A Letter from our Principal
It is the month of LOVE Wildcats,
Now is the time to focus on all the people in your lives. What do you do to demonstrate that you love them? Do you use your words to tell people you care about them, or do you use actions to show people you care about them?
One way to show your parents and family how much you love and appreciate them is to meet the expectations they have of you. Your parents and family want the very best for you. They want you to fulfill all your dreams and goals. They especially want YOU to want the very best for yourself. They want YOU to want to fulfill your dreams and goals. For that to happen though, YOU have to put forth all the effort. YOU have to decide what it is you want, how you will go about getting it, and then actually do the WORK to accomplish it.
Show your family how much you love them by taking responsibility for your actions, and by setting goals and achieving them. Demonstrating your love and respect for others is powerful. However, demonstrating love and respect for yourself is vital.
Choose a goal, create an action plan, DO the work. Be the best version of yourself so you can give others the best of you also.
Proud to be in the Pride,
Maura Bennington, Principal
February Calendar of events
February 1, 2, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 26, 2022 Orchestra After School Practice 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM
February 4- Friday Fun Night at Diplomat Middle School- Permission slip below
February 10- All County Jazz Band Auditions 5:30-6:30PM
Location: North Fort Myers Academy for the Arts
February 11--12th FBA Jazz Assessment (All Day)
February 11- Quarter 3 Interim report cards
February 14- Soccer Game Diplomat VS Mariner at Mariner Middle 5:30-6:30PM
February 15- Spirit Night at Chick Fil-A
February 16- Soccer Game North Fort Myers VS Diplomat at Diplomat 5:30-630PM
February 25 & 26- Orchestra District 18 Concert MPA
February 28- Choir District Choral MPA 2:30-9pm
Location: Fort Myers High School
Friday Fun Night is Friday, February 4 from 4:00-8:00. Permission slips are due by Feb 4.
EVENT INFORMATION AND IMPORTANT NOTES HOME
AN IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING FIELD TRIPS
We regret to inform you that due to the COVID transmission rates in the county, and in an effort to keep our students and their families safe, all field trips have been canceled for 2022. Please email JessicaAL@leeschools.net or HeatherAB@leeschools.net if you have questions regarding your refund. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Partnering with our school
Diplomat Middle School would like to ROAR out a big Thank You to all of our community partners. Your generosity allows us to reach educational goals, we couldn't do it without you! Please join us in sharing the love this month by supporting their businesses as well.
WaWa (Pine Island Road)
Iguana Mia (Cape Coral Pkwy)
7-Eleven (Andalusia & Diplomat)
Super Target (Pine Island Road)
Two Meatballs in the Kitchen (Cape Coral Pkwy)
SAMs Club (Pine Island Road)
BJs Wholesale Club (Pine Island Road)
Stuff a Bagel (Pine Island & Skyline)
Staple's (Del Prado Blvd)
Jason's Deli (Santa Barbara Blvd)
Pelican's ( Hancock Bridge Pkwy)
Chick-Fil-A (Pine Island Road)
If you would like to become one of our business partners, please contact Diane Ford for more information at DianeF@leeschools.net