Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Holiday Spirit / Salvation Army Red Kettle

Daily Announcements 11-28-18

Are you trying to get into the holiday spirit? Want to do something to give back to your community? Consider volunteering your time for the Salvation Army. They are looking for Bell Ringing volunteers at many close by locations. For more information, see Mrs. Payne in Guidance.

We have two DR Falcon Fan busses heading to Gillette Friday night for the Super Bowl.
Please sign up in the athletic office. First come first served.

Tickets for the Super Bowl are $14 for students and $17 for adults 
Please be at Gillette by 4pm if you plan on buying tickets at the stadium. Tickets are also available through ticket master.
Go Falcons.

Attention Pro Musica members - please return registration forms for Tri-County Festival by the end of the school day on Friday.

Attention all DECA members, there will be a brief meeting after school today in Media Center Lab 2. Conferences fees, dates of testing, fundraisers will be discussed. Please make every effort to attend today's meeting. Don't be left out of attending this year's DECA Career Development Conference. Please see Mr. Cowgill if you can't attend today's meeting or have any questions.

Wrestlers should board bus D-9 to go to Bristol-Aggie today

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Daily Announcements 11-27-18

The Latin Club will be going to the Brown University Latin Program on Monday, Dec. 3. We will be leaving the high school at 4:00 pm. Please see Mrs. Loell if you need a ride in the van.

 A reminder to NHS Inductees your biographies for the ceremony on Thursday are due to Mr. Pacheco today.

Attention DR Football fans. 
There will be a Fan bus available for the Super Bowl this Friday. Anyone interested must sign up in the Athletic office with Mrs Connors . This is on a first come, first serve basis.

Best Buddies will be holding a paint night after school on Thursday from 2 to 3 p.m. in the cafeteria. New members are always welcome. Please see Mr. Garcia or ms. Burnham if you have any questions

There will be a brief student government meeting today after school in room 108. Please see Ms. Beckett if you cannot attend.


Fan Bus

There will be a Fan Bus going to the Super Bowl this Friday. Anyone interested must sign up in the Athletic Office with Mrs Connors. This is on a first come , first serve basis.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Thanksgiving Game Update

DR Football Fans!
With the incoming Arctic Blast forecast for Thursday (-5 degrees wind chill) we have decided to move the game to tomorrow evening at 7 pm. vs Seekonk HS.
Seekonk is in full agreement.
Our field is saturated and will be frozen solid come Thanksgiving morning.
Above all, we are trying to minimize our chances of injury or worse yet frost bite or exposure before the biggest game in decades.
 Wednesday night is also Senior night so we are looking forward to a great night!
GO Falcons!

Daily Announcements 11-20-18

Anyone interested in joining the WRESTLING team ‘‘tis year, please pick up a handout from the main office or see Coach Lovejoy

The cross country banquet is Tuesday night at 6 pm. Bring all missing uniforms!

The DRRHS Theatre Company will present the high school version of Chicago in April. Open auditions are being held at 2:00 in the auditorium on December 5. Interested students should see Mrs. LaSalle in room 303 to get the audition materials.

Reminder to Seniors: As college acceptances come in please bring a copy of your letters or printed emails to Guidance, so that we can congratulate you, update our records, and inform our school community.

The Division 4 Superbowl will be held on Nov 30 at 5 pm at Gillette Stadium. 
Buy tickets on Ticketmaster on Nov 20. Or at the gate the day of the game.
Tickets are $17 for general and $14 for students and senior citizens. Parking lots open at 4pm and DR sits on the East side. Go Falcons.

All boys’ basketball players must register on familyID before tryouts begin on Monday 11/26.

Any NHS Inductee that did not attend yesterday's meeting MUSt see Mr. Pacheco in room 111 by the end of the day.

A special thank you goes out to the faculty and staff who participated in the Unified Basketball game yesterday. It was a hard fought battle but the Unified Basketball team prevailed. The coaches also would like to thank the team for a successful Unified season.

