Dawnwood Middle School

Middle Country Central School District

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  • DISTRICT COVID MEMO

    CLICK ON  THIS LINK TO VEW DISTRICT MEMO REGARDING COVID QUARANTINE GUIDELINES (ENGLISH)

     

    CLICK ON THIS LINK TO VIEW DISTRICT MEMO REGARDING COVID QUARANTINE GUIDELINES (SPANISH)

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  • Click the link below for a Great Video highlighting 
    Spirit Week Flyer

    DMS Spirit Week Video

    PARENT/GUARDIAN LETTER
    CLICK ON THIS LINK TO VIEW PRINTABLE SPIRIT WEEK, PEP RALLY PARENT/GUARDIAN LETTER 

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    CLICK HERE FOR THE 8th GRADE CLASS PHOTO 2021 PERMISSION SLIP

    8TH GRADE PHOTO

     


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  • Yearbooks on Sale now

    2021/2022 YEARBOOK IS ON SALE!!!!

    ATTENTION ALL 6TH, 7TH, AND 8TH GRADE STUDENTS!!!
    PURCHASE YOUR YEARBOOK TO SAVE A SHARE OF YOUR MIDDLE SCHOOL MEMORIES!!

    ON SALE UNTIL NOVEMBER 29TH, 2021

    **IF YOU PURCHASE A YEARBOOK BEFORE 11/24/21, FREE PERSONALIZATION (YOUR NAME) ON THE COVER WILL BE INCLUDED**

     

    VISIT BALFOUR.COM TO PURCHASE!!
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  • Parent Teacher Conf

    October 5, 2021

    This year Dawnwood Middle School will be holding two Virtual Parent Teacher Conferences in the month of October.  The first will take place on Thursday, October 14th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.  The second will take place on Tuesday, October 26th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.    

    Each teacher conference will be 5 minutes in length.


    To schedule a conference with the teacher or teachers that you would like to meet with please call the Dawnwood main office at 631-285-8205 beginning tomorrow, Wednesday, October 6th at 8am.

    Once your conferences are scheduled, your child’s teacher or teachers will send an email to your child’s Middle Country email address containing the Google Meet access code for your meeting.  You are welcome to use your child’s Chromebook for your conferences.


    Please go to the Dawnwood website for additional information regarding this evening. 


    Sincerely,

    Dan Katchihtes
    Principal

    The mission of the MCCSD is to empower and inspire all students to apply the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to be creative problem solvers, to achieve personal success, and to contribute responsibly in a diverse and dynamic world.


    CLICK ON THIS LINK TO VIEW A PRINTABLE COPY OF THIS LETTER
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  • Picture Day
    DMS School Picture Day
    Picture Days - Tuesday, October 26th and Wednesday, October 27
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  •  Winter Sports Physicals

     

    Winter Sports physicals will be held after school on Friday, October 29th.  Log into your Rankone account to see when your current physical expires.  You must contact the nurse for an appointment – 631-285-8220. A completed/signed Parent School Physical Consent form is required. See the below link to the form.  Forms need to be received by Wednesday, October 27th.  Forms will not be accepted after this date.  There will be no walk-in physicals done on October 29th. When possible, forms should be brought directly to the nurse’s office.  Otherwise, they can be faxed to 631-285-8262 or emailed to the nurses at ccleary@mccsd.net and tpowell@mccsd.net .

     

    https://www.mccsd.net/site/handlers/filedownload.ashx?moduleinstanceid=6401&dataid=9527&FileName=Physical%20Consent%20Form.pdf (School Physical Consent form)

     

     (FORMULARIO DE CONSENTIMIENTO FÍSICO)

     

    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1AVMDhf8x1SiX1hyaMaBSAgwWAyXz0lxzqq92bcRWbtU/edit

    (Daily Entry Ticket)

     

    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1zAqmmJCQ2WNcF2L_lIc1S1nOwUsQiuBFIDjYiX0LpqY/edit (Boleto de entrada diario)

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  • HEALTH INSURANCE NIGHT

    MIDDLE COUNTRY SCHOOL DISTRICT "HEALTH INSURANCE NIGHT" 

