Congratulations to all of our athletes that competed at the State Track meet this past weekend! Athletes that received medals this weekend: Collin Bachand placed 3rd place in the 7th grade boys Long Jump! Mikayla Chambers placed 6th in 7th grade girls 1600M run and 4th in the 7th grade girls 800M run! Graham Meister placed 4th in the 7th grade boys Discus and is the 2022 STATE CHAMPION in the 7th grade boys Shot Put, with a school record throw of 43'04"!
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Congratulations to the all of our track and field athletes that qualified for the State Track meet this weekend! The athletes will compete Friday and Saturday. Boys: Graham Meister: Shot Put, Discus Evan Olson: Discus Collin Bachand: Long Jump, 400 Ethan Pakula: Discus Joey Farris: 1600 Girls: Mikayla Chambers: 1600, 800, 4x400 Delaney Boucher: 400, 4x400, 4x200 Kit Connor: 4x200, 4x400 Isabel Hakey: 4x200, 4x400 Chloe Leithleiter: 4x200 Bianca Noriega: alternate in 4x200 June Woods: alternate in 4x400
Due to cold and inclement weather tonight's track meet has been canceled. There will be no boys practice. The girls will practice INSIDE until 4:30.
Tonight's 7th and 8th grade volleyball match with Manteno has been cancelled.
Dwight High School is inviting all 8th grade students to attend Senior night festivities at the Boys Basketball game on Friday, February 11th. DTHS will also be recognizing Coach Joe Stevenson, who is retiring from coaching after 25 years. The JV game starts at 5:30. Coach Stevenson will be honored at halftime of the JV game, which will be at approximately 5:50PM. Also, the DTHS Senior Boys and the cheerleaders will be performing a co-ed dance. So come on over Friday night @ 5:30PM! 8th grade students will be able to enter the game FREE of charge.
Tonight's Sectional Championship game has been moved to Thursday night. Game time and location remains the same, 6:30pm at Gardner. The 8th grade Regional Championship game has been moved to Friday night. Game time is yet to be determined. There will be no practices today, Wednesday, February 2.
Due to concerns with Covid-19, the 7th and 8th grade girls volleyball programs will be taking a pause until Monday February 7th. Teams will not be practicing or participating in games during this time. 8th grade night is rescheduled for Monday February 14th. We appreciate your understanding at this time. Thank you.
Due to concerns with Covid-19, the 7th and 8th grade boys basketball programs will be taking a pause until Monday January 24th. Teams will not be practicing or participating in games during this time. 8th grade night will be rescheduled. More information will be coming soon. We appreciate your understanding at this time. Thank you.
Congratulations to our 7th Grade Boys Basketball team for winning the IVC Tournament Championship on Friday. They defeated Saratoga 39-11!
Due to weather and field conditions we are postponing tomorrow night's Fall Fest. We are working on another date. When we have a new date we will let everyone know.
Tonight's Fall Fest has been postponed due to weather and field conditions. Fall Fest has been rescheduled for Friday October 29th.
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Welcome to Redbird Athletics for 2021! Registration for Softball, Baseball, Cheerleading, and Girls Basketball is now open. Initial registration is for 6-8th grade students, except cheerleading. Once we see if there is a need for more athletes, 5th graders will be able to register. All athletes will need to be registered for school, on 8 to 18, and have a current physical on file in the office before the deadlines: Softball: July 16th Baseball: July 23rd Girls Basketball: August 20th Cheerleading: September 30th Sports fees are not paid during school registration. Sports fees can be payable to Dwight Common School as follows: One child/one sport: $30 One child two or more sports: $60 Multiple children in two or more sports: $90 Any questions, please email, Mr. Jenkins; firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Reminders: ARRIVAL & DISMISSAL PROCEDURES -DIAGONAL ZONES: QUICK DROP-OFF/PICK-UP -DIAGONAL ZONES are designed for convenient parent drop-off and pick-up. -DIAGONAL ZONES are for expedited drop-off/pick-up of students without adult exit of vehicles. -Any parent leaving their vehicle must pull into a parking space (west of the main entrance/along circle drive). -Vehicles should pull forward to the front of the zone, NOT STOPPING in the center. -Students should exit curbside only. -PLEASE DO NOT park in the handicapped spot directly in front of the diagonal zone. -PLEASE DO NOT walk across the grassy areas from the church parking lot. Please walk around using the crosswalk/sidewalk.
APPROPRIATE CHROMEBOOK USAGE Dwight Public Schools is proud to be able to loan Chromebooks to students for remote learning during this unprecedented time in education. We want to remind all students that the use of these school owned devices is limited to EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES ONLY. Students should be utilizing the Chromebook for teacher assigned and directed activities. Student logins are monitored and any misuse may result in your device being disabled. Some examples of misuse include, but are not limited to the following: general internet searches that do not pertain to teacher assigned activities, the use of websites such as YouTube for non-educational activities, and use of gmail for personal use. We are excited to see what our students are able to accomplish during this remote learning adventure!