HCS To Implement Blended Learning Plan

All Huntsville City Schools remain closed through April 3rd.  Beginning Monday, April 6th, Huntsville City Schools will begin implementation of a Blended Learning Plan.  For more information about this plan, as well as academic enrichment activities that can already be accessed, please use the More Information button below to visit the Coronavirus & Crisis Contingency Plan page.

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Watch D.O.G.S. Program

Purpose

Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students) is a program that invites fathers and father figures to volunteer in schools.  During their time in the school, volunteers serve as a positive male role model for students. 

How the Program Works

Fathers, grandfathers, step-fathers, uncles, and other father figures can volunteer to serve as a WatchDOG.  Volunteers are asked to commit to one day out of the entire school year.  Over the course of the day, volunteers have an opportunity to serve our school in a variety of ways.  WatchDOGS provide an extra set of eyes and ears in our hallways to help keep our school safe.  Additionally, they have opportunities to help out in classrooms, assist students and teachers in the cafeteria during lunch, play games with students during recess and P.E., and spend time with students in "specials" classes such as art, music, ETA, and the library.  Most importantly, WatchDOGS make positive connections with the students and teachers in our school community.

Get Involved

Please contact Christy DeHaye, our WatchDOG coordinator, if you'd like more information about becoming a Blossomwood WatchDOG.  You can view available dates and sign up to volunteer here.