Defiance Senior High School

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Defiance Senior High School

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Remote Learning Information

Wednesday, November 18, 2020
In an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, Defiance High School will be enacting our Remote Learning Plan, beginning November 23, 2020 and returning to in-person learning December 7, 2020.  We have seen an increase in cases within the high school in recent days and want to be proactive in protecting students, families, and employees from exposure. 

**Four County Career Center students will remain in-person, at the Career Center.  Bussing will remain the same.

Letter from Mr. Morton, Superintendent

Remote Learning Schedule

1st Period:                 8:30-9:00

2nd Period:          9:10-9:40

3rd Period:                9:50-10:20

Study Hall:                10:30-11:00*

4th Period:                11:10-11:40

Lunch:                       11:50-12:30**

5th Period:                12:30-1:00

6th/7th/8th Period:    1:10-1:40

9th Period:         1:50-2:20


*Students do not need to be online, but may use this time to reach out to teachers for questions, concerns, or other;

**Students do not need to be online during lunch time.

DNN - Defiance News Network

Friday, November 20, 2020
The high school video/production classes have been working very hard these past two months to develop a brand new news program.  This isn't the daily announcements, this is DNN.  The production values and structure have come up several notches from "The Daily Bark."  DNN will air every other week with relevant stories, headlines, 

The first episode of DNN is live on this link
: https://youtu.be/0jDc5i9UYLQ

October Students of the Month

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Congratulations to Defiance HS October Students of the Month:  Xavier Irvin, So. and Lindsay Stumbo, Fr.

It is never easy being a leader!  Be the Change!

Faculty and Staff Members of the Month

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Congratulations to the October Faculty and Staff Members of the Month: Cyndi Heighland, teacher; Cara Sterken, school nurse; and Peggy Weber, custodian!  Mrs. Heighland continues to impact students daily with incredible lessons, Mrs. Sterken served over 200 clinic referrals in October, and Ms. Weber goes above and beyond her call of duty to keep DHS clean, sanitized, and spotless!  

Not all superhero's wear capes!  Be the Change!
Cara Sterken

 

Cyndi Heighland

 

Peg Weber

 

Watchdogs - DHS Newspaper

Friday, October 23, 2020
The Defiance High School newspaper, Defiance Watchdogs, is officially published! The students of journalism have worked so hard these past weeks interviewing and preparing a paper for you all to read and enjoy. Please follow the link below to take a look at the stories the students have published. The site will be updated continuously, so always check back for new stories! 

Additionally, you can follow us on Twitter with the handle @DefianceW for story updates and interview requests. Thank you for your attention, we hope you enjoy the paper, and Go Dogs!

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2020-2021 Student Handbook

Updated Student Handbook - Schedules, Student Code of Conduct, Technology, and more.

Attendance Reporting

All absences must be reported to the high school office no later than 8:30 am.  To report an absence, parents or legal guardians must call 419-784-2777.  All absences must have documentation from/for an appointment, visit, vacation, or other.
 
Failure to report absences will result in 'unexcused absences' in which:
1.) Students are not permitted to make up missing school work,
2.) May be issued disciplinary consequences,
3.) May result in criminal charges.

Parent Resources

Please follow the link below to Online Learning Resources.
 
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Two Hour Delays

NOTE:  
All scheduled two-hour delays have been canceled this school year.  
Please adjust your calendars accordingly.

NOTE:
The High School Christmas Choral Concert scheduled for December 20th at 3:00 PM has been cancelled.

High School Calendar

Dec
03

Defiance High School BKB B JR Home Archbold HS

Visit https://defiancebulldogs.org/main/event/scid/OH435126943/eventid/71473126 for more information!
Dec
03

Defiance High School BKB G JR Away Archbold HS

Visit https://defiancebulldogs.org/main/event/scid/OH435126943/eventid/71473118 for more information!
Dec
03

Defiance High School BKB G JV Home St. Marys Memorial HS

Visit https://defiancebulldogs.org/main/event/scid/OH435126943/eventid/64787657 for more information!
Dec
03

Defiance High School BKB G VA Home St. Marys Memorial HS

Visit https://defiancebulldogs.org/main/event/scid/OH435126943/eventid/64787664 for more information!
Dec
03

Defiance High School BWL C VA Home Lincolnview Jr/Sr HS

Visit https://defiancebulldogs.org/main/event/scid/OH435126943/eventid/71231853 for more information!
Dec
03

Defiance High School WR B JR Away St. Marys Memorial HS

Visit https://defiancebulldogs.org/main/event/scid/OH435126943/eventid/71475228 for more information!
Dec
03

Defiance High School WR B VA Away St. Marys Memorial HS

Visit https://defiancebulldogs.org/main/event/scid/OH435126943/eventid/66645558 for more information!
Dec
04

Defiance High School BKB B FR Away Paulding High School

Visit https://defiancebulldogs.org/main/event/scid/OH435126943/eventid/70708599 for more information!

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