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  • Welcome to Derby Elementary School!!!

    We are “Committed to Excellence”, and we work hard to make the site a primary source for timely information for all users, and a main gateway for improved communication between parents, teachers, students and other members of our community.
  • September 21, 2016 It’s hard to believe we have already been in school for 4 weeks.  Mrs. Gentry our new Assistant Principal, has been telling me how impressed she is with your children – they are very polite and friendly!   Reporting absences or unexpected pick ups from school:  Please call our school with with these requests, or send a note in with your child.  We ask that you NOT email these requests, as it is the not the most reliable way to get the information to us.  Sometimes the receptionist may be away from the office, unable to check the computer, the email system may be down, etc, and then we might not get your email.   The phone will always be answered and ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2016, 10:21 AM by Marguerite Cross
  • Picture Day - For grades K – 6 is Tuesday, September 13, 2016.  Envelopes were sent home in the Derby Tiger folder.  (Picture Day for PreK is not until October, so stay tuned, preK parents!)
    Posted Sep 9, 2016, 7:03 AM by Marguerite Cross
  • Welcome to the 2016-17 School Year! Tuesday, August 30, 8:30am - 3:00 pm:  First day of school for grades 1-6.  Tiger Paw Pride Assembly @ 9:00 am.   Wednesday, August 31, 8:30am – 3:00 pm:  First day of school for Kindergarten. Wednesday, Sept. 7:  First day of school for PreK.   We have been doing much to get the school ready for your children.  We have completed a renovation of the PreK building, re-paved our parking lot, repaired our roof as well as the air conditioning system for the hallways upstairs.     Teachers report this week for professional learning, but have already been at school preparing their classrooms, unpacking and preparing the new math program, and attending workshops.   Please check our website for updated food ...
    Posted Aug 23, 2016, 10:06 AM by Marguerite Cross
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