Dora Moore ECE-8 School

REMINDER: Kinder, 5th, 8th Grade Continuation Pictures Friday/TOMORROW

04/11/24, 8:52 PM

Hi! (Sorry for the late night notice!) Friendly reminder that Kindergarten, 5th Grade, and 8th Grade students will be taking "Continuation Pictures" (in cap and gowns!) tomorrow morning! These pi...

Eclipse Viewing--Yahoo!

04/08/24, 4:52 PM

Hi Families! We purchased eclipse glasses for every student to ensure all could participate if they wanted to today.Miraculously, the glasses arrived today just before the eclipse started! Each ...

Eagle Soaree Auction and Community Party--Details!

04/08/24, 6:39 PM

Get Your Tickets to the Eagle "Soaree"! Come celebrate and bid on great auction items at this year's Eagle "Soaree" on Friday, April 26th at Bar 404 starting at 6PM! CLICK HEREto get tickets for...

Weekly Follow Up: 4.5.24

04/07/24, 3:46 PM

Hi All! We had a great first week back from Spring Break. It was so nice to have everyone back in full force. We start CMAS assessments with 3rd - 8th Grade on Tuesday. Please support our efforts ...

Reminder: No School Tomorrow

03/31/24, 6:58 PM

Hello DM Families, We hope you all have had a great spring break. As a reminder, there is no school on Monday April 1st for all DPS students (this is not an April Fools' Day joke). Students and st...

The Bus Is On The Way

03/22/24, 4:30 PM

Dear Dora Moore Families, The late bus is now on the way. They departed Dora Moore at 4:29pm. Have a great Spring Break!...

DPS Bus Will Be Significantly Late Dropping Off

03/22/24, 4:13 PM

Hi Families! The DPS bus route is going to be significantly delayed. The regular bus is stuck at our school and we are awaiting a replacement bus and driver to arrive. There is not a current ETA...

Visitor Policy - Revisited!

03/22/24, 8:55 AM

Good Morning Dora Moore Families! First of all, to the majority of you that follow our very intentional protocols and policies, act professionally, and support our efforts in maintaining a safe env...

Last Call for Lost and Found--CLAIM YOUR ITEMS TODAY

03/22/24, 8:54 AM

Good Morning Families! Please have your students checkout the Lost & Found today to claim their belongings! Leftover items after today will be donated to our community store and community par...

Celebrate WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY on Thursday

03/18/24, 3:34 PM

This Thursday is World Down Syndrome Day! What is World Down Syndrome Day? World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), 21 March, is a global awareness day which has been officially observed by the United Nati...

Weekly Follow Up: 3.15.24

03/17/24, 8:11 PM

Hi All! Whoa--Two snow days! 🤪 This is our last week before Spring Break. We are looking for 90% attendance this week to end March strong! Please help us ensure your students are present a...

Weather Closure Tomorrow (Friday) for All DPS Schools

03/14/24, 8:48 PM

Families--Please see message below from DPS. Dear DPS Families, All DPS schools and administrative offices are closed on Friday, March 15, due to severe weather.This includes the Emily Griff...

Weather Closure Tomorrow (Thursday) for All DPS Schools

03/13/24, 3:50 PM

Families--Please see message below from DPS. Dear DPS Families, All DPS schools and administrative offices are closed on Thursday, March 14,due to severe weather.This includes the Emily Grif...

Secure Perimeter Today; No Immediate Safety Concern

03/12/24, 11:47 AM

Hi Families, It's important to keep you informed of incidents that impact our community. This morning at 10:50am, we were placed in a 'secure perimeter' by DPS and DPD due to police activity in the ...

Inclement Weather Arrival

03/08/24, 8:47 AM

Good Morning! We'll open the doors at 8:55am today to get students out of the snow. See you soon! ...

Weekly Follow Up: 3.1.24

03/04/24, 8:03 AM

Hi All! Welcome to March! We are absolutely ready for the later sunsets and warmer weather! We have a few more weeks before our Spring Break. We plan on keeping things as normal and routine as poss...

Inclement Weather Arrival--Doors Open at 8:55am

02/27/24, 8:51 AM

Good Morning! Whoa! That weather changed quickly! Doors will open at 8:55am! See you soon!...

Weekly Follow Up: 2.23.24

02/25/24, 4:10 PM

Hi All! Well--We had a great week! And--NO SNOW on the weekend. Everything is looking up! Take a look at some important updates below--Like usual, there is quite a bit to read and be aware o...

Reminder: Class Pictures Today

02/21/24, 8:09 AM

Hi All! Just a quick reminder we have class pictures today! Please work to be present and on-time at 9:00am so we can be sure everyone is included and represented! Thank you! Mr. Janson & Mrs. ...

DPS Summer Connections -- Open to All 1st - 5th Grade Students

02/20/24, 10:16 AM

DPS Summer Connections -- Open to All 1st - 5th Grade Students Summer Connections is a free, five-week academic program that is open to all rising first through fifth-grade DPS students a...

DEADLINE = Friday: Feedback Needed - Additional Planning Days for 24/25

02/20/24, 8:03 AM

Dora Moore Community Feedback Needed - Additional Planning Days for 24/25 As we begin to already plan for the next school year, we are seeking community feedback regarding adding additional 'non-stud...

Weekly Follow Up: 2.16.24

02/17/24, 3:11 PM

Hi All! 🤷‍♂️ It's a weird consistency--every weekend, more snow!! AGAIN! Stay safe and stay warm! Take a look at some important updates below. And remember, no school fo...

REMINDER: No School Friday or Monday

02/15/24, 9:00 PM

Good Evening DM Families! Just a last minute reminder that all DPS students do not have school Friday or Monday. We will see you back on campus at 9:00am on Tuesday! Sincerely, Abe & Jil...

Community Letter - Incident This Morning

02/15/24, 10:55 AM

Feb. 15, 2024 Dear Dora Moore Families: It is our priority to keep you informed of incidents related to our school and school community. This morning at about 8:50 a.m., a person from the comm...

Winter Carnival + Free Dinner = Tomorrow After School

02/12/24, 8:45 PM

Come to the Winter Carnival Tomorrow! Come one, come all to the Dora Moore Winter Carnival! All Dora Moore students, staff, and families are invited! Join us after school on Tuesday, February ...

