Don't forget to complete the annual CISD Volunteer Program background check and application. You must complete this at the beginning of EACH year. You only need to complete it once per person to cover all CISD campuses. It's quick and easy! CLICK HERE to apply.
Important Dawson Back to School Dates!
August 11: 7th Grade Dragon Camp (9am - noon)
August 11: New Parent Orientation (5:00 - 7:00pm)
August 12: 8th Grade Schedule Pickup (9am - noon)
August 12: Locker Setup (1-6pm)
August 22: First Day of School!
DO YOU SHOP AT AMAZON.COM??
Now you can earn $ for DMS! Amazon is Dawson's newest Community Partner!
Shop at Amazon via AmazonSmile (Amazon's Charitable Foundation) website. The AmazonSmile Foundation will automatically donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to George Dawson Middle School. To get started, click on the link to the AmazonSmile website ABOVE, register with AmazonSmile (using your current Amazon log-in), designate George Dawson Middle School PTSO as your charity and shop as usual (your shopping experience with AmazonSmile will be identical to Amazon.com). Be sure to use the AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com) website EVERY time you shop!
(to the right) to go to the DMS PTSO Facebook page, or you can click on the Facebook link on the left of this page. Share our Facebook page with all of your Facebook friends and tell any other parents who have kids attending Dawson.
It is a great place to go to get information about Dawson activities, Dawson information, and pictures of our Dawson kids!
Another Social Media Option-- TWITTER
Follow us on Twitter for another option of communicating information on our DMS and CISD community.
DMS Counseling Department Blog
Parents & Students:
Did you know Mrs. Hurlburt & Mrs. Tatum update their blog with a lot of helpful information throughout the school year?
Right now, they have helpful articles and information about the following topics:
cyber-bullying, popular social media sites, study skills, study apps, stress, and suicide along with counseling resources for upcoming course registration. Our counselors update the blog regularly, and want to make sure that you are aware of this resource! Here is the link: http://dmscounselingdepartment.edublogs.org/