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Live Yoga with Coach Becks


Grades > 9-12

Join Coach Becks in a live afternoon yoga session at 2:00 pm on Monday, April 6th.  If you can't join it will be recorded and posted for you to participate at a later time.  But let's get active and stretch those muscles.  Use the link below to join the live session on Google Meet. 

Live Session link:  meet.google.com/kgk-inus-rhd

Submitted by:Jennifer Rundles - Faculty
Display 4/6/2020-4/7/2020

3rd-8th Grade Flagpole


Grades > Pre-K to 8

All 3rd-8th grade students will want to stay up-to-date with the latest news and happenings on the virtual flagpole! Click the link! You will not want to miss it!

Submitted by:Wendy Payne - Faculty
Display 4/6/2020-4/9/2020

Hey Pre-K to 5th Grade Tigers


Grades > Pre-K to 8

The Darlington Cheerleaders want all Pre-K to 5th grade students to join us every Tuesday and/or Thursday, at either 9:45 am or 1:45 pm, beginning on 4/7 and running through 5/14 for some fun! We need you all to help us keep the Tiger spirit going!

The cheerleaders and students will meet on Google meets to cheer, dance and much more. For every time a student joins, they will get paw points that can be redeemed at a Darlington football game in the fall.  

5 paw points→ Receive a Tiger paw face tattoo at a home football game!

10 paw points→ Your name will be put in a raffle to cheer one quarter with the Darlington cheerleaders at a home football game!

Click the links below to join. We hope to see you there! GO TIGERS!

Darlington morning pep rally link  https://meet.google.com/bzk-wrwk-fci

Darlington afternoon pep rally link https://meet.google.com/oin-ftfn-zrr 

Submitted by:Wendy Payne - Faculty
Display 4/3/2020-5/14/2020

Reminders

Servant Leadership Opportunity


Grades > 9-12

The Free Clinic of Rome (run by Darlington nurse, Renee Blackburn) would like to improve its website and add a social media presence on Instagram and Facebook. They are looking for a student or students to help with this initiative. This is a volunteer position so Darlington will grant service hours for students leading this effort. Please contact Mr. Bell if interested bbell@darlingtonschool.org.


Updated 2020 AP Exam Schedule and Information


Grades > 9-12

AP Exam Dates and Information:

  • Exams will be given from May 11-22
  • Makeup tests dates will be available for each subject from June 1-5 (College Board must approve late testing).
  • Students will take exams with at-home test procedures (computer, tablet or smartphone).
  • Each student's exam will take place on the same day and at the same time worldwide.
  • Click here for updated exam schedule and course-specific exam information.

AP Exam Format:

Most exams will have one or two free-response questions, and each question will be timed separately. Students will need to write and submit their response within the allotted time for that question.

  • Students will be able to take the exams on any device they have access to-computer, tablet or smartphone. You will be able to type and upload responses or write responses by hand, take a photo and submit via a cell phone.
  • For most subjects, the exams will be 45 minutes long plus an additional 5 minutes for uploading. Students will need to access the online system 30 minutes prior to exams to get setup. 
  • Certain Courses-Art and Design: 2D; Art and Design: 3D; Drawing-will use portfolio submissions and will not have a separate online exam. All deadlines for these submissions have been extended to May 26 , 2020, 11:59 p.m. EST. Teachers and students will receive separate course-specific communications from the College Board. 
  • Students taking world language and culture exams will complete two spoken tasks consistent with free-response questions 3 & 4 on the AP exam. Written responses will not be required.
  • College Board will supply additional info in the coming weeks to help students prepare. 

High School Leadership Rome Applications for Rising Sophomores and Juniors


Grades > 9-12

For Rising 10th and 11th graders:

HIGH SCHOOL LEADERSHIP ROME is a year long leadership training program offered by the Rome/Floyd Chamber and an excellent opportunity for interested students to learn and interact with many fields of business and business leaders in the Rome area.  The time commitment for all eleven sessions is substantial so please make sure you are flexible enough in your schedule to accommodate these meetings before you apply.  The actual schedule of meetings is available in the application literature.  The fillable application is attached below.  

All applications must be submitted by email to Mrs. Evans devans@darlingtonschool.org no later than Monday, May 4th. OR emailed directly to The Chamber of Commerece to Taylor Ritchie: tritchie@romega.com

Please email Mrs. Evans in the Student Life Office if you have any questions.


Free SAT or ACT Mock Test from Applerouth


Grades > 9-12

Take an Online Practice Test

Applerouth is offering online, proctored SAT and ACT practice tests every month, where your students can experience the testing environment without the pressure of an official score. Sign up for a free practice test here


Floyd County Schools Summer Drivers Education Program Registration


Grades > 9-12

The Floyd County Board of Education will offer Drivers Education this summer for the first two weeks in June. Students may choose week 1 or week 2.  Attached is the information letter and registration form. Please read the information letter carefully. If you are interested in taking the class, please bring your completed registration form and check (or cash) made out to FCBOE to the Student Life Office. Please contact Denise Evans in the Student Life Office if you have any questions.


Today's Calendar
All Day
Distance Learning Classes (Darlington Campus Remains Closed)
Duty
Regester:  B. Nolin
Thornwood:  S. Bradshaw
Cooper:  M. Boling
Summerbell:  D. Harvey
Moser:  A. Cypress
Neville:  C. Allen
Library:  K. Merritt
AOD:  T. Inman