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2018 DCE Dash and 5th Grade Relay - THIS FRIDAY, APRIL 27th!!
Published: Mon, Apr 23, 2018, 09:57AM CDT

Come Out and Cheer on the runners during the 6th Annual DCE Dash!
The event will be held THIS FRIDAY, APRIL 27th and the races start at 1:45pm. The races will be run at the CMSN track.

Congratulations to all the Finalists and to the 5th Grade Relay Teams!

  • 3rd Grade Girls: Ana Cristina Phillips, Abigail Hollas, Pragna Vykuntam, Hamsini Mopuru, Keira Contreras-Romero, and Tessa Martinez-Garcia
  • 3rd Grade Boys: Rylan Sneed, Caden Meschner, JJ Sine, Ryan Ochei, Otava Peltokangas, and Noah Nunez
  • 4th Grade Girls: Allison Hollas, Neerali Kapadia, Yvonne Mpemba, Rachel Mathew, Sophie Zang, and Megan Li
  • 4th Grade Boys: Alfredo Blando, Evan Meekins, Jackson Goodale, Matias Leon, Gabriel Campos, and Gabriel Sanchez
  • 5th Grade Girls: Alana Nixon, Tabitha Sine, Jaqueline Fuerte, Sarah Mirza, Nisha Sagare, and Jordyn Brown
  • 5th Grade Boys: Jorge Sanchez, Ethan Macken, Ben Murphy, Alejandro Orozco, David Reyna, and Brandon Anastacio

5th Grade Relay Teams:

  • Team 1: Jordyn Brown, Jorge Sanchez
  • Team 2: Nisha Sagare, Ethan Macken
  • Team 3: Sarah Mirza, Ben Murphy
  • Team 4: Jaqueline Fuerte, Alejandro Orozco
  • Team 5: Tabitha Siine, David Reyna
  • Team 6: Alana Nixon, Brandon Anastacio

Many thanks to all of the volunteers that came to the track to time the kids. The DCE Dash could not take place without volunteers!

Congratulations and we hope all the kids have a great time competing on April 27th!

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Parent Volunteers - Needed for this FRIDAY, APRIL 27th
Published: Mon, Apr 23, 2018, 09:57AM CDT

We need volunteers to help manage and time the heats for the DCE Dash Finals this Friday, April 27th from 1:30 – 2:45pm.

Please sign up by clicking here or pasting this link in your browser
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084aaaaa2aaa8-dcedash1

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DCE Restaurant Night @ Cici’s Pizza - TONIGHT APRIL 23rd
Published: Mon, Apr 23, 2018, 09:57AM CDT

Monday, April 23 from 4pm-9pm at kid favorite Cici’s Pizza

DINE-IN or TAKE-OUT

Bring in the attached flier so that DCE gets credit for your meal. You can also show the flier on your phone for DCE to get credit. Share this flier on social media and encourage friends and family to eat at Cici’s TONIGHT.

Address: 120 S. Denton Tap Rd., Coppell, TX 75019
Phone: (972) 393-2424

PROCEEDS FROM PURCHASES WILL GO DIRECTLY TO OUR SCHOOL for Teacher Appreciation Week

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Published: Sat, Apr 21, 2018, 07:36PM CDT

PTO will be hosting two great Restaurant Nights this Sunday and Monday

PROCEEDS TO SUPPORT TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK: APR 30 – MAY 4

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J MACKLIN'S GRILL Restaurant Night - TOMORROW SUNDAY APRIL 22nd
Published: Sat, Apr 21, 2018, 07:36PM CDT

Plan on joining us at J Macklin’s Grill for DCE Restaurant Night

Dine-In or Take-Out from 5pm until 10pm.

J.Macklin’s will donate a percentage of orders taken to DCE. Proceeds will go towards helping our teachers.

Address: 130 N. Denton Tap Rd. Suite 120, Coppell, TX 75019
Phone: (972) 393-0200
Menu: jmacklinsgrill.com Click here

Hope to See You There and Thank You for Your Support!

