The ECSD Summer Reading Program is back, and it’s all virtual! For more information and to sign up by June 29, click on this link. The Summer Reading Program meets Monday – Thursday for one hour a day to engage students in fun reading activities. This year, all classes will meet using the Zoom video… Read More »
Tomorrow is Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or African American Emancipation Day. Juneteenth is an African American holiday celebrated each year on June 19th to commemorate June 19, 1865, when all enslaved people in Texas were set free by federal orders–an important day in the fight to end American slavery. It’s a recognized state… Read More »
Today, staff and families came together one more time to celebrate the end of a strange year, along with a little help from the Kool Treats ice cream truck. I have been heartened during the last few months to see how supportive our Dolphin community is, and know that if you have any questions, concerns,… Read More »
Our last meal distribution for the current academic year is on June 17, 2020. If you would like to participate in our Summer Meal Distribution program, which gives each family seven days’ worth of breakfast and lunch (previous years were five days), YOU HAVE TO PRE-REGISTER. Once registered, you can pick up your meals on… Read More »
You’re invited to our end-of-the-year celebration! Usually, we have the ice cream truck come to our school during the last week of school to give our kids a special treat. This year, we had to mix it up a bit. Mrs. Legare and Mr. Werfelman came up with a great idea to get free ice… Read More »
Next week, our Diven families are invited to the cafeteria to pick up their student’s workbooks, personal items, and summer IAL Literacy Grant books. If you have children in multiple grades, you’ll be able to pick up all of your children’s things in one visit. We ask that you visit on these days, between 11:00am… Read More »
Yesterday, we celebrated Memorial Day, honoring the sacrifices of the men and women who have served in the US military. There are lots of great resources available to teach children about the importance and history of this national holiday. I only just discovered KidExplorer on YouTube, a channel for kids by kids that covers all… Read More »
Great news! Summer books are here! The latest delivery of books (part of our literacy grant) has arrived to the District and, beginning next week, students will be getting brand new books with their learning materials! Kids absolutely love this and it’s a nice positive. 🙂 I’ll share more info as I receive it.