Join Us for an Outdoor Movie Night on Sept. 26!

The Lego Movie

Friday, September 26 at 6:30 p.m.

Movie will begin at dusk

This PTA sponsored event will be showing the movie on the lawn next to the blacktop, so bring your blankets and jammies. (Parents, feel free to bring chairs to watch the movie along the side.)

Pizza, soda, water, popcorn and candy will be sold to complete your movie night experience. You can also pre-order pizza or a meal deal for your family and save $6 off the per slice price. Just complete the form sent home with students and return with payment by Wednesday, Sept. 24.

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Come Up…Up…and Away…With the Damascus Elementary School PTA!

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Find out about important school events and issues through PTA meetings, emails, and newsletters!

Support DES teachers and staff –
The PTA provides funding for classroom resources and staff appreciation events to support our teachers and staff!

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Meet & Greet Friday, August 22

Join us on Friday, August 22, 2014 from 1:30-2:30 p.m. on the school blacktop by the gym for the DES PTA Meet & Greet!

Come play fun games and enjoy a cool treat while you get to know your new classmates. Also, find your classroom assignment on the class list which will be posted.

A brief PTA meeting will be held here at 1:15 p.m. After the Meet & Greet be sure to stop in and see your classrooms during the DES Open House!

School Planners and Take Home Folders will be on sale throughout the day.

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New Staff for 2014-2015

Please help us in welcoming new members of our Damascus family – we are thrilled that they are joining us!

Bree Barrick – Third Grade Teacher
Jenny Blakely – Third Grade Teacher
Brad Warner – Fifth Grade Teacher
Robb Wainwright – Reading Specialist
Marcella Williams – General Education Paraeducator
Kathleen Drosdzal – School Community Based Paraeducator

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Hello Damascus Elementary School Families!

I hope everyone is having a wonderful, relaxing summer. I know that school is the farthest thing from everyone’s minds right now. Believe me, I’m right with you, but I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself and the PTA board and share a little bit about ourselves. My name is Laurie Murtaugh and this is my second year as PTA president. I have a 5th grader and 1st grader at DES and a 7th grader at Baker Middle School.

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