Final Exams

Tue-Thu, June 5-7


Last Day of School

Thurs, June 7th 


First Day of School

Wed, August 15th 







Get Involved - We Have A Place For You! 

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Rattler Roundup/Orientation: Help during orientation where needed: wrap packs, spirit wear, membership table, etc.

Reflections/EPA Contests: Distribute information, collect entries, judge and coordinate participant reception.

DMS Product Lab (Copy Helpers): Help make copies on a weekly or bimonthly basis (specify).  Training provided.

Youth Protection: Assist in planning Red Ribbon Week activities. Help educate students on the dangers of drugs and alcohol.  

Hospitality/Teacher Appreciation:  Provide snacks and special meals to teachers and our members.  Help may be needed with set-up, serving and/or clean-up.

Garden/School Beautification:  Do you have a green thumb?  Help plant seasonal flowers and assist in upkeep of the Downing Legacy Path Garden.

School Socials:  Help may be needed with planning, decorating, set-up, coordinating food, ticket sales, chaperone and clean-up. 

Community Service:  Assist with donation drives, Dressed to Learn program, organization of lost and found items and disaster relief.  

Publicity/Photos:  Take photos and collect information at school related functions that is relative to your student(s). 

Annual Fundraiser:  Help with the PTA’s annual fundraiser.  Help plan, set-up, solicit donations, sell tickets, staff the event, clean-up, etc.

Book Fair:  Sell books during and after school.  Help with set-up and/or take down.

Lunch Room Duty:  Help teachers monitor students weekly or bi-monthly (specify). 

Destination Imagination:  Fun after school event.  Help coach small groups of students as they develop creative and critical thinking skills.



It is volunteers like YOU that help make DMS so great!