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Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017
Posted on 04/10/2017
ALL STUDENTS:

~ Testing will begin Wednesday and will continue for the next 3 weeks. Once students complete the assessments they will be in class for the remainder of the day. They may not leave school after the assessments is done.

~Wednesday, April 12 will be 8th Grade CMAS Science Testing. Please check the Math hall for your testing location.

~CHIPOTLE night at 355 S. Wadsworth Blvd. on April 11th to support the guys volleyball team. Stop by from 4-8 P.M. and let them know you are there for D'Evelyn!

~The sun is shining, the birds are signing, and the SLAM is coming!! Don't miss out on this fun all school event. Pick up your entry forms from Mrs. B or from the main office.

~Stop by the school store –New merchandise in stock - all sizes (xs-2xl) NEW - D'Evelyn Popsockets, D'Evelyn car or laptop Decals, water bottles and cinch sacks - $8 each!!! Socks - grey or black Jags Socks $12!! Last order of Stadium Chairs placed for the school year– be sure to get yours before they sell out. Store hours are Tuesday and Thursday10:25-11:50 and the second Wednesday of the month 2-2:45pm. Can't make those times – contact the school about setting up a time to come in and shop.

~Men's Lacrosse coming to D'Evelyn!!! If you are a current 7th - 10th grader and are interested in the future D'Evelyn LAX team, it is imperative that you come to our info night next Monday, April 10th at 7pm in the auditorium. Attendance is urgent, as we need to determine how many teams we would be eligible to have. If you are interested and cannot attend, please see Mr. McWhorter.

JUNIOR HIGH STUDENTS:

~7th graders, you will have your last pod session of the year next Wednesday, April 12th during 7th hour. We have some fun activities planned to wrap up the year. You don't need to sign up for 7th hour as attendance will be taken by your teacher.

SENIOR HIGH STUDENTS:

~Attn. Seniors – If you are interested in speaking or performing at the Senior Banquet or Graduation – auditions will be this Thursday in the Auditorium during 7th hour.

~Come join us this Wednesday during 7th hour in the cafeteria as Nico Denton, Jillian Smith, and McKenna Carlton sign their National Letter of Intent.

~Attention Sr. High Student Council Members, there will be a meeting today in Mr. Wille's room today during 7th hour. Attendance is imperative as we will be discussing the events over the next 2 weeks.

~All students who are in AP classes must attend an AP Test Bubbling session on Wednesday, April 12 or Thursday April 13 during 7th hour in the Cafeteria. This is a mandatory session in which you can pick either day to attend, so plan your 7th hour accordingly.

~ 9th graders, don't forget CSU Visit Day on Tuesday, April 11th from 7:30 am to 3 pm. Transportation to and from school are your responsibility.

~Juniors and Sophomores please remember the SAT and PSAT-10 Testing is next Tuesday. Arrive to school by 7:15am as the test will begin promptly at 7:35. Students will need to provide their own transportation to and from school. Bring a calculator, extra batteries and two #2 pencils and erasers, snack & drink. NO CELL PHONES! Leave cell phones at home or in your car. They are not allowed in the testing facility. Don't forget to study! No school for grades 7-9 and 12.

~Seniors, you have until Friday, April 21st to get copies of your scholarships to Mrs. Brown for inclusion in the graduation program.

~ Attention class of 2018 – Coming up on Thursday, April 20th we will be having Junior Night! Bring your parents and come hear all the ins and outs of applying to college. Senior year is right around the corner, get a head start by coming to Junior Night.

~After Prom. Remember all Juniors and Seniors are asked to get their required forms in NOW even if you are undecided if you are going. You can get your forms from Mrs. R at the attendance window or download them from the D'Evelyn website under Activities.

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER:

~New York University from Manhattan will be in Counseling on Monday, April 10th during 7th hour. NYU is known for their theatre program. Please sign up using NAVIANCE.

DAZZLING JAGS!!

~Congratulations to the following students for their success at the Front Range 8th Annual Math Competition Friday:

Team Quiz Bowl Competition - 1st place to Jason Gardner, Zach Aparicio, Kenny Lieu, and Rory Devin

Team Written Competition - 2nd place to Jason Gardner, Zach Aparicio, Kenny Lieu, and Rory Devin

Sophomore Individual Test - 3rd place Rory Devin, 2nd place Dominic Cushnie, 1st place Jack Kowalski

Senior Individual Test - 3rd place Jason Gardner, 2nd place Zach Aparicio. Great job representing D'Evelyn!



PARENTS:

~Parents-As the year comes to a close, just a friendly reminder to go in and check to see if you have any fees due for your student. Some of you have “Lunch Loans” due which is if your student runs out of money in their Meal Pay Plus account they are allowed to receive a “Lunch Loan” through the Principal account. When this happens the money is owed to the school and adding money into the Meal Pay Plus account will NOT offset the lunch loan. Parents will need to log on to Parent Portal through https://jeffcoconnect.jeffco.k12.co.us/Login.aspx and either use their user name and password or select “Pay Student Fee without a Login”. This will allow you to access your student information using their student ID number and see if they have any fees due. You are not required to pay any fee listed with “OPT” at the beginning. These are optional fees. The Lunch Loan should indicate the date the loan was given. If not paid by the end of the school year, this fee will automatically generate into a fine.

