DMA Community Connection
Month of July - August 2022
Mission: Our mission is to foster the emotional, intellectual, physical, and social development of the whole child by addressing the uniqueness of each in an authentic Montessori environment within a public school diverse educational community.
Vision: Our school will provide an authentic Montessori environment in an accredited Public Montessori School to meet the needs of the child through a commitment to the principles of Montessori education and full accountability to the public education standards.
Core Values: Love You, Love Others, Love Our World
"Making A Tall Difference Every Day with Every Child!"
Love You means; taking care of yourself so you can take care of others.
Love Others means; We are the example of what we want. We define our Excellence!
Love Our World means; Build other leaders in the spirit of Excellence, and you are cultivating a lasting legacy of LOVE to nurture our world and be kind to our world.
Dear DMA Giraffe Nation,
We are almost at the starting line, DMA Family. The prepared environment is being set! The faculty and staff of DMA are full of excitement, getting ready to receive our precious children. Please read through the information enclosed. We want you and your child's experience at DMA to be one filled with joy, love, and learning.
DMA Monthly Calendar
Come meet your DMA Faculty!
Check out the video of our DMA Announcement Ambassadors - Oh how I miss this!
Family Survey Information
New and Returning Families...Please complete the Family Survey by clicking on the button below.
It's almost time for this...
New Start Time for Dallas ISD Elementary Schools
Our Instructional start time has changed to 8:00 am. Our dismissal time will start at 3:00 pm
- Arrival/Drop off will begin @ 7:15 am
- Students will be picked up from their waiting area @ 7:50 am
- Instructional learning begins at 8:00 am
- Dismissal/Pick up will begin @ 3:00 pm
- After school care begins @ 3:00 pm
DMA PTO Sponsored Back-to-School Event Click Here for Flyer
- First Day of School is Monday, August 15, 2022
- Meet Your DMA Guide Event will be shared SOON! Flyer will be shared the first week of August.
Big Thoughts After school Care Information
Important Resources and Information
- Understanding your Third grader STAAR Assessment Score Click Here for the TEA Information and Resources to help parents with the STAAR Information.
- 2022 – 2023 Base Calendar Click Here
- Levines Uniform website for Downtown Montessori Academy https://levinesstores.com/collections/downtown-montessori
Stay tuned to the City of Dallas news and upcoming events at https://www.dallascitynews.net/
We Are A Uniform School At DMA
Uniform Information from Levines
DMA 2022 Summer Dinosaur Discovery Camp for our New PreK 3 & PreK 4
Information for our DMA Cub Scout Pack
Check out our DMA Scouts
2021 - 2022 Thank you for making it a great day at DMA Everyday!
Congratulations to our DMA Soccer Team They won their last game of the season!
Support our DMA PTO
· Downtown Montessori’s Amazon Smile Link:
· How to Change Your AmazonSmile Charitable Organization
To change your charitable organization:
1. Sign in to smile.amazon.com on your desktop or mobile phone browser.
2. From your desktop, go to Your Account, Amazon Smile, and then select the option to Change your Charity. Or, from your mobile browser, select Change your Charity from the options at the bottom of the page.
3. Select a new charitable organization to support.
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