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24 September 2021 

ALL STUDENTS

Hey D'Evelyn, did you know that you can still earn points and shout out OVER THE WEEKENDS? YAAASSSS! It's true! See you on Monday for week 2 of the positivity challenge! 


Dairy Queen Blizzards are back!  National Junior Honor Society will be selling Blizzards in the main lobby after school today for $5.00 each.  All profits go to benefit the community.

 

Vandalism of the junior high student council election posters has been happening.  Please be aware that vandalism of any kind is a violation of the student code of conduct and will be dealt with appropriately.


Picture day will be September 28 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the students that missed having their picture taken.


Girls CyberPatriot members will be meeting afterschool today, September 24th, in Mrs. Newcomb's room from 2:45-4:45. Let her know if you have any questions. 


Boys’ Mentoring will meet today.  Please sign up in your assigned room where attendance will be taken before we go outside.


SWE members need to come by Mrs. Newcomb's room to pick up a permission slip form if you plan on attending the Botanical Gardens field trip on Tuesday, September 28th. The form is due on Monday, September 27th. Let Mrs. Newcomb know if you have any questions. 


If you are interested in being a peer tutor, or would like to receive academic tutoring please visit the D´Evelyn homepage and complete the D´Evelyn Peer Tutoring Interest Form.  This form will be available throughout the year to register.  Please see Mr. Wille with questions.


SENIOR HIGH STUDENTS

HEY SENIORS. Please fill out the new senior superlative form that was sent in the group me as soon as possible. ALSO, if you do not have your senior photos in you NEED to get them in. If not, you will not be in the yearbook. 


What better way to end your Friday than by joining FCA outside for some spike ball and conversation outside enjoying great fall weather? All HS students are welcome.  Sign up with Mr Murphy, and meet at the flagpole.


National French Honor Society will be having their first meeting in Mr. Sabre’s room E216 during 7th hour. This is for high school students only.


Thank you to NHS and all those who participated in the D'Evelyn Blood Drive. Our goal was to get 15 pints of blood, and we were able to collect 24! That means that YOUR donations will save 72 lives!! Great job Jags!


COLLEGE AND CAREER:

Admission Officers from Bates College, Claremont McKenna College, Lehigh University and University of Chicago invite you for casual virtual conversations on Monday, Sept 27 or Friday, Oct 22 at 12 pm MT.  These four institutions are coming together to represent the American Talent Initiative, a growing alliance of top colleges and universities committed to increasing access and opportunity for students of all economic backgrounds.  Stop by Counseling for the link if interested.


Look out for college visits next week with Butler University, Rollins College, Hillsdale College, Knox College, Oberlin College, St. Olaf College, Miami University Oxford and Xavier University.  If you would like to know more about these colleges, please sign up in NAVIANCE.  Don’t know how?  Counseling knows how! We can help you!

 

Students please check out the Scholarship Bulletin Board underneath the TV in the cafeteria area.  Most scholarships are for seniors but you will find a few for other grades. 

Seniors be on the lookout for the Coca Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarship, the John F Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest, Littleton Elks Memorial Charity Fund Scholarship and the National Elks Foundation Most Valuable Student.

In addition, the Elks sponsor a Vocational Scholarship for those seeking a vocational field.

Lastly, for 5th – 8th graders there is an Elks Americanism Essay Contest.  If you need assistance with any scholarship stop by Counseling.


Don’t forget to register for the Colorado Virtual College Fair scheduled for Sept 28th, 29th, 30th from 5-7:45pm at CollegeFairsDenver.org.  On Sept 28th, in addition to a regular college fair there will be college panels on Financial Aid, Essay Writing, Scholarships and more!  All sessions are free and registration is required.


Parents:

Parents, please consider supporting the Teacher Dinners for Parent-Teacher Conferences. If you are interested in contributing to the potluck meals for teachers on Wednesday 9/29 or Thursday 9/30, please sign up here.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4EAFAC2BA5F4C52-meals


SAVE THE DATE

D’Evelyn Education Foundation

Annual Dinner & Auction

Friday, December 3rd @ 6:00 p.m.

Baldoria on the Water, Lakewood

(More details to follow)

Jags! Please continue to scan your grocery receipts with the Box Top app. We are looking for a new coordinator.  If you are interested please email Julie at vanekjulie@gmail.com. Thanks for your continued support!


Are you on Facebook?  If so, we invite you (all D'Evelyn students, staff and parents) to join our D'Evelyn Community Group.  This is a private space where members of our community can share thoughts, ask questions and offer support to one another.  Please click the link below to join the group.  You will be asked a couple simple questions to confirm your membership.  We hope to "see" you soon!

https://www.facebook.com/groups/210171813564449

 

Jags! Please continue to scan your grocery receipts with the Box Top app.  It is an easy way to earn money for D'Evelyn.  If you have any unexpired clipped BoxTops please put them in the blue box in the school's front office. We are also looking for a new coordinator.  For more information and/or if you are interested please email Julie at vanekjulie@gmail.com. Thanks for your continued support! 


Amazon Shopping : The holidays are just around the corner.  Do you like to shop on Amazon?  Try using AmazonSmile which is a simple way for D'Evelyn community members to support our school.  AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of your purchases go to the charity (D'Evelyn Education Foundation).  Shop to Benefit D’Evelyn select D’Evelyn through the AmazonSmiles Program.

 

DEF Community Rewards

Do you have a King Soopers loyalty rewards card?  Did you know that you can support the D’Evelyn Education Foundation by simply using your card when doing your regular grocery shopping?  There is NO cost to you!  It is called the Community Rewards Program and it works in conjunction with your personal loyalty card.  Learn how HERE.

American Furniture Warehouse donates part of their sales to D’Evelyn if you mention the school name.

 

SUPPORT D'EVELYN SUPPORTERS!  Our local business supporters who have so generously given to the D’Evelyn community are now in need of your support.  Let us illustrate to them how incredibly grateful we are for their past generosity by frequenting their business.  Now is the opportune time to give back to those who have charitably donated to our school.  To see the list go Support for DEF Local

Businesses List

 

Jaguar Tracks Links:  D'Evelyn Jaguar Tracks Weekly Articles

Link to school calendar for upcoming events:  D'Evelyn School Calendar

Check out some of these free online guided meditations and mindfulness resources, if you are interested:

Calm:  https://blog.calm.com/blog/free-resources
Mindful:  
https://www.mindful.org/free-mindfulness-resources-for-calm-during-covid-outbreak/
UCLA:  
https://www.uclahealth.org/marc/mindful-meditations
Dartmouth:  
https://students.dartmouth.edu/wellness-center/wellness-mindfulness/relaxation-downloads/mindfulness-meditation

 

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Posted by jskelton On 24 September, 2021 at 10:08 AM  

 
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