DOWAGIAC MIDDLE SCHOOL CALENDAR FOR 2015-16

Aug. 20                 Boot Camp 9:30 a -12:30 p

Aug. 31                 New to DMS Parent Orientation meeting 7:00 p

Sept. 8                 First Full Day of School

Sept. 14                 DMS Open House 7:00 p

Sept. 17                 DMS Picture Day

Oct. 7                           Student Count Day

Oct. 14                 Half Day / DMS Parent Conf.   12:00-3:00 p  

Oct. 15                        Half Day / DMS Parent Conf.   12:00-3:00 p & 4:00-7:00 p

Oct. 23                        High School Football, Middle School Band Performs

Oct. 27                        Choir Festival at Watervliet HS

Oct. 29                 DMS Picture Retakes

Nov. 6                        End 1st Marking Period

Nov. 25                No School (½ Day Staff PD)

Nov. 26-27                 No School (Thanksgiving Holiday)

Dec. 3                         Winter Choir Concert 7:00 p

Dec. 5                        Band Solo & Ensemble

Dec. 15                Middle School Band Concert 7:00 p

Dec. 18                Last Day of School Before Winter Break

Jan. 4                        Return from Winter Break

Jan 13-14                Exams (full days)

Jan. 15                        Half Day / Exams / End 2nd Marking Period

Jan. 18                 No School (Teacher Record Day)

Feb. 10                Student Count Day

Feb. 20                Band Spaghetti Dinner at DMS 4:00-8:00 p

Feb. 23                Full Day for Students / DMS Parent Conf. 3:00-6:00 p

Feb. 24                Pre Festival Band Concert 7:00 p

Feb. 24                Half Day / DMS Parent Conf. 12:00-3:00 p

March 8-11                Middle School Band Festival

March 19/20                Spring Musical at DMS

March 23                Choir Solo & Ensemble

March 25                End 3rd Marking Period

March 25                 No School (½ Day Staff PD)

April 1                         Half Day (Students & Staff)--Career Day

April 4-8                 Spring Break

April 19                Band Awards 7:00 p

April 20                Science Fair / Parent Fair 6:00 p

April 27                5th grade Spring parent meeting at DMS for band students

May 12                        Fine Arts at DUHS 7:00 p

May 17                        DMS Honors Night 7:00 p

May 19                        Spring Choir Concert 7:00 p

May 20                 Farewell Dance 6:30-9:30 p

May 24                 Middle School Band Concert 7:00 p

May 30                        No School (Memorial Day)

June 8                        Exams (full day)

June 9 / 10                Half Days of School / Exams / Last day is June 10

rev. 03.08.16 mts