Great news Redbird Family! IESA announced this afternoon that fall sports can resume August 3! That means Baseball and Softball are back on! Both Sports will begin practicing with tryouts on Monday August 3. It is advised for players to arrive to practice 15 minutes early to help get all players checked in. Players will have to be checked in via our Coronavirus checklist before every practice. BASEBALL WILL PRACTICE: 3:30-5:30 MONDAY-WEDNESDAY, with no practice Thursday and Friday SOFTBALL WILL PRACTICE: 4:30-6:30 EVERYONE, 6:30-7:30 PITCHERS AND CATCHERS on Monday August 3 and 4:00-6:00 EVERYONE, 6:00-7:00 PITCHERS AND CATCHERS on Tuesday August 4. *PLEASE REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR PHYSICALS, MASKS, AND OWN WATER BOTTLE TO PRACTICE ON MONDAY* Game schedules for both teams will be ironed out and posted sometime in the coming weeks. For those who would like to read the IESA’s full plan for sports here is the link: https://www.iesa.org/temp/IESAAlternativePlan.pdf Thank you, Jeremy Jenkins, Athletic Director
Summer Office Hours OPEN: Wednesdays in July - 8:30A-4:30P Call the office at 815-584-6220 to make arrangements for another day of the week.
2020 - 8th Grade Memories Slideshow -https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KhOEAhvKaSscNTenQSLVvhIUHA8qbUbL/view?fbclid=IwAR3a0TNKsQFPvWSTZuy-ELV8P2dimFdfEocE5GbkXL4E7w3r-XSj3loZg54
Dwight Economic Alliance has a Micro Food Pantry located at the Historic Depot, 119 W. Main Street, west side of the building. This is outside and people can donate food or take food when needed. We want to ensure that everyone that has a need for additional help at this time, is aware of the pantry. If there are families that need more than what the pantry offers, please contact Jane Anderson from the DEA at (815) 584-1830.
Hello Dwight families! Please visit this link: https://sites.google.com/view/dwight-school-social-work/home for social-emotional information and resources for students and families! To speak with a school social worker, contact Brittani Dahlman, MSW at Dahlmanb@dwightk12.org.
APPROPRIATE CHROMEBOOK USAGE Dwight Public Schools is proud to be able to loan Chromebooks to students for remote learning during this unprecedented time in education. We want to remind all students that the use of these school owned devices is limited to EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES ONLY. Students should be utilizing the Chromebook for teacher assigned and directed activities. Student logins are monitored and any misuse may result in your device being disabled. Some examples of misuse include, but are not limited to the following: general internet searches that do not pertain to teacher assigned activities, the use of websites such as YouTube for non-educational activities, and use of gmail for personal use. We are excited to see what our students are able to accomplish during this remote learning adventure!
REMOTE LEARNING - Beginning Wednesday, April 1st, Dwight Common School will be utilizing Remote Learning for our students. Please click on the link below to access your student's Remote Learning Resources. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1z3Ob2G0qT909Cy7_tIWH-UoQjDt98fxJ
Hello Dwight Public Schools Families! On April 1st, we will begin e-learning and want to give our students the opportunity to check out chromebook to complete assignments. If you would like to borrow a chromebook, please send an email with the parent name, students name, home address and phone number to email@example.com. A Chrome book will be delivered to your home in the order the requests comes in. We will begin delivery on Monday, March 30th. The parent will receive a phone call from a staff member prior to delivery. Additional information regarding e-learning will be sent out to families on Sunday. Thank you and stay safe.
2ND GRADE SOCK HOP CANCELLED 1/18/2020
4th-8th Grade DCS students can access the Student Survey at the following link: http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/student/
The Bedtime Stories Family Reading Night has been moved to Dwight Common School. It will take place on Thursday, November 21, from 6-7:30pm.
REMINDER: Tomorrow, Thursday, August 29th is Picture Day! Please bring our payment and picture form or order before Picture Day at mylifetouch.com.
Each Wednesday, starting tomorrow, August 21st, Dwight Common School will run a 2:00PM dismissal. PreK-4th grade will release at 2:00PM and 5th-8th grade students will dismiss at 2:05PM. This dismissal will occur every Wednesday over the course of the school year.
6th-8th Grade Baseball Tryouts -- August 5th, 6th, and 7th from 3:30PM-5:30PM @ DTHS Baseball Field. -Students must have ALL required paperwork submitted to the office (current physical, athletic permission form, and concussion form) in order to participate.
6th-8th Grade Softball Tryouts -- July 29th and July 30th from 8:00AM-10:00AM @ DTHS Softball Field. -Students must have ALL required paperwork submitted to the office (current physical, athletic permission form, and concussion form) in order to participate.