District News

IMAGE: a crowd of students meet with college recruiters inside the DDHS gym at the Wisconsin Education Fair (WEF).
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INSIDE LOOK: DDHS hosts Wisconsin Education College Fair

We enjoyed hosting more than 100 universities and colleges, as well as hundreds of students from area high schools for the kickoff 2017 Wisconsin Education Fair! Check out the video and photos from the pre-college recruitment and information event!
IMAGE: DDHS Students on a tour at Precision Plus in Elkhorn
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Building Partnerships: Students do design work for Precision Plus

In addition to learning about rewarding and high-paying careers in manufacturing, you can also learn about the partnership between DDHS and Precision Plus at the businesses open house on Saturday, Oct. 7. Check out one example of how how DDHS and Precision Plus have been working together to prepare students for careers after high school!
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Career Minded: Manufacturing Day is Oct. 7 at Precision Plus

Precision Plus in Elkhorn is celebrating Manufacturing Day, Saturday, Oct. 7th by opening its doors from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. to showcase the exciting career opportunities in modern manufacturing. Stop out and learn about career opportunities in manufacturing and industry!
IMAGE: Food In A Backpack Delivery
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INSIDE LOOK: Serving our students and families

INSIDE LOOK VIDEO: We are #CometProud and fortunate to have so many volunteers and organizers who helped make this goal of feeding our students and families over the weekend a reality! Thank you for your service and kindness to our students and families in need!
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DDHS Community Collaboration meeting is Sept. 18

REMINDER: DDHS is having its second Community Collaboration (formerly PAC) meeting tonight, Monday, Sept. 18, beginning at 6 p.m. in room 118.The focus will be on English/Language Arts.DDHS parents and guardians are invited and encouraged to attend and share their input for improving our schools!
IMAGE: Third Graders pose for a group photo wearing traditional Mexican and Latin American Clothing.
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Turtle Creek students study National Hispanic Heritage celebrations

IN PHOTOS: With National Hispanic Heritage Month starting on Friday, Sept. 15, students in the third-grade Dual Language Education program classes at Turtle Creek Elementary School learned about the Independence Day celebrations of several Central American countries and Mexico.
IMAGE: DDHS Band Director Nick Stark leads the DDHS Blue Regiment along the Darien Cornfest Parade Route.
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GALLERY: Darien Cornfest Parade 2017

The DDHS Marching Band, DDHS Fiddlers (Orchestra members) and the Phoenix 7th and 8th Grade Marching Band enjoyed performing for the community in the 2017 Darien Cornfest Parade. The students appreciate the applause, dancing and clapping along and many cheers of their friends and families as they perform. #DDCometProud of our student musicians. #THANKYOU to those who came and supported our students along the route!
IMAGE: Students learn about school bus safety from a driver for Dousman Transport Company
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INSIDE LOOK: Student Bus Safety Leader Training

Officials from Dousman Transportation Company and the Darien Fire Department came out to Darien Elementary School on Thursday, Sept. 14. They spoke to our fourth and fifth grade "student bus leaders" about all types of bus safety.
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Come Explore BizTank

Find out what all the BizTank buzz is about! Learn about this scholarship program and business connections opportunity for high school juniors and seniors at an open house on Monday, Sept. 18, at Geneva Supply in Delavan.
IMAGE: Turtle Creek 1st through 3rd Grade Students are all smiles at the school's 2017 Comet Code Kickoff Assembly
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INSIDE LOOK: Turtle Creek's Comet Code Assembly

VIDEO: It's the start of a new school year! Time to explain the school rules to our first, second and third graders, but in a much more fun, exciting and engaging way than year's past. Check out today's Inside Look at our Turtle Creek Comet Code Kickoff Assembly! #DDCometProud #CometCode