Dutch Fork Elementary

Academy of Environmental Sciences - Week of September 7th

Thanks to B. Tucker

We would like to publicly thank B. Tucker (custodian) for filling in admirably during the transition of our facility supervisor position. She embraced the challenge and helped to ensure that we were ready to begin the school year. Please join us in thanking Bessie for her outstanding contributions!

Cultural Competency w/Dr. Elam

We are scheduled to have Dr. Elam spend the day with us Tuesday in the conference room. Please refer to the email sent previously by E. Perkins regarding further details and scheduling. All meetings will be held in the conference room.

SLO Training Part 2 Tuesday, September

Last week we met with certified staff to understand the use of SLO's, a student growth measure. Our focus for this Tuesday includes: reviewing the SLO template, identifying an SLO objective, and discussing assessments.

Good News Club

Wednesday, Sep. 9th, 2:45-3:30pm


The Good News Club begins this Wednesday following dismissal. Homeroom teachers please refer to the email previously sent by A. Newman.

School Improvement Council Meeting 9/9/15 @ 6:00 p.m.

Grandparents and Grandfriend Day

Friday, Sep. 11th, 10:30am-1pm

Dutch Fork Elementary Cafeteria

We look forwarded to welcoming our grandparents and grand friends this coming Friday and next Monday. This is always a well attended event.

In an effort to accommodate these visitors all DFES faculty/staff should utilize rear parking on both days (this includes the church next door). Thanks.

Birthday Wishes!

  • 9/6 P. McWhirter
  • 9/10 C. Prichard
  • 9/12 R. Taylor and K. Tisdale

We develop students who care about the world we live in and express critical thinking through natural curiostiy and wonder.

Where Wonders Grow!