Jim Karedes
DDHS To Celebrate In Person Graduation - July 17 (rain date of July 18) All graduates in the DDHS Class of 2020 are invited to participate in the July 17 (or July 18) ceremony which begins promptly at 9 AM in Borg Stadium. Emails have been sent to students and parents of all graduates. Only 4 immediate family members per graduate will be permitted in the stadium Please see the high school web page "News Feed" for more information.
8 days ago, Jim Karedes
Brian Vissers
Delavan-Darien School District Virtual Program Enrollment Begins for the 2020-2021 school year. For more information use these links: English: https://5il.co/hx4b Spanish: https://5il.co/hx4c
12 days ago, Brian Vissers
Jim Karedes
DDHS Graduates (Class of 2020) - Advanced Auto Clinic has teamed up with several local businesses and made a gift package for every graduate. Each Grad can stop by Advanced Auto Clinic at 1101 Ann Street in Delavan to pick-up their gift package. The first 100 Grads to pick-up their gift will get an extra bonus in their gift package and the first 50 will get a FREE Donut and Coffee from Delavan Citgo. Every Grad that comes to get their gift package at Advanced Auto Clinic will need their student ID and they will have the chance to win one of 40 FREE Oil Changes sponsored by Delavan Napa, Valvoline Lubricants and Advanced Auto Clinic. You have until July 3rd to pick up your gift package and the drawing for the 40 FREE oil changes will be done on July 6th. Gift package includes: 5.00 Gift card to TNT Ace Hardware Free Sundae at Culvers Free Slushie at Anchor Inn Free Iced Coffee at Dunkin 10.00 Gas Card to one of these local gas stations: Country Station in Darien, Del-mart Phillips 66, Delavan Citgo or Delavan Mobil.
18 days ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
2020 Geneva Lakes Graduate Cruise - Seniors, if you're interested in participating in the free cruise, on June 23, sponsored by the Geneva Lakes Cruise Line, please go to this link to sign-up. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/17vuChczBCfsc7YWteBGbUX0f_Gi0ldztPpMPpNO0QcA/edit
27 days ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
2020 Geneva Lakes Graduate Cruise - Seniors, if you're interested in participating in the free cruise, on June 23, sponsored by the Geneva Lakes Cruise Line, please go to this link to sign-up. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/17vuChczBCfsc7YWteBGbUX0f_Gi0ldztPpMPpNO0QcA/edit
27 days ago, Jim Karedes
Brian Vissers
Here is a link to access information from the City of Delavan regarding the July 4th City Cruise and the Fireworks which are being held on the Delavan-Darien School District Property: https://5il.co/h84n
29 days ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Here's the link to the video slideshow of the 2020 DDHS Graduation Parade that was held on Sunday, June 7. https://youtu.be/PDU9iNFHtWM
about 1 month ago, Brian Vissers
Jim Karedes
MUSICAL TICKET REFUND If you purchased DDHS Musical tickets for Pippin this year and wish to get a refund, please call Kassandra Huerta at (262) 233-6625 to redeem your tickets. You will need to make an appointment with Ms. Huerta to come to the High School this week (bring your tickets) and get your refund. After Friday, June 12th, tickets not returned will be considered a donation to the Musical production for next year. If you have further questions, please call (262) 233-6625.
about 1 month ago, Jim Karedes
Brian Vissers
The Senior Scholarship Virtual Presentation is available at 1:00pm on June 6. Here is the link: https://youtu.be/u7Sx8s_JHIY
about 1 month ago, Brian Vissers
Jim Karedes
2020 DDHS Virtual Scholarship Ceremony Please click the link below to view the 2020 DDHS Virtual Scholarship Ceremony. Thank you to the Delavan-Darien Scholarship Foundation, Kristin Parker & Chris Zimmerman for their support and effort to make this come to fruition in these unusual times. https://youtu.be/u7Sx8s_JHIY
about 1 month ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
2020 DDHS Virtual Scholarship Ceremony Please click the link below to view the 2020 DDHS Virtual Scholarship Ceremony. Thank you to the Delavan-Darien Scholarship Foundation, Kristin Parker & Chris Zimmerman for their support and effort to make this come to fruition in these unusual times. https://youtu.be/u7Sx8s_JHIY
about 1 month ago, Jim Karedes
Brian Vissers
The DDHS Class of 2020 Virtual Graduation Ceremony will be available on YouTube on June 7 at 12:15 PM here is the link where it can be viewed: https://youtu.be/v4HGDJEwWp4
about 1 month ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Here is the link to the schedule for the summer Bookmobile in the Delavan & Darien communities: https://5il.co/gqyc
about 1 month ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
The staff at DDHS created this video for the students during their final week of the 2019-2020 school year. Here's the link: https://www.magisto.com/video/N11BMUkbFD5qDxBhCzE?l=vsm&o=w&c=c #CometProud
about 1 month ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Here is a link for important information on the continuation of meal service to anyone 18 years old or younger in our community. English: https://5il.co/g68o Spanish: https://5il.co/g68p
about 1 month ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Here is the link for the 2020 DDHS Academic Awards Ceremony: https://youtu.be/UtmSggvUZqA
about 1 month ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Here is important information in both English & Spanish regarding the continuation of FREE meals service for anyone 18 years of age or younger.
