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Monday, February 20, 2017
We have a lot going on in the coming weeks at DES!
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 @ 7:00 pm:
All preK- 6 parents are invited to get involved in our first
organizational meeting of an active parent volunteer group! An agenda is
attached for the meeting in our library.
Feb. 27 – March 7, 2017: We have no school next
week and into the first week of March. VACATION!
Monday, March 6, 2017: Our Town Meeting is at
7:00 pm in our gym. You can pick up reports at our school this week.
Come participate in our local democracy!
Tuesday, March 7, 2017: The Australian ballot
vote for our school and town. GO VOTE!
Wednesday, March 8, 2017: Back to ...
Posted Feb 20, 2017, 5:13 AM by Marguerite Cross
February 9, 2017
Happy Snowy, Cold Thursday! Here are some reminders:
PreK – 6: No school
tomorrow, Friday February 10: Teachers will be engaged in
professional learning with other teachers at NCSU.
K-6: Monday is the 100th day of
Tuesday is Valentines Day.
Each classroom celebrates a bit differently, so be sure to
pay attention to communication the teachers send home.
Gr. 4: NAEP testing has been re-scheduled
for Thursday, Feb. 16. Please help by making sure your 4th
grader gets plenty of rest and eats a healthy breakfast! Scores
are collected to compare nation and world wide.
NCSU is offering a parent education series.
Attached, you will find two documents that explain the what, when,
where, why, and how of ...
Posted Feb 9, 2017, 9:51 AM by Marguerite Cross
January 30, 2017
supposed to be cold this week, so please make sure your child has gloves and
hats for recess. The wind is quite
strong and whips across our playground, increasing the chill. Of
course, we do not go outside if temps are below zero, and we do look at the
wind chill daily prior to recess.
Our February News Brief includes annual reports from the Board President
These are also included in the Town Report that will
be published for Town Meeting.
Dates to Remember:
February 2 - Gr. 4 – 6 $$
due for Winter Activity Day; ordering deadline for sack lunch from kitchen,
February 3 - Flannel Friday,
February 6 - Gr. 4 - 6 Winter Activity Day, sack lunches only ...
Posted Jan 30, 2017, 7:08 AM by Marguerite Cross
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