The General's Update

Your guide to DDE events & announcements: 3/18/2018

MSD Strong T-shirt Order Form

Eisenhower Middle School is MSD Strong! Attached please find an order form for the MSD Stong T-shirts: http://bit.ly/2tVX9R3

Mark Your Calendar

  • Now through March 29: MAP Testing for 6th and 7th grade students in Language Arts and Math classes.
  • Thursday, March 22: Freehold Township Employees vs. Harlem Wizards @ 7:00pm @ Freehold Township High School. Tickets are SOLD OUT!
  • Tuesday, March 27: Board Meeting @ 8:00pm @ 384 West Main Street, Freehold
  • Thursday, March 29: Shortened Day Schedule, 11:40am Dismissal
  • Friday, March 30 through Sunday, April 8: School Closed for Spring Recess
  • Monday, April 9: District Reopens
  • Wednesday, April 18: Open Mic Night @ 6:00pm in the STEAM Center: http://bit.ly/2nYQOir
  • April 30-May 7: PARCC Testing - All Grades
  • NEW DATE: Tuesday, May 8: NJASK Science Testing - 8th Grade
  • Friday, June 1: 8th Grade Dance

PTO Corner

  • 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! https://smile.amazon.com/ch/22-2634420
  • Our next PTO meeting is Thursday, March 15, 2018 @ 8:30am in the Cafeteria.
  • Our bagel sale is ongoing, and we are still in need of volunteers! If you have an hour in the morning, please email Jen Serluco, PTO President, at jserluco@optonline.net. Prices are as follows: $3 for a bagel and a bottle of water; $2 for just a bagel; $1 for just a bottle of water.
  • PTO questions? ddeptofreehold@gmail.com

Important Information for 8th Graders

  • If you haven't done so already, please order your graduation gown through Jostens. If you haven't ordered a graduation gown because you are planning on using a sibling gown from the past two years, you may still purchase a tassel as a keepsake. If you have any questions, please email Traci Ambrose at tambrose@freeholdtwp.k12.nj.us
  • Please see the attached information and application for Sheriff Youth Week, which is available to 8th grade students who will be entering high school (takes place in July): http://bit.ly/2mH525P
  • Save the date for 8th grade graduation pictures! Pictures will be taken on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 and Thursday, April 26, 2018. On both days, pictures will be taken from 4:00pm-8:00pm in the STEAM Center.

Get Your Yearbook Before the Price Goes Up!

Please follow this link to order your yearbook! Current cost is $45/yearbook. The price is going up soon, so don't delay! http://bit.ly/2DITSWy

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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.