In this edition of the Falcon Files, the first All-School Sing is scheduled, picture day is coming up in September and the Parent-Teacher Association needs our help. Plus, parking information you need to know. We hope you’re enjoying your first weeks of school!
Starting Tuesday, Sept. 1, students can bring in a gently used, age appropriate book from home and swap it for a “new to them” book. Book swap will be Tuesday mornings from 7:50-8:15 in the lobby space between the library and the culminating event room. Be sure to check in your classroom first, then come to book swap!
Get to know our new DTS Principal! On Monday, September 14th from 6-8 pm, come enjoy a treat from the ice cream truck ‘Outside Scoop’ provided by the PTA. Drive to the back pickup area behind DTS (near the playground) and park. We will gather there and up in the DTS learning garden. If you … Read more »
Welcome back, falcons! New pick-up procedures in the circle drive, expansion of the playground and upcoming P.T.A. events are all topics in this edition of the Downtown School Falcon Files. Click on the image to read more from Principal Stephanie Flickinger.
While the vast majority of DMPS students head back to class later this month, August 12 marked the first day of the 2015-16 school year for the Downtown School. We stopped by this morning to get photographs of students excited for school and parents saying their goodbyes. To enjoy photos on our Flickr page, click on the image.
Mark your calendars for the annual Back to School Night at Union Park which will happen from 5:30 to 7:30 PM on Thursday, September 24th. This is an informal get-together for students and families. Feel free to bring dinner to the park. Some families pack a picnic, while others grab drive through. The rocket slide is another … Read more »
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