Deep Run Digest 6-2-2023

Thu, 06/01/2023 - 10:00pm

June 3                     Free Clothing at Duckett's Lane ES

June 7                     Early Dismissal 12:55

June 7                    Jump into Kindergarten 6:30

June 8                     5th Grade Promotion 9:45

June 9                     Last Day for 1/2 Day RECC and PreK Programs

June 12                   Early Dismissal at 12:55

June 13                   Early Dismissal at 12:55

June 13                   PTA Meeting 7:00

June 14                   Last Day of School--Early Dismissal at 12:55

June 16                   Report Cards Issued Online at 4:00pm

PreK Expanded Eligibility for 23-24

The HCPSS Pre-K program is accepting applications for the 2023-2024 school year with expanded eligibility criteria! Families of children aged four or five by September 1, 2023, may apply. The HCPSS Pre-K program is free to families; some locations are full-day.  Families can submit a completed application to or their local elementary school. For an application, information about the program, and eligibility guidelines, please visit the HCPSS website or contact Early Childhood Programs at 410-313-6836.

PTA Executive Board Nominations

Please meet our nominated volunteer for the PTA Executive Board position of PTA President. Please show your support by attending our PTA meeting on June 13th at 7:00 to officially vote her in!

Keri Esposito is married with four children, and she works as a reading specialist for the Howard County Public School System.  All of her children attended Deep Run Elementary School. She has two rising sixth graders, a rising eighth grader and a soon to-be-third grader who will be continuing her journey at DRES!  Keri is active within the school and has helped co-chair the DRES World Culture Night for the past few years. In her daily work, Keri enjoys supporting children and their families. She previously served as a PTA President in Baltimore County before coming to Howard County. She is passionate about school unity, diversity and service to the community. Keri is looking forward to serving in the role of PTA President at Deep Run Elementary School for the 2023-2024 school year

Summer Basketball Camp for Boys and Girls

TCOE Summer Basketball Camp with Coach McDuffie at Lime Kiln Middle School from July 10- July 28.

Flyer with Registration Information

Repeated News

Jump into Kindergarten

On June 7th from 6:30-7:30, children entering kindergarten and their families will see a kindergarten classroom at Deep Run. Parents will learn some tips and tricks for a smooth transition to kindergarten.  The rising kidnergarteners will experience some fun K activities.

Free Clothing at Duckett's Lane Elementary on June 3

There will be  a "gently used" free clothing/shoe distribution event at Ducketts Lane on Saturday, June 3 beginning at 10:00 am. 

Ropa gratis en Ducketts Lane ES el 3 de junio a las 10:00 am.

Let’s Celebrate Math! 1st grade teachers invite you! 

When: Wednesday, June 7, 2023 11:00-11:50 am

Where: Your child's 1st grade math class

What: Come see what your 1st grader learned in math this year with math games. Each child will receive a bag of games and materials to take home for summer! 

¡Celebremos las Matemáticas! ¡Los maestros de 1er grado te invitan!

Cuando: miércoles, 7 de junio de 2023 11:00-11:50 am

Dónde: La clase de matemáticas de primer grado de su hijo

Qué: Venga a ver lo que su hijo de primer grado aprendió en matemáticas este año con los juegos de matemáticas. ¡Cada niño recibirá una bolsa de juegos y materiales para llevar a casa durante el verano!

HCPSS Pride Week June 5-9

Learn about the activities being offered for Pride Week this year.

June 6th--Family Read the Rainbow

PreK and Kindergarten Registration

Pre-K: Families of children who will be four years old by September 1, 2023 may apply for Pre-K. For an application and more information about the program and 2023-2024 eligibility, please visit the HCPSS website. Parents/guardians should submit a completed application to or to their local elementary school. Pre-K Program Location fliers and posters have been distributed to all elementary schools; electronic versions of Pre-K applications and advertising fliers can be accessed on Canvas

Kindergarten: Registration for the 2023-2024 school year is open! Families of children who will be five years old by September 1, 2023 should enroll their child in kindergarten or submit a kindergarten waiver. “It’s Time to Register for Kindergarten” fliers and posters have been distributed to all elementary schools; electronic files can be accessed on Canvas. Families can find more information about enrolling children in kindergarten, as well as resources to support kindergarten readiness, the kindergarten waiver, and more on the HCPSS website.