This is the last call for all Winter Track Swaggy Sock sales. All order forms must be handed in by 2:00pm, so get any last minute sales in today! Please drop off your envelopes to Mr. DeLano in room 126 or Ms. Payne in Guidance. If you did not get a chance to order a pair, but still want one, stop by 126 today for details.


Monday, November 19, 2018

Super Bowl Info

DR vs Nashoba in the D4 Super Bowl on Friday Nov 30 at 5 pm.
Purchase tickets on Ticketmaster on 11/20, or at the gate the day of the game.
$17 general and $14 for students and Seniors.
DR will sit on the East side.
Parking lots open at 4PM.
Go Falcons!

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Thanksgiving Day Tickets

Tickets for the DR vs Seekonk Thanksgiving Day Game are $5 for students and Seniors   $7.00 for the general public. Go Falcons!

Daily Announcements 11-15-18

Can the following seniors come to room 306 after announcements for their spirit week tug of war weigh in slips: Chase Carroll, Riley Munson, Bill Camara, Abby Behm. Please report to room 306 after announcements for tug weigh in slips.

Music students auditioning for Southeast District on Saturday are reminded to meet by 9 am outside the Dighton foyer.

Tickets for the DR Homecoming dance this Saturday night will be on sale today in the cafeteria. We have already sold over 375 tickets. Please make sure to purchase your tickets today.  We can not promise there will be tickets available on Friday.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Daily Announcements 11-14-18

Attention Senior class: Can the following names come to room 307 for their class of 2019 tug team weigh-in passes: Mason Cadorette, Riley Munson, Bill Camara, Reis Foley, Ray Zincone, Jake Enos, Elias Carr, Owen Arden, Matt Moura, Chase Carroll, Jenna Barros, Andria Braga, Julia Iwaniec, Olivia DaSilva, Abby Behm, Hannah Jordan, Mya Amaral, Karlie Cadorette, Meghan Downs, Lauren Bisbano. Again please report to room 307 for senior class tug team weigh in passes.

Best Buddies is holding a video game night on Thursday, Nov. 15th from 5 to 7 p.m. in the media center. Anyone interested in joining Best Buddies is welcome to attend.

For those members who participated in the pie fundraiser, the pies will be distributed after school on Thursday.  Please see Mr. Garcia or Ms. Burnham if you have any questions.

The end of the season soccer meeting will be held on Friday from 2:00-3:00 in Coach Madsen's room. Please make sure you turn in all uniform items including green beans. Voting for 2019 captains will take place.

Attention Peer Leaders there are only a couple more days to sign up for tshirts online! See the link on Ms. Beckett's Twitter and get yours before Friday!

Spirit Week 2018 kicks off tomorrow with Pajama Day! Put on your coziest PJs and slippers as we begin this year's festivities - please practice good taste (no exposed skin or overly revealing attire). The fun continues on Friday with Safari Day and rolls into Monday with Out of this World Day! Stir up your creativity and may the most spirited class win!

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Daily Announcements 11-13-18


The varsity football team beat Milton High School Friday night and clinched the division 4 south sectional championship. The falcons will advance to the diivsion 4 state finals (TBA) held at Gilltette Stadium. Chase Carroll led the way for the Falcons scoring two touchdowns and a 2pt conversion. Harry Pray and Joe Carrera each scored a touch down while Dylan Iodice connected on 2 P.A.Ts. Defensively Carroll had an interception and Riley Munson registered a quarter back sack. Mason Cadorette, Matt Moura Dylan Iodice and Jake Enos all played well. Also a huge shout out to the Falcon's nest and anyone else who braved the elements this past Friday night and cheered us on.

The Falcons will attempt to reclaim the annual Turkey Day championship against arch rival Seekonk on Thanksgiving morning. 

The Boys Soccer Team will have the end of the year meeting on Wednesday after school in room 122. All uniforms are to be handed in to Coach Kulpa or Coach Augusto

Cross country runners will pass in their uniforms and elect captains on Tuesday after school in Room 106.

