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  • Welcome to Derby Elementary School!!!

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  • November 21, 2017 Happy Thanksgiving!   There is NO SCHOOL tomorrow, Thursday, or Friday, November 22-24, 2017.  We’ll be back in school on Monday, November 27, 2017.   Attached is information about a fun family event, PTA’s Winter Snow Ball for Derby Elementary School families!  We hope to see you here.
    Posted Nov 21, 2017, 7:29 AM by Marguerite Cross
  • November 13, 2017  Special Guidelines for Winter Outdoor Clothing All children and staff members should come with jackets, hats, mittens, and boots to be comfortable when playing outside and getting fresh air.   It is now BOOT SEASON!  Children are required to wear boots on the playground. Not only is this for their own safety, but for cleanliness as well. Our playground is large and has sections that stay muddy and underwater for portions of time. Tracking wetness and mud into the building and classrooms and having wet socks and shoes creates a problem for children and staff alike. Outdoor boots stored in the hallways keeps our classrooms dry and clean and is respectful of our custodians. Students need to have a change ...
    Posted Nov 13, 2017, 10:34 AM by Ashley Dewing
  • November 8, 2017 Brrrr!  It’s time to break out those winter jackets, hats, and gloves!  Please remember that we have a strong wind that whips across our playground, always making it colder than the reported temperature.   Speaking of winter clothing, it’s time to clean out our lost and found!  I’ve attached a video recording of all the sweatshirts and jackets currently in the lost and found.  Please claim what belongs to you.   Reminders:    Friday, November 10, 2017:  No School for Veterans Day. I hope you can find a way to honor our veterans!   Thursday, November 16, 2017:  Fueling Our School!  Stop for gas at the Derby Line Irving and Circle K will donate some of the proceeds to our school ...
    Posted Nov 8, 2017, 8:53 AM by Marguerite Cross
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