Deep Run Storytime
Come join family and friends for Bingo Night on March 6th. Doors open at 6:30 and games start at 7:00. The cost is $3 per person. 5th grade will be selling pizza and snacks.
Lost and Found
We have three tables of lost and found items on display in our front hallway. Please be sure to stop by and check to see if any items belong to your child. All items left will be donated on February 20th.
Career Day 2020--Presenters Needed
Deep Run will be having Career Day on Thursday, April 2nd. We need presenters to share their careers with our students. Click here for more information. Please RSVP to our school counselor, Carolyn Wohnsigl, at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 410-313-5000.
How Girls Code--Tynker Programming
How Girls Code will be offering the Tynker Programming class at Deep Run on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-5:30 pm. Classes start February 21st and run through March 18th. Classes are free for Deep Run students.
This course is only available to girls who have not previously taken the Tynker Programming class.
First Day of School Next Year--August 25, 2020
The school calendar for the 2020-2021 school year is approved. Click here to view it. Please note the first day of school will be Tuesday, August 25th. Please plan your summer vacations with this date in mind. We will have New Student Orientation, Kindergarten Orientation, and the Open House on Monday, August 24th.
Pediatric Dental Hygiene Day--February 17th at HCC
February is National Children's Dental Month! The Dental Hygiene Center at Howard Community College is offering free exams and cleanings on February 17th (Presidents' Day--no school). Call 443-518-1570 for an appointment.
World Culture Night--Participants Needed
World Culture Night participation sign up form! Noche de Culturas del Mundo - si quieres participar, lee esto! Read more
Get Ready for the Kids Heart Challenge
Parents, it’s that time of year for your child to show heart! This year, Deep Run has teamed up with the American Heart Association’s new program Kids Heart Challenge. During the Month of February our students will be learning about heart health while spreading the word and raising funds to help further develop heart treatments. Your child/children should have brought home an information envelope this week in their Wednesday (January 29th). More information about our event will be coming out next week in a canvas announcement.
Below is a link to sign-up early
Thank you for supporting the physical and emotional well-being of our students and the American Heart Association.
The PTA is Selling Discounted Tickets to Hershey Park
The Deep Run PTA is selling discounted tickets to Hershey Park for almost 50% less than the regular price. The tickets can be used during the regular 2020 season. Orders must be submitted by March 6th. See the flyers below for more information and order forms:
Great Opportunity for Parents of 4th and 5th Graders: Guiding Good Choices
Guiding Good Choices is a 4 week program taking place on Tuesdays in March. Read more
Box Tops for Education
The Deep Run PTA is still participating in Box Tops for Education. With a new app for your phone, it can be really easy to participate and raise money for our school. Click here to learn more.
BSAP and GT Summer Institutes Registration--February 1
On-site/online enrollment requests for Summer Programs begin Saturday, February 1.
BSAP Summer Institute (Entering Grades K-9)
Gifted and Talented Summer Institutes for Talent Development (Entering Grades 1-8)
Innovative Pathways High School (Entering Grade 9 and Current Grades 9-12) - Math and Science courses only
Enrollment requests can be made by a parent, guardian, school counselor or achievement liaison. Before submitting an enrollment request on-site or online, please review the program descriptions, dates, times and locations on the Summer Programs website (https://www.hcpss.org/summer-programs/). Early registration is highly recommended. Program availability may be limited during the later registration dates.
Regional Early Childhood Center Learning Together Program Applications
The Deep Run Regional Early Childhood Center (RECC) preschool programs are now accepting applications for classes for the 2020-2021 school year. These classes include children with and without disabilities. The program’s focus is helping all children develop communication, literacy, math, problem solving, motor, and social skills. Parents of children who will be 3 and 4 years of age for the 2020-2021 school year may come to school office for an application package beginning February 3, 2020.
The monthly fee for the preschool program will be between $180.00 and $290.00 depending on the number of hours your child participates in the program.
All applications must be returned by February 28, 2020. A limited number of openings are available for children without disabilities. Children are selected based upon screening information given on the application form and the “Ages and Stages Questionnaire,” as well as observations of the child’s participation in a playgroup. If necessary, a lottery process is conducted.
The Howard County Public School System continues to offer a PreK program for income eligible children who will be four years old by September 1, 2020.
If you have any questions, please contact Ruth Gibson at email@example.com or call 410-313-5000.
Kindergarten registration begins March 9, 2020. Details will be shared at a later date.
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.