A rear-door school bus evacuation drill will be held on Tuesday, October 19 and Wednesday, October 20 in the south parking lot of the Bearcat Event Center. All students who ride a Dexter R-XI school bus will participate in the emergency drill.
Senior Class Group Picture will be October 20th!
Class 3 Sectional Track Meet Update The following member of our track team have advanced to the Class 3 State Track Meet next weekend in Jefferson City. Congrats to our athletes and coaches!! We are proud of you!! Anistin Kyle Boys 400 Meter Run—52.42–4th Place Gavin Cartwright Boys High Jump-1.78 Meters-3rd Place Avery Neely, Allison Turnbo, Dulcie Pullen and Gabrielle Brown Girls 4 x 400 Relay-4:23:02-4th Place RJ Farmer, Anistin Kyle, Carter Dorton, and Gavin Cartwright Boys 4 x 400 Relay-3:35:56–3rd Place New School Records Josh Alday Boys Javelin-50.97 Meters-1st Place Clayton Bell, Christopher Stone, Carter Dorton and Gavin Cartwright Boys 4 x 800 Relay—8:30:64–3rd Place Gabrielle Brown Girls 800 Meter Run-2:24:07-2nd Place Gabrielle Brown Girls 1600 Meter Run-5:28:43-1st Place
Our baseball team will be playing at home today for the Class 4 District 1 Championship against Kennett. First pitch is set for 5:00. Come out and support our players and coaches! Go Bearcats!!
The girls/boys games for tomorrow will be played at home in the BEC.
Basketball Update Our Lady Bearcats will take on Oran at 1:30 tomorrow. Our varsity boys will take on Charleston following the girls game. Both contests will be varsity games.
The Dexter-Cape Central girls basketball game scheduled for tonight has been cancelled. All tickets that were purchased will be credited back to the cardholder.
Boys District Wrestling Update Boys District Wrestling begins this Saturday at Park Hills. First match begins at 10am. Admission: Admission price is set by MSHSAA. ALL TICKETS WILL BE VIRTUAL TICKETS AND MUST BE PURCHASED ONLINE. WE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING CASH AT THE DOOR. Here is the link to the tickets: https://www.mshsaa.org/activities/tickets.aspx
Boys Basketball Update The JV/V Boys Basketball game tonight against Bell City will begin at 5:30, instead of the original start time of 6:00.
DHS Parents and Students: So very proud of our students!! Not only did many of them demonstrate their talents today, but the students in the audience were so AMAZING and encouraging throughout the production!! It was so great to have some FUN and a little bit of normal! Videos from today will be posted on our DHS Youtube channel soon. Appreciate each of you and hope you have a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS!! Enjoy your time off!
Seniors, Please remember to place your order for your Cap & Gown before December 1. To order online, please visit https://highschool.herffjones.com/secom/school/MO/Dexter+High+School/24002010000/2666/home
Pre Order your 2021 DHS Yearbook with the Signature Package by the end of this week and receive 4 FREE Icons for $55. Without the Signature Package, $40. Visit jostensyearbooks.com to order.
Track uniforms may be returned today until noon at the middle school
Please click on the following link for a list of High School Distance Learning Websites. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1L3KPy1QIMEXGKjZ_cUD8ybparLq_13wQKK1aHpFpuvY/edit?usp=sharing
Congratulations to our Varsity Basketball team for winning the 2020 SCAA Tournament. https://5il.co/ctfk
Congrats to the following students. Their artwork will be on display at the Student Show at the River Campus. Madeline Ayers, Jillian Avery, who also received two honorable mentions and Addyson Green who won 1st in Mixed Media as well as receiving $1500 for VPN Art Scholarship.
Congratulations to the Scholar Bowl Team their 2nd Place win at the Bell City Tournament today!!
Congratulations to the following FCCLA members for being elected to represent Dexter as FCCLA Region 8 Executive Officers for the 2020-2021 school year. Julianna Rivera-Devotion Leader & Jerra Malone-Recreation Leader.
The FCCLA fall meeting is rescheduled for Tuesday, Dec 3 at Bloomfield High School.
Congratulations to Margo Nea for being a member of the MSHSAA Class 3 All-State Cross Country team. We are proud of you! https://5il.co/b9dr
The Dexter Invitational CC Meet scheduled for tomorrow has been cancelled.
School will be dismissed at 12:30 today for Parent/Teacher Conferences, Thursday October 24th and school will not be in session on Friday, October 25th.
Congrats to Carter Dorton for breaking the Boys' Cross Country school record Saturday with a time of 17:34 at Farmington.
Congrats to Margo Nea for again breaking her own record with a time of 19:35 at the Van Buren Invitational. Additionally, congratulations to the Varsity Boys Cross Country team for winning the Van Buren Invitational and to the Varsity Girls on their 2nd place finish.
The volleyball game tomorrow night against Bloomfield will be played at home. JV game will begin at 6:00.
The 2020 Senior Class Group Picture will be 9/12/19 during Advisory.
Bearcat Volleyball will have their home opener tonight against Jackson. There will be a freshman game beginning at 5:00. The JV/V will follow.