~Parents we need your connections! After Prom is in dire need of (2) powerful projectors or at least (1) to borrow the evening of April 22nd. Ideally, we need ones that are 1080P and have 7,000 Lumens. Yes, we know that is strong. However, we've experimented with projectors with 3,000 Lumens and our picture were too washed out. If you have something in between, that may work also. If you own one, know where we could borrow one, or have a lead on one, PLEASE get in touch with Eileen Schoenberger @ 303-856-8250 right away. Thank you for taking the time to help.

~ Prom and After Prom is Saturday 4/22/17 and it is going to be another spectacular year! Everything you want to know about these events can be found on our school website under ACTIVITIES. Please remember to get your forms in ASAP even if you are undecided at the moment. We appreciate your help.

~As you know, Prom is just around the corner! We are looking for some parent helpers at Prom. If you aren't able to stay up all night for after prom, we have a deal for you! Join us for an exciting evening of beautiful women in the latest style dresses alongside well-mannered men in tuxedos! All you need to do is sign up below to become a chaperone at Prom! We welcome men and women! Make it a date night at the D'Evelyn 2017 Galaxy Gala Prom! Call Angela Hoffman at 303-808-5698 with questions, or email ah80127@yahoo.com

D'Evelyn Prom Volunteer - April 22

The After Prom party provides a fun and safe place for our high school students to go to following their Prom Dance. This event needs many man-hours of help as well as financial donations. We would like to ask each family for a $10.00 donation or any amount to help make this possible for our students. All donations to D'Evelyn Education Foundation in the name of After Prom are tax deductible. Please make your check payable to D'Evelyn Education Foundation (or DEF) and earmark it for After Prom.

*Send your donation to: Lou Anne Brinkerhoff, 13884 W Baltic Pl, Lakewood, CO 80228*

We need your help Saturday, April 22nd from 7:00 PM on. There are many areas and different times to sign up for. Feel free to sign up in multiple locations and be a part of this exciting evening! Click on the links below to see where you can volunteer and be part of the memories. THANK YOU!

HELP THE NIGHT OF AFTER PROM http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b084cabaa2daa8-help2

NEEDED ITEMS FOR AFTER PROM http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b084cabaa2daa8-needed1

~Attention parents of all new and returning high school players interested in playing volleyball next year: There is a Parent Meeting this today, April 5th at 5:00pm in the Cafeteria. Additionally, Volleyball Spring Open Gyms start this today. Stay tuned for more details. Hope to see all new and returning high school volleyball players.

~Men's Lacrosse coming to D'Evelyn!!! If your current 7th - 10th grader is interested in the future D'Evelyn LAX team, it is imperative that you come to our info night next Monday, the 10th at 7pm in the auditorium. Attendance is urgent, as we need to determine how many teams we would be eligible to have. If you are interested and cannot attend, please email Jerry McWhorter at Jerry.McWhorter@jeffco.k12.co.us

~D'Evelyn was chosen this year for the Jeffco Healthy Schools Program thanks to the Health & Wellness Committee. We are looking forward to increased well-being, fitness and vigor for our entire D'Evelyn community in the new year! Join health-focused staff and parents for the committee meeting typically on the second Tuesday of each month. The next meeting is April 18, 1:30-2:30 in the Main Conference room (due to testing and no school for some on the second Tuesday).

~Seniors, the montage poster board and instructions are available in Counseling for pickup. The montages are hung at after-prom.

~It's not too late to showcase your business to the D'Evelyn community and beyond! Become a DASH sponsor today! Sponsorships are available for $150 to $1,000. Contact sheri.trevenna@q.com

or annewoodardwarren@gmail.com for more info.

A huge Thank You to our 2017 Sponsors so far!

Registration Sponsor: Rose Walker LLP
Power Sponsor: OtterBox, and the Dennison Eagle Scholarship Foundation
Contributing Sponsors: Mathnasium of Littleton, Colorado Christian University, and Joshua M. Young, AAMS-Edward Jones Financial Advisor, Specialty Appliance
Finish Line Sponsors: Nylund's Collision Center and LabJack Corporation
Course Sponsors: Johnny's NY Pizza (Belmar), Kulkarni Orthodontics, Gravina's Windows and Siding, LePeep, Club Z! In Home Tutoring, Eva Stadelmaier-REMAX, Sashco, and Pearle Vision
Friends of D'Evelyn: Fox Hollow Animal Hospital, Mint & Serif Coffee House, Yogurtland, and Polidori Sausage

~BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION: Congratulations D'Evelyn Junior/Senior High School. We have earned $677.70 for the 2016-2017 school year! Thank You to all families that participated in this fundraising opportunity! Please continue to collect as we plan to continue this opportunity in the future. Check out Reynold's, Old El Paso and Nature Valley brands! There is a collection box located in the front foyer of school and one just inside entrance doors of the front office. Thank you for your continued support of this fundraising opportunity!