The DRES PTA is sponsoring a children’s clothing giveaway to benefit members of the Deep Run community! Please consider donating your CLEAN, gently used clothing that will be distributed to DRES families. We are in need of clothes for children of all ages! Presorting clothes by size and gender will be GREATLY appreciated!!!! Collection boxes will be located at the front entrance of the school from April 23-May 1!!
Clothing distribution will take place on May 1st
PTA Family Event--Launch--May 17th--2-8 pm
Save the date! School will dismiss early on May 17th--at 12:55. PTA has arranged a fundraiser event at the Launch Trampoline Park in Columbia from 2-8 pm. Please bring the flyer below to Launch on the 17th so the DRES PTA can receive 25% of the sales. On line ticket purchases will not count towards fundraiser.
Attention 5th Grade Parents: Mayfield Woods MS PTA Needs Your Help
Planning for the next year begins now. There are many opportunities for new faces to become involved in the PTA. Training is on the job, and the board is always happy to provide support where needed. If chairing an event or committee seems too much to begin with then agree to work on a committee. Most committees are in charge of one-time events that require very little work if many are involved. Click here to read more about the vacant positions. Read more
PARCC Testing for Grades 3-5--Coming Soon!
The PARCC assessment will be administered to students in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades beginning April 29th. Read more
MCGATE Poetry Contest
MCGATE Poetry Contest
Topic: Reflections on being gifted
Deadline: Midnight April 20, 2019
h t t p s : / / m c g a t e . o r g / c o n t e s t s
This poetry contest is open to all gifted, talented, and creative students in the state of Maryland. If your child is considering joining the contest and you need support with submission, please contact one of our G/T Teachers-- Melissa Bianchi or Kristina LoPresti
The Dentist is Coming to Deep Run!
Big Smiles Dental will be visiting our school May 29 and 30 for their bi-annual visit. Big Smiles provides a state licensed dentist to perform cleanings, x-rays as necessary, fluoride treatment and apply sealants, as needed. Additional care, such as fillings, may also be provided. A dental report card will be sent home with your child. Sign and return the form that will be in your child's Wednesday folder.
For additional information, check out their website http://www.bigsmilesdental.org/
April is Math Month at DRES
Online registration is now open for the 2019-2020 school year! Online registrations can be finalized in person at school.
Parents/guardians of children who will be five as of September 1, 2019 must enroll their children in kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year. Parents may begin the enrollment process online, followed by completion of the registration process at Deep Run Elementary. Online registration is not required and parents may elect to complete the full registration in person.
This link provides detailed information about the kindergarten registration process.
More information about enrollment in HCPSS can be found here.
Friday, March 15th is the last day for walk in kindergarten registration between the hours of 9:30 am and 3:00 PM. K registrations can be completed after March 15 by appointment only - please call 410-313-5000 if you need to schedule a time.
Pre-K applications for 2019-2020 and processing will begin the week of March 18th.
Dolly Parton Imagination Library
Deep Run has been selected to participate in Read with Me, a partnership between HCPSS, Bright Minds, the HC Early Childhood Advisory Council, and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.
This program is for ANY baby or young child age 4 or under who lives in the Deep Run Elementary area. This includes your relatives and neighbors who live in the Deep Run area. Books will be mailed directly to your child. If you would like to sign up, complete the form below--one form per child. Contact Glenna Deekle at Deep Run with questions at 410-313-5000 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Read more
Please visit the Community News and Programs page at http://www.hcpss.org/community-news-and-programs/ for announcements of upcoming events and programs sponsored by non-profit organizations.