News Stories

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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Holmes Webstore
Purchase Holmes Back-to-School items online to avoid the payment line at Schedule Pick Up!
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Picture Day Retakes and Ordering
Picture Day Retakes are September 8. Read more for Picture Day details including the process for ordering pictures.
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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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Welcome Holmes 7th Graders!
7th Grade WEB Orientation at Holmes. Tuesday, August 24 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.
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Healthy Davis Together Prize Winners
Congratulations to the winners of the HDT raffle.
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9th Grade Awards
The virtual 9th grade awards ceremony is Tuesday, June 8 at 6:30pm. Join us on Zoom.
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Davis JHS Choir Virtual Spring Concert
You are invited to the Davis JHS Choirs' final virtual concert of the year
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Order Your Yearbook Today
Order your 2020-2021 yearbook today! Prices will be going up on May 10.
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Virtual Community Outreach Presentation for Solar Implementation at Holmes Junior High School
Online presentation available until Monday, June 7, at 5:00 p.m.
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District News

Apply Today for the National School Lunch Program
This program benefits our students, families and other school programs!
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Welcome Back to School!
Interim Superintendent Matt Best welcomes our students, families and staff to the new school year!
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Children Ride Free with Unitrans
Children 18 and younger can ride Unitrans for free!
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What Happens When There is a Positive COVID-19 Case on Campus?
In the event there is a confirmed COVID-19 case or exposure, here is what you can expect
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Health and Safety Updates for the First Day of School
Visit www.djusd.net/covid-19 for additional information and resources.
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Getting Started with Canvas as a Family Member
Parents/guardians will assume the role of an "observer" and access your student's info.
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Canvas 101 for Students and Families
Join us on Monday, August 23 to learn more about our learning management system.
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Welcome, Interim Superintendent Best
The DJUSD Board of Education has appointed Matt Best as Interim Superintendent.
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Farewell from Superintendent Bowes
Read Superintendent Bowes’ last message to the DJUSD community. Beginning August 9, he will begin serving as the Superintendent of Manhattan Beach USD.
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2021-22 Bell Schedules
Bell schedules will follow the same routine used during the 2019-20 school year.
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High School Grade Changes to Pass/No Pass with AB 104
AB 104 provides guidance on student retention options, grade change requests and graduation coursework requirements as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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DSIS Virtual Academy Info Night - August 4
Join us via Zoom on Wednesday, August 4 at 5:00 p.m.
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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.