Dorr Press

January 12, 2023

Mark Your Calendar!

Here are the upcoming events at Dorr Elementary!

Jan 13th: Progress Reports Posted After 4pm

Jan 16 - 27th: Student Council Coin Wars


Jan 30th: PTO Skate Night @ GR Skate Center, Byron Center 5:30-8:00pm

Jan 31st: Popcorn Day

Feb 2nd: Preschool Parent Information Night 6:30pm

Feb 8th: Count Day

Feb 9th: Final Preschool Bills Due

Feb 13-16: Kids Heart Challenge Week


Feb 21st: School Resumes.

Feb 28th: We Love Dorr Families Night

A Note From The Principal

Dorr Families,

Our Capturing Kids Hearts focus this month is Respect. Check out the family newsletter below for ways you can support your child at home!

Save the Date: On February 28, 2023 from 6-7pm Dorr Elementary is hosting a family engagement night…..We Love Dorr Families!! The event will focus on literacy, math and CKH with mini presentations on a variety of topics, make and take sessions, book giveaways, the 10 cent book sale and more. More information to come!!


Mrs. Seniura

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December Student Of The Month - Responsibility

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Progress Reports - An Invitation To View

2nd Trimester Progress Reports will be available to view in your Parent Portal after 4pm on Friday, January 13th. Follow the steps below to view your students report!
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Important Schedule Announcement

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Help Wanted!

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It's Time For A Coin War!

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American Heart Association Kids Heart Challenge Coming Soon!

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Happening In The Halls

Varsity Hockey Team Members Visit With Students

Members of the Varsity Hockey Team visited with students at lunch on Friday ahead of their big game Saturday. The Varsity team is made up of High School students from Wayland Union, Byron Center, and South Christian schools. The students were so excited to have lunch with the team and learn all about hockey!
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Parents Are Partners! Help Your Child Read To Succeed!

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I Have Questions. Who Do I Contact

STAFF AT DORR ELEMENTARY - Any and all staff (teachers, office personnel, principal, etc) can be reached via email by using the employee's last name and first initial. Example - Sheila Gill, School Secretary at You may also call the office during regular business hours at (616) 681-9637.

TECHNOLOGY - Any and all questions concerning parent portals (log-ins, passwords, changing information, etc) must be directed to the WUS Technology Department. You will also want to contact technology with any iPad concerns, including broken iPads.

Technology - OR call 269-792-6611

BUSING - If you need to change a student's assigned busing routine, you must contact the Transportation Department. Please follow up any answers or changes made by calling/emailing with the Dorr office staff and your child's teacher. These changes are not automatically communicated between the two buildings. It is the parent's responsibility to communicate the change.

Transportation/Busing - OR call 269-792-2262

FOOD SERVICE - All Free/Reduced Hot Lunch Applications are confidential. If you have questions concerning the WUS food service program, please contact the following:

Food Service Program - OR call 269-792-3150

Become A Certified Lifeguard

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Community Education - What's Going On?

Wayland Community Education offers enrichment and recreational activities for youth, adults and senior citizens. For current class listings, please visit our webstore at and click on "Community Education." We hope you try one of our classes and appreciate you choosing Wayland Community Education.

Check out some of the fun activities offered below!

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Helpful Links For Parents

Dorr Elementary Is On Facebook!

Please visit our Facebook Page! We are excited to share events, updates, and activities going on in our school. It's your one stop shop for all things Dorr Elementary! Check it out today!

Please note: Questions should still be directed to the school directly. Questions asked on Facebook posts will not be answered.

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