Thursday, May 11


Today Celebrates: Eat What You Want Day and Twilight Zone Day!

Lunch for today includes: Turkey Bacon Cheeseburger, Chili with Chips, Sweet Potato Fries, Steamed Brussel Sprouts, Diced Peaches, and Milk.

For kids who struggle with their mental health, talking to someone and getting extra support or help can make a big difference. Check in on your mental health, talk to someone you trust, and ask for help when you need it. Remember, YOUR MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS!

Seniors! Your baby/toddler photos are needed! You have 10 days to get them in or you WILL NOT appear in the pre-graduation video! Submit ONE baby photo to [email protected] between now and May 19th. Make sure you include your first AND last name in the subject line. You will receive a reply email confirming your submission. If you have a hard copy of a photo, you can bring it in to Mr. Thompson to be scanned and returned, just make sure your full name is written on the back of the photo.

Decatur Theatre would like to invite you to its annual production of Shakespeare Under the Stars. A Midsummer Night’s Dream, a Comedy in 5 Acts, will be running performances May 18th and 19th at 7:00 pm, and May 20th at 1:00 pm and 7:00 pm in the Gladys C. Burbage Courtyard Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and can be purchased at the door or online at If there are any questions about tickets or the production, see Mr. Cater in the Black Box Theatre. We look forward to seeing you there.

Gaming Group members: There is still one more week left of the After School Academy, so please plan on meeting on Monday, May 15th.

Attention Art Club Members! Our yearbook club picture is scheduled for 3:15 p.m. TODAY, May 11th. Please meet in room C127 at 3:00 PM for the picture.

Decatur Nation! Are you ready for it…? (Roll Show Choir Commercial 0:33) Come out TONIGHT for the spring show choir concert, taking place in auditorium beginning at 7:00! We hope to see you there!

And the answers are in! Let’s take a look at some fantastic facts about SDHS teachers.

Mr. Foell does a lot of cooking in his home.

Mrs. Kim Patrick lived for a year as a ski bum in Colorado after she graduated college.
Mrs. Hulburd lived in Italy as an exchange student in high school and came home speaking the language like a native!

Mr. vonRigler has never been able to smell!

And Mr. Hinkle caught 2 White Marlins during the first full week in August!

And now for today’s questions….

Which SDHS teacher was able to attend a World Series game?

Which SDHS teacher has four children but was only pregnant twice?

Which SDHS teacher has been to 15 rap concerts – and his or her mother was in a motorcycle gang!

Which SDHS teacher has modeled and had his or her picture in a magazine? This same teacher also had a pet hedgehog before realizing they are nocturnal…

and finally…Which SDHS teacher sang the National Anthem for the Governor of Maryland in 2005?

Be sure to submit your answers to the Schoology link today!

For Sports:

Interested in becoming a Decatur cheerleader? Sign up for the Cheer Clinic on June 10th beginning at 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Learn and work on stunting, tumbling, jumps, cheer, and dance! The clinic is open for any current and future Seahawk cheerleader aged 5 to 18. Registration is $30 for current Decatur students, and $45 for non-students. If you have any questions, see Coach Johnson in room C129.

Remember to base your decisions on the Decatur Way principles. Pride, Achievement, Respect, and Responsibility. Have a PARR-ific Thursday Decatur!