• March 29, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/29/2017

    6th grade Debate Club WILL meet today in room 204

    Do you know about Improv-A-Do?  Diamond-based groups have won awards at Improv-A-Do in past years.  There are a few posters around school, including one outside 233.  It's an impromptu engineering competition at MIT designed to test the quick-thinking of middle-school kids in three challenges:  Create, Communicate, and Collaborate.  You can sign up online as an individual or a group of up to 5.  Improv-A-Do is this Saturday, so check it out right away! 

    There will be a girls lacrosse meeting on Thursday, March 30 at 3:00 in the girls locker room. Please have a ride home for 3:45.

    Intramural registration is now open. If you are interested in playing Ultimate Frisbee or a combination of badminton and volleyball you should pick up a registration form in the gym lobby. You can also download the form from the Diamond intramural website.

     

    8th Grade baseball tryouts will be in the gym today from 3:00 to 4:30. If you have any questions please see Mr. Dautrich or Mr. Sideman.

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  • March 28, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/28/2017

    No METCO Extended Day Program today.

    Do you know about Improv-A-Do? Diamond-based groups have won awards at Improv-A-Do in past years.  There are a few posters around school, including one outside 233.  It's an impromptu engineering competition at MIT designed to test the quick-thinking of middle-school kids in three challenges:  Create, Communicate, and Collaborate.  You can sign up online as an individual or a group of up to 5.  Improv-A-Do is this Saturday, so check it out right away!  The website is improvado.org, or email improv.a.do.engineering@gmail.com

    Any student council member who is interested in volunteering at National Park day on Saturday, needs to stop by room 129 to pick up a permission slip.

    There are student council meetings on Wednesday and Thursday at 7:20 AM in room 129.

    7th grade boys baseball tryouts are today in the gym from 4:30 to 6:00 pm. If you have any questions please see Mr. Dautrich or Mr. Sideman.

    There will be a girls lacrosse meeting on Thursday, March 30 at 3:00 in the girls locker room. Please have a ride home for 3:45.

    Intramural registration is now open. If you are interested in playing Ultimate Frisbee or a combination of badminton and volleyball you should pick up a registration form in the gym lobby. You can also download the form from the Diamond intramural website.

    Anime will be in Room 206 after school.

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  • March 27, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/27/2017
    • The Cradles to Crayons drive kicks off today and runs through April 7.  All new or gently used clothes, shoes, toys (not stuffed animals), as well as new school supplies and hygiene products will be accepted.  Thank you for your help!
    • Any student council member who is interested in volunteering at National Park day on Saturday, needs to stop by room 129 to pick up a permission slip.
    • There are student council meetings on Wednesday and Thursday at 7:20 AM in room 129.
    • 8th graders who have not yet given Ms. Bromley your Drama Project forms, please do so by the end of the day tomorrow!
    • Attention 6th grade baseball players. Second round of tryouts is today after school from 3:00 until 4:30. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Dautrich or Mr. Sideman.

     

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  • March 24, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/24/2017

     

    The Cradles to Crayons drive kicks off on Monday, March 27 and runs through April 7.  All new or gently used clothes, shoes, toys (not stuffed animals), as well as new school supplies and hygiene products will be accepted.  Thank you for your help!

    Yearbooks are still on sale. Tell your parents to check their emails or check your own email for the order link

    8th grade actors, writers and artists who are interested in creating this year's 8th grade drama project should sign up and take the forms outside the drama room. If you have any questions please ask Ms. Bromley.

    Attention all students: you can sign up for a new WIN offering tomorrow called "Lego Robotics FOR NEWBIES."   You should not sign up if you have already taken Lego Robotics with Mr. Carter OR you are currently in 6th grade engineering. 

    The second IMLEM try-out for meet 5 is today Friday March 24th from 3:00-4:00 in the cafeteria. This is a calculator meet, and calculators are allowed to be used on the try-out. If you would like to use a calculator during the try-out you must provide your own. A calculator will not be provided for you. Only non-graphing calculators are allowed. If you bring a graphing calculator you will not be able to use it.

    The 8th grade boy’s baseball tryouts will be held this afternoon in the gym from 4:30 until 6:00 pm. If you have any questions please see Mr. Dautrich or Mr. Sideman.

    A big congratulations goes out to our very own Diamond MathCounts team, who was awarded second place in the state championships!

     

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  • March 23, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/23/2017

    There will be 7th Grade baseball tryouts this afternoon beginning at 3:00 and ending at 4:30.

    All articles for the next edition of the Diamond Dispatch are due this Friday, March 24th.

    CML Meet 5 is rescheduled for Tuesday March 28th during WIN for all 6th, 7th and 8th grade students who have not already taken the contest during math class. Please sign up again for this offering if you would like to participate during extended homeroom on Friday March 24th. All students must be signed up electronically in order to participate. The offering can be found under "Science" and "Ms. Brady".

    8th grade actors, writers and artists who are interested in creating this year's 8th grade drama project should sign up and take the forms outside the drama room. If you have any questions please ask Ms. Bromley.

    Due to the half day of school, there will not be any track practice this afternoon or any afterschool clubs.

    Attention all students: you can sign up for a new WIN offering tomorrow called "Lego Robotics FOR NEWBIES."   You should not sign up if you have already taken Lego Robotics with Mr. Carter OR you are currently in 6th grade engineering. 

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  • March 22, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/22/2017

    If you have a Physical to turn in, please bring it to the Health Office.

