News Stories

Junior High Spring Sports are coming!
Davis Junior High Schools will be having “seasons” for two sports this year. March 8-April 17 - CROSS COUNTRY April 26-May 21 - TRACK AND FIELD Read more for how to participate.
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Letter to 6th Grade Parents
6th Grade parents and guardians, a letter just went out from DJUSD on preparing for 7th grade and making decisions about enrolling for Junior High. Please read more for a digital copy of the letter with live links and resources.
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Holmes Program Planning Dates for 2021-2022
Read more for details, dates and information on our Program Planning for 2021-2022.
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Submitting a Photo for Yearbook
Yearbook Student Pictures
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Quarter 3 Book Pick Up
Pick up your books and supplies for Quarter 3 on Monday, January 25 from 9:30-11:30am. Read more for details and to find out if you have books to pick up.
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Holmes Spirit Week January 19-22
We're having a Spirit Week January 19-22, 2021. Read more for all the details.
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Online Homework Help
Homework help and tutoring are​ available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from​ 3:30 - 4:30pm on Zoom. Read more for details.
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Virtual Parent Education Night
Join us on Wednesday, November 18 at 6:30pm for a Virtual Parent Education Night called "Staying Ahead of the Trends - What Every Junior High Parent Needs to Know."
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Quarter 2 Back to School Night
On Monday, November 9, from 6:30-7:30pm, we are having a Quarter 2 Back to School Night for periods 1,3,5 and 7. Read more for all the details.
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WISTEM Tutoring Every Thursday
Read for more information about an online tutoring opportunity every Thursday from 2:30-4pm.
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Quarter 2 Begins Monday November 2
Quarter 1 ends Friday October 30 and Quarter 2 begins on Monday, November 2. Read for more important information as we make this transition.
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Holmes Quarter 2 Book Pick Up
Pick up your books, supplies, and school picture orders on Thursday, October 29 and Friday, October 30 from 1-4pm. Read more for more information and to find out if you have books to pick up.
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District News

February 19 - Opening Campuses for Hybrid Learning / Vaccines for Educators / Fall 2021 Full Reopening
Read Superintendent Bowes’ latest message to the DJUSD community for an update on opening campuses for hybrid learning, vaccine opportunities for educators and more.
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Yolo County Expands COVID-19 Vaccines to Educators
On February 16, Yolo County announced that the County will expand COVID-19 vaccination efforts to include all frontline workers, which includes all DJUSD employees, in Phase 1b Tier 1 of the State of California’s vaccine prioritization framework.
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Kindergarten Information Nights
Find dates and Zoom links for Kindergarten Info Nights!
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February 5 - Governor’s Budget Update, Elementary Hybrid Model Approved
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community with an update on the Governor’s Budget, the new approved Elementary/Preschool Hybrid Models and more.
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Youth Truth Family Survey
Share your feedback and take the 2021 Youth Truth Survey by March 5!
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National School Counseling Week
This week we celebrate our school counselors, psychologists, speech pathologists and mental health therapists!
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Board-Approved Conditions for Hybrid Return
View our new infographic for a clear list of all the Board-approved conditions for a safe return to campus.
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Parent Feedback Needed on On-Campus Activities During Distance Learning- Deadline Jan 31
By completing this survey, you will help us better understand what types of extraccurricular activities and opportunities might best serve and support students at your child's school.
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January 22 - Conditions to Return to Campus- Other In-Person Activities
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community with information on the conditions for a hybrid return, hybrid models and more.
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January 8 - Violence at the Capitol, Return to Campus Update
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community addressing the January 6 violence at our nation’s Capitol Building and providing a Return to Campus update.
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Two Special Meetings of the DJUSD Board of Education
To continue discussions about Return to Campus, the Board of Education has scheduled two Special Board meetings. Watch via Zoom webinar.
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Welcome Back!
We hope everyone had a safe and restful winter break.
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Our Mission

The parents, students, faculty and support staff at Holmes Junior High are committed to the achievement of excellence in academics and all other curricular pursuits. They are also committed to the cultivation of individual abilities and talents in a supportive environment where respect for individual and group differences and for the rights of others guide behavior.