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Delavan-Darien School District  ‘Exceeds Expectations’ on State Report Cards

BIG NEWS: The Delavan-Darien School District “Exceeds Expectations,” according to the latest school district report cards released today (Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017) by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. The district’s overall score of 82.3 was the highest it has ever been in the six-year history of the DPI’s school and school district report card system. The district’s score is higher than all other 4K-12 districts in Walworth County. Phoenix Middle School also "Significantly Exceeded Expectations." #DDCometProud of the work we've done!
IMAGE: Phoenix Middle School Students eating breakfast in the cafeteria.
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DD INSIDE LOOK: New Student Welcome Breakfast Has Positive Impacts

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: Welcome to Phoenix Middle School, new students! Nearly 30 new students at Phoenix Middle School were treated to breakfast by the school counseling staff and the student Peer Helpers Group. It was a way for new students to meet new faces and find peer resources they can go to for help, guidance and friendship. #CometProud
IMAGE: DDHS senior Seth Grabow talks about Tuesday's TRAIL Day-of-Service activities with his school peers.
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TRAIL group looks to revamp and revibe DDHS

The Delavan-Darien High School's TRAIL Group is taking huge steps to revamp, revibe and reinvigorate the school. On Tuesday, Nov. 21, the TRAIL group will have its first full Day-Of-Service at DDHS. About 70 students will undertake a variety of tasks aimed at improving the school atmosphere. You're not going to want to miss this big splash! #CometProud #RestoringPride #DDHSTRAIL #DDHSRevibe
IMAGE: DDHS senior Ryan Severson and DDHS junior Caitlynn Kirsch collected money and food donations prior to fall sporting events at the high school to support the Delavan Food Pantry.
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Thanks for supporting our Food Pantry Drive

The DDHS Fall Sports Food and Fund Drive collected about $1,000 for the Delavan Food Pantry! #CometProud of that! Just as #CometProud to see it continue in our winter sports season! Thank you for your support!
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2017-18 1st Quarter Phoenix Honor Roll

HONOR ROLLS: Here are the first quarter Phoenix Middle School High Honors and Honors Lists for the 2017-2018 School Year. Lots of names, which we love seeing!  High honors have a GPA of 3.5 or above. High honors have a GPA range of 3.0-3.49. #DDCometProud!
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COMET NEWSMAKERS: Cometeer resurrected, Phoenix Rising returns

EXTRA! EXTRA! COMETS ARE MAKING THE NEWS! Delavan-Darien High School's longtime student newspaper, The Cometeer, is back again! It's being run by a group of dedicated students and a former local newspaper editor! Phoenix Rising newspaper also makes return for 2017. Check them both out on our website and enjoy the talents of our young news writers! #CometProud
IMAGE: Southern Lakes CONFERENCE AWARDS: Front Row: Kayla Wittliff, Honorable Mention Outside Hitter, Volleyball; Katelyn Rosenow, Honorable Mention, Cross Country; Laura Farley, Honorable Mention, Girls Tennis; Eliberto Gomez-Rodriguez, Honorable Mention, Cross Country; Erin Sorg, Southern Lakes Conference Runner of the Year and First Team All Conference, 8th place at State Championship Meet, Cross Country; Zeus Huerta First-Team All-Conference Forward, Boys Soccer; Andres Vasquez, Second-Team All-Conference "At Large Player," Boys Soccer; Logan Rios, Honorable Mention Wide Receiver, Football; Daniel Rangel-Hernandez, Second-Team All-Conference Defender, Boys Soccer; Back Row: Justin Johnson, Honorable Mention Offensive Line, Football; Dakota Williams, Honorable Mention Quarterback, Football; Ross Gengler, Honorable Mention Linebacker, Football; Jason Cano, Southern Lakes Conference Co-Player of the Year, First-Team All-Conference Forward, Boys Soccer; Martin Soto, Honorable Mention Defender, Boys Soccer; Pablo Guzman-Martinez, First-Team All-Conference Midfielder, Boys Soccer.
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DDHS Fall Sports Award Winners 2017

IN PHOTOS: Congratulations to all our 2017 DDHS Fall Sports Athletes!  Athletes and teams were recognized for their accomplishments on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, at our Fall Sports Awards Night Banquet. We are #CometProud of your accomplishments!
IMAGE: Student's anti-bullying slide showing school building and a bullying stops here sign.
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Darien students spread anti-bullying message

We are #DDCometProud of the Darien Elementary School students who took a stand against bullying and have worked to spread the word against bullying during #AntiBullyingWeek! Great work on your amazing anti-bullying slides and drawings students! See them all on our website! #AllDifferentAllEqual
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2017 Fall Southern Lakes Conference Awards

Congratulations to our 15 DDHS athletes who earned Southern Lakes Conference Honors for the Fall 2017 Seasons! Erin Sorg and Jason Cano were conference Athletes of the Year for cross country and boys soccer, respectively! #CometProud
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FREE ACT Test Prep offered for DDHS Students

Delavan-Darien High School is holding FREE ACT Test Prep Days on Saturday January 27, 2018, and February 17, 2018. Check out full details on our website.