Delta 9th and 10th grade students will present their National History Day projects to community judges, in preparation for NHD regionals competition at Eastern Washington University on February 25th.
Projects include historical papers, websites, exhibits, and documentary films. All projects are connected to this year's theme of Taking a Stand in history. All projects will be on display for a Student Showcase Night from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Come check it out!
STEM-Con is our annual Spring Field Trip Day, full of career exploration and fascinating workshops with industry professionals and college professors! 9th and 10th grade students will select workshops at WSU Tri-Cities, 11th grade students participate in industry specific tours tied to their personal career interests around southeast Washington, and 12th grade students will participate in college-readiness activities.
All students will host their family for a student-led conference to close out Trimester 2. Attendance at SLCs is required. Students will bring home postcards with their assigned day/time by Monday, March 13th. If you need to reschedule your conference time, please contact your student's advisor. We look forward to seeing you. Thank you!
Please join us for our Trimester 2 Family Awards Night! Students are recognized for honor roll, perfect attendance, and other academic awards, including Poetry Out Loud and NHD Regional winners. Students who will be recognized at the event will receive an invitation at their trimester 2 student-led conference.
Delta High Natural Helpers will participate in camp. Please see Ms. Muir for more details. Thank you!
Delta Juniors will participate in 2 job shadow experiences throughout the week. Students are matched to local workplaces, based on their identified career interests.
Delta parents - can your business host a Delta job shadow? Please contact Heather Hoppe, Community Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
Tentative Date - NHD Regional winners will travel to NHD State Competition and the change to qualify for national competition in Washington, DC. Good luck, competitors!
Our annual Delta Intern Fair is the chance for Delta juniors to meet with 30+ businesses, non-profits, and schools for the opportunity to serve as a senior intern with their organization. This is the first level of interviews for senior internship positions.
Delta parents - Can your organization use a skilled intern? If you'd like to explore the possibility of hosting a Delta internship, please contact Juli Weisgerber, Work-Based Learning Coordinator, at email@example.com. Thank you!
Our spring student awards ceremony is not to be missed! Students are recognized for passing state assessments for graduation, citizenship, and more. This annual event kicks off spring state testing.
All 10th grade students must pass the Smarter Balanced Assessment in English Language Arts prior to graduation. The assessment is administered in students' ELA class, and includes a computer-adaptive test (CAT) featuring multiple-choice and short-response questions, a class activity, and a performance task (PT). For more information on the SBA, please visit www.smarterbalanced.org.
All 11th grade students must pass the Smarter Balanced Assessment in Mathematics prior to graduation. The assessment is administered in students' math class; 10th graders in Integrated Math III or higher will also be tested. The exam includes a computer-adaptive test (CAT) featuring multiple-choice and short-response questions, a class activity, and a performance task (PT). For more information on the SBA, please visit www.smarterbalanced.org.
All 10th grade students must pass the Biology End of Course exam prior to graduation. The assessment is administered in students' science class, and includes three sections. We anticipate changes to the Washington State science assessment, and will keep you updated as changes are made known.
Please join us for the Class of 2017 Commencement Ceremony, Thursday, June 1st, 7:00 p.m., at the Tri-Cities Convention Center in Kennewick. Congratulations to all of our graduates!
All 11th grade students will participate in mock interviews in preparation for senior internships. Students prepare a formal resume and cover letter, and each student completes at least 2 interviews with community volunteers. It's a day to dress for success and shine!
Join us for an evening of poetry! Classroom and wildcard winners will perform poems from the Poetry Out Loud Anthology; the first place winner will represent Delta at the regional competition in early February. Good luck, competitors!
Our 2nd annual Winter Wishes Assembly will be held on Monday, December 19th. Students can nominate peers to have a wish fulfilled for the winter season during our annual Winter Wishes campaign November 1st - 23rd. In partnership with Parents of Delta Students (PoDS), we work to fulfill these wishes. Students receive their "wishes" after the December 19th assembly, which will focus on overcoming obstacles and helping others.
Please join us for our Trimester 1 Family Awards Night! Students are recognized for honor roll, perfect attendance, and other academic awards. Students who will be recognized at the event will receive an invitation at their trimester 1 student-led conference.
We look forward to seeing you at our Trimester 1 Student-Led Conferences on Monday, November 28th, and Tuesday, November 29th! Conferences are scheduled between 11:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. each day. There are NO classes (aka NO SCHOOL) on either conference day. Student-led conferences are an opportunity for our students to share their successes and challenges from the past trimester with their advisor and an important adult in their life. Students also receive their T1 report cards.
Join our Delta High School Student Senate in supporting our local food banks, as well as our Delta Food Pantry, this winter season! All non-perishable food donations will be accepted in advisory classrooms. Stay tuned to Senate announcements for more details. The Food Drive runs from November 1st - November 18th. Thank you!
An annual signature event, the Delta High AutumnFest is not to be missed! Dress up for the costume contest, hang out with friends, and participate in activities from dancing to a photo booth! Tickets will go on sale at the Delta Student Store approximately two weeks in advance. This event is sponsored by the Delta High Student Senate.
Our annual fall field trip will find Deltonians all over Washington State!
PSAT Testing for all 10th and 11th grade students will occur during the morning session. Be sure to get a good night's sleep, eat a healthy breakfast, and arrive on time. Good luck!
All Deltonians are welcome! Come meet and greet the Delta Class of 2020. Free food, music, and fun! This event is sponsored by the Delta High Student Senate.
Come check out Delta clubs, visit with other Delta students and parents, and meet school staff. Fun, good music, and free root beer floats - we hope to see you there!
Welcome back, Deltonians! Pick up your schedule in the Dining Hall beginning at 8:00 a.m. It's going to be a great year!
Hooray! We welcome all of our new freshmen for the first day of school on Tuesday, August 30th, 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Students will receive their schedule, meet their teachers, and participate in orientation workshops to start the year off right.