Demasi Middle School Daily Bulletin
Friday, September 22, 2023
PICTURE DAY: Friday, September 22nd - Packages can be ordered online at MyLifetouch and use picture ID EVTGVDHGW.
SCHOOL CLOSED: Monday, September 25th
SNACK CART STARTING THIS WEEK! Bring small bills!
Join a committee! Even a small amount of volunteering is a big help! Click Here for the sign up!
Sign up for text remind: text @dmspta24 to 81010
*SAVE THE DATES for our fun, fall events!
Book Fair October 2 - 6
First PTA meeting Tuesday 10/10, 7pm in the DMS library
6th grade social Friday 10/13 after school until 3:30pm (late buses will be provided)
7th grade social Friday 10/20 after school until 3:30pm (late buses will be provided)
If your child(ren) will be absent or late, notify us via email@example.com BY 8:00 am.
Your email format should be as follows:
1. Subject line: DES, DMS, or BOTH
2. Body: Student(s) name, grade(s), number of days out or estimated time of arrival.
**If you are notifying after 8:00 am, you must call. Please do your best to call BEFORE
9:00 am as we are trying to keep our students safe.
EARLY DISMISSALS: If you are picking up your child for an unexpected early dismissal,
please contact your child’s house office. We will have the student prepared to leave with
a pass and notify their teachers. You may leave a voice message or send an email. You
will need your license with you in order to sign your child out at the front office.
Green House: Marianne Collins ext. 2720 firstname.lastname@example.org..nj.us
GENESIS/EMERGENCY CARDS: Please take a minute to check that all information in Genesis is
correct (i.e. names, address, email address and phone numbers) and matches the information
on the emergency card. This information is used to generate all correspondence (school
messages) and is needed to make sure you are receiving electronic information and securing
release of your child to the proper parent/guardian.
NURSES NOTE: Students should carry their own water bottle and can use the reusable waterstations throughout the school.
*ATTENTION PARENTS*: If you will be dropping off any item(s) for your students to pick up
during the course of the day (i.e. sports equipment, instruments, lunches, classwork, etc.),
please make sure it is labeled with your student’s name, grade and hall, slips are available in
the hallway. Place the labeled item(s) in the basket for the appropriate hall and we will make
sure the student receives. In order to ensure the safety of our students, we are minimizing
access in the building.
CLUBS, SPORTS & ACTIVITIES: Use MYPAYMENTSPLUS (located on the ETSD homepage as well
as at the bottom of the DMS homepage to enroll your student in any of the after school
activities. The one time fee is for one year.
Quizzo Club: will start on Tuesday, 10/3 in room 210
Volleyball Club: **Any 8th grader interested in doing Volleyball Club this Fall, please sign up for the
volleyball classroom and fill out the google form in the classroom. To join use the classroom code jxjzagv
You must have a sports physical on file at the nurses office and a sports update filled out
in genesis. Any questions please see Mrs Gagnon or Mrs Haldeman
*NEW*: BOARD GAME CLUB: Do you like board games? Come learn a new game or play some old favorites at Board Game Club. Club will be held every Wednesday after school in room 550 with Ms. Smith and Mrs. Travers starting Oct. 4th. Interested? Sign up outside your house office!!
After school sport spectators: Students are not permitted to “stay through” until the
start of an after school sporting event. Students must report home following their school day
and be transported back to school at the start of the event with a Parent/Guardian.
Parents/Guardians must remain with their child(ren) for the duration of the event.
BOYS SOCCER: Friday 9/22 - team meeting in room 211 until 3:30 (only for students on the final roster)
BAND & ORCHESTRA:
Orchestra: will be following the Week 2 lesson schedule. There is NO after school. Please
see Ms. Smith with questions.
Band Students: Lessons will start on Monday, 9/18. All band members should join the
band google classroom, this is where your lesson schedule will be posted. Invites have been
sent. The code is p5hambs. Band Lesson Schedule for week of 9/18 any questions? email Mrs. Goldman email@example.com
Night at the Museum: We are preparing for Una noche en el Museo" / A Night at the Museum on October 18,
6:30pm-8pm to be held at DMS. This event highlights Spanish 1 students from both DeMasi
Middle School and Marlton Middle School. Our students are portraying and presenting on
notable Hispanic-Americans (past or present).They will research, write and present on basic
biographical information about their notable Hispanic person in Spanish. Parents, students and
members of the community are invited to the event on October 18th, 6:30-8pm , and visit the
“museum” of notable Hispanics.
LOST AND FOUND: There are lost and found stations outside of each house office as well as
the cafeteria and the gym. Please have your student check these areas for any lost items.