Doby's Bridge Elementary News

November 19, 2021

Principal's Message

Good Afternoon Doby's Bridge Families,

As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, I wanted to take a moment to express my gratitude to not only our staff, but to our school community as well. This school year has been a true testament of flexibility and change. Our teachers have worked so hard to help ensure the safety of our students while continuing to deliver high quality instruction. Our school has also felt tremendous support by our families. We are so appreciative by the spirit of cooperation you've shown us! This has truly been a year of working together to do what's best for kids. Thank you for your continued support! I wish each of you a beautiful Thanksgiving holiday.

Please see below for updates regarding:

  • Classes of the Week
  • Dragon Students of the Month
  • PTO Updates

As always, please reach out if I can be of any assistance to you and your family!

Building the Bridge Together,

Mandy Kubbs


Classes of the Week

Each week our Related Arts, Custodians, Office Staff and other Non-Homeroom teachers, select two classes of the week. These classes are chosen for their cooperation, positive attitudes, and willingness to help others. The chosen classes receive extra recess, a certificate, and a banner flag that hangs outside of their classrooms.

Dragons of the Month

Congratulations to the following Dragons for being selected as this month's Dragons of the Month. These students were selected by their classmates for beingRespectful to all students. These Dragons received a DBES swag bag, popcorn, and attended a brief celebration ceremony.

Congratulations to:

Brooklynn Espinosa, Olivia Fink, Harry Sluka , Emma Holleran, Madeline Skellett, Ryker Tallman, Euhenia Scott , Ameila Atallah, Jade Zdziarek, Savannah Brazee, Roman Incristo, Charlotte Amon, Nina Miller, Victor Hrabovsky, Wesley Rojecki, Carston Giesler, Kody Fu, Chloe Fonte, Alexandra Whisnant, Arav Bhingare , Isabella Baldi, Max Powers, Owen Moss, Kaden Rudert, Luca Nunziato, Jack Henry Jones, Porter Shelton, Eve Hansen , Mabry Lominick, Sruthi Ramachandran, Tzedek Santos, Charlotte Reed, Luke Kyle, Katelyn Justin, Siddeny Lanter, Noel Francis, Madeline Gray, Cole Weber

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Christmas Village Toy Store is an annual event supporting those in our community who need a little help at the holidays. The store is stocked with NEW toys provided through donations, then sold at great discounts. All proceeds are then put back into the community through schools and local outreach organizations. Please click the link below to access the PDF advertisement with a QR code to see what items are requested. Doby's Bridge Elementary will be collecting donations for the Christmas Village at our main entrance the week after Thanksgiving: November 29-December 3.

FMSD Covid Information

Please see the link below to visit the district's Covid Information site: This site contains information regarding reporting, our return to school plan, and a quick reference sheet.

A Message from the PTO

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The DBES PTO is so very thankful for our amazing families and school. We couldn’t ask for anything better. Wishing you all a wonderful Thanksgiving break next week. Thanks for all you do!