Category: Involve Students

Eau Claire Catchup: New Equipment. Higher Enrollment.

In the 3 years since the install of their video display, things have been busy at Eau Claire North High School in Wisconsin. Joe Eisenhuth, Assistant Principal and Athletic Director and Jan Bowe, Technical Education Teacher at Eau Claire filled us in on what’s new with their video display and student crew.

New Year, New Gear

2018 has faded away and the New Year is upon us. However, the celebration’s not over just yet at Daktronics. While we won’t be shooting off fireworks, we are toasting a new round of products and capabilities we are introducing to the market in 2019.

Students Immersed in Game-Day Production

Juab High School in Nephi, Utah, has gotten much more use out of its outdoor video display than just during football games. The school’s sports marketing class uses the display to learn how to produce game-day content and run the show during football games.

Creative Display Use Comes to Life on Twitter

Daktronics displays have many capabilities, but Oak Creek High School in Oak Creek, Wisc., added a new feature to its display: a personality.

The Power of Your Co-op

When schools need to make large purchases, they can go through their local co-op to save some money. The co-op lists pre-approved vendors, saving schools time, money and hassle by listing their choices. When it came time to purchase a video display for their field, North Scott High School in Iowa was pleased to see a 10% discount when purchasing a display through their co-op.

When in Rome

Rome High School in Georgia takes their football seriously; they’ve won 2 state championships back to back and are on track for a third. When the City of Rome learned they would be hosting a double header for the first day of the coveted Corky Kell Classic football series, a showcase of some of the toughest teams in the state, they knew it was time to step up their scoreboard’s game.

High Schools Light Up Friday Nights

Schools are using Friday Night Lights to not only keep fans entertained, but to reach non-athlete students and expand their budgets.

Misconceptions When Buying a Video Display

Common objections when schools consider installing scoring equipment involve time and money.

Students Produce Sponsor Commercials

Oak Creek High School’s students finished the first in a series of commercials for sponsors of the school’s new video display.

Knights Inspired by Brewers

Oak Creek High School got a behind the scenes tour of Brewer's stadium prior to having their video board installed in August. Leaving inspired, they are already creating content to show for their first game.