Weekly Follow Up: 2.9.24

02/10/24, 2:50 PM

Hi All! 🤷‍♂️ We were not expecting all of this snow--AGAIN! Stay safe and stay warm! Take a look at some important updates below. Sincerely, Abe & Jillian Upcomin...

Inclement Weather Plan: Doors Open at 8:55am

02/09/24, 8:49 AM

HI All! It's snowing! We will open doors at 8:55am! Thanks!...

Weekly Follow Up: 2.2.24

02/04/24, 8:01 AM

Hi All! Whoa--We were not expecting all of this snow! Stay safe and stay warm! Take a look at some important updates below. Sincerely, Abe & Jillian Upcoming Events February 5th, 9:30am ...

Weekly Follow Up: 1.19.24

01/21/24, 12:38 PM

Hi All! We are looking forward to our first full 5-day instructional week! Thank you for continuing to send students with appropriate recess clothing choices! Each day this week is expected to be a...

PTSA Meeting Starts in 25 Minutes--See you in Room 214!

01/17/24, 3:54 PM

Reasons You Should Attend 1. It's warm inside! 2. Snacks! 3. Childcare! 4. The PTSA values your voice! Parent Teacher Student Association [PTSA] on Wednesday @ 4:15pm Join us at our upcoming P...

Weekly Follow Up: 1.12.24

01/16/24, 4:36 PM

Hi All! Whoa that was a cold weekend! We hope you stayed warm inside. With the snow day today, we have a relatively short instructional week--but checkout a ton of important information below! Si...

All DPS Schools Are Closed on Tuesday

01/15/24, 5:55 PM

Good Evening DM Families! As you have most likely heard, all DPS schools are closed tomorrow. Here is the original message from DPS that should have gone out to all families today: All DPS school...

Staffing Update: Ms. Patty Is Making A Transition :(

01/11/24, 2:59 PM

Good Afternoon DM Families! I wanted to take a moment to update you on a significant staffing change taking place. Tomorrow will be Ms. Patty's last day with us here at Dora Moore. We are so sad...

Normal Drop-off & Outside Recess

01/09/24, 8:35 AM

Good Morning! We will be doing a normal drop-off this morning! 1st - 5th Grade teachers will meet students on the playground at their lineup spot @ 9:00am Kinder & ECE at their respective d...

Whoa It's Cold! Arrival Procedures!

01/08/24, 8:40 AM

Good Morning! It's cold and snowy! Here is our plan: 1. Doors will open at 8:55am, there will not be adult supervision on the playground. 2. Students will enter the building and report directly ...

Weekly Follow Up: 1.5.24

01/07/24, 3:05 PM

Hi All! We had a great first week (albeit short)! Watch out for snow on Monday--If it is below 20 degrees and/or actively snowing at morning drop-off, we open our doors at 8:55am and there will be...

Rise and Shine, It's Back to School Time!

01/03/24, 7:53 AM

Good Morning Dora Moore! We are so excited to welcome our students back to school--we can already tell 2024 is going to be a good one! See you all so soon! As the weather remains very cold during...

Happy Holidays, Happy New Years, and Welcome Back

12/29/23, 9:42 AM

Good Morning! We hope you had a restful and happy break! We are so excited to welcome our students and families back on Wednesday, January 3rd @ 9:00am! Remember-- No School on Monday, January...

Dora Moore Yard Signs Available Today

12/15/23, 2:17 PM

We have ordered Dora Moore Yard Signs to support our recruitment efforts to attract new families. A fully enrolled school is a fully funded school! If you would like to support our marketing efforts...

Last Opportunity Today 3-4:30 for FREE toys

12/15/23, 1:07 PM

Parents, please come today from 3:00-4:30 if you would like to get a FREE gift for your student from ages of infant up to 14 years old. If you are a Dora Moore family and could use support with hol...

FREE holiday gifts for your children! Come to Dora Moore to pick them up

12/13/23, 1:33 PM

Toys for Tots is the Marine Corps’ premier community action program that collects new unwrapped toys and distributes those toys to children during the holidays. This year thanks to an incre...

We Have Partnered With Toys for Tots!

12/12/23, 3:52 PM

We Have Partnered With Toys for Tots! Thanks to an incredible Dora Moore Parent our school will be aToys for Tots recipient this year! If you are a current Dora Moore family and could use suppor...

Spirit Week; Monday = Pajama Day

12/10/23, 6:01 PM

Spirit Week @ DM! Monday: Pajama Day Tuesday: Class Colors Day (Classes will decide and communicate to each families!) Wednesday: Sports Team Day Thursday: 90's Day Friday: Ugly Sweater...

Weekly Follow Up: 12.8.23

12/09/23, 9:31 AM

Hi All! This is the last week before our long Winter Break! We have quite a bit going on so please read below! See you on Monday! Stay warm! Sincerely, Abe & Jillian Upcoming Events Dece...

Give the Gift of Music to Dora Moore Students!

12/05/23, 5:50 PM

Great news! The Dora Moore PTSA has secured music classes for ECE-3rd grade for the second half of this school year! Our goal is to continue and expand the music program through the 2024-25 schoo...

Weekly Follow Up: 12.1.23

12/03/23, 10:41 AM

Hi All! Welcome to December (and more snow!) We had a great week back from Thanksgiving Break. We only have two more full weeks of school before Winter/Holiday Break. Not too much to report for t...

Traffic Disruption for Dismissal Today; Arrive Early!

11/30/23, 2:30 PM

Good Afternoon! Downing Street between 8th Avenue and 9th Avenue is currently tore up with a large construction project and the entire 'Passenger Loading' zone on Downing is not available for pick ...

Individual Student Picture Retakes/Make-ups--> FRIDAY

11/29/23, 10:22 AM

Good Morning! We have our individual student picture retakes on Friday, December 1st! Any student who was absent on the original picture date of October 5th will have their picture taken for t...

Donations for New Arrival Families Needed

11/28/23, 8:32 PM

Hi Dora Moore! There is a need and we intend to meet it! Place Bridge Academy, a sister K-8 school in DPS and colleagues of Ms. Watson and I, have taken in most of the recent new arrival migrant f...

REMINDER: No School Tomorrow for Dora Moore Students

11/26/23, 7:30 AM

Good Morning DM Families! We hope you all had a lovely and restful Holiday weekend! As a reminder, all Dora Moore students do not have school tomorrow on Monday, November 27th. Our first day ...

