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DPMS Daily Announcements

Friday, October 20, 2017

7th Annual Drauden Point Great Pumpkin Decorating Contest: celebrate your love for books this fall by decorating a pumpkin for the 7th annual contest. Pumpkins must be decorated in a way that represents a book or book character. The rules and entry form are attached.

Drama Club: all contracts and fees are due TODAY, Crew is turned in to Mrs. Derwin and Cast is turned in to Mrs. McCammon. There will be audition help sessions this week during study hall on Thursday and Friday in the band room.

Red Ribbon Week is next week! Please see attachment to view the dress up day themes.

Red Ribbon Week is the Nation’s oldest and largest drug prevention program, reaching millions of Americans during the last week in October every year. It is a time when the youth of the nation are encouraged to live a life that is drug-free. Monday, we kick off Red Ribbon week, so please join us in wearing red and pledging to live a drug free life!

Cooking Club: we are SO excited to see all students that are interested in club and we are FULL for our October meetings. Cooking Club groups have been posted. The groups outside the office and on the bulletin board between the FACS rooms. Check to see what day you have been assigned. If your name is NOT on the list, be sure to listen to the announcements for our November dates. Remember, we only take the first 60 students to sign up. We cannot wait to cook with you next week. If you have any questions ask Miss Smith or Mrs. Blasing.

On October 27th, we will be doing a fundraiser for Drauden Point called the Spooky Shuffle! The cost to participate is a minimum of $5 per student. Each student is entered into the raffle just for donating and participating! Students are able to donate more towards this event if they have family and friends who are willing to contribute. Every additional $5.00 donation will get the student additional tickets in the raffle. Please see the attachment for additional information.


NJHS is selling Carson Pirie Scott Community Dollar Days Coupon Booklets this year. They are $5.00 each and have over $500 in coupons. Please see the attached form for more information. We will be selling them until Parent Teacher Conferences. You can return the forms to the LRC or the main office.

The PTO is doing their annual Yankee Candle fundraiser from October 16 to November 6. Forms will be going home with your student today. Orders can be placed online also. Please see the letter in the envelope for details.  All forms and money must be turned into Study Hall teachers by November 6. All checks should be made out to "Drauden Point PTO". Please make sure your child's name and your phone number are on the order form. Children can earn prizes and the prize list is in the envelope. If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Haukohl at