Downtown School’s feeder pattern is changing. DTS students will now be enrolled at Callanan Middle School and Roosevelt High School, instead of attending Brody Middle School and Lincoln High School. If you currently have a student enrolled at the Downtown School, click on the headline to view your options.
What event provides more books for our library than any other event all year? The Barnes and Noble Holiday Book Fair! Join us on December 4th from 9 a.m. – 10 p.m. (Principal Flickinger will read, “The Polar Express” at 7 p.m.) Click on the headline to print out your voucher, and maybe sign up for a volunteer slot, too!
On Wednesday, October 28th, following Sing Along, students and staff gathered for an all school photograph. Learning groups also gathered at the front of the building for class photos. Many thanks to Becca Hodges and Holleen Lawrence of Blind Photography LLC for taking such beautiful pictures and sharing them with us. Families are invited to … Read more »
Join the Downtown School students and staff as they collect food for Combat Hunger Nov. 16-19. If we collect 500 items or more, Principal Flickinger will let us have a pajama day to celebrate our success at helping kids in our own city go to bed with full tummies! Click on the headline to learn more about what we need.
This week’s edition of the Falcon Files focuses on student safety and health, and includes the date for picture retakes. Plus, the next two all-schools sings are scheduled. Click on the headline to read more about what’s happening at the Downtown School!
Click on the image for a letter from our new school nurse, Beth Angier. She has updates, reminders and a whole lot of great health information every Downtown School family should consider!
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