Welcome to the 2019-2020 School Year
Posted on 08/12/2019
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August 2019

Dear Parents and Students,
Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year!

Schedule Pick Up days are just around the corner.
Families will need to complete the Online Re-Enrollment process PRIOR to attending schedule pick-up day (listed below) in the Holmes MPR:

 *  8th and 9th grade:  Wednesday, August 21st    from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in the MPR (times by last name)

*  7th grade:  Thursday, August 22nd   in the MPR from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm (times by last name)

*  The first day of school is Wednesday, August 28th , beginning at 8:30 am.


At pick-up day, students will receive temporary student identification cards.  (School pictures and permanent ID card pictures will be taken Friday, August 30th .)  There will be several stations for students and parents to check through as they turn in their paperwork and pick up their schedules. Information and prices for joining the PTA, purchasing a yearbook on line, P.E. clothes, ASB card, and planners are also included in the mailing that was sent home the Week of August 8.   More information will be available to you on pick-up day.

PLEASE NOTE!!! In order to receive a student’s schedule, the following must be completed:

ONLINE Re-Enrollment (per District instructions received in July)

Proof of Tdap vaccination (if not already submitted)

For any students requiring medication(s), please bring them to the Holmes Office between August 12th and August 20th along with the required DJUSD Medication Assistance Form, which can be found on DJUSD website or at Holmes.

All Library “holds” from previous year must be cleared 

An on-site help desk will be available in the Holmes Library for assistance with Online re-enrollment on schedule pick-up days.

If this schedule absolutely does not work for your family, you may complete the process and receive your class schedule on:


Friday, August 23rd and Tuesday August 27th , from 1:00 to 3:00 pm, or Wednesday, August 28th  (the first day of school) from 7:30 to 9:00 am at the Attendance/Counseling end of the Administration Office. 

 We are looking forward to seeing each one of you as the school year begins.  Together we will make this year a satisfying and successful one.  We have an outstanding faculty and staff to deliver our programs at Holmes Junior High School.  Please take this opportunity to review the items in this packet in order to receive your schedule on your pick-up day.


If you have questions, please do not hesitate to call the school at 757-5445.



  Jean Kennedy

Jean Kennedy