Dine Out for Dora Moore Tomorrow; Hosted by PTSA!

11/15/23, 7:25 PM

Dora Moore's PTSA Is Hosting a Dine Out for Dora Moore Event Tomorrow [Thursday] Are you looking for something to do tomorrow night? Join the PTSA at Dougherty’s Restaurant & Pub. If you ...

Thanksgiving Lunch Details for Tomorrow

11/13/23, 7:43 PM

Hi Dora Moore Families! We are excited to welcome families and friends to our Thanksgiving Lunch tomorrow! If you purchased and reserved tickets for lunch, please join us at the below times. We ...

Weekly Follow Up: 11.10.23

11/11/23, 11:41 AM

Hi All! This is our last week of school before Thanksgiving Break. Also an important reminder that has been in the Weekly Follow-Up for months: Dora Moore has no school on Monday, November 27th. ...

Heightened Number of GI 'stomach flu-like' Illnesses/Symptoms at School

11/09/23, 9:45 PM

Hi Dora Moore Families! We are always committed to keeping you informed of issues that may affect your students. Our nursing team has noticed a heightened number of GI 'stomach flu-like' illness...

After School Club Sign-up Deadline & Principal Coffee

11/08/23, 2:28 PM

After School Clubs & Enrichment Classes - Last Day to Sign-up=Tomorrow To enrich and support our core instructional offerings, we are so proud to roll out a number of after school enrichment an...

Weekly Follow Up: 11.3.23

11/05/23, 11:16 AM

Hi All! What a week! Halloween parties, parades, a 2nd Grade bike give away event, middle school volleyball victories... it was jam packed! We have some great things coming up in the next few week...

Halloween Details for Tuesday!

10/29/23, 2:36 PM

Halloween Details for Tuesday! HI DM Families! Below are the details for Tuesday--Please read! Most classes will be hosting Halloween activities on Monday, October 31st. This will occur the last h...

Weekly Follow Up: 10.27.23

10/28/23, 9:02 AM

Hi All! We had a rocking good time at our Moore Middle School Halloween Dance last night! Thank you to all of the volunteers, parents, and staff that made this event happen for our students! Stay ...

Weekly Follow Up: 10.20.23

10/20/23, 11:20 AM

Hi All! Week #9 complete! It was great to see so many families at conferences! If you missed your conference or were unable to schedule one, please reach out to your homeroom teachers! We want to ...

This Week's Top Three

10/18/23, 11:19 AM

Good Morning! Here are this week's Top Three! 1. Conferences -- Tonight and Tomorrow! October 18th - 19th: 4:15pm - 7:00pm @ DM Enter through Door #1 and make your way to your classrooms...

Fill Out Screener Today!

10/09/23, 5:30 PM

Help Us Support Your Child--Please Fill Out a Screener Today! We sent the attached paper home today with the QR code to scan--And, you can also use the link below! Help us reach our goal of a 75% ...

Weekly Follow Up: 10.6.23

10/08/23, 3:11 PM

Hi All! Week #7 complete! Welcome October and the beautiful fall weather! This is a short week--No school for students on October 12th, October 13th and October 16th. See you on Monday! Sincerel...

Weekly Follow Up: 9.29.23

10/02/23, 7:22 AM

Hi All! Week #6 complete! Happy October [The greatest month of the year!] This is a PACKED Weekly Follow Up--Please read entirely! See you on Monday! Sincerely, Abe & Jillian Upcoming Eve...

Weekly Follow Up: 9.22.23

09/24/23, 4:06 PM

Hi All! Week #5 complete! Thank you to all who donated your time and resources to pulling off our annual Fall Grill & Chill Community BBQ! We loved it! See you on Monday! Sincerely, Abe &am...

Thanks for Coming!

09/22/23, 9:35 AM

Hi! We had a blast at our annual Fall Grill & Chill Community BBQ! We love to get our community together! Thanks for coming! Enjoy your weekend! ...

TONIGHT: Grill & Chill Community BBQ & NO School Tomorrow

09/21/23, 2:28 PM

Grill & Chill Community BBQ is Tonight from 4:00pm - 6:00pm We are so excited to get our entire school community together to hang out! Please mark you calendars to attend directly after school ...

Annual Grill & Chill Community BBQ on Thursday! T-minus 2 Days

09/19/23, 8:39 PM

Annual Grill & Chill Community BBQ on Thursday! T-minus 2 Days We are so excited to get our entire school community together to hang out! Please mark you calendars to attend directly after scho...

Weekly Follow Up: 9.15.23

09/16/23, 2:21 PM

Hi All! Week #4 complete! Remember, we have a few notable events this week: PTSA, Grill & Chill Community BBQ, and no school for all DPS students on Friday. Enjoy the weekend and we'll see yo...

Weekly Follow Up: 9.1.23

09/02/23, 8:10 AM

Hi All! Week #2 complete! Things are looking great inside our classrooms and students are getting into the groove. Remember, no school for all students on Monday due to Labor Day. Enjoy the weeke...

FOAM Party This Afternoon

08/30/23, 7:46 AM

Foam Party! Hi Families! A quick reminder for our fun event today: We are always committed to bringing back the fun and joy to schooling. With that in mind, we are trying something new and very c...

Weekly Follow Up: 8.25.23

08/27/23, 8:31 AM

Hi All! We had an AMAZING first week. Like truly--It was great! We managed the heat well and kept classrooms as cool as possible. Students had great attitudes and teachers setup wonderful learning...

Update: Bus Arriving at 4:50pm, Students Then On Their Way

08/22/23, 4:42 PM

Hi Families! We finally heard from transportation. The bus will be arriving at 4:50pm and then be promptly taking students home to their normal drop-off location. Thank you for your patience. If yo...

DPS Bus - DELAYED

08/22/23, 4:25 PM

Hi Parents! If your student rides on the DPS' school bus home from Dora Moore, that bus is delayed and has not yet picked up the students. We are working with transportation to figure out where the b...

FIRST DAY DETAILS & Weekly Follow Up: 8/18/23

08/19/23, 4:20 PM

Hi All! Thank you for coming out to our Open House event on Thursday! We had a great turnout and it was so nice to have students and families back in the building. Below is the most important First ...

See You Soon! Open House Starts at 3:30pm!

