Wednesday, February 3, 2016
NEWS ROUNDUP: Alumni Basketball, Transferring Students, Parents Night
Here is the news that is trending in Dorchester right now:
DHS Alumni Basketball Is March 18-20: School officials say the annual DHS Alumni Basketball Tournament is set for March 18-20. For alumni who wish to participate, call Brent Zoubek, DPS Activities Director, at (402) 418-1019 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The Dorchester Community Foundation steak feed will take place on Saturday, March 19, according to several Dorchester Foundation members. This should be a swinging weekend in Dorchester, as usual.
Student Transfer Information Due By April 30: Many students just do better in a small school environment. Do you know students from nearby communities interested in attending Dorchester Public School -- noted for its caring educators and top-notch faculty? If so, students will need to have their option-enrollment paperwork completed no later than April 30. Contact the Dorchester School for more details at (402) 946-2781.
DHS Parents' Night Is Feb. 12: Parents' Night/Senior Night at DHS will be held Friday, Feb. 12. DHS will take on McCool Junction with girls JV at 4:30 p.m., boys JV at 5:15 p.m., girls varsity at 6:15 p.m. and boys varsity at 8 p.m. Parents will be introduced at the conclusion of the girls' varsity contest.
Dorchester Jr. High Quiz Bowl Team Takes 3rd Place: According to school officials, Dorchester's Junior High quiz bowl team took third place recently at the twelve-team Crossroads Conference competition. Team members included Abby Plouzek, Breanna Muff, Lexi Shaw, Ridge Hoffman, Josh Thompson, Mitchell Kratochvil and Jacob Keller. Alternates were Jacee Zoubek, Alli Novak, Luisa Bonilla and Kohl Tyser. Sandy Severance was the team's coach.