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  • Welcome to Derby Elementary School!!!

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  • December 11, 2017 Looks like we are in for some weather this week!  Please make sure your child has clothing for outdoor recess.     Just in case:  This is also a good time to remind everyone about school closings or delays.  We send closing and delay information through School Messenger by phone and email.   Local news stations should also have the information, as well as our Facebook page.   Other Reminders:   Thursday, December 14th – Gr. 4-6 - Money is due for Winter Activity Day:  skiing, snowboarding, or skating/Nordic skiing.  Be sure to sign up for bag lunch if needed!   Monday, December 18th – Gr. 4-6 Winter Activity Day.  Please come dressed to be outside all day!   Holiday ...
    Posted Dec 11, 2017, 8:59 AM by Marguerite Cross
  • December 5, 2017 Don’t Forget About our Concert Tomorrow!   Our Holiday Luncheon for Senior Citizens is tomorrow at 12:45 pm.  Our Student Council will be serving.  Some of the children will be performing for our seniors, and this is a great way for us to thank the seniors for their support of our school.  PreK children and Kindergarteners will be attending the performance as audience members, so they can begin to see what school performances look and sound like.     All children in grades 1-6 have a music concert for families tomorrow evening , Wednesday, December 6, 2017!   Want an easy, close parking space?  Follow the arrival instructions! Children should wear white and black in any combination with a pop of color ...
    Posted Dec 5, 2017, 10:51 AM by Marguerite Cross
  • 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
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