08/17/23, 3:22 PM

400 Popsicles, Your Teachers, and Dora Moore Student Shirts Await! Come through Door #1, the main front door off of 9th Avenue! Can't wait! ...

Remind & Details: Open House and Popsicles on the Playground Tomorrow! 3:30pm - 5:00pm

08/16/23, 6:07 PM

TOMORROW/Thursday: Back to School Open House + Popsicles on the Playground + Meet Your Teacher; YAHOO! We are combining two events into one--because who has time these days anyways?! This is in h...

Weekly Follow Up: 8/11/23

08/11/23, 4:31 PM

Hi All! Welcome to our regularly scheduled programming! Each week, we will send a "Weekly Follow Up" email/app blast with important information from the previous week and updates for the next week. P...

Last Day for In-Person Registration; Online Open until Friday

08/09/23, 8:57 AM

Last Day for In-Person Registration; Online Open until Friday Today is the last day we are offering in-person registration for any family that would like to come into the school to register their...

Reminders: Register Now & Other Important Items!

08/05/23, 5:16 PM

Hi All! This is a friendly reminder to complete the online registration or plan on coming to the building this week for walk-in registration onAugust 8th: 9:00am - 3:00pm or August 9th: 1:00pm - 6:00p...

Welcome Back! Important Info For All Families!

07/28/23, 8:06 AM

Dear Dora Moore Families, We hope this letter finds you well and you are enjoying the last few weeks of summer! We are so excited to welcome everyone back in a few short weeks! This message is inten...

Discovery Link at Dora Moore - Part Time Staff Postings

06/06/23, 7:35 PM

Hi All! The Extended Learning Department is working on building out the part-time staff for our program for next year.If interested in a potential opportunity, see the information below! These ...

Weekly Follow-up: Last One Of The Year!

06/02/23, 5:01 PM

Upcoming Events July 30th - August 11th: Online Registration for Families August 10 - 11: Walk In Registration for Families August 17th: Popsicles on the Playground + Classroom Open House Augu...

Dismissal at 12:50! See You Soon!

06/02/23, 12:42 PM

Hi All! See you in 10 minutes for our half day dismissal at 12:50pm! Remember, we have popsicles for everyone on the playground! Have a great summer! See you soon!...

Outstanding Hot Lunch Balances - DUE BY FRIDAY!

05/31/23, 7:21 PM

Outstanding Hot Lunch Balances - DUE FRIDAY We have a significant amount of money in our charged account due to negative hot lunch balances ($1000's!!!) that students have accrued this year. Ms. ...

Important Last Day of School Details

05/31/23, 2:31 PM

Here are some important updates for the last day of school on Friday! Lunch: Due to ECE and Kindergarten's early lunch schedule, they will eat lunch at school like normal at their normal times i...

Weekly Follow-up: May 26th

05/29/23, 9:46 AM

Upcoming Events May 30th: 3rd - 7th Grade Field Day **Rescheduled due to rain on Friday** May 30th: 8th Grade Field Trip to Elitch's May 31st: 5th & 6th Grade Field Trip to Denver Botanic...

3rd - 8th Grade Field Day Rescheduled Due to Rain

05/26/23, 3:41 PM

Hi Families! We had an absolute blast with our ECE - 2nd grade students this morning! Unfortunately, these crazy storms rained us out for our 3rd - 8th grade field day this afternoon. 3rd - 7th...

Field Day Tomorrow; School/Spirit Color Day

05/25/23, 4:30 PM

Field Day Tomorrow + School Spirit/Color Day As a reminder, our field day is scheduled for tomorrow! There will be two sessions: ECE - 2nd grade will be from 9:30 am to 11:00 am. 3rd - 8th gra...

Field Day Volunteers Still Needed: Sign Up Today!

05/23/23, 9:24 AM

Field Day Volunteers Still Needed: Sign Up Today! Coach Martin is in need of Field Day Volunteers! If interested and available, please sign-up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e44aca62aa6f...

Weekly Follow-up: May 19th

05/21/23, 3:26 PM

Upcoming Events May 22nd - 26th: Spirit Week! *Schedule Below* May 24th: 5th & 6th Grade Field Trip to International Towne May 24th: 3rd Grade Field Trip to 4-Mile Historic Park May 25th...

One Question Survey RE: Movie On The Field Event, June 1

05/15/23, 11:57 AM

Hi Families! We have heard mixed reviews, so we are putting it to community feedback on whether or not to host a "Movie On The Field" event from 7:00pm - 9:30pm on Thursday, June 1st. Please ans...

Weekly Follow-up: May 12th

05/14/23, 10:02 AM

**On this Mother's Day, we want to express our appreciation and gratitude to all the amazing caregivers who dedicate their time and energy to taking care of children, regardless of whether they are bi...

Discovery Link (Before & After Care for 2023-2024) Info Session Tomorrow @ 4:00pm!

05/10/23, 8:46 PM

Hi All! As we communicated a couple weeks ago, there is a parent and family information session taking place tomorrow (Thursday) after school at 4:00pm in the DM Library for any and all families who ...

Last Call! Childcare Still Available for Eagle Soaree Tomorrow!

05/10/23, 8:23 PM

We are excited to report that we have secured a childcare option for Thursday night at Dora Moore! Who: Call Emmy Time: 5:00PM - 9:00PM Location: Dora Moore in the Cafeteria, enter through Door #13...

Childcare Option Secured! Eagle Soaree on Thursday!

05/09/23, 7:50 PM

We are excited to report that we have secured a childcare option for Thursday night at Dora Moore! Who: Call Emmy Time: 5:00PM - 9:00PM Location: Dora Moore in the Cafeteria, enter through Door #13...

Staff Appreciation Week: May 8th - 12th!

05/08/23, 8:08 AM

Good Morning Dora Moore Families! Happy Monday! We are excited to see everyone this morning--AND-- Don't forget that this week is Staff Appreciation Week! Our staff truly goes above and beyond for ...

Grill & Chill Block Party = Huge Success! Now, Time for the Eagle Soaree!

05/06/23, 4:38 PM

Join the fun-loving and vibrant Dora Moore community at the end of year party: Eagle Soaree! After a fantastic turnout at our Grill & Chill Block Party on Friday, we're excited to keep the party...

T-Minus Three Days! Volunteers Still Needed!

