The Generals' Update

Your guide to DDE events and announcements: 11/14/2021

YOUR WEEKLY PEEK ~ LIFE OF A GENERAL

THIS WEEK'S SCHEDULE


  • Tuesday, 11/16: Winter Sports begin
  • Tuesday, 11/16: 7:30pm Board of Ed Meeting
  • Wednesday, 11/17: 6:30pm PTO Meeting in the Steam Center. Please wear your mask.
  • Friday, 11/19: 11:40am Early Dismissal-Conferences


For a comprehensive view of all sports, activities, and events, use the DDE Calendar of Events.

CONFERENCES

Please click the below link for information on Parent/Teacher Conferences.

Parent Letter - Conferences.pdf


Please click the below link for the Scheduling Guide.

Genesis Parent Scheduling Parent Teacher Conferences 2021-2022 DDE.pdf

CALLING ALL 8TH GRADE STUDENTS!

Important information regarding some high school opportunities you may wish to explore with your child can be found here! These are optional programs your child may have an interest learning about.


Freehold Regional High School District-Magnet and IB Programs.

Please see the following letter from the FRHSD as it pertains to their Magnet program opportunities. There are direct links full of information for you to click on and browse with your child. Letter to 8th Grade Parents_Guardians Class of 2026.pdf



Monmouth County Vocational School District-Program Information

If your child is interested in one of the Monmouth County Vocational School District Academies including High Tech, Bio Tech, MAST, Allied Health and Communications please visit their website https://www.mcvsd.org/admissions/career-academy-admissions/


2021-2022 YEARBOOKS

Yearbooks on sale for $45

Order ONLINE

TECHNOLOGY ISSUES?

If you have technology issues, please email Mr. Goldstein at sgoldstein@freeholdtwp.k12.nj.us

THERAPY DOGS

As part of our continuing efforts to support our students, Eisenhower Middle School will be hosting therapy dog visits this year. It is a voluntary program that gives students the opportunity to interact with trained registered therapy dogs while at school.

Please see the attached letter if you wish to have our child opt out. https://bit.ly/3CrGTWx

PTO CONNECTION

NEW Spirit Wear Sale!!

Holiday sale! Please see flyer for details: https://bit.ly/3vUa6XC

Visit link to the PTO Website above to place your order.


PTO Newsletter

Please see the latest newsletter for information regarding upcoming events and fundraising opportunities: http://bit.ly/3F86Vzh


PTO Website

Visit the NEW DDE PTO website for all up to date information.

https://ddepto.membershiptoolkit.com/

FRONT OFFICE NEWS

Please use this link for information from the front office.

https://bit.ly/3ELX56J

STAYING HYDRATED!

Students are encouraged to bring in water bottles to stay hydrated throughout the day. Until the cafeteria begins a la carte sales, water bottles will be available for sale-$1.00/bottle.

HOW TO REPORT A STUDENT ABSENCE DURING A PANDEMIC

If your child will be absent from school, you must call the attendance line to report the absence. Please state the following:
  • Your child's name
  • Grade
  • State the reason for the absence with specific symptoms. NOTE: Students with symptoms consistent with Covid-19 will be excluded from school per the NJDOH guidelines.

LUNCH

For the 2021-2022 school year lunch will be provided to all district students, regardless of eligibility. Please refer to the letter sent home to all families: https://bit.ly/38FBqOD. Those who would like to participate in this program should complete the survey attached to the above referenced letter. If you have any questions, please email Aly Williams at awilliams@freeholdtwp.k12.nj.us.


Lunch options will be provided and served grab-and-go. A la carte items will not be available at this time. There will not be any sale of individual water or milk. Students will be sitting at desks in the cafeteria and may remove their mask once they have their lunch and seated at a desk. Once they are finished eating, masks should be put back on.

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • November 22nd, 23rd: Conferences continued-Early dismissal for students
  • November 24th: Early Dismissal
  • November 25th & 26th: No School

No habla inglés?

Puede traducir este boletín a otro idioma. Haga clic en el boletín y haga clic en el botón de traducción que se parece a la imagen aquí.

Need to translate the Genesis Parent Portal in another language?

To see your child's Genesis Parent Portal in another language:

  1. Sign into Genesis.
  2. Scroll down to the bottom of the page.
  3. Look in the bottom left corner where you will see the prompt to select the language, as pictured here.

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.

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