 Girls Basketball: 
There will be a meeting for anyone interested in trying out for the girls basketball team on Thursday Nov. 15th at 2:00 pm in room 212. Please make every effort to be there. Thank you.

 Attention CTE Students,
our Skills USA. meeting will be held next Monday November 19,2018, directly after school in room 522. Our installation of leaders will be completed at that time. Please mark your calendar to join us.
Our community project is helping with the can drive ...
See Mrs.Tella after school today!

 Homecoming Dance tickets go on sale today at ALL lunches in the cafeteria

 This week's Leo Club meeting will be held in room 111 after school on Wednesday

 There is a mandatory meeting today after school for all current members of the NHS. Induction, honor bowl, and fund raising will be discussed. If you have any issues see Mr. Pacheco

 The fall play is Thursday and Friday at 6:30. This year's show is Metamorphoses. Tickets are $10.00. The class that buys the most tickets wins 100 Spirit Week points. Currently, the sophomores are winning.

There will be a boy's soccer meeting in Room 122 on Thursday, November 15th immediately after school. All uniforms will be collected.

The boy' and girl's soccer banquet will be held on Monday, November 19th at 6:00 in the cafeteria.

 There will be a brief but mandatory meeting for all Mr. DR contestants on Wednesday, Nov 14th directly after school in room 108.

Day one of the can drive is complete and the junior class has taken an early lead with 461 followed by the newcomers --- the freshmen --- with 93. Seniors are currently in third place with 87 and trailing by a long shot the sophomores only brought in 36. Can drive ends on Friday and we currently only have 539 total canned goods --- bring in those cans!

Student government members check in with Ms. Beckett to find out the plans for Saturday's can sort and report to your individual advisors to choose spirit week teams. Freshmen class will meet in room 108.

Monday, November 12, 2018

DR Homecoming Dance

DR Homecoming Dance Tickets go on sale tomorrow at all lunches. Tickets are $10. GO Falcons!

Friday, November 9, 2018

The Famous DR Homecoming Dance!

Ok here we go DR......
Tickets for the Annual DR Homecoming Dance (Saturday 11/17 from 7-10) will be on sale starting next week in the cafeteria. 
-Tuesday 11/13 ALL Lunches
-Wednesday 11/14 ALL Lunches
-Thursday 11/15 ALL Lunches
Friday 11/16 
*IF there are tickets still left? 
Last year we sold out on Thursday. 
Please buy your tickets early this year,  we had to turn many away last year. 
Thanks Mr. Kelley

DR Football Fans

Tonight's DR vs Milton MIAA Football game has been moved to 6pm due to the incoming storm. 
Please give yourself time! 
GO Falcons! 🏈

Good Luck DR Cheer this Sunday at the Franklin Competition.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Daily Announcements 11-8-18

Attention current NHS members, the meeting scheduled for tomorrow after school has been changed to Tuesday November 13th after school. This is a mandatory meeting. Any questions see Mr. Pacheco in room 111

 The Unified Basketball team secured a victory with another strong team effort versus Case High School yesterday. A special thank you to Mr. Botelho and the Marching Band for their support and an amazing half time performance. The Unified Basketball Team plays next at the Regional Jamboree Wednesday, Nov. 14th at Somerset/Berkley.

Pro Musica rehearsal is today from 2-3.

Tomorrow is the last day to sign up for Mr. DR at lunches! Please don't forget there is a mandatory meeting directly after school on Wednesday, Nov. 14th.

Art club today is CANCELLED. 

Yearbook Information.

Attention Seniors and Senior Parents:

We are asking seniors to complete the bio that goes with the senior picture in the yearbook.  Below is the link and the deadline to complete this is 11/21.  We encourage every student to fill this out, even if some of the fields don't apply.  The yearbook staff will have a table set up at lunches this week to provide a sample and to assist with completing this.  Any senior has access to this from home as well.