05/03/23, 10:17 AM

Spring Block Party on May 5th! We are so excited to kick off the beautiful spring weather and the countdown to the end of the school year with our Spring Block Party on Friday, May 5th from 4:00pm ...

Block Party Next Friday, May 5th! Volunteers Needed!

04/28/23, 8:51 AM

Spring Block Party on May 5th! We are so excited to kick off the beautiful spring weather and the countdown to the end of the school year with our Spring Block Party on Friday, May 5th from 4:00pm ...

CANCELLED: Soccer Club (Due to Weather!)

04/25/23, 3:34 PM

Hi Families! If you have a student in our Tuesday after school soccer club, it is cancelled due to the weather! Please come pick up your students for a normal dismissal time! If your student needs...

Weekly Follow-up: April 21st

04/23/23, 10:49 AM

Upcoming Events May 5th: Dora Moore Block Party! 4:00pm - 7:00pm May 11th: Dora Moore PTSA 'Eagle Soaree' Silent Auction and Party **Free Admission** May 12th: Middle School (6th - 8th Graders)...

Drills Practiced Today

04/21/23, 2:41 PM

Hi Dora Moore Families! It is important for us to keep you informed of steps we are taking to ensure the safety of all staff and students! Today, we took the opportunity to practice two different ...

Everything Is Good; Loud Bang Heard

04/18/23, 3:48 PM

Hi Families! Everything is good here on campus. Just a few minutes ago, there was a loud bang heard on the street. Out of an abundance of caution, we brought all students that were on the playgroun...

Weekly Follow-up: April 14th

04/16/23, 3:46 PM

Upcoming Events May 5th: Dora Moore Block Party! 4:00pm - 7:00pm May 11th: Dora Moore PTSA 'Eagle Soaree' Silent Auction and Party **Free Admission** May 12th: Middle School (6th - 8th Graders)...

The PTSA Needs Your Help

04/11/23, 12:07 PM

Hi All! The PTSA needs new volunteers and new energy to help take the reigns! If you have questions, please email doramooreptsa@gmail.com ...

Last Call! Sign Up Tonight: Tuesday After School Soccer Clinic 1st - 5th Grades!

04/10/23, 7:32 PM

AFTER SCHOOL OPPORTUNITY: Colorado Soccer Association First Kick -- Free Clinic on Tuesdays through April and May, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Sign-up Required! The Colorado Soccer Association is going to run...

Weekly Follow-up: April 7th

04/09/23, 8:10 AM

Upcoming Events April 12th: CSC Meeting in Tech Lab @DM, 5:00pm April 12th: PTSA Meeting in Tech Lab @DM, 6:00pm April 13th: 2nd Grade Field Trip: Denver Mint, 9:30am - 1:00pm May 5th: Dora M...

Good Morning & Welcome Back!

04/04/23, 7:41 AM

Hi All! We are excited to welcome back our students this morning at 8:50am! We hope you all had a nice spring break. We will be doing a normal arrival procedure this morning. ECE - 4th grade ...

March to the Capitol Tomorrow

03/23/23, 4:34 PM

Dora Moore Families, In response to the tragedy at East High School, some of our staff and families will be joining the Denver Classroom Teachers Association tomorrow Friday the 24th to march at ...

No School: Friday, March 24th

03/23/23, 1:21 PM

Dear Dora Moore Families, Please see the following message from Dr. Marrero: As we learn more about the developments coming out of the shooting that took place at East High School yesterday, I want ...

Wear Blue&Yellow Tomorrow: World Down Syndrome Day

03/20/23, 9:09 PM

Good Evening DM Families! Sorry for the late message--but tomorrow is World Down Syndrome Day! What is World Down Syndrome Day? World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), 21 March, is a global awareness d...

Weekly Follow-up: March 17th

03/19/23, 3:00 PM

Upcoming Events March 21st - 23rd: 3rd - 8th Grade CMAS Assessments for Literacy March 25th - April 3rd: NO School for All DPS Students - Spring Break Monday, April 3rd - NO School for All DPS ...

Normal Day+"Inclement Weather' Plan for Drop-off

03/16/23, 7:28 AM

Good Morning! We are on for a normal day of school! However, with the weather we will follow our 'inclement weather' plan for morning drop-off. Doors will open 5-minutes early @ 8:45am Student...

Weekly Follow-up: March 10th

03/12/23, 8:17 PM

Upcoming Events Wednesday and Thursday, March 15th & 16th - Spring Conferences/Showcases Look for individual details from your teachers! March 21st - 23rd: 3rd - 8th Grade CMAS Assess...

Weekly Follow-up: March 3rd

03/05/23, 7:09 PM

Upcoming Events Wednesday, March 8th - 5:00pm CSC Meeting in Tech Lab, 6:00pm PTSA Meeting Friday, March 10th - No School for ECE Students [Normal Day for K-8th Grade] Wednesday and Thursday, M...

Summer Connections Registration OPEN

03/02/23, 10:13 AM

Dear Dora Moore Families! We are excited to announce that Denver Public Schools will resume Summer Connections (redesigned Summer Academy) in-person this summer! Summer Connections is aFREE, 5-wee...

Cancelled: Principal Coffee This Morning

03/02/23, 7:48 AM

Hi All! Sorry if you were planning on attending, but we are going to need to reschedule the monthly principal coffee event that was scheduled at 9:00am this morning. We just have too many moving...

DPS on Two-hour Delay Thursday, Feb. 23

02/22/23, 9:19 PM

Dear DM Families! From DPS: All DPS schools, including Emily Griffith Technical College, are delayed by two hours on Thursday, Feb. 23, due to severe weather. All school-related events and activiti...

Reminder: Class Pictures Today!

02/22/23, 8:06 AM

Reminder: Class Picture Day is Today! Wednesday, February 22nd Class pictures are scheduled for today! Our goal is for each and every student to be present and included in our class pictures! P...

Weekly Follow-up: February 24th

02/26/23, 4:17 PM

Upcoming Events Thursday, March 2nd - Coffee with the Principal @ 9:00am Thursday, March 2nd - 1st Grade Musical @ 6:00pm Monday, March 6th - Girls on the Run and Heart & Sole Begins *Regis...

Brr! Doors Will Open at 7:45am!

