December 20, 2015
DES News
From our Principal
Black History Month Meeting - Monday, January 4
All Pro Dad Cyber Safety Breakfast - Saturday, January 9
Calendar At a Glance
This Week and Next Week
Enjoy your break!

First Week of 2nd Semester
Tuesday, January 5 - Second Semester Begin (Students Return to School)
Thursday January 7 - Report Cards Sent Home
Friday January 8 - Tiger Paw Celebration: Wear Crazy Hat Day
Saturday, January 9 - All Pro Dad Cyber Safety Breakfast, 9-11am


From our Principal


My husband, Curt, and I along with our children, Henry (2) and Ollie (6 months), wish everyone a restful winter break!  We are blessed that you allow me to serve your wonderful community, and I am indeed honored! Thank you for all your support and encouragement as we work together to ensure a quality education for all students. I look forward to seeing everyone safe and sound in 2016! Happy New Year!


Planning Committee Meeting
January 4, 10:30am

The planning committee for Black History Month will meet on January 4th at 10:30am. Parents are welcome to participate or to send ideas via email. Please contact LaShonda Nelson, second grade teacher, for interest.
Cyber Safety Breakfast
Saturday, January 9th, 9-11am

All Pro Dads is hosting a Cyber Safety Breakfast on Saturday, January 9 at 9am to help parents and kids learn more about how to be safe on line. Many children likely received electronic devices as gifts and we want to help you keep your kids safe. 

Cyber safety expert Ben Halpert will speak and we'll have Tech Experts on hand to help parents adjust control settings on their children's devices. Breakfast will be served and we'll have an activity for the kids.
Please RSVP to our Cyber Safety Breakfast before Saturday, January 9th. There will be a limit to the number of attendees, so please RSVP at Feel free to invite your friends at other schools to join you. For questions, please contact Chris Wilburn at

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