The General's Update

Your guide to DDE events & announcements: 5/13/2018

Happy Mother's Day!

Thank you!

A special thank you to all the families who acknowledged our teachers and staff for Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week! We are filled with gratitude!

Last Chance to Buy Your Yearbook!

This Friday, May 18th is the last day you can buy a yearbook! There is a limited number left! Order yours here: https://bit.ly/2qP8cqp

Mark Your Calendar

  • Thursday, May 17: Back in Black n' Gold Concert
  • Friday, May 18: Last Day to Order Yearbooks
  • Tuesday, May 22: Board of Education Meeting
  • Wednesday, May 23: PTO Meeting @ 8:30am
  • Tuesday, May 29: 6th Grade Trip
  • Wednesday, May 30: Spring Concert - Band @ 6:00pm; Vocals @ 7:15pm
  • Friday, June 1: 8th Grade Dance
  • Thursday, June 7: 7th Grade Trip
  • Friday, June 8: Principal's Social
  • Tuesday, June 12: 8th Grade Trip
  • Wednesday, June 20: Early Dismissal
  • Wednesday, June 20: 8th Grade Graduation @ 3:00pm @ West Freehold School
  • Thursday, June 21: Early Dismissal
  • Friday, June 22: Early Dismissal and Last Day of School!

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
  • The final PTO meeting of the school year is Wednesday, May 23, 2018 @ 8:30am in the STEAM Center. This is a new date and time, so please adjust your calendar accordingly.
  • 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

8th Grade Information

  • 8th grade event letter from Dr. Brethauer: http://bit.ly/2I7z3sg
  • 8th grade dance donations: http://bit.ly/2Kv6nru
  • Photo request from the 8th grade dance committee: http://bit.ly/2JI97kf
  • Attention all 8th grade students who attended Catena! It is that time of year again. Catena School is having their annual Field Day on Thursday, May 31st (rain date-6/8). They are asking for some responsible 8th grade Eisenhower volunteers who are former Catena students to help with the festivities. If you are interested, please see your homeroom teacher for details. You will need to complete a volunteer application with a parent signature and return it to the Guidance Office by Friday, May 18th. Approximately 14 applications will be randomly selected to help with Catena Field Day.
  • Attention all 8th grade students who attended Errickson! Errickson School is having their annual Field Day on Wednesday, May 30th (Rain Date 6/7 or 6/12). They are asking for some responsible 8th grade Eisenhower volunteers who are former Errickson students to help with the festivities. If you are interested, please see your homeroom teacher for details. You will need to complete a volunteer application with a parent signature and return it to the Guidance Office by Friday, May 18th. Approximately 10 applications will be randomly selected to help with Errickson Field Day. ***Special Note – Parents are responsible to transport you to and from Errickson. If you are involved with the Spring Concert, you will need to be picked up at Eisenhower after the concert and be taken to Errickson.

Save the Date: 3rd Annual Pocketbook Bingo & Gift Auction!

We're very excited to announce DDE's 3rd Annual Pocketbook Bingo & Gift Auction will be held on Friday, February 8, 2019! Past events have supported funding for school-wide educational assemblies, honorariums for the many afterschool activities, scoreboards for the gym, teacher grants, and much more for our children to learn from and enjoy. Please see the attached for more information: https://bit.ly/2v78WMI

Thank you for your support!

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