02/16/23, 8:32 AM

HI! Doors will open at 7:45am to get kids off the playground quickly. Students will walk directly to class and teachers will greet them in their classrooms! See you all soon! Be careful walking in!...

Normal School Day - Class Pictures Rescheduled!

02/15/23, 7:38 AM

Good Morning! Whoa! It's a snowy one out there today. 1. Today is a normal day - 8:50am Start Time 2. Class Pictures were scheduled for today. These have been cancelled due to the weather and wi...

Friday Follow-up: February 10th

02/11/23, 2:33 PM

Upcoming Events February 1st - 28th Black History Month Friday, February 17th: 6th - 8th Grade Field Trip: Be A Good Person Monday, February 20th: No School for All DPS Students (President's Da...

PTSA x Multi-lingual Education PAC Meeting

02/07/23, 8:46 PM

Hi All! We will be combining our February PTSA meeting with our Multi-lingual Education (MLE) Parent Advisory Committee (PAC) Meeting tomorrow! We are excited to have Mr. Lovett, our English Langua...

Aiming for Outside Recess - Send Warm Clothes!

01/31/23, 7:52 AM

Good Morning Families! The forecast looks like a potential high of 30 degrees today. We intend to attempt outside recess to get our students some fresh air, tap into some Vitamin D, and let that ener...

BRRRRR IT'S COLD OUT - Doors at 8:45am

01/30/23, 8:26 AM

Hi All!It's so cold this morning! We will be opening the doors 5 minutes early to get kids off the playground and inside. Teachers will greet students inside in their classrooms--they will not be ...

Friday Follow-up: January 30th

01/29/23, 3:54 PM

Upcoming Events February 1st - 28th Black History Month February 1st - 2nd: 5th Grade at Balarat Overnight Camp February 8th: PTSA Meeting & PAC Meeting in DM Tech Lab February 9th: CSC Me...

Join Us @ DSA's Black History Show: "Black Parade"

01/24/23, 8:13 PM

We are so excited to support the Denver School of the Arts and come together as a community for a meal and a celebration to kick off Black History Month! To learn more about this performance, check ...

Friday Follow-up: January 20th

01/22/23, 9:42 AM

Upcoming Events Wednesday, January 25th: 5:00pm CSC Meeting February 1st - 28th Black History Month Monday, February 20th: No School for All DPS Students (President's Day) Universal Pres...

Snow Day on Wednesday: All DPS Closed

01/17/23, 6:41 PM

All DPS schools and offices​ (including EGTC, Discovery Link and ELCS Enrichment programs)​ will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023 due to severe weather. See you on Thursday! Stay warm and s...

Friday Follow-up: January 13th

01/15/23, 1:54 PM

Upcoming Events Monday, January 16th: No School for All DPS Students (MLK Jr Day) Tuesday, January 17th: Before and Afterschool Enrichments Begin Wednesday, January 18th: 5:00pm CSC Meeting Mo...

Last Call! Enrichment & Club Sign-ups!

01/14/23, 9:01 AM

Good Morning DM Families! We have just a few after school options that are still available with spots. If you'd like to sign-up, this is the last call. We will close registration this evening. ...

PTSA Meeting Tonight @ 6:00pm - Childcare/Pizza

01/11/23, 5:08 PM

PTSA meeting will be held in the Tech Lab Tonight @ 6PM immediately following the CSC meeting. Please enter through Door #1 and come up to the 2nd floor via the elevator and turn left. Child care, pi...

Enrichment & Club Sign-ups! Sign Up ASAP

01/11/23, 11:01 AM

Good Morning DM Families! To enrich and support our core instructional offerings, we are so proud to roll out a number of before and after school enrichment and club options for all students to p...

Coffee (& Bagels!) w/ Principal @ 9:00am

01/05/23, 8:16 AM

Coffee (& Bagels!) with the Principal Today at Drop-off; 9:00am-9:45am! Join us to hear from the principal, Abe, about our progress so far this year, wins we have had, and some of the challenge...

Before & After School Sign-up for January!

01/03/23, 3:23 PM

Before & After School Enrichment for January Start Date: January 4th MORNINGS 7:00am - 8:20am AFTERNOONS: 4:00pm - 5:30pm Location: Cafeteria Use this link to register: https://forms.gle/yA...

Welcome Back! We are excited for 2023!

01/01/23, 2:39 PM

Hi! Welcome to 2023! We are so proud of all the work our students and staff have put in during our fall semester and we are eternally grateful for all the support we have received from our familie...

Reminder: HAT Day on Friday

12/15/22, 4:02 PM

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CSC Meeting Cancelled Tonight-Rescheduled for 1/11

12/14/22, 3:23 PM

Hi All! Due to a delay in receiving enrollment projections from DPS for next year, we are cancelling tonights CSC meeting and will convene on January 11th at 5:00pm instead. Thank you! ...

Three Job Openings @ DM -- Spread the word!

12/12/22, 2:45 PM

Hi DM Families! We have three new vacancies we are working to hire for! We need: Health Tech Paraprofessional for our nurses office (filling a recent vacancy) 1-on-1 Special Education Paraprof...

Picture Retakes: TOMORROW

12/01/22, 2:54 PM

Picture Retakes: Friday, December 2nd If we did not see your child on picture day or you would like your child to take a new picture, Dorian Studio will be taking pictures at Dora Moore on Friday, ...

Normal Start Time!

11/29/22, 8:37 AM

Hi Families! We have a normal start time today! However, based on the weather, we will do our inclement weather plan: 8:45am - Doors Open, Students 'trickle in' to classes due to weather Teach...

Friday Follow-Up: 12/10/22 Week #15

12/10/22, 9:33 AM

Upcoming Events Tuesday, December 13th: 9:30am - 9:45am 3rd - 5th Grade DM Choir Assembly for ECE-2nd Grade Family members of choir students are welcome to attend this short performance! ...

Two Hour Delay; No Before School Care

11/17/22, 8:33 PM

Hi Families! Based on DPS' announcement of a two hour delay tomorrow, here is our schedule: There will be no before school care provided tomorrow. 10:45am - Doors Open, Students 'trickle in' to cla...

We Are Thankful! Thanks for Coming!

11/17/22, 3:49 PM

HI ALL! We had a great time and a great turnout for our Fall Lunch today! Thank you to all that were able to make it! Here are a few photos of our time! Stay warm out there! ...

