Month: August 2022

August 29, 2022

Just a quick follow up to our first day of school!  Your children were amazing today!  Despite a few yawns early this morning, they were attentive and engaged in classes and followed our RISE expectations splendidly. Driveway traffic went very smoothly both this morning and this afternoon.  Thank you!  Remind your walkers that they are […]

August 27, 2022

The DHMS staff so enjoyed seeing many of you and your students on Thursday for Open House.  What a treat it was to see smile of recognition and so many familiar faces. I just wanted to reach out with a few details for this first week – things to keep in mind/be aware of as we […]

Students travel for free on ART buses

Arlington Transit has made all travel for APS students on ART buses free with a registered iRide SmarTrip card. First, students should complete the registration form. Next, they need to go in person to a Commuter Store or Mobile Commuter Store with the completed form and their student ID (if applicable). Students with existing iRide SmarTrip […]

August 22, 2022

Good afternoon, Phoenix Families –Hopefully you have received the DHMS Welcome letter that shares a brief welcome from me, as well as your Phoenix student’s TA Teacher’s Name.  If you haven’t received it – no worries, we will see you on Thursday at Open House and make sure you and your Phoenix student know where […]

August 15, 2022

Good morning, DHMS Families!  School is a short two weeks away, and we cannot wait to see you and your Phoenix students at orientation, if you can make it. We have added many new staff members this year – we will have three “teams” of teachers (English, Math, Social Studies, Science, Reading 6) at each […]