O. W. Holmes Junior High School

About Holmes

Holmes Junior High School

Oliver Wendell Holmes Junior High School is a comprehensive grade 7-9 school in the Davis Joint Unified School District.  Founded in the fall of 1966, Holmes has served a diverse group of students for over 50 years.  Our namesake is Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., a famous American author and poet and Dean of Harvard Medical School.  Our school Mascot is the Patriot and our school colors are blue, white and black.


Our teachers and students strive for academic excellence and a fun environment where all students can learn and grow. We are proud to be part of a district that cherishes each of its students.  


"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts." 
-Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.



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