The General's Update

Your guide to DDE events & announcements: 2/3/2019

Semester 2 Begins Tomorrow

Semester 2/Marking Period 3 begins tomorrow. Please check Genesis to see if you have any class changes.

PTO Pocketbook Bingo & Gift Auction is THIS FRIDAY!

DDE's 3rd Annual Pocketbook Bingo & Gift Auction will be held this Friday, February 8, 2019! Check out the beautiful Tory Burch pocketbook pictured here! You could win this pocketbook or another fabulous one!

Get your tickets today! This event sold out last year, and we anticipate another great turnout! Please see our registration form:

Thank You to Our Very Generous Sponsors!

Spring Sports!

  • Spring sports that require a physical: Track & Field, Softball, Baseball, Zumba, and Intramural Basketball.
  • Spring sports begin on Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
  • Spring sports interest meetings for students will be held during the school day on Monday, February 4, 2019.
  • Sports physicals and blue forms are due Tuesday, February 26, 2019.
  • Everyone must submit a blue form.
  • Physicals dated 3/13/18 and later are valid for spring sports.

Buy a Yearbook Today!

Don't miss out on this year's yearbook for $45! Follow the link to purchase your yearbook today!

PTO Corner

  • Please join us for our next PTO meeting on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 @ 8:30am.
  • We are still in need of bagel sale volunteers! If you are able to help out, please email
  • 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!

Important Information for 8th Grade Families

Graduation Gowns:
  • If you have not done so already, please contact Jostens to pay for your child's 8th grade graduation gown. Please pay by February 8th to receive the "early order discount." Instructions may be found here:
  • Please note: If your child qualifies for free/reduced lunch, please refer to the letter you received via email.

High School Registration/Information:

Academic Support

Mr. Sammy offers Academic Support, which includes assistance with homework, organization, and review after school on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Please see the flyer here: Please see the February 2019 calendar here:

Mark Your Calendar

  • Monday, February 4, 2019: Third Marking Period Begins
  • Monday, February 4, 2019: Sports Interest Meetings During the School Day
  • Friday, February 8, 2019: PTO Pocketbook Bingo & Gift Auction
  • Tuesday, February 12, 2019: Board of Education Meeting @ 8:00pm @ 384 West Main Street, Freehold
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2019: PTO Meeting @ 8:30am
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2019: NJHS Induction Ceremony @ 7:00pm @ Barkalow
  • Monday, February 18, 2019: School Closed
  • Thursday, February 21, 2019: Winter Social until 3:45pm
  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019: Spring Sports Forms Due
  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019: Early Dismissal @ 11:40am
  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019: Board of Education Meeting @ 8:00pm @ 384 West Main Street, Freehold

Important Links

Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School

The mission statement of the Eisenhower Middle School is to encourage children to reach their unique potential and to empower them to become lifelong learners.