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DeSoto Central High School
Posted On: Thursday, April 19, 2018

It's a great day to be a Jaguar!


  • The graduation ceremony for the class of 2018 will be held at the Landers Center on May 29, 2018 at 7:00 pm. 
  • All students should have a handbook, and you are responsible for the information in the handbook.   And, you should have it with you during the school day.            
  • Seniors:  Make sure that your are familiar with the section of your handbook on page 29 about college visits.  All college visits must be pre-approved and you can get the paperwork in the attendance office.  If you go on a college visit without prior approval, it will count against you for exemption purposes.  Make sure that you plan ahead.
  • Student council elections will be held Friday.  Elections will be open on Election Runner from 8:00 am and close at 8:00 pm.  The link will be located on the school website.  Please vote on Friday.  Your voice matters.
  • DC Spring Color Run will be this Saturday, April 21, at 8:00 am.  To sign up go to WWW.EVENTBRITE.COM.
  • Applications for DCHS Ambassadors for the 2018-2019 school year are now available.  This honor is reserved for upcoming juniors and seniors.  Application packets are available outside of the attendance office and G 102.  These applications are due back by April 27th. 
  • Seniors:  senior field day tank tops are now on sale for $15.  Order forms can be found in Mrs. Chalk's room B24 and Mrs. Benson's room B29.
  • Auditions for Speech and Debate team will be held April 24 & 25 in B21.  Students will need to stop by and B21 and see Ms. Castoria this week for an application.
  • Anyone interested in trying out for nest year's Knowledge Bowl team needs to come by room B26 before the end of the school day Friday for information on tryouts. 
  • Colorguard tryouts are on April 23, 26, 30 and May 1, and 3 at 3:45- 6:00.  Bring athletic clothes, shoes, and water.  Meet in the Band Hall.
  • Attention all swimmers (current or future) for the 2018/19.  Please pick up your information/physical packet from Coach Walls.  We will be having an informational/tryout meeting just before school gets out.  More details later.  Any questions contact Coach Caster or Coach Walls.
  • Boys and girls Golf Friday at Riverbend.
  • Track Regional Saturday.
  • Speech and Debate will competing in Jackson at the State competition. 
  • Softball vs. St. Benedict Thursday.
  • Baseball at St. Benedict Thursday.




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