- Here We Go!!Here we go, gang! Whether you’ve chosen F2F or you’re staying virtual, we’re all starting our day early tomorrow! :/ Just a couple of reminders in case you need them: *Masks are required if you’re attending F2F. *You can find your bus # & schedule with this CCSD WebQuery. *Class schedule with room numbers can be found on ParentVue under the Class Schedule tab.
- PTSA Help Wanted
DMS PTSA is looking to the future. We need some volunteers to head up committees like Chick Fil A biscuit sales & grade-level dances with an eye to being able to be fully back to school soon. Please contact Nicole E. or Holly M. if you’re interested or want more details.
We can’t do it without you!!
- Magnet Program Info
MAGNET SCHOOL OPPORTUNITIES
Cobb County offers 6 incredible magnet programs & the new Cobb Innovation and Technology Academy. There will be a ZOOM presentation on October 7, 2020 at 10am. Zoom link details will be sent out prior to the meeting. Below our links to the magnet application timeline and the magnet application portal. If you have any questions, please contact the 8th grade counselor, Angie Hunt: firstname.lastname@example.org
Link to portal for magnet application:
Link to magnet application timeline:
wp-content/uploads/2020/09/ 2020-21-Magnet-School- Timeline.pdf
An overview of CCSD’s magnet schools can be found here:
South Cobb HS Magnet Open House
The Academy of Research and Medical Sciences at South Cobb High School Open House is hosting a virtual open house on Thursday, October 15th @6:30 pm via Zoom. Students or parent can register to attend on the SCHS Magnet website:
Campbell IB Virtual Open House
Sunday, October 18th at 1:30pm
We are asking families to register for our event. Below is the link to our form for parents/students to register. Once registered for the IB Open House they will be sent a link to the Zoom session for our virtual open house. Families should expect to receive the link by Sunday morning.
Wheeler Magnet Virtual Prospective Student Night – October 22
Potential applicants and their parents or guardians are invited to join our faculty and staff at our Prospective Magnet Student Night on October 22 at 6pm. This year’s event will be virtual with live and recorded sessions about our curriculum and student life. You will have an opportunity to attend live sessions with students, staff and teachers. Registration is required. Register for this event.
- AHS Jr. Basketball Tryouts
- Reflections Is Underway!
This year’s Reflection topic is:
Unleash a creative tsunami on this beautiful topic! For more details, go to DMS PTSA Reflections Page.
- Picture Day is Coming!
Dig out your hair bows & pocket combs! Picture Day is on the horizon!!
Get started with this Lifetouch link to order in advance.
Picture Day Date: Thursday, November 5
Picture Day ID: EVT6RHSMW
- Yearbook Info
The current yearbook price of $40 will remain until January. Click here to get to the Herff Jones site.
Eighth grade tribute ads are also available for purchase and can be created on the same website. Templates for the tribute ads are online at the same site and can be customized with color and content.
- PTSA Membership Matters!
JOIN THE DMS PTSA
During these trying times, your DMS PTSA is still hard at work. Become a member now! Join us today to help support our students & staff!
Go to https://durham.memberhub.
store/ where you can sign up to be a PTSA member &/or donate to our “No Sell” fundraiser all online.
If you’d prefer, you can print out the form below & mail it to us with a check to the address on the form.
- Amazon Smile
Did you know that Durham Middle PTSA has an AMAZON SMILE account?
If you want Amazon to donate to Durham Middle PTSA, you need to start each shopping session at the URL smile.amazon.com, and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases. Your first visit, you’ll have to choose Durham Middle PTSA as your designated charity. Every time you shop at Amazon Smile after that, DMS PTSA gets a donation!
Visit Your AmazonSmile Impact to see donation information and learn more about your charity.
AmazonSmile: You shop. Amazon gives.
- DMS Learning Commons Offers Curb-side Pick Up