Congratulations to Margo Nea for breaking her own school record this weekend at the Memphis Brooks Cross Country Meet!
DHS Students should park in their assigned spot and have their 2019-20 Parking Permit Hang Tag displayed beginning on the first day of school. Students who have completed parking registration should pick up their hang tags in the DHS office between Friday, August 23rd and Tuesday, August 27th
DHS Students and Parents-To view the 2019-2020 School Year information regarding Student Parking, Student Handbook, and School Calendar, please click on the link below. http://dexterr9mo.apptegy.us/article/123044
Picture Day is coming up on 08/13/2019! You may order during registration that day at the BEC or online at https://inter-state.com/FlyerEntry/39078YF
Congratulations to the Senior Beta for an outstanding representation at Nationals in Oklahoma City! For the complete list of winners: visit.https://www.dexter.k12.mo.us/article/118348?org=dexter-high-school
Congratulations to the recipients of our first Academic Signing held on May 6, 2019. Click here for the full list of students. https://www.dexter.k12.mo.us/article/114791?org=dexter-high-school
Congratations to our tennis and track participants and coaches on their success at state this weekend. Our 4x200 relay team made up of Soule, Rogers, Barker and Guy finished fifth. Margo Nea finished 6th in the 1600. Austin Guy finished 4th in the High Jump. 🏅 🏅 🏅.
Parents: Register for Privit on the DHS web page if your child plans to participate in a MSHSAA activity next year. All students enrolled in Privit by tomorrow will be entered in a drawing for a gift card. Free Physicals will be held tomorrow at SE Hospital from 3:30-7:00.
2019 State qualifiers in Golf-Dylan Sitze, Spencer Warren, and Ryan Collier. Congratulations!
Free Physical Day at Southeast Hospital is May 9 from 3:30-7 p.m. See attached letter about our new pre-participation physical examination(PPE) process. https://5il.co/7k4c
Congratulations to our Golf team for placing first place at the District Tournament. They will now play in the Sectional Round at Farmington on Monday, May 6th. Good luck guys!
Our softball team will play Bernie at 2:00 tomorrow, April 30, in the Class 1 District Tournament. Go Bearcats!
The Boys Tennis match against Arcadia Valley scheduled for Wednesday will now be played tomorrow beginning at 3:00. This will be a V only match and our team will be taking part in the state-wide Coaches for Cancer. Additionally, we will recognize our senior tennis players. Go Bearcats!
We plan to start the softball game today against Clearwater at 3:45.
Last day for 2019-20 locker selection and parking registration. Selection begins at 7:30 am in the west lobby. The 2019-2020 PARKING REGISTRATION form must be submitted prior to selecting a parking spot. All accounts must be paid to be eligible for early selection.
Congratulations to the Golf Team on winning the Festus Invitational! Spencer Warren 1st, Ryan Collier, Cy Worley, Dylan Sitze, and Luke Becker all Top 10 Medal Winners!!
The Dexter High School FFA BBQ is Thursday 4-18-19 during lunch. Students may purchase a ticket for $6 at the BEARCAT DEN Thursday morning before school. Tickets are $6.
Congratulations to the DHS Golf Team on setting a new 18 hole record at the Kimbeland Course in Jackson. Spencer Warren 73 Cy Worley 76 Ryan Collier 77 Dylan Sitze 80 Luke Becker SNC
The SCAA Softball Tournament game for today against Puxico will be played at Advance beginning at 5:15. The bus will leave at 4:15.
DHS Class of 2020 locker selection and parking registration begins at 7:30 am on Monday, April 15th. Students must submit their 2019-2020 Parking Registration form online in advance.
If you would like to purchase a DVD of the Prom Grand March, please pick up an order form in the high school office. Copies are $10 each and will be ready for pickup on Thursday, April 18.
Softball, Baseball and Golf have been cancelled for today, April 4th, due to inclement weather.
Seniors-Reminder that the group picture will be taken on Friday, April 5th during 5th hour on the Football Field.
Bearcat Fans! End of the year closeout on remaining Bearcat apparel! Check out what's available by visiting: https://sites.google.com/dexter.k12.mo.us/bearcatdenonline/home
The DHS Scholar Bowl Team will be having Senior Night on April 17 at 4 pm in the BEC classroom with a match between teachers and scholar bowl players. Teachers in the district interested in volunteering please contact Kerri Goodman at DHS.
Spring Fever Reliever Dance Tonight 7:30-9:30 Admission $3
Senior Salute Ads are on sale now. The deadline to purchase is April 1, 2019. Forms are available on the website under Senior Info or https://5il.co/6tee.
DHS Students and Parents be sure to order your 2019 Yearbook. Visit https://bit.ly/2tQYkOF or drop off your cash or check to the high school office, made payable to DHS in the amount of $45.
The DHS Choir Concert scheduled for today has been cancelled due to inclement weather.
