The General's Update

Your guide to DDE events & announcements: 2/24/2019

Welcome Mr. Giarratano!

Please join us in welcoming Mr. Anthony Giarratano, our new Assistant Principal, as he officially began last week. We are excited for him to join the Eisenhower family!

Thank you!

DDE's 3rd Annual Pocketbook Bingo & Gift Auction was a huge success on Friday! Thank you to everyone who donated to and attended our event. Special thanks to our amazing PTO - Mrs. Serluco, Dr. Quinn, and Mrs. Lau - who planned this incredible event!

Spring Sports!

  • Spring sports that require a physical: Track & Field, Softball, Baseball, Zumba, and Intramural Basketball.
  • Spring sports begin on Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
  • Sports physicals and blue forms are due Tuesday, February 26, 2019.
  • Everyone must submit a blue form.
  • Physicals dated 3/13/18 and later are valid for spring sports.

Buy a Yearbook Today!

Don't miss out on this year's yearbook for $45! Follow the link to purchase your yearbook today!

PTO Corner

  • Please join us for our next PTO meeting on Thursday, March 7, 2019 @ 8:30am.
  • We are still in need of bagel sale volunteers! If you are able to help out, please email
  • Whenever you shop on Amazon, please use this link to go through AmazonSmile. A portion of each eligible sale will go to the Eisenhower Middle School PTO! Happy Shopping, Generals!

Helpful Hints from the DDE Main Office

Recently we have received some questions regarding the front office procedures that were changed in September 2018. In an effort to provide clarification, please see some helpful hints for signing a student out early, dropping off items, visiting, and reporting absent/late students:

Important Information for 8th Grade Families

Graduation Gowns:
  • If you have not done so already, please contact Jostens to pay for your child's 8th grade graduation gown. Instructions may be found here:
  • Please note: If your child qualifies for free/reduced lunch, please refer to the email you received.

High School Information:

Academic Support

Mr. Sammy offers Academic Support, which includes assistance with homework, organization, and review after school on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Please see the flyer here: Please see the February 2019 calendar here:

Mark Your Calendar

  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019: Spring Sports Forms Due
  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019: Early Dismissal @ 11:40am
  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019: Board of Education Meeting @ 8:00pm @ 384 West Main Street, Freehold
  • Thursday, February 28, 2019: Winter Social until 3:45pm
  • Thursday, March 7, 2019: PTO Meeting @ 8:30am

Important Links

Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School

The mission statement of the Eisenhower Middle School is to encourage children to reach their unique potential and to empower them to become lifelong learners.