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Change in Students' Dismissal Time for 2014-15
As a result of TUSD’s new Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) and the identified goals and actions established by all stakeholders, there will be a change to students’ schedules every Wednesday for the 2014-15 school year. Beginning on Wednesday, August 20, all students in TUSD will be dismissed earlier than the current Wednesday release time in an effort to provide staff the collaboration time needed to focus on analyzing student learning and adapting instruction to meet students’ needs – for both interventions and enrichment. Subsequently, the following early dismissal schedule for students at Dutcher Middle School will be implemented:
Cambio en el horario de salida de los estudiantes 2014-2015
Como resultados del nuevo Plan de HOY El Control de Responsabilidad Local (LCAP) y las metas y acciones identificadas y establecidas por todos interesados, habrá un cambio en los horarios par los estudiantes todos los miércoles durante el año escolar 2014-15. A partir del miércoles 20 de agosto, todos los estudiantes de TUSD saldrán de la escuela antes de la hora actual cada miércoles con el esfuerzo de proporcionarles al personal tiempo de colaboración necesarios para centrarse en el esfuerzo de aprendizaje de los alumnos y adaptar la instrucción para satisfacer las necesidades de los alumnos – para intervenciones y enriquecimiento de ambos. Posteriormente, el siguiente horario de salida temprana para los estudiantes de la Dutcher Middle School se llevará a cabo:
Summer Office Hours
June 3rd – 24th : 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
June 25th – July 21st – Office Closed
July 22nd – Office Re-opens
August 11th – Information will be mailed home
2015 DMS YEARBOOK SALES
$50.00 July 1, 2013 – Sept. 18, 2014
$55.00 from Sept. 19, 2014- January 23, 2015
$60.00 from January 24, 2015 – April 30, 2015*
$65.00 from May 1, 2014 – May 29, 2015*
*Yearbooks are on sale until we sell out.
TUSD Family Link
TUSD Family Link is a new, online resource that will allow parents and/or students to access attendance, demographic data, grades, transcript information, and graduation status. TUSD Family Link is secure - it is only accessible by knowing a student's ID number, telephone number, and verification code (included in a letter mailed home February 10, 2011). Click Create New Account to get started.
The mission of Dutcher Middle School, a vibrant, distinguished and diverse school of choice, is to ensure that all students will transition with the academic and social skills necessary to be successful in high school by partnering with families and the community to provide highly engaging, comprehensive and research-validated instruction within a safe and compassionate environment which will prepare them for the complexity of our global society.
Box Tops for Education
School Accountability Report Card
To review the School Accountability Report Card for this school, please click on the picture below, for the Spanish version, please click here :