DES Family News
Dear DES Families,
We have exciting events happening soon! Please take a moment to carefully read the updates coming in November (be sure to click on all links for detailed information). We look forward to continuing our DES adventures together!
Principal of Denton Elementary School
IMPORTANT LINKS AND UPDATES
DES HOURS: 8:00 am-4:15 pm
DES Early Dismissal (DES Walkers and Car-Riders begin @ 12:40, and buses shortly after), Monday, November 7th
DES Fall Academic Night 5:30-7:00 pm, Monday, November 7th
DES Walk to School Day, Friday, November 11th (If bad weather the event will be canceled)
Veterans Day, Friday, November 11th (Students can wear red, white, and blue or camo to school on this day to show support)
World Kindness Day, Friday, November 11th
DES Picture Retakes, Monday, November 14th
Quarter 1 Report Cards Go Home, Tuesday, November 15th
American Education Day @DES, November 17th
PREK CONFERENCES, November 17th/18th
No School for Students/Conferences, Friday, November 18th
Thanksgiving Break, Wednesday, November 23rd-November 27th
As changes and or more updates arise we will keep families informed on Apptegy.
DES Academic Night Agenda 11/7
DES Parent Education Visitation Day Information 11/17
DES Title I
DES is a Title I School receiving federal funds to improve instruction in math and reading.
Parents of students attending Title 1 schools may request information about the professional qualifications of their child's teachers. Parents of elementary students may request in writing to the school principal information about their child's teacher including:
* Any college or university degree or certification held.
* The subject area of the teacher's degree or certification.
* Whether the teacher is certified by the State of Maryland to teach a grade level or subject area.
* Whether the teacher holds a provisional certificate.
* Whether the child is served by paraprofessionals and, if so, parents may request their professional qualifications.