Message from Jonathan Davis, MS Principal

Dear Rising 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Families, I hope your summer is off to a good start and that your family is safe and healthy. I’ll be writing at a greater length as part of our summer mailing that will come out in early August, but I wanted to touch base with you...

Greetings From Jonathan Davis, MS Principal

Welcome to 2020!  We’ve had a great start to the school week, and I’m looking forward to a year of positive growth for our Middle School students. I want to let you know about next week’s Middle School (MS) program that is an annual part of the school experience....
Garden News

Garden News

Reduce, reuse, recycle! D-E plans new construction on the site of Umpleby Hall once we move into the new building in the spring. That means the small Umpleby vegetable garden has to go. In anticipation of the move, DIG students deconstruct the garden beds in this...

Grade 6 Egypt Day Preparation

Dear Grade 6 Parents/Guardians, I would like to cordially invite you to join us on Thursday, December 19, 2019 for Egypt Day.   We will be performing for parents in the morning between 9:15 am – 11:15 am. This project combines research, writing, and performance...

Grade 8 Living Wax Museum

Dear Grade 8 Parents/Guardians:  This is a reminder that on Monday, November 18, the Eighth Graders will be presenting their Living Wax Museum from 1:40 and 3:10 PM in the Silberfein (Small) Gymnasium in Modell’s Sports Complex.    There will be coffee and tea...

Message from Jonathan Davis, MS Principal

Dear Middle School Families, Today’s issue provides you with an important update that later this afternoon, Friday, Nov. 15, you will have access to your student’s interim comments report for the fall semester.  These comments summarize the hard work and...

Message from Jonathan Davis, MS Principal

Dear Middle School Families, I spoke with the whole Middle School last week about the importance of some basic habits: staying hydrated, staying physically active, and getting quality sleep.  The research is very clear that these three actions can have positive...
Middle School Enrichment (MSE)

Middle School Enrichment (MSE)

NEW! For all D-E Middle School (MS) students beginning Fall 2019! MSE – Chess Led by international Chess Master Saudin Robovic (NY Chess Kids) and sanctioned by the United States Chess Federation. Students of all skill levels will learn the competitive game of chess...