All evening activities at DCS facilities are canceled for today, Thursday, February 27th. This includes Community Education Activities, Middle School Athletics, and Community Meetings. DHS Varsity Hockey Districts will still be played as they are an MHSAA district contest.
The Reproductive Health Curriculum Community Information Session is also canceled and is rescheduled for Thursday, March 12th from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Creekside Intermediate School Room 311. There will not be a second hearing or DCS Board Discussion regarding the Reproductive Health Proposal until after we have the opportunity to hold the community session on March 12th and have time to review the questions asked from community members at that session. See the Superintendent's page for more details and a FAQ: dexterschools.org/superintendent
DHS Counseling Department
The mission of the Dexter High School counseling department is to provide high quality, comprehensive school counseling services to all students. Our program, as guided by the ASCA National Model, is designed to help all students develop and enhance their academic, career, and personal/social strengths in order to become responsible and productive citizens. There is a commitment to individual uniqueness and the maximum development of human potential. Through the skillful use of strategic, timely, and personal interventions, counselors customize educational experiences in order to enhance capabilities, close achievement gaps among high and low performing groups and support positive choices.
Read more about our guiding principles, services, standards, and focus areas in our School Counseling Mission Statement.
PowerSchool is now accessible from the palm of your hand!
Some of you have already found your way to PowerSchool's free mobile app, but we wanted to draw everyone's attention to this handy program. Parents and students report finding the interface very easy to use.
All the information you need to sign up is on our website under the Student and Parents resource tab. Click here for a quick link: PowerSchool Mobile
The Scoop From PowerSchool:
Mobile Anywhere Access to Real-Time Student Data for Parents and Students
Conveniently portable and powerful, the all-new PowerSchool Mobile app gives parents and students access to real-time information on grades, attendance, assignments, scores, and comments. With a clean, easy-to-use interface and intuitive design, the app allows parents to monitor their child’s proficiency on standards and register to receive immediate alerts specific to their child.
Features of PowerSchool Mobile App:
Access from iOS or Android mobile devices
Access student homework assignments
Real-time grades and attendance
See all of your children under one parent account
Daily bulletin board
Integrated family calendar
Fee transactions and balance
Automatic email messaging
Instant push notifications for attendance or grade changes
Track each student with grade trends
PowerSchool Mobile is available to Parents and Students to download for free as a combined Parent and Student app from the App Store for the iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch® and Apple Watch, or on Google Play for Android devices.