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Week of October 8th, 2018. FALL BREAK - No School

Week of October 1st, 2018

  • HCDE year long Benchmark Assessments.
  • FASA opened on October 1st for Seniors.
  • Quarter exam week, Friday is the end of First Quarter!
  • All seniors will be took the US Civics Exam.
  • Tuesday's ACT tests has been rescheduled due to a national testing breach. The new ACT testing day is October 30th for 10, 11, and 12th grade students.
  • Tuesday's 9th grade field trip to Rock City has been moved to October 30th.
  • On Wednesday, Seniors interested in manufacturing and engineering took a field trip to RoadTec.
  • On Thursday, Spanish 2/3 students went to see the Hispanic Flamenco Ballet.
  • On Friday, JROTC Ultimate Tourney was during 3rd Block: Alpha v Bravo.
  • On Saturday, our Trojans worked hard on earning high scores on their SAT test.
  • Our Lady Trojan Volleyball Team won the district title.
  • Trojan's XC Team is holding a strong second place in their division.

  • Week of September 24th, 2018

    Nineteen schools competed at the Portland tournament. Our team placed 3rd in sweeps. We had two 1st places, two 2nd places, three 3rd places, one 4th place, two 5th places and a 6th place. Meredith and Morgan Baker, Kinsey Miller, Destiny McDaniel, Nate Hookey, Page Runyon, Rory Narron, Brady Harris, Isaiah Frye, Zack Damon, Hunter Cotton, and Sarah Cardwell all placed at the tournament.

  • Friday's Senior lunch was postponed due to the weather. Future Lunch Permission Slip can be found HERE.
  • Wednesday, the FRI students visit Camp Lookout was canceled due to weather and rescheduled to October 17th.
  • Thursday, SDHS students did not attend the SSAC Student Leadership at @ S. Chattanooga Rec Center due to weather.
  • XC competing at the Burnett Invitational on Saturday and it was a sunny day!

  • Week of September 17th, 2018

  • Open House and Parent Night for College Information.
  • FRI students went to WDEF TV.
  • Fall Sports Pictures were taken.
  • Wednesday is the SCALES Field Trip. Seniors observe a Tennessee Supreme Court session held in Chattanooga (once every 10 years).
  • UTK/TN Wes Field Trip.
  • SDHS Raiders place 2nd (out of 30) in the Fairview “Bring the Sting” Raider Competition.
  • SDHS competed in the Forensics Tournament @ Portland, TN.
  • The new Interact Club will be meeting.
  • Our “Men of Troy” defeat state champions Knox Catholic; soccer, golf, and volleyball earn wins as well.
  • SDHS alumni participate in a discussion panel with seniors about choices, opportunities, regrets, and successes.

  • Week of September 10th, 2018

  • Each Future Ready Institute (FRI) student receive a Chromebook provided by Hamilton County. Schools
  • Students connected with hundreds of colleges, college information, and college experiences during College Week@SDHS.
  • Students and teachers wearing college gear all week!
  • A successful safety drill for possible intruders.
  • 300+ 10th graders took the ASVAB which was administered by a military support team.
  • Best 20-day attendance report since 2013!
  • College Fair at Chattanooga State on Friday.
  • Jacob DiChiacchio, has been qualified as a National Merit Semi-Finalist.

  • Students begin the National Merit process during their junior year by taking the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test(PSAT/NMSQT). More than 1.6 million juniors in high schools across the country took the test this year. The test evaluates critical reading, math, and writing skills.

    In the spring, National Merit will announce the winners of 7,500 Scholarships worth more than $31 million. Finalists will be announced in February with scholarship winners announced from March to June.

    Homecoming Week - September 3-7, 2018

  • Monday - No School - Labor Day
  • Tuesday - Wilderness vs Waves Day/Cornhole Tournament 6-9pm
  • Wednesday - Character Day/Wonderful Wednesday/Homecoming Carnival
  • Thursday - Decades Day - 9th/50's, 10th/60's, 11th/70's, 12th/80's/Mr. Irresistible/PowderPuff Game
  • Friday - Spirit Day/Pepe Rally/Buggy Parade/Football vs Hixson at 7:30. 

  • Week of August 27th, 2018

  • Speeches were made by students running for class office, organized by the Student Council and SDHS Media Classes.
  • Nominations and voting for Homecoming Court.
  • Hour-Long Lunches as attendance rewards for students with perfect attendance for the month of August.
  • Governor Bill Haslam and representatives from several school districts across the state visited SDHS to discuss ways to improve TNReady testing and discuss Mastery Connect.
  • Cadet Training by Chattanooga Police Department on the JROTC Obstacle Course.
  • Community support for SDHS teachers and staff provided by Huddle House! Thank you for breakfast!

  • Week of August 20, 2018

  • SDHS Cross Country Girls finished 1st and Boys finished 2nd in their season openers
  • A successful  week of signups for Club Rush Week, organized by our Student Council
  • Signups/tryouts began for bowling, which has awarded scholarships over the last three years (contact Lori Gearinger at for more information)
  • SDHS Soccer and Volleyball teams continue to build winning seasons
  • Work on our track has rapidly progressed toward completion in preparation of our first home football game.


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