The Polaris Post
August 1, 2022
Important Back to School Dates
- August 1-19 - Summer Office Hours 7:15 AM-3 PM
- August 5-7 - Ohio Tax Free Shopping Days
- August 8 - Soccer & Volleyball conditioning, 6-8 PM
- August 9 - Soccer & Volleyball conditioning, 6-8 PM
- August 11 - Soccer & Volleyball conditioning, 6-8 PM
- August 12 - Community Clean Up Day at Dominion, 9 AM
- August 15 - Soccer & Volleyball conditioning, 6-8 PM
- August 17 - Soccer & Volleyball conditioning, 6-8 PM
- August 18 - New to DMS 7th & 8 th grade orientation, 12-1 PM (This orientation is intended for 7th and 8th grade students attending their first school year at DMS), Soccer & Volleyball conditioning, 6-8 PM
- August 19 - 6th Grade Orientation, 9 AM-Noon (This orientation is intended for all incoming 6th grade students)
- August 19 - New Parent Orientation, 11 AM - Noon (This orientation is intended for all new to DMS families)
- August 22 - Ice Cream Social, 6-8 PM
- August 24 - First Day of School
- September 5 - Labor Day, No School
- September 22 - Curriculum Night, 6-8 PM
PARENT TEACHER STUDENT ORGANIZATION (PTSO)
Message from Coach Walker (soccer) and Coach Royse (volleyball)
Soccer and volleyball conditioning is right around the corner!
CONDITIONING for both teams is scheduled from 6 to 8 PM:
Fall Sports Information:
- Soccer is open to 7th and 8th grade boys and girls.
- Volleyball is open to 7th and 8th grade girls.
- Please note you must have a CURRENT physical and turn in a copy in order to participate in physical activities (form linked below). If you turned one in during spring sports, please bring another copy.
- 8th graders must have good academic standing from 4th quarter last school year, 2.0 GPA and passing core classes.
- 7th graders- you are exempt from academic requirements but will be required to maintain passing grades and a 2.0 average GPA once you make the team.
- Please refrain from the exciting back to school piercings as jewelry is not permitted during games.
- Stay tuned for more details in terms of drop off and pick up procedures, date changes, and any other forthcoming information.
- For CGA/metro students, coaches will reach out to the schools with dates but we encourage you to let them know your child is doing a sport at Dominion and you want to get transportation set up.
- Once teams have been made, practice and games will take place Monday-Thursday.
- Games usually start mid September. In past years games were Monday/Wednesday (typically starting at 4:00) and practice were Tuesday/Thursdays (typically after school 2:45-4:45).
- More information to come once that information is confirmed from the district.
- More information on tryouts will be shared when available!
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