The General's Update

Your guide to DDE events & announcements: 4/29/2018

PARCC Starts Tomorrow!

  • Charge your Chromebook.
  • Bring headphones/earbuds.
  • Bring a PRB.
  • Eat breakfast! There will be no bagel sales April 30th-May 7th.

Please note:

There will be no bagel sales April 30-May 7, due to PARCC testing. Thank you!

DDE PTO Fundraiser at Jersey Freeze on May 3rd!

Join us this Thursday, May 3rd for our last big fundraiser of the school year! Eat lunch, dinner, and ice cream with friends and family, while you help raise money for student activities and clubs! Make sure to mention you're dining for DDE! More information may be found here:

Stardust Performing at the Blue Claws!

Join Mr. Ryan and Stardust as they sing The National Anthem at the beginning of the Blue Claws game on Wednesday, May 9th! Ticket information here:

Last Chance to Buy Your Yearbook!

May 18th is the last day you can buy a yearbook! There is a limited number left! Order yours here:

Mark Your Calendar

  • April 30-May 7: PARCC Testing - All Grades
  • Thursday, May 3: DDE Fundraising Day at Jersey Freeze!
  • Tuesday, May 8: Board of Education Meeting
  • Wednesday, May 9: Stardust Performing @ the Blue Claws Game
  • Thursday, May 10 & Friday, May 11: PARCC Science Testing (8th Grade Only)
  • Thursday, May 17: Back in Black n' Gold Concert
  • Friday, May 18: Last Day to Order Yearbooks
  • Tuesday, May 22: Board of Education Meeting
  • NEW DATE & TIME: 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!
  • 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 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?

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:

Thank you for your support!

9th Annual Colorectal Cancer Run on Sunday, May 6th at CentraState

For information on this family friendly 5K or Fun Run, please click here:, and for the registration form, please click here:

Congratulations to Angelina Diangson!

Angelina Diangson has done it again! She has earned Honorable Mention in April's Asbury Park Press Student Voices contest! Angelina has been a winner in this contest 3 times in the past 4 months! The Asbury Park Press mistakenly has Angelina listed as attending another school, but we know she's a General!

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