Highest in the class on their fall MAPS tests in Reading and Math in Kindergarten through 2nd…Clark Moeller in Kindergarten (both!), Teddy Miller in 1st grade (both!), and Emmeline Bailey (reading) and Cohen Biltoft (math) in 2nd grade. We are so proud of you, young Dragons!
Highest in the class on their fall MAPS tests — from Language Arts and Reading to Science and Math, they excelled! Way to go, Allie (2), Stormi and Brooke in 11th gr; Holden (3) and Jordan in 10th gr; and Logan Lowery (3) and Jocelyn in 9th gr. We are so proud of you!
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Wear your camo & support the Lady Dragon VB team as they hunt down the win in Hebron on Thu, 9/22. C team at 5:30 PM, JV at 6 PM, & varsity to follow. HS students signed up for a spirit van today - if you missed out, stop by Mrs. Epley's office! Van leaves at 6:30 PM.
Good luck to the JH VB team in the Republic Co VB Tournament in Belleville on the 24th...GO DRAGONS!
25-9 was the score of the final set as the Dragons swept the Warriors in three straight sets in conference volleyball action tonight.
Lady Dragons take the second set, 25-19, from Red Cloud.
Lady Dragons take the first set 25-5 from the Red Cloud Warriors on the road.
NHS Members cleaned the highway Sunday afternoon. A hot one, but they got it done!
DPS students attended a careers in construction day at Milford campus of SCC. They learned about a variety of careers with hands on experiences. This was a fulfilling day that the students are willing to repeat.
Congratulations to the cross country team on their finishes at the Fillmore Central Meet last week and good luck on Thursday in Hebron! Both Chloe Fangmeyer and Hunter Glass PRed in Geneva. Way to run, Dragons!
The 2nd graders loved investigating micro habitats around our school! We found all sorts of living things!
A big thank you to Aurora Coop for their $1,000 donation to the FFA Greenhouse Project! We appreciate your support!
The VB games in Hebron on Thu. will begin at 5:30 PM (C team - one set), with JV/V to follow (6/7 PM, approx.?). FCA members are reminded that if they haven't signed up to bring food on 9/30, to please do so today at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e45a8ae2aa3fdc16-fri.
We will be having a pep rally this Friday at 3 pm in the gym for our FFA range judging teams who have qualified for State — which will be held next week in Chadron! Not pictured — Mallory, Reese, Carson and Abbi. The public is invited to attend!
Student needs: Donations of items can be made to DPS at anytime. Urgent requests are highlighted. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1R2um0p0VLEe-0BKu9OIUNA4iVFmVI6gKvQIFxa2GQCs/edit
First FCA 5th Qtr Event on Fri, Sep 30, 5:30-7:30 PM (or after FB game). We need FCA members to sign up for food/games. Sign up is here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e45a8ae2aa3fdc16-fri. We will feed the Silver Lake FB team & FCA members at this event for FREE!
The 5th graders had a Powerful Paper Challenge on Friday. They had to build a structure made of only paper and tape to hold a book. These engineers did an amazing job!
Reminders for the week: TUE - JH game is now at 4 PM at RC; and THU - picture retakes with Brooke (need original envelope/pictures) AND 8 am deadline to order Pink Out shirts. Don't forget your change/donations for Hope Crisis Center! Read more here: https://bit.ly/DPSDAILYNEWS
DPS Athletics is selling Pink Out shirts and will be giving all proceeds to Thayer Co Health Services Cancer Found'n. All orders must be completed by Thu, Sep 22nd at 8 AM. Order online at https://bit.ly/DPSCancerFundraiser; checks made out to DPS. Shirts should arrive by 10/7.