Yearbook and School Photos



  • The 2023 DHS yearbook will go on sale starting July 01, 2023. There is a small price increase this year to cover printing and sales tax; There are discounts for ordering before September 1st:

  • July 01, 2023 to July 31, 2023 - $53 (Early Dread Special)
  • August 01, 2023 to August 31, 2023 - $55 (Dreadnaught Discount)
  • September 01, 2023 to April 01, 2023 - $60

Please note that yearbooks will not be available for pre-order after April 01, 2024. 



Yearbook order forms – if paying with check or cash - are available in high school main office and here: Yearbook Order Form
Yearbooks can also be purchased through Community Education's website. Here is the link: Order DHS Yearbook Online


The most timely way to receive a response to questions or concerns is to email the yearbook ads manager and yearbook coordinator Mr. Mergler.
Mr. Mergler -
Classroom Phone – 734-424-4240 ext. 7403
Yearbook Senior Ads Manager -
Follow the yearbook staff on twitter @DHSunsinkable

School Photos

School photos for 9th, 10th, and 11th grades are taken during school, usually the first week. retakes are scheduled approximately one month later. Fall 2023: Picture day 9/7/2023; retakes 10/5/2023.

You can order photos online by going to SchoolPictures.comChoose "fall individual pictures" and then search for school name to select DHS. 

Student ID cards are distributed on announced days in the DHS Commons during lunch early in the school year. Any uncollected IDs remaining after distribution are available in the school office during regular hours.  

internal spread from DHS Unsinkable yearbook
sample spread from DHS Yearbook
DHS Yearbook display in classroom
Inner pages of DHS yearbook
Inner pages of DHS yearbook
DHS yearbook cover

Senior Photos


December 15, 2023 in order for yearbook staff to meet strict publishing deadlines. Please check with your photographer to see if it is your responsibility to submit your senior photo or if the photographer will do it for you.


Senior photographs for yearbook must meet the following requirements:
  • Wallet size photo (2” x 2 1/2”)
  • Preferred head size of person in photo: exactly 1” from top of hair to bottom of chin
  • All photos must be vertical, color (no black and white or sepia tone)
  • Head and shoulder shots only (no pets, musical instruments, cars, other people or full body shots, for example)
  • Background - Yearbook will accept outdoor photos. Please make sure the photo is a head & shoulder shot and not a full body shot. Photo must be vertical. Glossy, no soft focus
  • No bare shoulders (within reason), no cleavage, no hats
When emailing a digital image to, please use the following format:
  • JPEG
  • Color Space: RGB or CMYK
  • File Size: under 10 MB Resolution; at least 300 ppi

Submitting Your Senior Photo Digital Submission 

DIGITAL: Submit digital photo to yearbook business manager by emailing the photo to Also cc: yearbook adviser, Barry Mergler

HARD COPY: Submit hard copy of photo directly to high school main office in envelope marked “Senior Photo". Yearbook staff will scan the photograph. Photos will not be returned unless specifically requested to do so.

Senior Memory Ads

Senior Memory Ads are an excellent way to recognize and congratulate your graduating senior in the advertising section of the yearbook. Place your orders early – ads sell quickly.
Please be aware that advertising space is limited to a specific number of pages and yearbook staff cannot guarantee there will be space available at or after the Senior Memory Ad deadline.



Senior Memory Ads must be ordered, paid for, and all artwork must be submitted to the yearbook by December 15, 2023 to ensure the yearbook meets strict publishing deadlines.



EMAIL: Email JPEG file of ad (at least 300 ppi resolution, no more than 10 MB file) to & and submit payment and completed order form to high school main office in an envelope marked “Senior Ad - Mergler”.

HARD COPY: Submit hard copy of artwork along with payment and completed order form to high school main office in an envelope marked “Senior Ad - Mergler”. Yearbook staff will scan artwork. Please indicate on order form whether or not you want any pictures returned.

OTHER: Submit compact disc or flash drive with artwork (JPEG file, at least 300 ppi resolution) along with payment and completed order form to high school main office in an envelope marked “Senior Ad - Mergler”.


Senior Ads are available in four sizes and prices.
  • Full page ad (8” X 10.25”) Portrait Orientation: $155
  • Half page ad (8” X 5”): $105
  • Quarter page ad (4” X 5”): $75
  • Eighth page ad (4” X 2.50” – business card size): $50


You can only purchase senior ads using the Senior Ad Order Form.