The Day Creek Howl

8th Grade Survivor Ball Tournament

8th Grade Survivor Ball Tournament

Dylan R. and Raghu C.

December 23, 2018


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After two years of experience, the 8th graders looked sharp out on the court. They could zip the ball, duck down, dodge and spin to try and win the game. In the end, only four teams would make it to the championship, two for the boys, and two for the girls. In the girls championship, the Benchwarmers ...

The Biggest Upset In Day Creek Intermediate School History

The Biggest Upset In Day Creek Intermediate School History

Dylan R. and Raghu C.

December 23, 2018


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Ten players on one side, two on the other. Three minutes later… all ten players are sitting on the bench. In probably the biggest upset in DCIS history, Madhav P. and Isaiah D. (the only members of the Mean Dream Team) survived the first round of the annual Survivor Ball Tournament against th...

6th Grade Survivor Ball Tournament

6th Grade Survivor Ball Tournament

Dylan R. and Raghu C.

December 23, 2018


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For the first time in middle school, 6th graders got to experience the annual Survivor Ball Tournament. In this tournament, you donate money to the school, which ends up going to the American Heart Association.   After the semi-finals, the Purple Mustaches and The Weirdos faced off in the girls’ champio...

Survivor Ball Tournament

Survivor Ball Tournament

Dylan R. and Raghu C.

December 23, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

Survivor Ball is here! See what happened in this year's tournament.

Shade Structure (Student Interviews)

Shade Structure (Student Interviews)

Maleehah H., Writer

December 14, 2018


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In response to the new shade structure construction, the Howl got some interesting feedback. Many students believed that the shade structures would benefit the school. However, other students didn’t think it was the best decision. “One of the pros is that we will not get sunburnt,” said eig...

New Addition To Day Creek Part Two

New Addition To Day Creek Part Two

Emily H., Writer

December 11, 2018


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After the sunshade was completed and during the process of construction, some questions and concerns rose from our Coyotes, such as how will it affect the daily traffic on the hardcourts, what happens if it blows away, and how long did our school have the idea to do this, and one of the most asked q...

New Addition To Day Creek Part One

New Addition To Day Creek Part One

Abby S., Writer

December 11, 2018


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Over the 2018 Thanksgiving Break, the construction of a new sunshade began on Day Creek Intermediate’s hard court. Students were surprised to come back to find the posts up for the new shade structure. Students attentively listened to the morning announcements to figure out how they were supposed to g...

Day Creek’s Sun Shades

Day Creek’s Sun Shades

Abby S., Emily H., and Maleehah H.

December 11, 2018


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The newest additions to Day Creek's hard courts are two giant shade structures. Our vice principals have organized these to be built so us Coyotes can be protected from the sun (even though it's raining cats and dogs right now). Stay cool Coyotes!

Acting Tips

Acting Tips

Emily H. and Abby S.

November 16, 2018


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Working up the nerve to get up on stage and present yourself in front of a crowd is really stressful. Some people are fearless in calling attention to themselves in front of others - painfully embarrassing to those who’d rather curl up in a ball and cry before stepping on stage. If you are either of these ...

The Renaissance Tailgate Event

The Renaissance Tailgate Event

Emily H. and Abby S.

October 31, 2018


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Renaissance is a monthly event held for students who have at least a 3.6 GPA. This event is held because Day Creek staff feel that the kids should be rewarded for their hard work and dedication. Tailgate is one of the most fun and most important Renaissance events of the year. The Howl was lucky enough...

Halloween Bash 2018

Halloween Bash 2018

Ashima G. and Bryce P.

October 31, 2018


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On Friday, October 26, Day Creek’s annual Halloween Bash took place. Kids buzzed with excitement throughout the day, waiting for the harmonious sound of the dismissal bell. Right after school, students rushed to their locker rooms to change into their costumes. While 6th graders enjoyed the...

Lights! Camera! Action!

Lights! Camera! Action!

Maleehah H. and Abby S.

October 23, 2018


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From October 16, 2018, through October 18, 2018, members of the Day Creek Drama Team and Mrs. McReynolds helped perform different types of showcases over three consecutive evenings. The sixth grade Drama Team performed skits where they acted in front of an audience. Students worked on projecting thei...

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