    8th grade actors, writers and artists who are interested in creating this year's 8th grade drama project should sign up and take the forms outside the drama room. If you have any questions please ask Ms. Bromley.

    Diamond’s second STEAM fair will take place Tuesday May 2, 2017 from 6-8pm.  Do an experiment, make a sculpture, be creative!  Work alone or form a team to create something to share.  Learn more and register at the website diamondscience.org.

    6th Grade Debate WILL MEET today in Room 204.

    IMLEM try-outs for meet 5 are today Wednesday March 22nd and Friday March 24th from 3:00-4:00 in the cafeteria. Tryouts for Thursday March 23rd are canceled because it is a half-day. There will not be a try-out after school on Thursday. This is a calculator meet, and calculators are allowed to be used on the try-out. If you would like to use a calculator during the try-out you must provide your own. A calculator will not be provided for you. Only non-graphing calculators are allowed. If you bring a graphing calculator you will not be able to use it. Preparation packets for meet 5 are available outside room 218.

    There is no yearbook this Thursday due to 1/2 day scheduling.

    There will be no Magic the Gathering club this week. 

    CML Meet 5 is rescheduled for Tuesday March 28th during WIN for all 6th, 7th and 8th grade students who have not already taken the contest during math class. Please sign up again for this offering if you would like to participate during extended homeroom on Friday March 24th. All students must be signed up electronically in order to participate. The offering can be found under "Science" and "Ms. Brady".

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  • March 21, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/21/2017
    • 6th GRADE DEBATE **WILL** MEET ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON IN ROOM 204 AS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED.
    • ANIME after school has been canceled for today.
    • LexBeFriends has also been canceled for today.
    • Magic the Gathering after school has been canceled for tomorrow.
    • There is no Yearbook this Thursday due to the 1/2 day.
    • IMLEM try-outs for meet 5 are tomorrow Wednesday March 22nd and Friday March 24th from 3:00-4:00 in the cafeteria. Tryouts for Thursday March 23rd are canceled because it is a half day. There will not be a try-out after school on Thursday. This is a calculator meet, and calculators are allowed to be used on the try-out. If you would like to use a calculator during the try-out you must provide your own. A calculator will not be provided for you. Only non-graphing calculators are allowed. If you bring a graphing calculator you will not be able to use it. Preparation packets for meet 5 are available outside room 218.
    • Attention 6th grade students registered for baseball. This is a reminder that your tryouts will be held today after school in the gym. If you have any questions please see Mr. Dautrich or Mr. Sideman.
    • Track team members should report to the gym at 3:00 this afternoon.
    • There will be a softball meeting in the girls’ locker room at 3:00.
    • All articles for the next edition of the Diamond Dispatch are due this Friday, March 24th.
    • 8th grade actors, writers and artists who are interested in creating this year's 8th grade drama project should sign up and take the forms outside the drama room, Room 164. If you have any questions please ask Ms. Bromley.
    • If you have a Physical to turn in, please bring it to the Health Office now.
    • CML Meet 5 is rescheduled for Tuesday March 28th during WIN for all 6th, 7th and 8th grade students who have not already taken the contest during math class. Please sign up again for this offering if you would like to participate during extended homeroom on Friday March 24th. All students must be signed up electronically to participate. The offering can be found under "Science" and "Ms. Brady".
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  • March 20, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/20/2017
    • ALL STUDENTS: the building is closed today after school. ALL students must leave the building by 3:00.   There will be no after school activities.  
    • There will be no Magic the Gathering club this week.
    • There is no yearbook this Thursday due to the 1/2 day.
    • Attention 6th grade students registered for baseball. This is a reminder that your tryouts will be held this Tuesday after school in the gym. If you have any questions please see Mr. Dautrich or Mr. Sideman.
    • Track practice will begin tomorrow. Please report to the gym at 3:00 ready to run outside.
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  • March 17, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/17/2017
    • This is a reminder to students that the building will be closed beginning at 3 PM on Monday, March 20. No after school activities, including homework club, will be held.  We would like all students to be out of the building by 3 PM for staff training.
    • IMLEM try-outs for Meet 5 have changed. Try-outs will take place next Wednesday March 22nd and Friday March 24th after school from 3:00-4:00 in the cafeteria. Preparation packets are now available outside of room 218.
    • Diamond’s second STEAM fair will take place Tuesday May 2, 2017 from 6-8pm.  Do an experiment, make a sculpture, be creative!  Work alone or form a team to create something to share.  Learn more and register at the website diamondscience.org.
    • CML Meet 5 is rescheduled for next Tuesday March 21st Tuesday March 28th during WIN for all 6th, 7th and 8th grade students who have not already taken the contest during math class. Please sign up again for this offering if you would like to participate during extended homeroom on Friday March 24th. All students must be signed up electronically in order to participate. The offering can be found under "Science" and "Ms. Brady".

     

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  • March 16, 2017

    Posted by Diamond Main Office at 3/16/2017

    CML Meet 5 is rescheduled for next Tuesday March 21st during WIN for all 6th, 7th and 8th grade students who have not already taken the contest during math class. Please sign up again for this offering if you would like to participate during extended homeroom on Friday. All students must be signed up electronically in order to participate. The offering can be found under "Science" and "Ms. Brady".

    IMLEM try-outs for Meet 5 will take place next Thursday March 23rd and Friday March 24th after school from 3:00-4:00 in the cafeteria. Preparation packets will be available shortly.

     

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