Amy Autry

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Sep 27

Year Long “Rock Painting” Project – Rock Donations Needed!!

Also in Honor of “Disabilities Awareness Month”,  we would like to ask for your help over the course of this school year, with a “Rock Painting” project! Since this is our final year at Driver, we are hoping to leave a lasting impression of our love, understanding, and growth as a school, and as individuals.  …

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Sep 27

October is Disabilities Awareness Month

In honor of October being “Disabilities Awareness Month” this year at Driver Elementary we will be:   displaying an array of words written the way a person with dyslexia would view them.  This will promote conversation, letter recognition, and communication.  setting up a program to utilize wheel chairs. Ms. Woods has once again graciously offered to …

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Sep 21

DES will need Male Volunteers to help launch the “Watch D.O.G.S.” Program

Driver Elementary School is very excited about bringing the “Watch D.O.G.S.” Program here to provide positive male role models in our students lives.  We need your help to make this wonderful program a success for our students. WATCH D.O.G.S. is a one-of-a-kind school-based, father involvement program that works to support education and safety. Please follow this …

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Aug 08

Back to School Orientation will be Thursday, August 31st

Orientation will take place on August 31st from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon in the student’s assigned classroom*. *Kindergarten parents will report to the cafeteria at 9:00 a.m. to meet with the Kindergarten teachers. All other parents, students and guests may attend at their convenience during this time frame to meet their child’s teacher and tour the facility. Parents …

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Jun 24

Driver Elementary School Supply List 2017-18

Click on the  link for the Driver Elementary School Supply List 2017-18

Jun 16

This week’s Spark video: Every discovery happens when we’re curious.

Summer is a great time to urge your kids to ask questions. Stop to smell the roses and even discover the parts of a flower. Suffolk is full of natural resources within arm’s reach to make summer learning fun!  Click the link below for ideas. Make summer fun!

Jun 01

End of the Year Awards Ceremonies Dates & Times

As this school year winds down, we would like to invite you to attend your child’s End of the Year Program and Celebrate their successes!  Please see the schedule below for your child’s day, date, time and location. We look forward to seeing you there! End of the Year Awards Day Schedule Day of the …

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Mar 27

March of Dimes Fundraiser March 27th-March 31st

  Parents, These are our March of Dimes Fundraiser activities scheduled for March 27 th – 31 st . Monday: Hat Day $1.00 Tuesday: -Storybook character day $1.00 *Please no masks, scary costumes or toy weapons/props. Wednesday: Homework Pass $1.00 each, may purchase up to 5 Thursday: Gum Day $1.00 Friday: Pajama Day $1.00. * …

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Mar 15

Suffolk Public Schools 2-Minute Drill…Keeping You Informed!

Suffolk Public Schools will be creating 2-Minute Drills  every month as a KEY WAY to keep our community updated on events, happenings, and the new/wonderful things our students and staff are doing in our schools. Check back to this slider for past drills and the most recent drills to date. View full post & Click on the …

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Mar 01

March 6th – 14th Scholastic Book Fair @ Driver Elementary

The Scholastic Book Fair will run March 6th -14th  during the school day (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) and will be OPEN during the “Art and Music in our Schools” PTA event on March 7th at 5:30 and close at 7:00 PM.  Cash or Credit Cards preferred, checks made out to DES will be accepted. Shop …

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