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  • March 173/12/21 - Girls' Varsity Basketball win a share of WSC
  • March 173/13/21 - DG gymnastics conference champions
  • March 173/14/21 - Boys' Varsity Basketball conference champions
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EARLY RELEASE SCHEDULE: the schedule that will be implemented starting April 6 after spring break.
Bull's Board Corner: March 15
Sam Bull, Editor-in-Chief • March 16, 2021

Hey, students. This is a series of news updates by me, Omega Editor-in-Chief and District 99 Board of Education Student Representative Sam Bull, that is designed to inform you, the DGN student body, of the most relevant changes, decisions, and updates from the most recent Board of Education meeting. In other words: this is exactly what you need to know from every Board meeting. This Board meeting mainly consisted of a discussion and then approval of the new early release schedule for after spring...

NEW SCHEDULE: the early dismissal schedule, which will take effect after spring break. Mondays will be fully remote with 8 40-minute periods. Check the Omega website and social medias tomorrow for a Board Corner article outlining the new schedule in more detail.
Board approves early dismissal schedule
Emma Gramm, Feature Editor • March 15, 2021

The District 99 Board of Education has approved the implementation of the Early Release Block Schedule, which will take effect April 6 after spring break.  District 99 sent an email on March 15 providing details regarding the new proposed schedule. After spring break, students will no longer be following the current hybrid model or separating into A and B groups.  DGN received over 4,000 surveys sent in by staff, families, and students, determining the Early Release Schedule as the first...

EXCELLING IN ACADEMICS: Blumka, Nesbitt, and Berghorst qualify as National Merit Scholarship Finalists
DGN names three National Merit Finalists
Emma Gramm, Feature Editor • March 15, 2021

Three DGN students have been named as finalists for the National Merit Scholarship Program (NMSP), a program that recognizes senior students for their academic excellence throughout high school. The event is sponsored by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation and grants out scholarships opportunities to the nominees. Students took it into their own hands to enter this competition by taking either the 2019 Preliminary SAT or National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT). Of the 1.5...

ON A QUEST: Olivia Shirk and Vanessa Lopez are on the hunt for the best breakfast sandwich.
Breakfast sandwich bonanza
Vanessa Lopez and Olivia Shirk March 22, 2021
RAPTUROUS ROLE SWAP: Elation infuses the Torres children as they dominate the day—and their parents, too.
Review: Yes Day
Nicholas Hanscom, In-Depth Editor • March 20, 2021