Duchesne alumnae will talk about why they chose to study STEM fields and what it’s like being a woman in STEM. We will have speakers majoring in Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science, Financial Engineering, Math, and Mechanical Engineering. Come ask any questions you have about what it means to major in a STEM field and why we love it! 

Stanford Model United Nations Follow-Up Meeting

We will have a follow up meeting Tuesday, August 22 during Lunch in the DREAM Lab for all juniors or seniors who may be interested in a 5-day trip to Palo Alto/San Francisco, California to participate in the Stanford Model UN Conference.  Several individuals expressed interest in the spring; we will talk about what is Model UN, Trip details and answer any questions.  We have spots for up to 20 students.  Oh, and did we mention sightseeing, please come and listen.

College Representatives:
08/29/17 — Vanderbilt University – Garth Parke

09/05/17 – Notre Dame University – Le Shane Saddler

09/12/17 – Hastings College – Katie Pelan

                     Miami University – Mitch Arnett

09/22/17 – Vassar College – Eric Kim

Lunch: pasta salad

Happy Birthday:
Saturday – Ms. Bielenberg, Sofia Martinez-Thibodeau, Mary Countryman
Sunday – Mrs. Rowen

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God of all creation, at the dawning of this new day fill us with wonder and gratitude for the abundance of your blessings. We lift our hearts and voices to praise you for the beauty of the earth, the harvest of field and orchard. Give us hearts that long to share our abundance with those who suffer from want and hopelessness. We ask this in the name of Jesus. Amen.

MONDAY, AUGUST 21

7:55-8:25         Block 1        

8:29-8:59         Block 2

9:03-9:33         Block 3

9:37-10:07       Block 4

10:11-10:41      Block 5

10:45-11:15     Block 6

11:20               All-School Homeroom

11:30-12:00     Lunch

12:00-2:00       Solar Eclipse Viewing and Activities

2:16-2:46         Block 7

2:50-3:20         Block 8