Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
Academic Decathlon Meeting
If you are interested in an academic challenge please come to an informational meeting about Academic Decathlon during 2nd lunch on Jan 18th in room B504. Academic Decathlon competes with all the other schools in our state in 10 subjects and is a weighted class. You do not need to be an A student. We need competitors with A, B, and C level GPA's. See Ms. Finzer in B504 or Ms. Merrill in B405 with any questions you may have about Academic Decathlon.
MCC College Application Workshop
Attention all Seniors: Graduation will soon be approaching: Do you know where you're heading to next? If you are interested in attending Mesa Community College, there will be a College Application Workshop held in our Media Center on Thursday, January 25th. Seniors must sign-up with Ms. Carrasco by Friday, January 19th to attend the workshop. Don't delay in getting your college process started!
Sports and the Arts
Tennis Camp for Boys/Girls
Dobson will be hold a Tennis Camp for Boys and Girls grades 9-12 every Tuesday and Thursday after school beginning on Jan. 16, 2018 thru Feb 1, 2018. Registration is online at mesasports.org/sports _camps or payable in the bookstore. Cost is $30.00 for all six sessions. Forms available in the Athletic Office.
SPRING ATHLETIC PHYSICAL PACKETS DUE
We are now accepting physical information for the upcoming SPRING SPORTS: Boys/Girls Tennis, Softball, Baseball, Boys/Girls Track & Field, Boys Volleyball.
All physical packets MUST BE COMPLETED AND ON FILE IN THE ATHLETIC OFFICE no later than January 25, 2018 for tryouts. Please be sure to complete the process of enrolling in the Registermyathlete.com (this must be updated yearly) , complete a sports physical on the 2017-2018 AIA Physical form and first time athletes are also required to complete the on line concussion course found at mesasports.org.
If you have previously played a sport this year, you MUST also add to your registermyathlete account for the spring sports.
Please note that if your paperwork is NOT complete and on file, you will not be able to participate in tryouts.
Physical packets are available in the front Admin Office from Mrs. Koch
Pre-Season Baseball Camp
Boys Baseball will be hosting a Pre-Season camp January 8 - February 1 from 3:00 pm -4:30 pm. Boys can register at Mesasports.org or at the bookstore. Cost is $60. Please see Coach Miklus in Boy's PE if you have any questions.
Boys Soccer Senior Night
This Thursday boys soccer plays Mesa High for senior night. JV 4 and Varsity at 6. Come out and support our 4 seniors: Rafael Blanco, Andres Zarate, Zach Moser and Erick Pina as they play their last game at home for Dobson.
Baseball Selection Week
Selection Week to tryout for Boy's Baseball will begin February 5 at 3pm at the Dobson Baseball Complex. Boy's must have completed their Register My Athlete paperwork no later then February 2 to be eligible to tryout. Please see Mrs. Koch in the front office for more information on getting cleared for tryouts. Baseball questions can be answered by Coach Miklus in Boy's PE.
Athletic event entrance fees
|Students without an activity card||$3.00|
|Students with an activity card||Free|
|Child under eight years of age||Free|
La Famiglia Mustangs of the Month
Freshmen: Avery Wilson and Morian Richards
Sophomore: Masey Walker and Mercedes Starr
Junior: Stephen Dilley and Jasmin Smith
Senior: Stephany Rivero and Jacob Janes
Teachers: Michel Wolf and Betsy Viator
Please join us on Thursday night, January 18 at 6:30 pm in the Auditorium for the film SCREENAGERS, a documentary revealing how tech time impacts kids’ development and offering solutions on how adults can empower kids to best navigate the digital world and find balance. Parents can sign up at www.mpsaz.org/parentu, or by calling 480-472-0371, or on the night of this Parent University event.