Sunday, November 11, 2018

NOVEMBER 12 - 16, 2018

CONGRATULATIONS TO BOTH OUR INFANTIL AND PREJUVENIL TEAMS FOR THEIR OUTSTANDING PARTICIPATION IN THE ABSH BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT!



KUDOS TO OUR PREJUVENIL TEAM FOR WINNING THE 2nd PLACE AND THE SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD IN THEIR CATEGORY!!! 



IMPORTANT

  • ELECTRONIC DEVICES - as part of their school supplies, students are required to bring a laptop or a tablet with a keyboard in order to work in class. The use of cell phones as a working device will no longer be allowed as it not appropriate for typing and it also creates distraction with the use of social media. Laptops and tablets connect through our school’s wifi and allows us to control the child’s content.

  • HOLIDAY BASKETS CONTRIBUTION - It is customary at Discovery School for our  families to come together towards the holiday season and open their hearts to share with our community. This year, the school is looking at preparing 29 holiday baskets for our maintenance, support, and security staff. We are asking for a family contribution of L150 to be sent before Friday, November 16. Please place your contribution in a sealed envelope with your family name, and send it to school or give it to one of your homeroom teachers. These proceeds will be used to buy staples for the holiday baskets that will be given out before the Holiday break.  


REMINDERS

  • ATTENDANCE - Traffic is difficult for everybody in the city. Please make the necessary arrangements so your child arrives to school before 7:55 am.
  • BLOGS – we remind all parents and students to check the blogs every Monday afternoon (preferably) in order to be informed of the week’s content.
  • HOMEWORK CALENDAR – is a very useful tool to keep track of homework, quizzes and tests, etc. The homework calendar is located within every blog.
  • ENGRADEPRO – check accounts frequently to monitor progress
  • COMMUNICATION - If there is an issue that you wish to discuss regarding the Middle School and High School blogs, homework calendar, and/or Engradepro, please send an  email to Ms. Gloria (gpalacios@discoveryschool.edu.hn)

DATES TO REMEMBER

  • Friday, November 16 - Early dismissal and Progress Reports go home
  • November 15 - 17, ABSH Art and Music @ La Estancia School
  • November 22 and 23 - Thanksgiving holiday
  • Thursday, December 6 - Songfest
  • Friday, December 7 - Review day for grades 10 - 12
  • Monday, December 10 and Tuesday, December 11 - Review days for grades 10 - 12
  • Wednesday, December 12 - Friday, December 14 - Semester exams for grades 10 - 12

Friday, November 2, 2018

NOVEMBER 5 - 9, 2018

SECONDARY NEWS  

IMPORTANT

  • ELECTRONIC DEVICES - as part of their school supplies, students are required to bring a laptop or a tablet with a keyboard in order to work in class. The use of cell phones as a working device will no longer be allowed as it not appropriate for typing and it also creates distraction with the use of social media. Laptops and tablets connect through our school’s wifi and allows us to control the child’s content.

  • HOLIDAY BASKETS CONTRIBUTION - It is customary at Discovery School for our  families to come together towards the holiday season and open their hearts to share with our community. This year, the school is looking at preparing 29 holiday baskets for our maintenance, support, and security staff. We are asking for a family contribution of L150 to be sent before Friday, November 16. Please place your contribution in a sealed envelope with your family name, and send it to school or give it to one of your homeroom teachers. These proceeds will be used to buy staples for the holiday baskets that will be given out before the Holiday break.  



REMINDERS

  • ATTENDANCE - Traffic is difficult for everybody in the city. Please make the necessary arrangements so your child arrives to school before 7:55 am.
  • BLOGS – we remind all parents and students to check the blogs every Monday afternoon (preferably) in order to be informed of the week’s content.
  • HOMEWORK CALENDAR – is a very useful tool to keep track of homework, quizzes and tests, etc. The homework calendar is located within every blog.
  • ENGRADEPRO – check accounts frequently to monitor progress
  • COMMUNICATION - If there is an issue that you wish to discuss regarding the Middle School and High School blogs, homework calendar, and/or Engradepro, please send an  email to Ms. Gloria (gpalacios@discoveryschool.edu.hn)

