Deep Run Digest 5-19-2023

Thu, 05/18/2023 - 2:37pm

May 19                   No School for Studenrts

May 22-26              Mobile Science Lab--see below to volunteer

May 24                   Ranger School Store K-2

May 24                   Beginning Band and Strings Concert 

May 29                   No School--Memorial Day

May 30                   Title I 5th Grade Transition Night at DRES 6:30

May 31                   Ranger School Store 3-5

May 31                    Advanced Band and Strings, and Songbirds Concert

June 1                     Kindergarten Concert

June 7                     Early Dismissal 12:55

June 8                     5th Grade Promotion

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

June 16                   Report Cards Issued Online at 4:00pm


Last Chance to Register for Bus Service if You Currently Live in a Bus Area

Families whose students are eligible for HCPSS-provided transportation are required to register by June 1.  

PTA President Position Open for the 2023-2024 School Year--We need YOU!

We are seeking parents/guardians to fill the role of PTA President in the 2023-2024 and 2024-2025 school year (this position is a two year term). The PTA cannot exist without the upcoming vacancy of the President being filled.

If you feel like this is an opportunity you might be interested in or would like more information on please email Megan Vissari at

Thank You to Our Community Partners for Teacher Appreciation Week

A huge thank you goes to the following businesses who assisted the Deep Run  PTA with Teacher Appreciation Week:

Tribos Peri Peri


Victoria Gastro Pub

Massage Envy

Baltimore Orioles

Flagship Orthodontics

Baker Sisters Family Dental Care

Silver Diner


Pub Dog

Trader Joe's


Mission BBQ

Franks Produce & Greenhouses

Recent News

Volunteers Needed May 22-26

After a few years away, the Food, Fiber & You Mobile Science Lab from the Maryland Agricultural Education Foundation is returning to Deep Run.  All students in K-5 will participate.  The mobile science lab will be at Deep Run the week of May 22.  A teacher from the Foundation will be with the lab, along with the classroom teacher, but we also need to have parent/grandparent volunteers to assist.  At this time we only need volunteers for the afternoon of May 25th (2nd grade) and May 26th for 1st grade in the morning and 5th grade in the afternoon.  Please use this Sign Up Genius to volunteer for one or more time slots.  

Deep Run Mobile Science Lab Schedule

DRES Ranger Store

The DRES Ranger School Store is BACK on Wednesdays in May! Students will be able to purchase notebooks, pencils, erasers, and more! Every item will be $1! There will be a $5 spending maximum. Please do not send your child with more than $5. The school store will be open in the courtyard during arrival on the following days: 

May 10th- K-2nd grade shopping

May 17th- 3rd -5th grade shopping

May 24th- K-2nd  grade shopping

May 31th- 3rd -5th  grade shopping

¡La tienda de la escuela DRES Ranger está DE VUELTA en mayo! ¡Los estudiantes podrán comprar cuadernos, lápices, borradores y más! A continuación se muestran los días de compras. ¡Cada artículo costará $1! Habrá un gasto máximo de $5. Por favor, no envíe a su hijo con más de $5. La tienda de la escuela estará abierta en el patio durante la llegada en los siguientes días:

10 de mayo- Compras de K-2do grado

17 de mayo- Compras de 3ro y 5to grado

24 de mayo- Compras de K-2do grado

31 de mayo - Compras de 3ro y 5to grado

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.

Deep Run Parent Involvement Survey

DRES needs your voice! Please take a few minutes to complete this survey to help us plan for the 2023-2024 school year. Thank you! 

Encuesta de Opinión de la Escuela Primaria Deep Run sobre la Participación de Padres 2022-2023

¡DRES necesita tu voz! Tómese unos minutos para completar esta encuesta para ayudarnos a planificar el año escolar 2023-2024. ¡Gracias! 

HCPSS Indicators of Equity Survey

As part of our school improvement process, we are asking families to provide input about their equity priorities at our school. Please use the link below to complete the HCPSS Indicators of Educational Equity Survey by May 12. We will use your input, along with other school data, to refine our school improvement plan for next year. This survey is anonymous and available in multiple languages. If you have children at more than one school, please complete one survey per school. 

HCPSS Title I Parent, Family, and Community Involvement Input Survey

Please complete the survey to provide feedback on the HCPSS Parent, Family, and Community Involvement Plan and parent involvement funds.