news and notes...
CONGRATULATIONS teacher & employee of the year!
Congratulations to Ms. Deans, DSA teacher of the year 2017-18 and Coach Thomas, DSA employee of the year 2017-18! Ms. Deans is an art teacher who has been at DSA for 6 years and Coach Thomas is a para professional and P.E. coach who has been at DSA 4 years.
See what your student is learning about being a leader. The new 7 Habits page is HERE!
TITLE 1 INFORMATION
District and school-based Title I Parent Involvement Programs in Polk County will strive to build RELATIONSHIPS to create real family engagement for every child, every family, every teacher, every day.
For more information. documents, and helpful links, click the logo to the left.
Extended School day To Achieve Results is in place for before-school and after-school student registration. For more on ESTAR, a registration brochure, and current clubs available, click on the icon here:
Last June, students represented DSA at the Applause Awards held at the Dr. Phillips Center. Click on the icon below to view the video:
UPDATE ON EARLY DISMISSAL DAYS
In consultation with the Polk Education Association, Polk County Public Schools will use its six remaining early release days for the 2017-2018 school year to make up instructional time lost due to Hurricane Irma. The scheduled early dismissal days are now full instructional days.