Link to the Class 4 District 1 Boys Basketball Tournament held at Cape Central. Good luck guys! https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/DistrictTournaments.aspx?alg=5&class=4&district=1&year=2018
Link to the Class 4 District 1 Girls Basketball Tournament held at Cape Central. Go LBB! https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/DistrictTournaments.aspx?alg=6&class=4&district=1&year=2018
Congratulations to our own Travis Waldner for placing fourth place at the Class 2 State Wrestling Tournament!
Our Girls Basketball team will be at home tonight against Oran. We will be recognizing our Senior Basketball players between games. The JV game will begin at 6:00.
Congrats to our Wrestling Team and coaching staff for bringing home the first District Championship in school history. These guys will be back in action as they travel to the State Tournament on Thursday.
Our HS Wrestling team leaves today for Ste. Genevieve to wrestle in the Class 2, District 1 Tournament. The final rounds will take place on Saturday. Go get'm guys!
Dance, Cheer and Boys' Basketball Senior Night will be held between the JV and V game tonight as we take on the Kennett Indians! Go Bearcats!
At Bell City this evening, the JV will play two quarters and the V game will follow.
Our HS Wrestling team will be at home tonight beginning at 5:00. Please join Coach Sneed, Coach Boyer and Coach Pixley as we recognize our seniors. We are proud of these guys!
The Freshman Boys Basketball game scheduled on Monday, 2/4, has been cancelled. The Lady Bearcat Basketball game against Notre Dame on 2/4 will begin at 6:00.
It is time to throw on your red and black and head north! Our JV and V basketball teams will square off against Bernie for the SCAA Championship tonight in Bloomfield. The JV game is scheduled to begin at 7:00 and the V game will follow. Go Bearcats!
Correction: Chaylea Mosby will be recognized on Monday, February 4, for scoring 2000 points. Please join us as we recognize this amazing feat before the start of the Notre Dame game.
Our JV and V Boys Basketball team will be in action Thursday night at the Stoddard County Tournament. The V will play Richland at 7:00(5:30 Bus) and Our JV team will play Woodland at 4:00(3:00 Bus)
The Girls' Basketball team will play on 2/2 in the Jackson Lady Indian Showcase. This event was originally scheduled on 1/12 and was cancelled due to inclement weather. 10:30 Dexter JV vs Miller Career(Multi-Purpose Gym) 12:00 Dexter V vs Miller Career(Event Center)
The Freshman basketball game on Thursday, 1/17, will be played in the small gym at Cape Central High School. It is the same entrance as the HS Gym. Game is scheduled for 6:00.
JV game tomorrow at Malden will now begin at 11:15. Bus will leave at 9:45.
The Girls’ Basketball game scheduled for tomorrow at Jackson has been cancelled due to incoming weather. Makeup date will be announced once we receive information from Jackson.
The wrestling match at Sullivan(1/11/19) and the Owensville Tournament(1/12/19) have been cancelled due to incoming weather.
Malden JV Tournament Update- We advanced to the semifinal round after defeating South Pemiscot. We will face Kennett Wednesday night at 7:45. Bus will leave at 6:30.
DHS Seniors - Senior Quote and Picture deadline for Yearbook is February 1. Visit the high school web page, click on Menu and Senior Information.
The Girls' Basketball game at Kennett on Monday will begin at 6:00. JV will play two quarters and the V game will follow. Go Bearcats!
Yes that's right......Tonight is Winter Homecoming 2019! JV game against the Woodland Cardinals will begin at 6:00. Homecoming Coronation will take place between games. Dance will follow the game in the west lobby of the high school! Go Bearcats!
The Freshmen Boys Basketball game tomorrow night at Twin Rivers will begin at 5:30 instead of 6:00. The bus will leave at 4:30.
We will take on the Kennett Indians today in the third round of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament. Game is scheduled to begin at 5:30.
Dexter over Malden in Round 1 of the BCT! Next up tomorrow night is the Twin Rivers Royals! Game time-8:30. Go Bearcats! 🏀✅
Come check out our Dance and Cheer teams perform on Thursday night at the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament! Dance team will be at halftime of the 7:00 game and Cheer will be at halftime of the 8:30 game.
Dexter takes on Malden in the first round of the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament today at 12:30. Go Bearcats!!
We are the Champions! LBB over Neelyville by the score of 58-46 to win the Lady Royal Christmas Tournament!!
LBB moves on to the Lady Royals Christmas Tournament Championship with a win over Naylor(63-24). Game tonight against Neelyville will tip at 7:30. Go Bearcats!
Congratulations to LBB on their big win over the Kennett Indians in the Lady Royals Christmas Tournament. Next up....Naylor Eagles on Friday at 6:00. Bus will leave at 4:30.
Good luck to LBB tonight at the Lady Royal Classic as we face the Kennett Indians! Game time is at 8:00.
Winter Homecoming - Jan 4th / Disney theme dress up days - January 3rd is SLEEPING BEAUTY (wear PJs) January 4th is BEARCAT ROYALTY (dress like Kings and Queens for Formal Friday)
Congrats to the JV and V Boys Basketball on their win over the Richland Rebels on 12/13/18.
DHS Beta wins big at the State Conference. We are headed to Nationals in Oklahoma City this year!! Congratulations Beta & Sponsors!!