DATES TO REMEMBER

  • November 7 - 11, ABSH Basketball in San Pedro Sula @ EIS (Infantil and Pre juvenil boys teams)
  • Friday, November 9 - Midterm
  • Friday, November 16 - Early dismissal and Progress Reports go home
  • November 15 - 17, ABSH Art and Music @ La Estancia School
  • November 22 and 23 - Thanksgiving holiday
  • Thursday, December 6 - Songfest
  • Friday, December 7 - Review day for grades 10 - 12
  • Monday, December 10 and Tuesday, December 11 - Review days for grades 10 - 12
  • Wednesday, December 12 - Friday, December 14 - Semester exams for grades 10 - 12


Thursday, October 25, 2018

OCTOBER 29 - NOVEMBER 2



SECONDARY NEWS 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

ELECTRONIC DEVICES - as part of their school supplies, students are required to bring a laptop or a tablet with a keyboard in order to work in class. The use of cell phones as a working device will no longer be allowed as it not appropriate for typing and it also creates distraction with the use of social media. Laptops and tablets connect through our school’s wifi and allows us to control the child’s content.

FUNDACION ABRIGO - provides lodging for families from outside Tegucigalpa who bring patients to Hospital Escuela. Discovery School has been a partner in solidarity with Fundacion Abrigo for the past years. We are asking for a donation of 1 gallon of disinfectant per family. Please send us your donation per family by Wednesday, October 31.

AASCA Basketball (Costa Rica) - Kudos to our boys’ basketball team who are in San Jose ready to play basketball. Thank you Ms. Yery, Mr. Alvin, and Mr. Steven for all the hard work with our student-athletes.

  • David Martinez
  • Oliver Sanders
  • Nestor Aguilar
  • Eduardo Blandon
  • Mariano Jimenez
  • Kilvett Bertrand
  • Uziel Cruz
  • Ricardo Oliva
  • Nicolas Gonzalez


PANAMUN (Panama - Model United Nations) - Congratulations to the students representing the school for the first time in an international event of this kind. Thank you to Mr. Duryea and Mr. Stewart for preparing our kids.
  • Sebastian Konigsperger
  • Lenin Hernandez
  • Jose Alberto Molina
  • Alejandro Irabien
  • Armando Blanco
  • Anacamila Palma
  • Jorge Ortez
  • Oscar Vides
  • Juan Jose Lardizabal
  • Santiago Zelaya
  • Leticia Munoz
  • Roberto Nunez
  • Rolando Kattan

REMINDERS

ATTENDANCE - Traffic is difficult for everybody in the city. Please make the necessary arrangements so your child arrives to school before 7:55 am.

BLOGS – we remind all parents and students to check the blogs every Monday afternoon (preferably) in order to be informed of the week’s content.

HOMEWORK CALENDAR – is a very useful tool to keep track of homework, quizzes and tests, etc. The homework calendar is located within every blog.

ENGRADEPRO – check accounts frequently to monitor progress

COMMUNICATION - If there is an issue that you wish to discuss regarding the Middle School and High School blogs, homework calendar, and/or Engradepro, please send an email to Ms. Gloria (gpalacios@discoveryschool.edu.hn)

DATES TO REMEMBER

Wednesday, October 31 - Bake Sale by the Seniors

Friday, November 2 - Internal Language Arts competitions

November 7 - 11, ABSH Basketball in San Pedro Sula @ EIS (Infantil and Pre juvenil boys teams)

Friday, November 9 - Midterm

Friday, November 16 - Early dismissal and Progress Reports go home

November 15 - 17, ABSH Art and Music @ La Estancia School

November 22 and 23 - Thanksgiving holiday

Thursday, December 6 - Songfest

Friday, December 7 - Review day for grades 10 - 12

Monday, December 10 and Tuesday, December 11 - Review days for grades 10 - 12

Wednesday, December 12 - Friday, December 14 - Semester exams for grades 10 - 12

Saturday, September 22, 2018

SEPTEMBER 24 - 28, 2018

SECONDARY NEWS

IMPORTANT

PROGRESS REPORTS - students need to return to their homeroom teachers their progress reports signed.

ELECTRONIC DEVICES - as part of their school supplies, students are required to bring a laptop or a tablet with a keyboard in order to work in class. The use of cell phones as a working device will no longer be allowed as it not appropriate for typing and it also creates distraction with the use of social media. Laptops and tablets connect through our school’s wifi and allows us to control the child’s content.