In addition, Josten's Yearbook has released an app called RePlay It, which students can download from the app store for free.  DR has its on own page, which can be found by clicking on the photo below or doing a search once the app is downloaded.  This site allows students to upload photos throughout the year, for use in the yearbook.  With spirit week upon us, this is a great app to upload spirit week photos. 

Lastly, if parents are interested in purchasing a student ad for the yearbook, here is the link.  Flyers were sent home as well.

The DR yearbook website is just being finalized and we will send out a link as soon as it available.  All of the links and latest information will be available on the site.   

Any questions, feel free to reach out to Mrs. Tremblett, Yearbook Advisor.  

Unified Basketball vs. Case HS. Go Falcons!

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

MIAA Football Tournament

Hey DR Football Fans!
Friday nights DR vs Milton football game is sanctioned by the State. (MIAA) 
*Game is at 7pm ( get there early the lines will be long)
* Tickets are $7 for Seniors/Students
  $10 for General Public 
* Behavior from both schools is expected to be respectful at all times. 
You will be immediately removed if we can not be respectful to our opponent. 
* Rain is once again in the forecast. Please watch for any changes. 
This should be a great night. 
Please do your part to make it that way.  
GO Falcons! 

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

DR Swim News

There will be an informational meeting and sign-ups for the DR Varsity Swim Team on Wednesday, November 7 at 7:00pm in the DRHS cafeteria.  If you would like information, but are unable to attend, please send an email to team captain Emma Wheeler at or Coach Bob Hassan at

Monday, November 5, 2018


DR Lacrosse will be holding a team meeting for all returning and new players as well as all parents on Tuesday November 6th, 2018 at 6:30 pm in the HS Auditorium. We will be discussing team expectations, schedules, JV and Varsity, equipment needs and pricing for the new season. Please spread the word to all players new and returning as well as all parents. There are new very important updates. Thank you"

Daily Announcements 11-5-18

Reminder to all girls interested in playing lacrosse in the Spring. There is an informational meeting on Wednesday after school from 2 to 2:30 in room 503. All girls interested in playing must attend.

Attention CTE students there will be a skills USA meeting directly after school today in room 522.  We will install our chapter leaders for the school year. 2018/ 19. Come show your support. Any questions see Mrs Tella...see you there

There is a mandatory meeting for all current members of the NHS Thursday after school in room 111. Any questions, see Mr. Pacheco

There is a student government meeting on Wednesday. See Ms. B if you cannot attend.


Congratulations to freshman Brady Courcy, Graeme Sullivan, Avery Thomas, Molly Walsh, and Isabel Murdock on winning medals for finishing in the top 30 at the state freshman meet in Wrentham.

The varsity football team defeated Plymouth South last night 26-6. Touchdowns were score by Owen Arden Brian Ripley Chase Carroll and Joe Carrera scored touchdowns, \\HArry Pray threw for 150 yards and threw 3 touchdown passes Defensively Matt Moura and Jaren Ramos had interceptions. Mason Cadorette and Ray Zinncone played well holding Plymouth to one touchdown. 

The Falcons advance to the Division 4 south finals hosting Milton High School this Friday night.

The Girls Varsity Soccer Team defeated Middleboro 2-1 yesterday in the first round of the MIAA Tournament. The game was tied 1-1 after regulation and two sudden victory overtime periods and ended in a Penalty Kick Shoot Out. Hannah Jordan, Angel Correia, Jillian Hughes, Caitlin Morgado and Carleigh Hall all finished their penalty kicks. Meghan Reed made a heroic save on Middleboro's third shooter paving the way for the D-R victory. The girls take on Plymouth South in the Quarterfinals at 2:00 today at the Bliss Soccer Complex in Rehoboth. Come out and support your Falcons!!!

The boy's soccer team lost to Greater New Bedford 2-0 yesterday in the 1st round of the MIAA tournament.


