The Business Professionals of America State Competition was held this past weekend at Boise State University. Declo students competed in a variety of events where many medaled and five placed high enough to qualify for the BPA National Leadership Conference and Competition in Florida in May. To qualify for the national competition, students had to place in the top two in team events or top three in individual events. Congratulations Declo Business Professionals!
Qualifiers for the national competition include:
Global Marketing Team, 1st place - Hazel Thomander, Jakeb Garrard, Shaeley Silcock, Sam Slusser
Prepared Speech, 2nd place - Jakeb Garrard
Administrative Support Research, 3rd place - Kaylee Teagan
Medalists (Top Six)
Economic Research Team - Kaylee Teagan, Dallan Christinsen
Adminitstrative Support Team - Gretchen Pirtle, Bridy Chritchrield, Keirra Koyle, Carlyn Osterhout
Small Business Management Team - Jayci Murdock, Jessica Lewis, Eliza VanLeuven, and Kenzie Darrington
Others in the Top Ten
Graphic Design Promotion - Carlyn Osterhout
Advanced Interview Skills - Dallan Christensen
Fundamental Word Processing - Ella Sharp, Brooklyn Hoopes
Integrated Office Applications - Brooklyn Hoopes
Digital Publishing - Bridy Chritchfield
"These young guys are playing checkers. I'm out there playing chess." ~ Kobe Bryant
Declo High School is looking for a few good teachers and coaches. Current job openings are:
See the School District Employment Page or call Principal Roland Bott (208) 654-2030 for more information.
Our Hornet Cheerleaders & Dancers recently competed in their respective district competitions where they both did extremely well. The dancers placed first in all 5 dance divisions were crowned District Champions. The cheerleaders placed first in Show, Sideline, and Pom, second in stunt, and were also crowned District Champions. Both teams were also recognized this year as State Academic Champions. Way to go girls!
Both squads will be headed to Nampa in three weeks to compete in the 2017 Idaho High School Dance and Cheer State Championships at the Ford Idaho Center. The dancers compete on Friday, March 17th and the cheerleaders compete on Saturday, March 18th. Here is tournament information for Dance or Cheer.
The Declo Boys Basketball Team won the District IV 2A Championship Wednesday night, throroughly thrashing the Trojans. The boys head to the State Tournament at Capital High School next Thursday, March 2nd where they will play at 6:15pm. You can find more detailed information, including brackets, here.
The Idaho High School Activities Association is pleased to recognize the Declo High School 2016-17 Boys Basketball Team as the 2A Academic State Champion and the Declo High School 2016-17 Dance Team as the 3A/2A/1A Academic State Champion in their respective sport/activity. This award is presented to the varsity team in each classification that achieves the highest cumulative grade point average. The IHSAA and its official sponsor, The United Dairymen of Idaho, congratulate these student-athletes for their outstanding academic achievement and commitment to excellence through athletics.
View the complete list of champions here.
Declo's bowlers excelled at the State Tournament held in Burley. Individual placers were:
Alex Moss 3rd
Hunter Oppe 4th
Ty Blauer 5th
Dillon Johnson 6th
The honor roll for second quarter has been posted on the website. Find it on the academics channel above.
Miss Mamer and her Ag Students attended the 212/360 Leadership Conference offered by the FFA in Pocatello this week. The students stayed in Pocatello, attending leadership workshops, taking part in a service project, and meeting FFA members from all around Idaho.
Also, the students were visted by guest Jake Powell from Idaho Fish And Game. He talked to the students about trapping--demonstrated setting traps and laws for it. The students also were able to see various pelts.
Monday: corn Dog.
Tuesday: Chicken Alfredo.
Wednesday: Cooks Choice.
Thursday: Taco Salad.
Friday: Chicken & Noodles.
Food Drive: March 6th - March 16th we will be collecting canned foods and other nonperishable goods. This will be a class competition with the winning class having a pizza party. The food collected will be going to our local food banks. Freshman to Mrs. Silcock, sophomores to Mr. Knowles, juniors to Mrs. Young, and seniors to Ms. Jackson.
Wednesday: Junior class officers meeting at 11:50 in Mrs. Allred's room.
Monday: Baseball at Filer at 3:30pm. Bus leaves at 1pm.
Tuesday: Softball at Filer at 3:30pm. Bus leaves at 1pm.
Tuesday: Golf at Clear Lakes at 2pm. Bus leaves at 11:45am.
Wednesday: Golf at Canyon Springs at 2pm. Bus leaves at 12noon.
Thursday: Track at Kimberly at 2pm. Bus leaves at 12:15pm.
Thursday: Baseball and Softball at home with Firth at 3:30pm.
Friday: End of the 3rd quarter.
Friday & Saturday: State Dance and Cheer in Nampa. Bus will leave on Thursday at 3pm.
Welcome To A New School Year!
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Melissa
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Golf @ Burley
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM BB @ Malad
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM SBv Buhl
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM TR @ Gooding
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent Teacher-Conferences
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Melissa
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Parent Teacher-Conferences
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM BB @ Firth
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM SB @ Firth