The General's Update

Your guide to DDE events & announcements: 1/7/2018

Pocketbook Bingo!

Save the Date! Our 2nd Annual Pocketbook Bingo and Gift Auction is on Friday, February 2, 2018! Our awesome PTO already has amazing pocketbooks lined up! Special thanks to our sponsors (see below) who have signed on to help make this event fabulous! If you are interested in donating a gift basket for our gift basket auction, please see the following link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/15ufHjOejT_OhT8VvsD9lo8Dx1C5g1u9T/view?usp=sharing


This event sold out last year, and we anticipate another great turnout! If you'd like to purchase an ad in our event program, please see the following link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1YTMyK2jPn2-7QnfVYGc5UAXXy1fx3S7C/view?usp=sharing


Please see our registration form. Get your tickets before they sell out! https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_W8bJaOvpNXaHVhM0x0QWZKZWd5cFM4YUxmMTN1Q3FNTXl3/view?usp=sharing

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PTO Corner

  • 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! https://smile.amazon.com/ch/22-2634420
  • Our next PTO meeting is Thursday, January 11, 2018 @ 8:30am in the STEAM Center.
  • Our bagel sale is ongoing, and we are still in need of volunteers! If you have an hour in the morning, please email Jen Serluco, PTO President, at jserluco@optonline.net. Prices are as follows: $3 for a bagel and a bottle of water; $2 for just a bagel; $1 for just a bottle of water.
  • If you are going to a wrestling match, basketball game, or to see the cheerleaders cheer, please consider selling concessions to help support the PTO. We're using SignUp.com (the leading online SignUp and reminder tool) to organize our upcoming SignUps. Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:

    1. Click this link to see our SignUps on SignUp.com: http://signup.com/go/vPOKOmv
    2. Review the SignUps listed and choose the one(s) you like.
    3. Sign up! It's Easy - you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on SignUp.com.

    Note: SignUp.com does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact PTO President, Jen Serluco, at jserluco@optonline.net and she will sign you up manually.
  • PTO questions? ddeptofreehold@gmail.com

Mark Your Calendar

  • Thursday, January 11: PTO Meeting, 8:30am, STEAM Center
  • Thursday, January 11: Early Dismissal - Parent Conferences
  • Monday, January 15: School Closed for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Wednesday, January 24: Early Dismissal - Parent Conferences
  • Wednesday, January 24: Chipotle Fundraiser, 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Tuesday, January 30: Early Dismissal - Parent Conferences
  • Tuesday, January 30: 8th Grade Graduation Gown Orders Due to Jostens
  • Friday, February 2: Pocketbook Bingo

Get Your Yearbook Before the Price Goes Up!

Please follow this link to order your yearbook! Current cost is $45/yearbook. The price is going up soon, so don't delay! http://www.jostens.com/apps/store/customer/1057474/Dwight-D-Eisenhower-Middle-School/

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