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NEW! A Statement on behalf of the ASD Board of Directors: ASD to Remain Virtual through 3rd Quarter. Read more.
Families - ASD continues to survey our families to gather feedback as the district finalizes opening of school plans beyond Q3. Please fill out this survey for every child in your household using their unique 6-digit student ID. Deadline 1/22! English |Spanish


Please use the link here to access Husky Headlines for this week. 


If you have any information you would like to add to the next headlines report, please email it to: huskyheadlines1@gmail.com 

Winter sports are scheduled to begin Friday 1/15. At this time, no spectators will be permitted. However, ALL Dieruff home games will be streamed for FREE on our ASD YouTube channel!

ASD SPRING PHYSICALS - February 13 at Dieruff HS! This is for spring sport athletes and will be by appointment only. You MUST bring a completed PIAA CIPPE form (section 1-5) to be seen. Visit the PIAA website to download your form. No walk ins due to covid-19 protocols. Make your appointment here - spots are limited! https://bit.ly/3c7hUxp

ATTENTION TO ALL DIERUFF COMMUNITY-Students, Parents, Staff, and Alumni

Need some Husky Gear for your closet?  Click the link below for some fantastic Husky Pride items, there is some really nice stuff available! Store will be open until Dec 14th.


Interested in joining a club or activity?

Dieruff offers over 30 different clubs and activities!
Click on the link to proceed to the guide which will include: 
• Club Descriptions
• Advisor Contact Information
• Google Classroom & Remind 101 Join Codes
• Virtual meeting information including: Day/Time/Zoom links can be found in each club/activity’s Google Classroom ( Note: Not all clubs have a Google Classroom or Remind 101 Group )

Questions about Student Activities/Clubs ?
• Contact Mr. Jurasits, Student Activities Coordinator at JurasitsD@allentownsd.org

DHS Mission Statement Video


February Schedule 
Monday, February 1; Wednesday, February 3; Friday, February 5
Monday, February 8; Wednesday, February 10; THURSDAY, February 11
TUESDAY, February 16, Wednesday, February 17, Friday, February  19
Monday, February 22; Wednesday, February 24;  Friday, February 26

Students will be given a 5-day meal bag on Thursday, February 11 

Dieruff will be open from 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM. Central, Sheridan, Ramos, and South Mountain MS will be open from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Three delivery routes will visit sites on the South East, South West, and North East side of the city. Click here for delivery locations and times.


Virtual Campus Daily Schedule - All Grades UPDATED 9.9.20

VIRTUAL  "HOW TO" Navigate Online Learning Platforms/ Learning Guides

Please find  "How To" guides and videos below to help aid your child's virtual schooling this fall. ASD teachers will be using Google Classroom to communicate regularly with students and families and facilitate additional learning activities.  Other online learning platforms used daily will be Clever, Edgenuity, and Zoom. Click on any or all of these links to learn the basics of logging in, navigating, and using different tools in each platform.  
Tech Tutorial Video by Principal, Mr. Makhoul

ASD Virtual Guide & Resources for Students and Families.pdf
Access to ASD Digital Resources.pdf
How To: Connect Your Device to WiFi (English)

How To: Use & Log into Clever (English)
How To: Use & Log into Clever (Español)

How to: Getting Started in Google Classroom (English)
How To: Getting Started in Google Classroom (Español)

How to : Log into Edgenuity (English/Español)

How To :Getting Started with Unique Learning System (Special Education)( English/Español)

How To: Use Zoom (English)
How To: Use Zoom (Español)

Zoom Help Guide- English
Zoom Help Guide -Español
Zoom Help Guide-Arabic


If you could not attend our virtual open house for 2020-2021, please view the video recording and powerpoint(Eng/Spanish) below.  

Virtual Open House Zoom Recording
After you click on link above, you must enter Access Passcode: jdx*s2xp

Virtual Open House PPT (Eng)

Virtual Open House PPT (Español)



Please feel free to view our quick virtual tour of our building.  For your convenience, it is in English and Spanish.  Hope you enjoy the tour of Dieruff High School!

DHS Virtual Tour (English)

DHS Virtual Tour (Español)


Student Schedules (SY 20-21 Sapphire)

Dieruff Student schedules have been posted on the Sapphire Community Portal. Click the link below for written instructions.  There is also a video to show how to access it as well. 

Video Tutorial on accessing community portal and online learning platforms

English/Spanish Community Portal Login Instructions


Reminder, students: Be sure to join the Dieruff Counseling Google Classrooms if you haven't done so for important information and updates!

Grade 12 class code: lqj2tz3

Grade 11 class code: yrv44wr

Grade 10 class code: vzhco4d

Grade 9 class code: bicfmpk


Families -please confirm that each child in your household has the necessary technology & internet access needed to complete online learning: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TJR9DML

Familias - Por favor utilice este formulario para confirmar que cada niño en su hogar tiene la tecnología y acceso necesarios al Internet para completar el aprendizaje en línea:https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TJR9DML


Allentown's Athletic Health and Safety Plan  provides guidelines for all student-athletes at the middle and high school levels to return to play. Click here to review the Health & Safety Plan
Contact Mr. Stoudt for more information. 
SAP (Student Assistance Program): Live and virtual assessments & referrals using telehealth for students struggling to cope with behavioral and mental health symptoms. Download Flyer English / Spanish

Safe2Say Something:A message from Superintendent Parker and resources for parents

The Louis E. Dieruff High School is one of three high schools located in the city of Allentown. 
The richness of The Allentown School District's diversity is strengthened by its central role in educating our students for America's future through academic excellence and celebrating the culturally responsive, athletic and artistic range of talent in the schools. ASD students originate from 51 countries and speak 26 languages. There are twenty-five academic buildings throughout the City. 

During the 2016-2017 school year, the district enrolled 16,628 students across 15 Elementary & Early Childhood Centers (7,976), 4 Middle Schools (3,421) and 3 High Schools (5,231).  The Allentown School District has 2,429 personnel.

89.1% of our families are denoted as Low Income, and 100% receive Free/Reduced Lunch.  ASD is the third largest urban school system out of 500 Districts in the Commonwealth and serves a community with a poverty rate of 38.64% of the City's population. (2013 Census).