Normal Dropoff

11/17/22, 8:40 AM

Hi all! Despite the weather, we will keep our regular drop-off procedures. See you soon!...

Updated Health Guidance for Illness

11/17/22, 7:46 AM

Hi Families! We have some updated guidance from CDPHE regarding the significant increase in respiratory illness. Children's Hospital is currently full and the healthcare system is maxed across the ...

Fall Lunch: Details for Tomorrow!

11/16/22, 7:02 PM

We are looking forward to gathering together tomorrow on Thursday, November 17th for our annual Fall Lunch. Please take a moment to read the information below in its entirety to ensure you have the ...

Friday Follow-Up: 11/11/22 Week #12

11/13/22, 2:40 PM

Upcoming Events Thursday, November 17th: Various Times -- Fall Lunch Monday, November 21st - 25th: No School for All Students; Thanksgiving Break Tuesday, December 13th: 9:30am - 10:00am 3rd - ...

Give Yourself Extra Time Today - Voting Stations

11/08/22, 7:29 AM

HI Families! Please consider leaving 5-10 minutes earlier today to provide more time to safely and slowly arrive at school. Our friends at the church across the street on 8th Ave and Downing are...

Picture Retakes: Friday, December 2 *Updated Date*

11/06/22, 1:57 PM

There was a mistake in the Friday Follow Up message. See correction below. Picture Retakes: Friday, December 2nd *Updated Date!* Retake day is quickly approaching. If we did not see your child on ...

Friday Follow-Up: 11/4/22 Week #11

11/06/22, 1:56 PM

Upcoming Events Wednesday, November 9th: 5:00pm Collaborative School Committee (CSC) @ DM & Virtual Wednesday, November 9th: 6:00pm Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) @ DM & Virtu...

Dia De Los Muertos Celebration Afterschool Today

11/04/22, 8:05 AM

Please Join us for a Celebration of Dia De Los Muertos! When: Friday November 4, 2022 Time: 4:00pm-6:00pm (after school in the gym due to weather!) Students and families can enter the gym via...

Reminders: Fall Lunch RSVP, Dine for DM, & More!

11/01/22, 10:20 AM

RSVP for Fall Lunch by Tomorrow! Paper flyers were sent home last week with details about our upcoming Fall Lunch! Ms. Amalia, our cafeteria manager, and her crew are preparing a fall feast of turk...

Date Change: Dia De Los Muertos Celebration!

11/01/22, 9:42 AM

Please Join us for a Celebration of Dia De Los Muertos! When: Friday November 4, 2022 Time: 4:00pm-6:00pm (after school on the playground!) We will have crafts to design Dora Moore's first Of...

Friday Follow-Up: 10/28/22 Week #10

10/30/22, 2:54 PM

Upcoming Events Monday, October 31st: 3:30pm School-wide Halloween Costume Parade on DM Playground Wednesday, November 9th: 5:00pm Collaborative School Committee (CSC) @ DM & Virtual Wednes...

Halloween Details for Tomorrow!

10/30/22, 2:38 PM

Halloween Details for Tomorrow! HI DM Families! Below are the details for tomorrow--Please read! All classes will be hosting Halloween activities on Monday, October 31st. We are pairing up our old...

Morning Drop-off Procedures for Inclement Weather

10/27/22, 8:25 AM

Morning Drop-off Procedures for Inclement Weather Good morning families! What lovely weather! Here are our inclement weather procedures for when it is below 20 degrees or actively raining or snowi...

Last Call: DM Student Shirts

10/24/22, 8:03 AM

Dora Moore Middle School Swag - Available for Purchase! Our middle school students asked for an opportunity to have something just for them… so we went to work, we got their feedback and ha...

Friday Follow-Up: 10/21/22 Week #9

10/23/22, 2:07 PM

Upcoming Events Tuesday, October 25th: 3rd and 4th Grade Literacy Interim Assessments Wednesday, October 26th: 3rd and 4th Grade Math Interim Assessments Monday, October 31st: 3:30pm School-wid...

Dine for Dora Moore @ Mici's on Tuesday!

10/20/22, 9:51 AM

Looking for a dinner option on Tuesday, October 25th? Consider ordering from Mici's on 7th and Colorado Blvd and support Dora Moore's PTSA in the process! Use code: SCHOOL when ordering!...

Friday Follow-Up: 10/14/22 Week #8

10/15/22, 3:17 PM

Upcoming Events Monday, October 17th: No School for All Students Thursday, October 20th: 9:30am - 2:00pm 5th & 6th Grade Field Trip: Botanical Gardens Friday, October 21st: 9:30am - 2:00pm ...

Reminder: No School Friday or Monday--Fall Break!

10/13/22, 4:04 PM

Hi Families! As a reminder, there is not school for all DPS students tomorrow (Friday) and Monday!We will catch you bright and early at 8:50am on Tuesday, October 18th! Enjoy your break! Sinc...

REMINDER: PTSA Meeting Tonight @ 6:00pm

10/12/22, 4:33 PM

PTSA Meeting; Tonight @ 6:00pm The PTSA meeting will take place tonight from 6:00 - 7:30 in the DM technology room on the 2nd floor. Information on joining virtually is below. This is on the same day...

Friday Follow-Up: 10/7/22 Week #7

10/08/22, 4:26 PM

Upcoming Events September 15th - October 15th: Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month Monday, October 10th: 2nd Grade Field Trip: Denver Botanical Gardens Tuesday, October 11th: 4:00pm - 7:00pm Fall Co...

Good Morning! Picture Day Today

10/06/22, 7:32 AM

Hi Families! Just a quick reminder that today is individual picture day! All students will have their picture taken for our records and for the yearbook regardless of whether or not they order...

Reminders for the Week!

10/04/22, 7:44 AM

Picture Day Is Thursday! Dorian Studios will be on campus on Thursday for individual student school pictures! Each grade level and class will be given a time slot and pictures will be taking place ...

Friday Follow-Up: 9/30/22 Week #6

10/02/22, 2:48 PM

Upcoming Events September 15th - October 15th: Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month Thursday, October 6th: School Picture Day (Individual) Tuesday, October 11th: 4:00pm - 7:00pm Fall Conferences Wed...

Reminder: NO School Tomorrow for All DPS Students

09/29/22, 2:48 PM

Hi All! As a reminder, there is no school tomorrow for all DPS and DM students. Enjoy your three day weekend and we will see you on Monday at 8:50am! Sincerely, Abe & Jillian...

