This Week at DSA 12-12-16

Important Dates:

First Semester Finals
December 16, 19, 20, 21
December  23 – January 1    DCSD Schools and Offices Closed
January 4                                Staff Work Day
January 5                                Begin Second Semester – Day 1
January 7                                2017/2018 DSA Applicantion
Information Session  10:00am

Updates and Reminders:

*2016 CCRPI Scores were released this week from the GA Department of Education.  DSA’s total school score was 100.4, up from 99.8 for 2015.  CCRPI scores factors not only student proficiency on state assessment, but student growth in tested content areas as well.  CCRPI scores for all schools can be accessed at the GA Department of Education.
*From Decemer 12 to the end of the semester, there will be no after school activites, except for tutoring.  Please make arrangements to pick up students up by 4:00pm.
*Thank you to all the parents who have volunteered this first semester.  DSA is so fortunate to have such loyal and dedicated parents to support our school! Many more opportunities are available for second semester.
*Students needing Certificate of Enrollment and/or ADAP certificate for Driver’s Permit/License over winter break, should submit completed form by December 16 to the front office.
*Starting in January, parents will be able to pay for class dues, some field trips, and other items through the DSA webstore.  Be on the look out for the link to “go live” at the start of second semester.  Junior dues are $200 and Senior dues are $150.

 

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This Week at DSA 12/5/2016

Important Dates:

December 6                        DSA School Council    4:00pm
December  9-10                 DSA Nutcracker in a Nutshell
*Tickets going fast!-purchase HERE
December 16-21                DSA First Semester Finals

Updates and Reminders:

*10th Grade Parents – last chance to schedule advisement sessions this week.  Click HERE to schedule your session.
*From Decemer 13 – 21, there will be no after school activites, except for tutorials.  Parents, please plan to pick your students up by 4:00pm.
*Students needing Certificate of Enrollment and/or ADAP certificate for Driver’s Permit/License over winter break, should submit request by December 14.  Offices will be closed December 23 – January 1.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Get yourself excited for the upcoming holidays! Sign up to help out with “Nutcracker in a Nutshell”
Click HERE to help out.
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Put your talents to good use and sign up to help with an upcoming Scenery Saturday! Click HERE to help out.

Thank YOU for ALL that YOU do for DSA!!!

This Week At DSA 11/28/16

Important Dates:

December 1                      DSA Music Dept Concert
7:00pm Avondale First Baptist
December 2                     SPA Meeting
December 9                     Nutcracker in a Nutshell
7:00pm
December 10                    Nutcracker in a Nutshell
2:00pm and 5:00pm
Tickets HERE on Nov 28
December 16-21              First Semester Finals

Updates and Reminders:

*Juniors and Seniors should be making payments towards class dues.  Mrs. McLendon is Junior Sponsor and Mr. Williams is Senior Sponsor.
*10th Grade advisement begins after Thanksgiving Break.  Click HERE to schedule advisement session.
*The 2017-2018 DSA Application is now available on the school’s website.  Please share with interested families.
*Do you know DCPA/DSA alumni? If so, please share this link as we are starting an alumni data base to connect and support our alums.
*DSA Beta Club collected 483 pounds of canned goods which were donated to the Atlanta Food Bank before Thanksgiving.  This amount of canned goods equates to 402 meals provided to those less fortunate.  Thanks for giving to the community – DSA Beta Club!

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This Week at DSA 11-21-16

Important Dates:

November 21-23                DSA offices open 8:00am – 3:00pm
November 24-25                All schools and offices closed

Upcoming:

December 1                        DSA Music Dept. Concert 7:00pm
Avondale First Baptist Church
December 2                        SPA Meeting
December 9                        Nutcracker in a Nutshell 7:00pm
December 10                      Nutcracker in a Nutshell
2:00pm and 5:00pm
December 16-21                First Semester Finals

Updates and Reminders:

*Juniors and Seniors should be making payments towards class dues.  Mrs. McLendon is Junior Sponsor and Mr. Williams is Senior Sponsor.
*10th Grade Advisement begins after Thanksgiving Break.  Click HERE to schedule advisement session.
*The 2017-2018 DSA Application is now available on the school’s website.  Please share with interested families.
*Do you know DCPA/DSA alumni? If so, please share this link as we are starting an alumni data base to connect and support our alums.
*Happy Thanksgiving!