News Stories

January Spirit Week
We have a spirit week January 18 to 21. Read more for details.
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Sign up for Student COVID Testing
Covid Testing is available at Holmes every Wednesday from 1:30 to 4 pm. Use the QR code to sign up.
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Attendance Reporting
Please report student absences by phone, email, or send a signed note upon student’s return. Read more for links and details.
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Holmes Jr. High Winter Concerts
In person seating is limited this year, but we invite you to watch online! Read more for the live stream links.
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Holmes Spirit Week
We have a Spirit Week Friday December 10 to Friday December 17. Read more for details.
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Holmes Webstore
Purchase Holmes Back-to-School items online to avoid the payment line at Schedule Pick Up!
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Freshmen Athletics at DSHS
Holmes Freshmen: Read more for how to participate in athletics at Davis Senior High School
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Final Picture Retake Day October 14
The final Picture Retake Day is October 14. Read more for Picture Day details including the process for ordering pictures.
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Holmes Spirit Week October 11-15
Join us for Spirit Week from October 11-15! Wear the appropriately themed shirt or clothing on the given days and win some amazing prizes.
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Virtual Back to School Night
Back to School Night is Wednesday, September 1 from 6:30 to 8 pm on Zoom. Read more for details and links.
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Welcome to the 2021-22 School Year
Read more for Schedule Pick-Up details and other helpful back to school links and information.
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Becoming an Observer in Canvas
Parents, as an observer you can see your child's grades, assignments, and calendar events. Read more to find out how to sign up.
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District News

Change in Contact Tracing and Quarantine Protocols
Due to the shorter incubation period of the Omicron variant, the CDPH has revised its schools guidance regarding contact tracing and quarantine.
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Superintendent Search Community Survey
The survey will be available until February 16, 2022.
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Virtual Community Outreach- New STEM, Aquatic Center and CTE Bond Projects at Davis Senior High School
Virtual Community Outreach Presentation Available- Community feedback period open until Friday, February 11, 2022.
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Important Changes to COVID-19 Protocols
Important Changes to COVID-19 Isolation, Quarantine and Communications Protocols
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DJUSD COVID-19 Rapid Test Kit Distribution
Test kits have been distributed to our students. Please check with your student to make sure they received one and brought it home.
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Affordable Connectivity Program
The Affordable Connectivity Program is a Federal Communications Commission program that helps connect families and households struggling to afford internet service.
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December 17 - Holiday Wishes and District Updates
We wish everyone a restful and relaxing winter break.
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DJUSD Adopts Juneteenth Resolution Establishing Annual Holiday
The Davis Joint Unified School District Board of Education voted unanimously to approve a resolution celebrating Juneteenth Independence Day and designating June 19, 2021, and June 19 of each year thereafter as a local DJUSD holiday
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Important Communication Regarding TikTok Social Media Challenge
Davis Joint Unified School District staff were informed this week that videos are being posted on the social media platform, TikTok, encouraging students to threaten a school shooting in order to shut down school on Friday, Dec. 17.
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Winter Break Meal Pickup
View meal pickup locations during DJUSD"s winter break.
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Secondary Bell Schedule Review
Senate Bill 328 mandates that all Senior High School students start school no earlier than 8:30 a.m. beginning Fall 2022.
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November is Native American Heritage Month
November is a time to honor and celebrate the vibrant culture, rich histories and important contributions of Native people and nations in the US.
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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.