3 things to know for March 17: Hat Day, KIND Closet, Hometown High Q


1. Hat Day

Friday, March 18, 2022, is a hat day with the proceeds benefiting our Fun Day!  Wear a school appropriate hat this Friday for $1.00. Stickers will be sold in G403 (Mrs. Dorazio’s), and the Gym (Mrs. Smith) before the start of 1st period. Join in the fun!

2. KIND Closet

In need of community service hours?  KIND Closet is looking for volunteers to help organize the closet on TODAY from​ 3:00-4:00pm.  See Ms. Smolleck if you’re interested.

3. Hometown High Q

Watch Hometown High Q on KDKA (CBS Pittsburgh) at 11:00 AM on March 19th as Derry Area takes on Trinity and West Mifflin High Schools hosted by Ray Petlin. Watch Jonathan Hugus, William Hugus and Morgan Sobota as they represent DAHS on Hometown High Q.


Chicken Nuggets, Over Browned Potatoes, Sweet Corn, Sidekick Frozen Fruit Cup, Shamrock Cake, and Milk

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated on March 17 across the globe to recognize Irish culture and history. The Irish first began observing St. Patrick’s Day around the 10th century, where a Roman Catholic feast was held in honor of Saint Patrick, who is believed to have died on March 17, 461, according to History.com.


Being the leader of the world means being the leader of peace.

Said Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky speaking from his office in Kyiv to the United States Congress yesterday asking for them to do more to protect his country and people.

Photo: Boston Globe


(CNN) – The Federal Reserve is raising interest rates for the first time since 2018, the central bank announced yesterday. This comes as the pandemic and the supply-chain crisis have pushed the cost of virtually everything higher. The central bankers also revised up their inflation predictions to a median of 4.3% by the year’s end, compared with 2.6% projected in December.




Netflix is working to prevent account sharing for people who don’t live in the same household. Say farewell to leeching off your friend’s account (and if you’re still on your ex’s account, it’s probably time anyway.)