2 months ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Congratulations to the following Seniors for earning Top 10 academically in the 2020 Graduating Class, #CometProud!
2 months ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Please see the link for updated information on meal pick up for this week which will be on Thursday, April 9 NOT Friday, April 10: https://5il.co/eve2
3 months ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Congratulations to the DDSD Music Department which earned another NAMM "Best Communities for Music Education" award. #CometProud
3 months ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Biz Tank would like to give our high school students the opportunity to join their networking organization. Please Read more here: https://5il.co/eana
4 months ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
We would like to remind everyone that there is still time to sign up and select your courses for Comet Summer Camp. Course selection closes on Wednesday, April 15. For more information go to: https://www.ddschools.org/o/delavan-darien/page/summer-school--74
4 months ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
Delavan-Darien High School and the Delavan-Darien School District are proud to announce that Jarod Comas, a senior at DDHS, was recently selected for the Good Citizen award from the Daughters of the American Revolution. Read more here: https://5il.co/e3eg
4 months ago, Brian Vissers
Jim Karedes
DDHS Parents: Please verify your mailing address, home & cell phone, & high school students' phone numbers are updated and accurate in Infinite Campus. Access your Parent Portal at https://wicloud1.infinitecampus.org/campus/delavan_darien.jsp. Please do this by March 30th.
4 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
April 6th DDHS Choir Concert Cancelled The Delavan-Darien High School choir concert scheduled for April 6th is cancelled due to Covid-19. The DDHS choirs hope to share their music with you at their May Pops concert. Please stay tuned for more updates. Stay home, stay strong, and stay healthy!
4 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
PROM 2020 (April 4) Postponed Indefinitely Please be advised that due to the state shutdown of all public & private schools that the DDHS Prom, scheduled for 4/4/2020, has been postponed indefinitely at this time.
4 months ago, Jim Karedes
Brian Vissers
​Per the state mandate all school in the Delavan-Darien School District are closed from March 16 to April 6. Please check our website and social media (Facebook & Twitter) for updates.
4 months ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
The Delavan-Darien High School Business Boardroom is open! Business students at DDHS were busy today experiencing the new business media room at DDHS. Business students had the opportunity to come up with current topics and even record Podcasts. #CometProud
4 months ago, Brian Vissers
Brian Vissers
The Empty Bowls Event scheduled for March 17 at Phoenix Middle School has been delayed until further notice. Keep checking our website and social media for updates.
4 months ago, Brian Vissers
Jim Karedes
The DDHS Student Council is sponsoring a Blood Drive on Thursday, March 5, 2020 from 8 AM until 1 PM at the high school. Please contact Ms. Sydne Guillien, Student Council Advisor, at sguillien@ddschools.org or at 262-233-6683 to sign-up for an appointment.
5 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS celebrated Winter Week with several festivities, including Twins Day (pictured are senior Andrew O'Neil & social studies intern teacher, Mr. Browning). We will celebrate with an assembly this afternoon and Sadie's Dance on 2/8 from 8-11 PM.
5 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS 10th-12th grade students are offered the opportunity to take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) on Feb. 11, 2020. Sign-up for this exam before 2/7/20 in Student Services. This test is offered free of charge and is highly supported by administration.
5 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS 10th-12th grade students are offered the opportunity to take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) on Feb. 11, 2020. Sign-up for this exam before 2/7/20 in Student Services. This test is offered free of charge and is highly supported by administration.
