The General's Update
Your guide to DDE events & announcements: 12/15/2019
Sixth grade getting after it during Floor Hockey with Mr. Williams and Mrs. McCormick!
The periodic table comes to life as students explore the properties of element samples.
Thanks to Mrs. Klim, Director of Educational Services, for bringing Lena the Therapy Dog to Mrs. Hoff's class!
Identifying metals and nonmetals in 8th grade science!
Post mini-lesson activities. Students are in their THIRD book club book of the unit, marking shifts in time. Love that they are devouring these texts!
Congratulations to our Star Raffle Winners this week!
Lost and Found
Upcoming PTO Events and Information
- Please join us after the new year for our next PTO meeting on Monday, January 27, 2020 @ 9:00am.
- Please see the DDE PTO Volunteer Form here: http://bit.ly/35Y2ki5
- Questions? Want to get involved? Please email email@example.com
- Join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/278485415495285/
- iPlay Partner Night: Come out to iPlay America in Freehold for our school partner night at the park on Friday, January 17th from 4:00pm-9:00pm. Click here for the iPlay Night Flyer. A “partner night” is a FREE ride night for the students, staff, and families of our school with the purchase of a $10 game card at admissions. Each attendee receives an iRide Plus Pass (value of $29.99). With the download of a free iRide Plus Band, each person will enjoy unlimited rides all night on Go Carts, Freedom Rider Spinning Coaster, Bumper Cars and many more of the park attractions and arcade games.
Below is the link for parents and staff to download passes prior to the night. Using the link provided below for our school is the only way to download passes for this event. Please see the following registration link: https://iplayamerica.formstack.com/forms/dwightdeisenhower
- Mirrored Memories: Please see a special offer from Mirrored Memories NJ: http://bit.ly/34qtq0b
This Thursday, 12/19 is the last day for Toys for Tots Collection!
Save the Date!
Don't Delay! Buy Your Yearbook Today!
Please note: All students, including 8th grade students, must purchase a yearbook if they would like one. Eighth grade students are not given yearbooks. Thank you!
Mark Your Calendar
- Tuesday, December 17, 2019: Board Meeting @ 8:00pm @ 384 West Main Street, Freehold
- Wednesday, December 18, 2019: 7th Grade Locker Cleanout @ 7:30am
- Thursday, December 19, 2019: 8th Grade Locker Cleanout @ 7:30am
- Thursday, December 19, 2019: Last day for Toys for Tots collection
- Friday, December 20, 2019: Early Dismissal at 11:40am
- Saturday, December 21, 2019 - Wednesday, January 1, 2020: School Closed for Winter Recess
- Thursday, January 2, 2020: School Reopens! Welcome Back, Generals!
- Thursday, January 9, 2020: Afternoon (12:35pm-2:15pm) and evening conferences (5:00pm-7:30pm)
- Wednesday, January 15, 2020: Evening (5:00pm-7:30pm) conferences
- Tuesday, January 21, 2020: Afternoon (12:35pm-2:15pm) and evening conferences (5:00pm-7:30pm)
Information for 8th Grade Families
8th Grade Graduation:
- Details regarding the date, time, and location of graduation have not yet been finalized. As soon as we receive this information, it will be forwarded to you. We do not typically have a date set until after spring break.
- Graduation gown information will be forthcoming.
High School Information:
- High School Orientation for Current 8th Grade Students: http://bit.ly/33K4pMr
- FTHS IB Diploma Program: http://bit.ly/2kSR9od
- MCVSD Career Academy Brochure: http://bit.ly/2kHH2mn
- MCVSD Picture ID Information: https://www.mcvsd.org/wp-content/uploads/career-academy-picture-id-form.pdf