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Teacher Appreciation Week: April 30th - May 4th
Published: Sat, Apr 21, 2018, 07:36PM CDT

YOU MEAN THE WORLD TO US….Below are the great things the PTO has planned for Teacher Appreciation:

MONDAY, APRIL 30: You Make us Bloom
Bring in a flower (real or handmade) or a small flower for your teacher to plant

TUESDAY, MAY 1: Teachers Are Noteworthy
Bring in a card or note describing why your teacher means the world to you

WEDNESDAY, MAY 2: Supply Our Teachers With Thanks
Bring in your teacher’s favorite supplies, which could include books

THURSDAY, MAY 3: My Teachers Are A Treat
Bring in your teacher’s favorite treat, which could include fruit

FRIDAY, MAY 4: Thanks Are In The Cards
Bring in a gift card for food, leisure, or apparel

You mean the world to us
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6th Annual DCE Dash Preliminary Races - TOMORROW THURSDAY, APR 19th
Published: Wed, Apr 18, 2018, 11:34PM CDT

DCE Dash is THIS WEEK!

All 3rd through 5th graders have a chance to run in the qualifying races on Thursday, April 19 during their recess time. Participation is optional. Runners will compete in a 100m dash on the CMS North track. No advance sign up is necessary for students to participate in the qualifiers.

TENNIS SHOES are REQUIRED for participation.

All finalists from the qualifying races will compete in the DCE Dash on Friday April 27 at 1:45pm.

We still need a few volunteers to help manage and time the heats for qualifying races on Thursday, April 19. The time slots are 11-12:30pm and 12:30-2pm.

Please sign up by clicking here or pasting this link in your browser
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084aaaaa2aaa8-dcedash

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April Box Top Challenge - LAST ONE OF THE SCHOOL YEAR
Published: Wed, Apr 18, 2018, 11:34PM CDT

April’s Prize is LUNCH with PRINCIPAL EDWARDS for the Top Contributor of Box Tops in each Grade – DEADLINE APR 30th!

Look for products with Box Tops like the following:
Chex, Betty Crocker, Gold Medal, Avery Labels, Bisquick, Reynolds, Ziploc, and Pillsbury.

Simply send Box Tops to school with your student in a Ziploc bag with their name and class section and they will turn it into the collection box in the office.

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DCE PTO Meeting NEXT THURSDAY APR 26th @ 2:00PM
Published: Wed, Apr 18, 2018, 11:34PM CDT

Please join us for the last PTO meeting of the 2017-2018 School Year. All DCE parents are invited to attend!

Thursday, April 26th @ 2:00PM
May – No meeting

We hope to see you there!
DCE PTO

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Parent Volunteers - A Few Still Needed for this THURSDAY, April 19th
Published: Mon, Apr 16, 2018, 01:03PM CDT

We still need a few volunteers to help manage and time the heats for qualifying races this Thursday, April 19th. The time slots are 11-12:30pm and 12:30-2pm.

Please sign up by clicking here or pasting this link in your browser
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084aaaaa2aaa8-dcedash

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2018 - 2019 PTO Board Needs You!
Published: Mon, Apr 16, 2018, 01:03PM CDT

MANY, MANY THANKS to all the people who served on this year’s PTO Board. It takes the efforts of a lot of people to meet the growing needs of the school. And once again, we need your help!

Our charter allows for board members to hold their positions for two years.
To those who signed up for another year – thank you!
If you are not currently on the PTO Board – We Need Your Help!

The file below contains a list of all PTO Positions indicating which positions are filled by an incumbent who has agreed to serve for another year.

If you are interested in a position or learning more about the positions available, please email Jennifer Fishman and Bindi Patel.

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CISD Board Candidate Forum - THIS WEDNESDAY, APR 18th
Published: Mon, Apr 16, 2018, 01:03PM CDT

PTO Presidents Hosting CISD Board Candidate Forum

District Parent Teacher Organizations’ (PTO) Presidents are hosting a CISD Board Candidate Forum this Wednesday, April 18, at Coppell High School at 6:30 p.m. in the Lecture Hall.

