Deep Run Digest 10-4-19

Thu, 10/03/2019 - 9:55pm

Deep Run Digest 10-4-19

Dates to Remember

  • October 8            Interim Reports Go Home
  • October 9            Schools and Offices Closed
  • October 10          Book Mobile
  • October 11          Spirit Day--Wear Deep Run Spirit Wear or Blue/White
  • October 15          PTA Meeting 7pm
  • October 16          Trunk or Treat 6:30-8:00
  • October 18          Schools closed for Students
  • October 22          Pink Out Day--Wear Pink
  • October 22          Wellness Community Night--Save the Date
  • October 23          PTA Restaurant Night at Texas Roadhouse
  • October 24          PTA Fun Run--more information coming soon
  • October 25          Football Friday Spirit Day
  • October 29          Fall Portraits
  • October 30          Flu Clinic
  • October 31          Halloween Parade 3:15

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News and Events

Deep Run Elementary is Invited to Participate in the Long Reach Homecoming Parade

Long Reach High School Homecoming-Opportunity for Staff, Students and Families--October 19th at 8:30 am

Interim Progress Reports Go Home on October 8th

Interim progress reports will go home on Tuesday, October 8th. New this school year, interim progress reports will be issued only to students in elementary school. In both progress reports and report cards, the Pre-K-5 Learning Behaviors section is modified to better support parents and teachers in identifying areas of focus.

Understanding Your Child's Interim Progress Report

Worth Repeating

Annual Policy Review with Students

The Deep Run administrators met with all grades to review HCPSS policies.

PTA Trunk or Treat--Save the Date October 16

The Deep Run PTA will hold its annual Trunk or Treat on Wednesday, October 16th from 6:30 - 8:00 in the school parking lot. Click here for more information in English and Espanol.

Measures of Academic Progress--Assessment Window Opens October 1

We will be administering MAP assessments in reading and mathematics to all DRES students in grades 1-5 starting next week.

Volunteering at Deep Run ES

Training for parent volunteers.

Drug Take Back Day--October 26

Dispose of unwanted or expired medications and sharps (syringes, needles, Epi-Pens) on October 26th from 10 am - 2pm at the Wilde Lake Village Center parking lot (near UPS).  This is a convienent drive through drop-off sponsored by HC DrugFree. Click here for more information.

PTA Restaurant Night at Texas Roadhouse--October 23

The first PTA restaurant night of the year is on October 23rd at Texas Roadhouse from 4-10 pm.  Click here to learn more.  Flyers will be sent home in Wednesday folders when we get closer to the event.  You can also click here for a flyer in English and Spanish.

Ways to Support PTA--English and Espanol

There are many ways you can support the Deep Run PTA.  Click here to learn how.

Department of Special Education:  Parent Empowerment Seminar

The Department of Special Education (DSE) is offering it's first annual Parent Empowerment Seminar. The event will be held on Saturday, October 12 and is focused on partnering with parents and assisting them with increasing their knowledge about the IEP process. Registration is still open! Click here for more information.

Coding for Girls in Grades 3-5

Foundations of Computer Science for Girls

GT Program Parent Academy

Parents are invited to the Gifted and Talented Program Parent Academy on Wednesday, October 16th from 7:00pm - 8:30pm.

The Flu Shot is Coming to Deep Run on October 30th--Register Now

The flu shot will be offered during school hours again this year through a collaborative effort with Maryland Partnership for Prevention.  The flu vaccine clinic will be held on Wednesday, October 30th, 2019.  Vaccine consent forms will be sent home on or around Wednesday, September 18th.  Please check your student's Wednesday folder for the form.  Consent forms are due by October 1st.  You may also register online at

Community Conversation about Restorative Justice

Community conversation about Restorative Justice on October 7th from 6-8 pm at Wilde Lake HS.