Friday Follow-Up: 9/23/22 Week #5

09/26/22, 9:14 AM

Hi All! I apologize for the late follow-up bulletin this week. Thanks for your patience! -Abe Upcoming Events September 15th - October 15th: Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month Friday, September 3...

Friday Follow-Up: 9/16/22 Week #4

09/18/22, 9:45 AM

Upcoming Events September 15th - October 15th: Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month Friday, September 30th: No School for All Students (DPS Planning and Assessment Day) Thursday, October 6th: School ...

THANK YOU FOR COMING!

09/17/22, 5:46 PM

HI DORA MOORE FAMILY! Thank you so much for coming to our Fall Grill and Chill Community BBQ! We had an amazing turnout and loved seeing everyone. A special thank you to the Dora Moore PTSA for th...

Grill & Chill BBQ - Tonight!!

09/16/22, 1:39 PM

Grill and Chill Community BBQ: Tonight We are so excited to get our entire school community together to hang out! Reminders: Dinner is free to everyone and anyone! We'll start serving just af...

Secure Perimeter Today

09/15/22, 5:43 PM

Hi Families! It’s a value of ours to update you about important events that take place at school. Today, we were placed under a Secure Perimeter by Denver Public Schools Department of Safet...

We Practiced Emergency Drills Today

09/14/22, 11:04 AM

Hi Dora Moore Families! We practiced our first semester safety and lockdown drills today with the DPS Safety and Security Department. The drills were very short and only lasted about 8 minutes. ...

CSC & PTSA Meetings Tonight

09/14/22, 7:53 AM

Hi all! A reminder that we have our first Collaborative School Committee (CSC) and Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) meetings tonight! Both meetings are in-person and we have pizza and a mo...

Drills and Practice for Emergencies

09/13/22, 8:16 AM

Hi DM Families! As is our common practice, we will soon be practicing many of our emergency drills to ensure our students and staff remain safe. Safety is our number one priority while at school. ...

Grill & Chill BBQ - 4 Days Away

09/13/22, 7:51 AM

We Are So Close! Sign-up here to Donate Food and/or Volunteer! We still have a few slots left to sign-up to bring some food and volunteer! If you have volunteered to donate food, you ca...

Friday Follow-Up: 9/9/22 Week #3

09/10/22, 4:00 PM

Upcoming Events Friday, September 16th: 4:00pm - 8:00pm - Fall Grill & Chill Community BBQ Wednesday, September 14th: Collaborative School Committee (CSC) Meeting @ 5:00 pm Wednesday, Septe...

Grill & Chill BBQ - ONE WEEK FROM TODAY

09/09/22, 7:51 AM

Grill and Chill Community BBQ: NEXT WEEK on Sept. 16th We are so excited to get our entire school community together to hang out! Please mark you calendars to attend directly after school at ...

Friday Follow-Up: 9/2/22 Week #2

09/04/22, 8:29 AM

Upcoming Events Monday, September 5th: No School (Labor Day) Friday, September 16th: 4:00pm - 8:00pm - Fall Grill & Chill Community BBQ Wednesday, September 14th: Collaborative School Commi...

First Fridays: Stay and Play Today!

09/02/22, 3:13 PM

Hi All! Friendly reminder that we will be playing music and slinging some popsicles at 4:00pm for those that want to stay, play, and meet some new friends/families! See you soon! ...

REMINDER: Back to School Night is Tonight!

09/01/22, 7:46 AM

Back to School Night Details Back to School Night is TONIGHT--Thursday, September 1st from 5:00pm-7:00pm at Dora Moore. Families will enter through our main entrance off of 9th Avenue. Teachers ...

Friday Follow-Up: 8/26/22 Week #1

08/27/22, 9:24 AM

Upcoming Events September 1st: 5:00pm - 7:00pm - Back to School Night September 16th: 4:00pm - 8:00pm - Fall Grill & Chill Community BBQ We Had a Blast! That was quite possibly...

ACTION NEEDED: Lunch Accounts Charged

08/25/22, 5:16 PM

Hi DM Families! This is an important reminder about lunch money accounts and balances! Please read! As previously communicated, lunch is no longer covered and free for every student! 1. Many famil...

We’ve Had A Blast!

08/24/22, 7:13 PM

Hi Dora Moore Families! Just a quick note to say… WE’VE HAD A BLAST! Our teachers are doing amazing things and our students are doing so well. We are proud of everyone!...

Friday Follow-Up: 8/19/22 First Day Info

08/20/22, 12:19 PM

Upcoming Events August 22nd: 8:50am - First Day of School September 1st: 5:00pm - 7:00pm - Back to School Night September 16th: 4:00pm - 8:00pm - Fall Grill & Chill Community BBQ ...

Come Meet Your Teacher This Evening!

08/18/22, 8:29 AM

Good Morning Dora Moore! As a reminder, we will be slinging popsicles on the playground this evening starting at 4:30pm until 5:30pm! Please consider coming to the school to meet your teacher(s) ...

Friday Follow-Up: Before/After Care Updates

08/12/22, 4:45 PM

Upcoming Events August 18th: 4:30pm - 5:30pm - Popsicles on the Playground (Come meet your teacher and see your friends!) August 22nd: 8:50am - First Day of School September 1st: 5:00...

Registration Closes on Friday, August 12th @ 4:00

08/10/22, 11:43 AM

Great work Team Dora Moore! We had 70 families register yesterday in-person and online! That's amazing! As of 11:00am today, we still have about 150 students to be registered for school. Registeri...

Registration Reminder! 211 Students Not Registered

08/08/22, 1:25 PM

As of 1:00pm today, we still need 211 students to be registered for school. Registering your student ensures that we have them confirmed to attend Dora Moore and that they are on a class list assign...

We are back! Important DM Info for All Families

08/03/22, 12:30 PM

Dear Dora Moore Families, We hope everyone is enjoying the last few weeks of summer break. We are back in the building preparing for the start of the 2022-2023 school year and we can't wait to welc...

Spread the Word! Paraprofessionals Needed @ DM

07/20/22, 8:38 AM

Hi Dora Moore Families! I hope your summer is going well! We are in need of hiring three more paraprofessionals for this upcoming school year to support our students. Please help us spread the word!...