Boys Lacrosse

Anyone interested in playing Boys Lacrosse this year,  there will be an informational meeting on Tuesday 11/6 at 6:30 in the auditorium with Coach Dyson. 

DR Football Advances

A great night of football was had by a good size crowd on a Sunday night as your DR Falcon football team tangled with Plymouth South in the mud.  
The DR  Falcons advance to play Milton here at home this Friday  night, so save the date! 
Go Falcons! 

DR Cheer at SCC competition in Seekonk!

Saturday, November 3, 2018

DE Football

Falcon Fans!!🏈
Today's football game vs. Plymouth HS game has been moved to tomorrow Sunday 11/4 at 4:30 PM!  💦💦
Hope to see everyone!  
 It is supposed to be a beautiful day! Sunny and 55.  ☀️☀️☀️☀️Finally!!
Go Falcons! 🏈

Friday, November 2, 2018

Daily Announcements 11/2/18

Like to run, jump, and throw? Looking to compete at a high level, improve your overall fitness, and be a part of the reigning SCC Champs? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then Winter Track and Field might be for you. Come and find out more at an informational meeting on Thursday, November 8th at 2pm in the cafeteria. See one of the Coaches DeLano with any questions.

The boy's soccer team will travel to Greater New Bedford on Sunday, November 4th at 1:00 for their 1st round tournament game.

 The Falcon 5k Remembrance Walk has been postponed until Sunday, November 4th. Registration and check in will begin at 9 am with the memorial reading promptly at 10 am. We hope that you are still able to make it! See Ms. Beckett with questions.

Just a final reminder that the Falcon 5k Remembrance Walk/Run has been postponed to Sunday due to the forecast of rain. Check in and Registration is at 9 am and the memorial reading/run begins at 10 am. Please see Ms. Beckett if you have any questions. Hope to see you all on Sunday!!

The freshmen football team defeated ORR yesterday 28-0, Scoring touchdowns were Caleb Newmen Cam Karit and Dario St James. Adam Pereira connected on 4 PATs, On defense Nick Antonio Ali Kalib and Jake Botelho played well to preserve the shutout

The falcons raised their record to 6-1-1 and travel to New Bedford Voke next Friday.

The varsity football team will play their game against Plymouth South this Saturday at 4:00pm. lets get a big crowd and pack the nest

The varsity girls soccer team will play in the first round of the MIAA State Tornament on Sunday at Noon. The game will be played at the Lincoln School Fields at the corner of 44 and Danforth Street in Rehoboth. Come on out and support your falcons, it's supposed to be a beautiful day for soccer.

The Unified Basketball Team won two games versus Seekonk yesterday. After being down 4 points with under a minute to play, the team rallied and hit a three point shot at the buzzer to secure the victory. Please come out to support the Team next Wednesday for their final home game of the season.

Looking for a part-time job? Alexandra's Boutique is now hiring. Check out the Job Board in Guidance for more information.

Attention Football Fans. The MIAA football game between DR and Plymouth South will be held tomorrow afternoon at 4pm
Tickets prices are $5 for students and Senior Citizens and $7 for the General Public. Go Falcons!
The DR Girls MIAA Soccer game against Middleboro HS will be played on Sunday at 12 noon at the Lincoln School field off of Route 44 GO Falcons!
The DR Cheerleading Competition will be held at Seekonk HS on Sunday commencing at 1pm. Please support our Falcon Cherrleaders.

 Latin Club induction ceremony will be Wednesday, Nov. 7, after school in the media center! Come join Latin Club, visit the underworld, and have some snacks!

Attention all classes. As you know the Drama Dept is running a contest for their upcoming play. The class buys the most tickets will receive 100 points toward Spirit Week.   At this point The Sophomore class is in the lead. In second place is the Juniors. And with deep regret the Freshnan and Senior Class is in last place.
Mr. Kelley Is hopeful that the competition will become much more competitive. Go Falcons.

Cross country practice has been canceled for today. There will be practice tomorow morning at 9am