Welcome Back! 22-23 School Start Information

Posted July 29, 2022


Early Back to School Information

Greetings DDS Families,

First, welcome to our first-time 6th, 7th, and 8th graders and families.  Then, welcome back to our returning students and families.  Our theme for this year is “Awakening the sleeping giant-soaring to new heights together!” I will send more detailed information about the vision for the 2022-23 school year as we get closer to the start of school. In the meantime, I want to share some important dates with you. 


August 17th-Meet and Greet (5 to 7 pm) Students will receive schedules and we have many fun activities planned for that date including food trucks, community organizations, and more!

August 22nd– First day of school for 6th graders. Half day from 8:50 to 12:30 pm

                        No School for 7th and 8th graders

August 23rd-First day of school for 7th and 8th graders. 2nd day for 6th graders. Half day for all students 8:50 to 12:30 pm

August 24th– First full day of school for all students

Supply Lists:

Students should bring a backpack, water bottle, and headphones/earbuds (cannot be wireless)

It is indeed a pleasure to serve our DDS students and families.  Please call the main office with questions. 

Yours in service, 

Dr. Carter