Submit your question(s) for the candidates via this Link or copy this link to your browser http://www.goo.gl/forms/iVlSapMHwfJNAs1g1

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Extra 2017-2018 Yearbooks - AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE
Published: Wed, Apr 11, 2018, 10:44PM CDT

Did you miss the opportunity to purchase your student’s yearbook this school year?

We have a limited amount of extras available for sale.

Click Here or copy this link to your browser https://dcepto.revtrak.net/yearbook/#/list

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THANK YOU to our Spring Social Organizers & Volunteers!
Published: Mon, Apr 9, 2018, 09:30PM CDT

A BIG DCE Thank You goes out to Christina Hamm, Rachel Dubrin and Kristina Lowe for organizing the Spring Fling.

We had a great turnout and the students really enjoyed the movie, concessions and all the fun games.

Thank you to these fabulous women, as well as the many other volunteers who assisted!

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Spirit Wear is Available on the PTO Web Store
Published: Mon, Apr 9, 2018, 09:30PM CDT

If you haven’t ordered DCE Spiritwear, this is the time. Or order another shirt so you have a back-up since we know the kids love wearing these shirts!

Show your school spirit and buy spirit wear today!

  • Just go to the School Webstore
  • Select the desired shirt(s) on the left hand column and purchase
  • Limited sizes in some styles
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Need a Grade Level Shirt - ORDER NOW IN ADVANCE OF FIELD DAY!!
Published: Mon, Apr 9, 2018, 09:30PM CDT

Each grade has a different colored shirt:
5th – Red
4th – Lime Green
3rd – Purple
2nd – Sapphire
1st – Yellow
Kinder – Orange

Shirts will be delivered to your child’s classroom.

To order today just click here and select the grade level desired.

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SPRING SOCIAL this Friday April 6th
Published: Wed, Apr 4, 2018, 10:45PM CDT

The DCE PTO has an exciting school social planned for our DCE students!

Come join us for a movie night this April 6th from 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Bring your blanket, food and drinks and enjoy watching “The Incredibles”.

There will also be games and a concession stand with snacks for sale.

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Did you know.......
Published: Wed, Apr 4, 2018, 10:45PM CDT
  • The DCE PTO Board consists of full time and part time working parents, parents pursuing their own education and parents staying at home with their children.
  • It includes working parents who are physicians, airline managers, HR managers, fitness teachers, Finance professionals and accountants, those that own their own businesses, and many, many other jobs.
  • Most of the board manage multiple volunteer commitments in addition to their role on the DCE board such as: PTO roles in other CISD schools, youth sport coaches, scouting troop leaders and treasurers, room parents, Student Minisitries and too many other to name!
  • The PTO plans and / or funds most of the extra activities throughout the school year that make such a difference to our students and educators: field day, educational and music programs, book fair, special friends day, teacher appreciation week, school socials, restaurant nights.

We need parent and grandparent volunteers to make this possible! Please contact Jennifer Fishman and Bindi Patel if you are interested in a position.

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2018 - 2019 OPEN PTO Board Positions
Published: Wed, Apr 4, 2018, 10:45PM CDT

Here is a summary of open positions:

Secretary
Webstore Assistant
Field Day Coordinators
Book Fair Coordinator
Yearbook Assistant
Yearbook Photo Coordinators
Hospitality Coordinators
Teacher Appreciation
Socials
Advertising Assistant
Program Coordinators
Educational Programs
Health and Welfare
Publicity
Spanish Translators

Roles have a variety of time commitments and some volunteer positions can be handled mostly from home on your own time. Contact Jennifer and Bindi to review what would work best for your schedule.

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SPRING SOCIAL - Many Volunteers Still Needed!!
Published: Wed, Apr 4, 2018, 07:59AM CDT

The PTO needs your help to make DCE’s Spring Social a huge success.

Volunteers PLEASE sign up to HELP by clicking here
or pasting this link in your browser
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0944a4af23a64-spring1

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REMINDER: Family Math Night - TOMORROW TUE APR 3rd from 5-6:30pm
Published: Mon, Apr 2, 2018, 09:57AM CDT

We look forward to seeing you at FAMILY MATH NIGHT

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Annual Run to Fund - Coppell Education Foundation MAY 5th
Published: Mon, Apr 2, 2018, 09:57AM CDT

Get Ready for the Coppell Education Foundation Run to Fund!

