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Diamondback Dispatch Announcements


Character Trait for February: Self-Confidence


Library Closed today


Friday, February 22, 2019







6th Gr - End of 2nd Trimester

College Fair Day

SAP - Gonzales (B2)/Helios Stem Club (B3-Lab)/Drama Club (M21)

6th Gr Orchestra (PA Room)

Deadline for Lottery Applications


Planner Numbers: 560, 763, 270




Character in Action - the following students are today’s (2/22) picks for rewards for having Character in Action: Elliana Garcia and Naomi Carroll. Please stop by the office right after homeroom, at the beginning of lunch, or right after school to pick up your reward.


ASHLAND TRAVELERS:  Students who have not returned their yellow permission slip to watch the shows must do so today. Please see Mrs. Rogers if you have questions.


DAILY TRIVIA WINNER: Yesterday’s trivia contest winner was MARK VALGOS!  Columbia University is the most expensive college to attend in the U.S. Mark please see Ms. Perino to claim your STARBUCKS gift card!


Solar Suitcase - Our meeting is today, Friday, Feb. 22, from 3-4 in Room 20. Please make sure that you have your permission slip and give it to Mr. Marson as you enter. Thank you.


Pentathlon: Students, as a reminder, we will continue meeting next week, but only on Tuesday, February 26 and Thursday, February 28 from 3-4. Thank you for understanding.


College Door Decorating Winners! - Thank you to all the classrooms who participated in the college door decorating contest! Here are the winners:

1st Place - Mrs. Espinoza’s Class

2nd Place - Mrs. Fetter’s Class

3rd Place - Mrs. Tess Peterson’s Class

Congratulations! You’ll be getting a sweet treat on Monday!


Daily College Trivia:

This school is the second-oldest college in the country:


  1. Washington and Lee University

  2. Brown University

  3. College of William and Mary

  4. University of Virginia

Remember to place your name and answer in the box outside of the Student Services Office for your chance to win a prize!


Fantasy Football Club:  The winners for the BCS bowl picks are “The Jokers”! Please come by Mrs. Axtell’s room for your prizes on Monday. Please stay tuned for March Madness basketball picks!


Wrestling Sweatshirts & Shirts - The last day to order a wrestling sweatshirt or shirt is next Friday, March 1st. Order forms can be picked up in the office.


7th & 8th Grade Softball - There will be a  meeting during lunch today in the gym, please meet right after the bell rings .


Wrestling - Practice 3:20-4:45


Basketball - Please turn in your uniforms to Mr. Velazquez by today.


Drama Club - If you are going to the Thalia Festival March 16th, please come for a quick meeting during the first 10 minutes of lunch today.  This is a mandatory meeting. Monologue and Duo rehearsals today in room M21. Monologues from 3:00-3:45 and Duos from 3:45-4:30.

Guitar Club  meets Monday at lunch in Room 19. Feel free to drop off your instrument in the morning and pick it up after school.