5 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS Hoops 4 Hunger - Attend the DDHS Boys' Basketball Game on February 11, 2020 and bring in non-perishable food items (students require 2 or more, adults 3 or more) to get in free & earn a ticket for our gift card raffle, which will occur at halftime that evening.
5 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS Prom Dress Drive - Support our students by donating new or gently used formal dresses for PROM. All sizes are welcome and can be dropped off at DDHS anytime (8 AM - 3 PM) from now until 3/6/2020. Please only donate dresses that are in style & clean.
5 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS had 3 seniors get admitted to UW-Rock County & 13 seniors get admitted to UW-Whitewater on January 28 when our counselors invited those schools to come in and support our students! We have several more students that will be taking advantage of future opportunities.
5 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS had 3 seniors get admitted to UW-Rock County & 13 seniors get admitted to UW-Whitewater on January 28 when our counselors invited those schools to come in and support our students! We have several more students that will be taking advantage of future opportunities.
5 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Incoming 8th Grade Information: Jan. 30 & 31 (7:30 AM - noon) DDHS Counselors will present to the entire Phoenix Middle School 8th grade class showcasing the different courses, sports, clubs and activities at DDHS!
6 months ago, Jim Karedes
Brian Vissers
DDHS students had the opportunity to participate in an outstanding cyber safety presentation by Sergeant Tom Rich who is from New Jersey.
6 months ago, Brian Vissers
Jim Karedes
DDHS is proud to share that nine students have completed all three Hospitality courses & the Guest Service Gold exam to receive the Hospitality Essentials Certificate from Gateway Technical College. DDHS is the only high school to offer a certified instructor for the program.
6 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS Won the 2nd Annual Hunt Off Hunger Food Drive Campaign sponsored by the Walworth County Conservation Wardens.  This is the second consecutive year that DDHS has won the food drive by donating 1500 pounds of food to our St. Andrews Food Pantry right here in Delavan.
7 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Join us in the DDHS Auditorium at 7 PM this evening for our Annual Holiday Choir Concert. Please consider bringing non-perishable food items, as well, to support our Hunt Off Hunger Food Drive.
7 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
All parents of DDHS students are invited to our Community Collaboration meeting tonight (12/02/2019), beginning at 6 PM in Quad 147 at DDHS. Please join us to learn more about what is happening at DDHS.
7 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
This Friday, Nov. 22, the DDHS Jazz Ensemble will be performing with the Badger High School Jazz Ensemble and the Northern Illinois University Jazz Orchestra at Badger High School at 7 PM. Tickets are only $5 and can be purchased from Mr. Stark or the night of the event.
8 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Come join us for a free night of One-Act Plays in the DDHS Auditorium! - Saturday, Nov. 23 - 7 PM - Sunday, Nov. 24 - 2 PM We will be performing three short plays: * They Eat Sun Not Zebras * Lord of the Pies * We are Masks
8 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
We need volunteers for our Reality Fair on Tuesday, Nov. 20, from 7:45-11 a.m. at DDHS. Volunteers will help manage various table stations. If you wish to help out, please contact DDHS business education teacher Jodi Scott at 262-233-6634 or via email at jscott@ddschools.org.
9 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Sept. 18 Homecoming Reminder - Parents/Guardians, please note that DDHS releases at 2 PM today for Homecoming Games. (Buses will run at 2:43.) We have Boys' Volleyball at 4 PM in the DDHS Main Gym today, followed by Girls' Powder Puff in Borg Stadium. The community is invited.
10 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Picture Day at DDHS - Student pictures for the yearbook and parent purchase will be taken on Friday, September 13. Please remind your high school student to dress nicely that day for their yearbook and student identification photo.
10 months ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Community Collaboration - We encourage and invite all DDHS parents to join us this coming Monday evening (Sept. 9) for our monthly Community Collaboration Meeting at 6 PM in Quad 147 here at DDHS. If you have questions, please feel free to call us at 262-233-6601.
10 months ago, Jim Karedes
Monica Hudak
SAVE THE DATE Freshman First Day Thursday August 22nd, 2019 8:00 –12:00 p.m. We look forward to meeting your incoming son/daughter for a day of fun. Activities include getting their lockers, meeting teachers, and getting an opportunity to become familiar with DDHS. (For specific questions email Ms. Parker at kparker@ddschools.org)
12 months ago, Monica Hudak
Monica Hudak
Parent/Athlete meeting 7/31 @6:00 pm in the High School Auditorium Learn about requirements to participate, fees and online registration Meet your coaches for the fall. Don't miss this exciting event Go Comets!
12 months ago, Monica Hudak
DDSD
The DDHS 2019 Graduation Ceremony live stream is available here! Ceremony starts at 6:30pm. https://youtu.be/dBGLxVlM_QI
about 1 year ago, DDSD
Jim Karedes
Memorial Day, Monday, May 27. Come out to the Parade to watch the DDHS Marching Band perform!
about 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Jazz in the Park - Saturday, June 1 (3 PM)
about 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS AP Art Show & Pops Concert - Wednesday, May 22 (6 PM Art Show / 7 PM Concert)
about 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS Orchestra Concert - Tuesday, May 21 (7 PM)
about 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS Band Concert - Wednesday May 15 @ 7 PM
about 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDHS One Act Plays - Saturday, May 18 (7 PM) & Sunday, May 19 (2 PM)
about 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
44th Annual FFA Alumni Work Auction - Thank you to all community members that supported our annual FFA Auction on April 9th. Through your supporting efforts we raised over $18,000 for our FFA chapter.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
DDYES Day of Service CANCELLED. We are sad to share that the DAYS Board of Directors has decided to cancel the DDYES! Day of Service to the Delavan-Darien Community. Thank you for your prior service.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
ACT Aspire Testing for ALL Freshmen & Sophomores This is a reminder that all grade 9 & 10 students will be taking the ACT Aspire exams on April 9, 10, 11, 16 & 17. Block schedule will run on April 9/10 & 16/17 as follows: odd periods April 9 & 16, even periods April 10 & 17.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Delavan Lanes is hosting an open lanes bowling opportunity for DDHS students this Saturday (April 6), from 10 PM until 1 AM. Cost is $10 per person and includes unlimited cosmic bowling and pizza. [This is not a school sponsored event.]
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
10th Grade Wisconsin Forward Testing - DDHS Sophomores will be taking Part 1 of 2 of the Wisconsin Forward Social Studies Exam on Wednesday, March 20 and Thursday, March 21.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Footloose!!! Amazing first performance Friday night by our student thespians!!! Performing for a sold-out audience. Be sure to get here early Saturday night or Sunday afternoon for the performance of the year!
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
BLOOD DRIVE - Come out and support our Blood Drive from 8 AM until 1 PM today, March 7, 2019 at DDHS.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Community Collaboration (6 PM, Monday March 4) - If you're interested in hearing more about DDHS and what is happening, please consider attending the Community Collaboration meeting at 6 PM in Quad 151 @ DDHS.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Congratulations to TRENT HERNANDEZ, the CHAMPION of The 3rd Annual High School Pitch Competition sponsored by Geneva Supply & BizTank, hosted at UW-Whitewater this afternoon! Please look for more information in the high school NEWS on our webpage.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Please join us between 8 AM and 1 PM Thursday, March 7, for our annual blood drive. Call 262-233-6675 or email ahehn@ddschools.org to schedule an appointment.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Excellent Turnout for Realtor's Breakfast!!! Thank you to all the Realtors from the area, as well as several of our very own DDHS Students, for providing tours of all that DDHS offers our students. Realtors were impressed that we offer more than most!
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
UW Band at DDHS - Please join us this Saturday, at 1:00, for the University of Wisconsin Band performance at Delavan-Darien High School. Tickets can be purchased in advance in the main office of the high school. Get your tickets before they're sold out!
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
If you're interested in learning more or supporting our career, technology, auto's, metals or woods programs, please consider joining us at our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Meeting on Tuesday, February 19, beginning at 6:30 PM in our Fab Lab @ DDHS.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Please mark your calendars that ONLY JUNIORS will be attending school on Wednesday, February 20, 2019. They will be taking the ACT on that date and cannot be late! They will get done and may go home upon completion, around 1:00 PM.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
The Sadie Hawkin's Dance is still on for this Saturday night (February 2) from 8-11 PM. Students will not be permitted to leave and re-enter. Doors will be locked for entry at 9 PM.
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes
Jim Karedes
Please check back here often, and be sure to bookmark this page as we are launching our new website!
over 1 year ago, Jim Karedes