The run will be held on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at Andy Brown East. Fun Run starts at 8am, the 5K follows at 8:30 am.

Your race entry fee includes a race t-shirt and $2 of each entry goes to the CISD PE program at the school of your choice.

Proceeds raised from the RUN TO FUND and other CEF events allow us to award transformative teaching grants and bring innovative learning opportunities to all students in Coppell ISD.

Students/CISD staff: $30, 5K General: $35, Fun Run: $25. Children 5 and under are free, but still need to be registered.

Online registration and race information is available by
Clicking here OR copying this link to your browser *http://coppellisdef.com/r-b-run-to-fund

See you there!

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2017/2018 DCE YEARBOOK - ORDER TODAY!
Published: Sat, Mar 31, 2018, 02:01AM CDT

Don’t miss out on purchasing your students 2017-2018 school Yearbook.

Yearbooks are on sale! Order NOW!
Cost is $30

Yearbooks must be ordered by TODAY Saturday, March 31st!

Extra copies of the yearbook are not going to be available in May — EVERY STUDENT who would like a yearbook must order by March 31st!

Click Here or copy this link to your browser https://dcepto.revtrak.net/yearbook/#/list

Families that purchased their student’s TRAIL PASS Bundle have already purchased their yearbook.

To view your account history or to purchase your student’s Yearbook just click here to visit the webstore.

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DCE PTO Meeting THIS THURSDAY MAR 29th @ 9:30AM
Published: Mon, Mar 26, 2018, 07:51AM CDT

The DCE PTO Meetings alternate between morning and afternoon meetings in an attempt to give all parents an opportunity to attend. All DCE parents are invited to attend!

Thursday, March 29th @ 9:30AM
Thursday, April 26th @ 2:00PM
May – No meeting

We hope to see you there!
DCE PTO

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SAVE THESE DATES
Published: Mon, Mar 26, 2018, 07:51AM CDT

Mark Your Calendars for These Important Dates In April!

April 3 DCE Family Math Night
April 6 Spring Social
April 22 J Macklin’s Fundraiser 5-10pm
April 23 Cici’s Fundraiser 4-9pm
April 26 PTO Meeting @ 2pm
April 30 – May 4 Teacher Appreciation Week

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Thank You Book Fair Volunteers
Published: Wed, Mar 21, 2018, 08:36PM CDT

A HUGE Thank You to Lisa Lucas and Wendi McClendon! They did an amazing job decorating, organizing and working the book fair.

Thank you also to parent volunteers who helped decorate, run cashiers, assist shoppers, serve muffins, coffee and juice. It was a wonderful book fair enjoyed by all the students and their guests.

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SAVE THE DATE: Spring Social on Friday Apr 6th
Published: Wed, Mar 21, 2018, 08:36PM CDT

The DCE PTO is planning our Spring Fling … Details to Follow

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March Box Top Challenge
Published: Wed, Mar 21, 2018, 08:36PM CDT

March’s Prize is MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS with PRINCIPAL EDWARDS for the Top Contributor of Box Tops in each Grade – DEADLINE MAR 31!

Look for products with Box Tops like the following:
Chex, Betty Crocker, Gold Medal, Avery Labels, Bisquick, Reynolds, Ziploc, and Pillsbury.

Simply send Box Tops to school with your student in a Ziploc bag with their name and class section and they will turn it into the collection box in the office.

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Spirit Rally Tomorrow 1:45pm!
Published: Thu, Mar 8, 2018, 10:55PM CST

Remember to wear your DCE Spirit Rally Shirt Tomorrow for the Spirit Rally

Parents are always invited to attend the spirit rally.

DON’T MISS Principal Edwards and Assistant Principal Roach KISS A PIG!!

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BOOK FAIR VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED THIS THURSDAY
Published: Tue, Mar 6, 2018, 10:14PM CST

Please consider signing up for Thursday, including Open House. Helpers are needed to run registers, distribute posters, and help shoppers find the items on their Wish Lists. Open House will be Thursday, March 8th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE