Dillard Drive Elementary School
"Where dreams don't just fly, they SOAR!"
To prepare and inspire student learners to problem solve, explore and discover while actively engaged in opportunities that will prepare them in becoming global leaders.
Dillard Drive Elementary School will empower all students with the academic potential to strive for excellence, assume responsibility for their own learning and value the uniqueness and differences among students and staff.
READ 4 THE THRILL!
SEPTEMBER 23rd – OCTOBER 27TH
3rd through 5th grade students will need to complete 2,800 Achieve 3000 reading activities with 70% or higher accuracy.
K – 2nd grade students will need to read 10,000 minutes with family members or on their own and fill out the 100 minute reading slips (attached) turning them in as they are completed.
Thrilling Dates for Your Calendar:
October 2nd through October 9th - Book Fair (help us raise money for library to buy library books.)
October 9th - Thriller flash dance production (on basketball court behind school)
October 27th - Mr. Douglas will either win the dare and be THRILLED or lose and students will be THRILLED as he gives a pig a big kiss!
School Lunch Reminder
We want to make sure all qualified families are enrolled for free and reduced priced meals. The application must be completed annually. If your family qualifies, we ask that you complete an application now.
For families who qualified for the 2013-14 school year, we have continued to provide school lunches for students this school year. On October 9th any student without an approved application will be expected to pay full price for breakfast and lunch. Students without money will be served fruits and vegetables in the serving line.
You can get applications at all school sites. You can find more information on the Meal Benefits Program online at http://www.wcpss.net/parents/school-meals/free-and-reduced.html or talk with your school. You can reapply anytime throughout the school year.
WCPSS CHILD NUTRITION SERVICES
Mr. James Douglas, Principal 5018 Dillard Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606 Phone 919-233-4200 Fax 919-854-1631