REMINDERS

ATTENDANCE - Traffic is difficult for everybody in the city. Please make the necessary arrangements so your child arrives to school before 7:55 am.
BLOGS – we remind all parents and students to check the blogs every Monday afternoon (preferably) in order to be informed of the week’s content.
HOMEWORK CALENDAR – is a very useful tool to keep track of homework, quizzes and tests, etc. The homework calendar is located within every blog.
ENGRADEPRO – check accounts frequently to monitor progress
COMMUNICATION - If there is an issue that you wish to discuss regarding the Middle School and High School blogs, homework calendar, and/or Engradepro, please send an email to Ms. Gloria (gpalacios@discoveryschool.edu.hn)

DATES TO REMEMBER

Wednesday, September 19 - MAP exams begin
Saturday, September 22 - General Assembly @ 9:00
Wednesday, September 26 - Bake Sale by the Juniors



Tuesday, September 18, 2018

SEPTEMBER 17 - 21, 2018

SECONDARY NEWS  

REMINDERS:

ATTENDANCE - Traffic is difficult for everybody in the city. Please
make the necessary arrangements so your child arrives to school
before 7:55 am.

BLOGS – we remind all parents and students to check the blogs
every Monday afternoon (preferably) in order to be informed of
the week’s content.

HOMEWORK CALENDAR – is a very useful tool to keep track
of homework, quizzes and tests, etc. The homework calendar is
located within every blog.

ENGRADEPRO – check accounts frequently to monitor progress

COMMUNICATION - If there is an issue that you wish to discuss
regarding the Middle School and High School blogs, homework calendar,
and/or Engradepro, please send an  email to Ms. Gloria (gpalacios@discoveryschool.edu.hn)
IMPORTANT DATES:


September 18 > 21 - Bring back Midterm Progress Reports signed

Wednesday, September 19 - MAP exams begin

Saturday, September 22 - General Assembly @ 9:00

Wednesday, September 26 - Bake Sale by the Juniors




Friday, September 7, 2018

SEPTEMBER 10 - 14

SECONDARY NEWS  

REMINDERS:

ATTENDANCE - Traffic is difficult for everybody in the city. Please make 
the necessary arrangements so your child arrives to school before 7:55 am. 
BLOGS – we remind all parents and students to check the blogs every 
Monday afternoon (preferably) in order to be informed of the week’s content.
HOMEWORK CALENDAR – is a very useful tool to keep track of homework, 
quizzes and tests, etc. The homework calendar is located within every blog.
ENGRADEPRO – check accounts frequently to monitor progress
COMMUNICATION - If there is an issue that you wish to discuss regarding
the Middle School and High School blogs, homework calendar, and/or 
Engradepro, please send an  email to Ms. Gloria (gpalacios@discoveryschool.edu.hn) 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Tuesday, September 11 @ 7:15 - meeting with MathCounts parents (room # 3)
Tuesday, September 11 @ 8:00 - meeting with parents grades 9 - 11 
about The Masters program (Conference Room) 
Thursday, September 13 - Independence Day Celebration. 
        Desayuno Catracho @ 8:00
        Activities @ 9:00
        Dress Code - white and blue 
Thursday, September 13 - Early dismissal @ 11:45
Thursday, September 13 - Progress reports go home
Friday, September 14 and Monday, September 17 - HOLIDAYS
Wednesday, September 26 - Bake Sale by the Juniors 

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

AUGUST 27 - 31

SECONDARY NEWS  

REMINDERS:

ATTENDANCE - Traffic is difficult for everybody in the city. Please make
the necessary arrangements so your child arrives to school before 7:55 am.
BLOGS – we remind all parents and students to check the blogs every
Monday afternoon (preferably) in order to be informed of the week’s content.
HOMEWORK CALENDAR – is a very useful tool to keep track of
homework, quizzes and tests, etc. The homework calendar is located
within every blog.
ENGRADEPRO – check accounts frequently to monitor progress
COMMUNICATION - If there is an issue that you wish to discuss regarding
the Middle School and High School blogs, homework calendar, and/or
Engradepro, please send an  email to Ms. Gloria (gpalacios@discoveryschool.edu.hn)

IMPORTANT DATES:


Tuesday, August 28 - meeting with Community Service Club @ 11:45
Friday, August 31 - 25th School Anniversary. Early dismissal @ 11:45
Friday, August 31 - Noche Beneficiosa, Pizza Hut, Boulevard Morazan
from 12:00  - 8:00 pm. To raise funds for Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH).
Sunday, September 2 - visit to NPH @ 8:00 am
Monday, September 3 - Inauguration of the Independence Month Assembly @ 8:00
Friday, September 7 - Midterm  
Thursday, September 13 - Independence Day Celebration. Early dismissal @ 11:45
Thursday, September 13 - Progress reports go home
Friday, September 14 and Monday, September 17 - HOLIDAYS