Category Archive: General News

Jan
12

Donate your old sports gear…

Clear out the closets, get that stuff out of the garage. We are trying our hardest to organize a Sports Gear Swap! But, we need your help!! Bring in your used gear (pads, balls, sticks, and everything in between). Please, send it in this week so we can swap at the Family Fitness event on …

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Jan
08

PTO Meeting

Join us at a PTO Meeting Thursday, January 9th, 2020. 7:30 p.m. in the Media Center at DES

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Jan
04

Happy New Year!

Welcome to 2020 everyone! Back to school means back to work. The future is now…

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Dec
06

Holiday Shoppe is here

Monday, December 9th  –  6:00-8:00 pm The Annual PTO Holiday Shoppe at DES is ready to go jingling along! All kids are welcome to come and shop with the help of our super elves. Parents can mingle, shop the vendor tables, the bake sale, and look around while they wait. The whole family can get pizza …

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Nov
24

We are Thankful

The PTO Board at Davidsonville Elementary often says “Thanks.” Yet, it never feels like enough. We are thankful that you choose to work with us, to share with us, and trust us. We are grateful that we can all make these magical years more amazing for our children. We are appreciative that we work with …

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Nov
19

Book Fair at DES this week

The Book Fair is at DES all week long! Come and get your books and get reading… Pastries for Parents on Tues. & Thurs., late opening Tuesday until 6 pm, and visit before and after school each day. Send in some money with your students and they can also shop during their class Media Center …

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Nov
06

PTO Meeting Wednesday evening

Join your fellow PTO members at an open session meeting held on Wednesday, Nov. 6th from 7-8 pm in the Media Center at DES.  If you have ideas, comments, questions,  suggestions or just something to share, you should attend. Or let one of the Board officers know and they can share the item for you. …

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Oct
08

Schedule your conference

Reminder: Don’t forget to schedule your Parent-Teacher Conference for next week. You should have received communications from your student’s teacher. If you have not, or if you have questions, contact the DES staff and someone can help you.  

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Oct
04

Sign Up for some programs & clubs!

Try something new. Fall is the best time to sign up your student for something new, or something familiar. There are SO many programs and clubs offered at DES – there’s sure to be something for everyone. And if cost is a problem, reach out to the PTO Board or school counselor. There is some …

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Sep
27

No School Monday

Did you hear? A reminder to everyone that all AACPS schools and offices will be closed on Monday. We know that AACPS has texted you, called you, and e-mailed you about this… But, you never know who missed the many bulletins! Enjoy your Monday off!

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Sep
19

Outdoor Movie Fun for ALL!

This Friday night is Family Movie Night at Davidsonville Elementary School! On September 20th at 7:00 pm, come join the PTO family event… “Secret Life of Pets 2“ On the front field at DES, movie starts at 7:30 pm. There will be free popcorn and water. • • • • • • Bring your chairs, …

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Sep
11

Volunteer Orientations Sept. 12th

Choose one: 9:30 am  OR  7:30 pm Either way, come and learn more about the wide variety of volunteer positions we have at DES. Listen as we share which committees, clubs, and programs are in danger of not happening if we don’t get some help for them! It happens… Eat some snacks, drink some beverage, …

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Sep
11

Back to School Night tonight

Parents are invited to attend Back to School Night at Davidsonville Elementary School on Wednesday, Sept. 11th at 6:30 pm. Visit your student’s classrooms and learn more about their time at school. Leave a note for them at their desk – it always makes them smile!

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Sep
08

Get your Gator Gear here!

Gator Spirit Wear is on sale now! Grab your hoodies, t-shirts, water bottles, hats, and everything else to show your LOVE for the DES Gators! Show off your school pride! Here’s the link to the online catalog and paper order form. And you can order either online or by sending in the paper form. Deadline …

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Sep
03

We’re working on things…

Can YOU help the PTO? The PTO Volunteer Coordinator is searching hard for some folks to fill a few Committee Chairperson roles right now! If you are looking for a way to help, please reach out to the PTO via the Contact Us page on this website. We especially need: Chess Program Chairperson Coding Club …

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Sep
02

See you all tomorrow

Yikes! That went so quickly, we couldn’t keep up! Tuesday, Sept. 3rd is our big day… We are all ready, Are you? Happy 1st day to all our 1st thru 5th graders. And we’ll see our Kindergartners as you show up this week! Go Gators!

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Aug
30

It’s getting closer…

4 days left.

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Aug
28

The Countdown

6 days remain… Sneak A Peek is at 9:00 am Thursday morning. It will be crowded. Please don’t park on Rte. 214 on the same side as the school. It is impossible to exit safely when cars block the view. You may park on Rte. 214 across the road from the school. Or carpool with …

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Aug
27

The countdown continues

7 days left…

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Aug
26

The countdown is on

8 days remain. Enjoy your time!

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