Deep Run Digest 3-24-2023

Thu, 03/23/2023 - 9:35pm

March 24              Spirit Day--Wear a college shirt or colors

March 30              Career Day--dress in clothes for a future career or college shirt

March 31              Early Dismissal 12:55-End of 3rd Marking Period

April 1                   Pop Up Pantry at Deep Run 10:00

April 3                   Spring Break Begins

April 6                   PTA Restaurant Night at Silver Diner 5-8 pm

April 11                 Back to School


Last Chance to Order HersheyPark Tickets from PTA

Please remember all Hershey Park ticket orders must be submitted to the front office of DRES by the end of the school day on Friday March 24th. Money will not be accepted after this date. 

Recuerde que todos los pedidos de boletos de Hershey Park deben enviarse a la oficina principal de DRES antes del final del día escolar el viernes 24 de marzo. No se aceptará dinero después de esta fecha.

Order form--English/Spanish

Career Day is March 30th. 

Our school counselors have arranged for many visitors to come and talk about their careers with students. It is also a spirit day.  Students can wear clothes that represent the career they want to have or they can wear a college shirt.  Thank you to all the parents and family friends who are coming to Career Day.

PTA Restaurant Night at Silver Diner April 6

The PTA is hosting a restaurant night at the Silver Diner on April 6th from 5-8pm.  This is during spring break and a great opportunity to bring family and friends to the Silver Diner and support PTA at the same time.  

More Information

Deep Run Spiritwear for Sale

Do you want to show your DRES spirit? Good news we have new and vintage spirit wear for purchase on memberhub. Purchased items will be added to your students Wednesday when purchased. Items are limited! Get them before they are gone!

¿Quieres mostrar tu espíritu DRES? Buenas noticias, tenemos ropa de espíritu nueva y vintage para comprar en Memberhub. Los artículos comprados se agregarán a sus estudiantes el miércoles cuando se compren. ¡Los artículos son limitados! ¡Consíguelos antes de que se acaben!

Read With Me: Free Books for Young Children

Read With Me is a FREE young reader program that mails children one book each month from birth until their 5th birthday! Use this form to sign up your child.

Eligible children must: 1) reside in Howard County and 2) be under 4 years and 9 months old, and 3) have a birthdate. Registered families can expect their first book within 8-10 weeks of registration.

Read With Me-Howard County is affiliated with Dolly Partons’ Imagination Library and is adminstered by Bright Minds Foundation, the Howard County public schools education foundation. The program is sponsored by Howard County Government, Nora Roberts Foundation, PNC Bank, Verizon, Kiwanis, and other generous donors. 


¡Lee Conmigo-Howard County es un programa GRATUITO para lectores jóvenes que envía por correo a los niños un libro cada mes desde que nacen hasta que cumplen 5 años! Utilice este formulario para inscribir a su hijo.

Los niños elegibles deben: 1) residir en el condado de Howard, Maryland y 2) ser menores de 4 años y 9 meses de edad, y 3) tener una fecha de nacimiento. Las familias registradas pueden esperar su primer libro dentro de las 8 a 10 semanas posteriores al registro.

Lee Conmigo está afiliado a Dolly Partons’ Imagination Library y es administrado por Bright Minds Foundation, la fundación de educación de las escuelas públicas del condado de Howard. El programa está patrocinado por el gobierno del condado de Howard, la Fundación Nora Roberts, PNC Bank, Verizon, Kiwanis y otros donantes generosos. 

HCPSS Rainbow Conference

The HCPSS Rainbow Conference will be held on Saturday, May 6th from 9am - 5pm.  The conference will be hybrid with opportunities for both virtual and in-person participation.  For more information scan the QR code on the Rainbow Conference Flier or access this link.

Recent News

MAP Home Reports

Home report PDFs for the Measure of Academic Progress (MAP) winter testing are now available in HCPSS Connect. The assessment was given to students in grades 1-8 in reading and mathematics. Reports can be viewed/downloaded by parents/guardians by taking the following steps: 

  1. Log in to HCPSS Connect Synergy 

  2. Select More Options from the left panel 

  3. Select Report Cards from the menu 

  4. Near the top of the page, select MAP_2023_Winter 

Additional details on MAP testing and how to interpret the report can be found online

Kindergarten Registration is Open

Kindergarten registration for the 2023-2024 school year begins Monday, March 6. Parents/guardians of children who will be five on or before September 1, 2023, must enroll their children in kindergarten for the 2023-2024 school year. Details about the enrollment process are available online.

Deep Run Yearbooks

Deep Run Yearbooks go on sale next week.  Paper order forms will be in Wednesday folders on March 8th.  You can also order online at  Use code:  YB26308

Yearbooks are $15 each.

Order by May 1, 2023

Yearbooks will arrive in June, before the end of the school year. 

Pop Up Pantry at Deep Run on April 1

The Catholic Community of Ascension and St. Augustine (CCASTA) is sponsoring a “Pop-Up Pantry” on Saturday, April 1 at Deep Run Elementary School. CCASTA will begin distributing items at 10:00 am.

Anyone in need is welcome to stop by and take available items, but some quantities may be limited based on availability and the number of people who show up. Please share this information with family, friends or neighbors who may need a little help.

This information is neither sponsored nor endorsed by the Howard County Public School System.