In the Middle Newsletter

March Newsletter from Dakota Meadows Middle School

Math Masters

Fifteen of our Dakota Meadows 6th graders competed at the Math Masters with 183 total students from across southern Minnesota. Our DMMS teams placed 1st place, 3rd place and 12th place out of 38 teams.

Individually, DMMS had some students place very high out of the 183 total students competing. The following received individual medals or ribbons:

Calvin O. - 1st place

John V. - 3rd place

Sam G. - 4th place

Lilian J. - 5th place

TJ S. - 14th place

Walter M. - 24th place

Math Masters Students

Seventh Grade Students Learn About STEAM Careers

Seventh grade students at DMMS traveled to Minnesota State University on March 8 to learn about STEAM Careers. KEYC news was there to videotape some of what students were able to explore and learn.

7th Grade Chihuly Art Display

Author Rebecca Fjelland Davis Visits with DMMS Students

On Friday, March 23, DMMS students had the opportunity to hear local author Rebecca Fjelland Davis discuss her latest book, Slider's Son and learn more about what it takes to write a book. An Educare mini-grant made it possible for the author visit and to help purchase copies of the novel.
7th grade art selfie display

6th Grade Science Fair

Upcoming Events

April 2 - No School

April 10 - Two-Hour Late Start

April 17 & 18 - MCA Reading Test All Grades

April 24 & 25 - MCA Math Test All Grades

April 30 - May 1 - MCA Science Test - Grade 8

April 30 - May 4 - NWEA Reading - Grade 6

Inline Skating at DMMS

Sixth grade PE completed two weeks of inline skating instruction. Students learned the fundamentals of balance, agility, reaction time, turning and stopping. Great progress made by many! Discussion included where skate trails are in Mankato plus safety tips for outdoor skating.
Special thank you to DMMS PTO for helping sponsor these great experience!

DMMS Spirit Wear

Be sure to check out our NEW Dakota Meadows Spirit Wear!

20% of all proceeds will go directly back to our school to support our students/kids education.

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Follow DMMS on Twitter

We have started a Twitter account that you can follow to see what is happening at DMMS. Follow us @DakotaMeadowsMS

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