    CLICK ON THIS LINK TO VIEW THE "MCCSD HEALTH INSURANCE NIGHT" LETTER

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  • Daily  Announcements
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    Daily Morning Announcements 
     
    Peer Buddies / Peer Buddies

    Peer Buddy
    Are you someone who would like to help a new student at Dawnwood?  Do you speak any languages other than English? If so, we  need your help!!!! You can become a peer buddy for a new ESL student by helping them feel welcome at Dawnwood, helping them feel comfortable with a typical "Dawnwood Day".  If you would like to help and become a peer buddy please see Ms. Fuentes in the Guidance office during a free period to fill out an application.

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    Clubs
    ALL CLUBS ARE 2:30-3:30PM

    Monday, October 18th– Vocal Ensemble - Auditorium 
    Monday, October 18th– Best Buddies - Group 1 Only – Room 115 
    Tuesday, October 19th – Photo Club – Group 1 Only – Room 102
    Tuesday, October 19th - Peer Leadership Club - Room 219
    Wednesday, October 20th – Photo Club – Group 2 Only – Room 102 
    Thursday, October 21st – Plant Club - Room 96  
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    Monday, October 25th - GSA Club - Rm 114
    Tuesday, October 26th - Computer Club - Room 107
    Thursday, October 28th - Halloween Dance - 2:30-4:30 - 6th Grade
    4:30-6:30 - 7th & 8th Grade

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    Socktober
    Youth for Humanity will be hosting SOCKTOBER.  There are over 50,000 homeless familes with children in NY.  Many children are living in shelters. One request these children have is NEW SOCKS. We will be collecting new socks thoughout the month of October. The bin for sock drop off is in the main lobby.  Show your support for this worthy cause by donating a new pair of socks today. 

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  • calendar

    OCTOBER CALENDAR
    CLICK ON THIS LINK TO VIEW A PRINTABLE MONTHLY A-DAY, B-DAY CALENDAR 
    FRIENDLY FYI - A PRINTABLE MONTHLY CALENDAR CAN ALWAYS BEEN FOUND ON THE "SCHOOL INFO" TAB AT THE TOP OF THE DAWNWOOD WEBPAGE. CLICK ON "SCHOOL INFO" TAB AND SEE THE DROP-DOWN FOR A DAY/ B DAY PRINTABLE MONTHLY CALENDAR

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  • 2021-2022 5th-6th Grade Parent Orientation

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    2021-2022 Virtual 5th-6th Grade Parent Orientation Video

    Dawnwood Middle School Virtual Tour Video

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  • CLICK ON THIS LINK TO VIEW DMS COVID 19 NOTIFICATIONS
    CLICK ON THIS LINK TO VIEW COVID 19 NOTIFICACIONES (SPANISH)
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  • CNN News

    CNN - "Cougar News Network"
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    "In The Halls Of Dawnwood"

    Featured Articles:
    Health & Fitness
    Art Section
    Movie Reviews
    Music Section
    Comic Section
    Books and More

    Staff Interviews - Ms. Milleisen-Technology Teacher, Ms. Mascia-Art Teacher and Ms. Fletcher-Physical Education Teacher


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  • Bell Schedule
    DAWNWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL BELL SCHEDULE 

    CLICK ON THE LINK ABOVE TO VIEW A PRINTABLE BELL SCHEDULE       

    Arrival

    7:33

     Period  1

    7:40 – 8:21

     Period 2

    8:25 – 9:08

     Period 3

    9:12 – 9:53

    *Period 4

    9:57 – 10:38

    *Period 5

    10:42 – 11:23

    *Period 6

    11:27– 12:08

    *Period 7

    12:12 – 12:53

    *Period 8

    12:57 – 1:38

    Period 9

    1:42 – 2:23

     Dismissal

    2:23 – 2:30

     *Indicates Lunch Period
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    Click Here to View Delayed Opening Bell Schedule
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  •  Books

    2020-2021 COURSE OFFERING BOOK

    Please Click on the Link to View the 2020-2021 Course Offering Book

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