Ms. Patterson’s English classes finish off the week be watching the musical “Hamilton” for Constitution Day and Freedom Week to gain a better understanding of pre-Revolutionary War era in the 13 colonies. Yesterday, they wrote “break up” letters to King George III if they were part of the original colonies.
The students in Coach Slater's Personal Fitness classes had to find videos of exercises they will perform on a fitnessgram that uses standards for health-related skills. This is a video of the backsaver sit and reach that measures one of the skills you need to be healthy, flexibility.
The students in Coach Slater's Personal Fitness classes learned how to use a fat loss monitor. They had to input some personal data(ht and wt). This enabled them to find their BMI and %fat. Then they used this data to figure their pounds of fat and lean. Body composition is one of the health-related skills that they need to be at a standard to be healthy.
Students signed up for the various clubs and/or academic teams today at the club fair. Students volunteered to manage the tables while recruiting new members. #everythingmatters
Mrs. Garrison’s class read “The Odyssey” aloud in small groups.
Special thanks to the Dumas High School teachers for providing the pre-game meal for the football team. #EverythingMatters
Friday’s game vs West Helena is NOT canceled!! We are still set to play. Here is the ticket link for the game. http://dumas-bobcats.ticketleap.com/dumas-vs-west-helena/
Mr. Byers construction classes are working hard learning carpentry skills!!! #everythingmatters #thedumasway
Thank you to Coach Huddleston, Coach Harrison, and Mrs Harrison for feeding the SRH/JRH football teams after practice on Labor Day!! #EverythingMatters
Homecoming '22 Dress-Up Days
Dumas Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. Sterrett, Dumas High School and Dumas Middle School personnel would like to thank the representatives from Clearwater for sharing information and ideas at our luncheon today. We look forward to a productive and long-lasting partnership between our schools and Clearwater.
Homecoming Parade Sign Up is now OPEN! Let's all participate and make this the best parade possible! See attachments for information.
Ms. Patterson’s 10th grade English students listen to a current event podcast about a student in California who created an app that helps students find people to sit with at lunch to feel included. Listenwise is a site connected to their curriculum that helps tie in current events to their units in class.
Congratulations to the 2022 Homecoming Court September 23, 2022 Ceremony Times: 2:30 PM - DHS Gymnasium 6:15 PM - Tidwell Field (listed alphabetically)
GameDay in Dumas!!
Today’s pep rally will be at 2:55PM in the OLD gym! Go Cats!!
Ms. Allison Chambers’ 4th period environmental science students doing a lab that demonstrates the convergence and divergence of tectonic plates.
Dr. Shanley’s class doing an experiment: Motion of a Bowling Ball
IT’S A GREAT DAY TO BE A BOBCAT!!! Students cheer in the hall this morning while Mr. Greenup makes his traditional game day announcement! Go Cats!
Mrs. Rawls FACS class working on the importance of swaddling infants with the two blanket method!!!