Deep Run Digest

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Deep Run Digest January 12, 2018


Dates to Remember

  • January 12, 2018  Spirit Day--wear DRES spiritwear or colors
  • January 15, 2018  No School
  • January 16, 2018  Rising 6th Grade Parent Orientation at Mayfield Woods MS
  • January 17, 2018 Winter Songbirds Chorus Concert 6:30 pm
  • January 17, 2018  PTA Meeting 7pm
  • January 18, 2018  PTA Reptile Night 6:30
  • January 19, 2018  Spirit Day  Twin Day
  • January 23, 2018  FIT Family Night
  • January 24, 2018  Rising 6th Grade Parent Orientation at Thomas Viaduct MS
  • January 24, 2018  Parent Survival Guide for the Elementary Years 6-8pm
  • January 24, 2018  No 1/2 day PreK and RECC classes
  • January 25, 2018  No 1/2 day PreK and RECC classes
  • January 26, 2018  No 1/2 day PreK and RECC classes
  • January 26, 2018  Early Dismissal at 12:55  End of Marking Period
  • January 26, 2018  DRES Spirit Day--wear DRES spiritwear or colors
  • January 30, 2018  Beginning Band and Orchestra Concert 6:30

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News and Event

Road to Kindergarten

Do you have a child attending kindergarten next year.  Attend a Road to Kindergarten Workshop to learn about kindergarten in Howard County. 

Congratulations to our Young Authors!

113 Deep Run students in grades 2-5 participated in the 2018 Young Author's Contest.

PTA Reptile Night

Join us for a fun night to learn about snakes, turtles, and other reptiles.
There will be live animals!
When: Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 6:30
Where: Cafeteria
Price: $1 per person, pay at the door
Questions: Contact Amanda Witt at

FIT2Order's FIT Family Night--Coming in January

FIT2Order's FIT Family Night is coming to Deep Run on January 23, 2018 (snow date is January 31st) from 6-8 pm.  Fitness stations will include:

  • Kid Friendly Boot Camp
  • Martial Arts
  • Zumba
  • Yoga
  • Dance Party Finale
  • Wellness Tables
  • Nutrition Workshop for Parents

Registration will take place from January 8-22.  Registration forms will go home in January with an option to register on-line.  Parents must attend with their children.  Click here to read more.

Volunteers Needed for FIT Family Night

Click here to sign up.

Reserve el Dia: Familia Gratis Deep Run Evento de Bienestar

Marque su calendario para una Familia Gratis Deep Run Evento de Bienestar

Cuando:  23 de Enero de 2018 (Nieve Fecha: 31 de Enero de 2018)  Hora:  6-8 pm

Estaciones de bienestar:

  • Campo de entrenamiento para los ninos
  • Artes Marciales
  • Zumba
  • Yoga
  • Final de la Fiesta de Baile
  • Taller de Nutricion para los Padres
  • Mesas de Bienstar

El registro es de enero de 8-22.  Lee mas.

    Howard County Family Institute at Deep Run Elementary

    Parents Survival Guide for the Elementary Years on January 24th 6-8 pm

    Friendship Skills for School and Life Success on February 21st from 6-7 pm

    Middle School Orientations for parents of our 5th graders

    Mayfield Woods Middle School--January 16th at 6:30 with GT orientation at 5:45.  Please see attached flyer.

    Thomas Viaduct Middle School--January 24th at 6:30. Please see attached flyer.

    PTA Book Drive and Sale

    We are collecting gently used books in the blue and yellow book drive bin in the lobby from now through February.
    Books will be for sale during lunch periods on 2/14 & 2/15.
    Students may purchase two books per lunch period. Books are $0.25 each.
    The remaining books will be available for purchase during Cozy Night of Reading on 2/15.

    DRES Hero of the Day Program

    We are excited to re-launch our Deep Run Hero of the Day program! We look forward to having parents/guardians, grandparents, community leaders and other adults in our students’ lives get involved at our school!! Learn how to participate.

    It's Cold Outside!

    Reminders about recess when it is cold.

    When it is below 20 degrees, we are letting students into the lobby to wait for the bell to ring.  Please do not drop your child off before 9:05

    Our official dismissal time is 3:55, parents picking up their children by car should be in the car line no later than 3:55. Enter the car line by turning into the Waterloo Park loop.

    Students in need of coats, hats or gloves should see our school counselors:  Mrs. Wohnsigl or Mrs. Dix.

    Community News and Programs

    Please visit the Community News and Programs page at for announcements of upcoming events and programs sponsored by non-profit organizations.

    After School Cheerleading - SUPERSQUADS
    Cheerleading teams start January 16 for a 12 week session right after school once a week! Learn cheers, dances, tumbling, building & more and prepare for a performance! Register at or contact us at 410-796-2244 or