Academics News

Jesse Potts (Class of 2016) and Scarlet Oaks take second in national FANUC robotics challenge

Tuesday, January 31, 6:00-7:30 PM

All 6-11th grade students AND parents invited!

After several years of work by the dedicated Hamilton County Educational Service Center (HCESC) Early Childhood Staff and Leadership Team, Deer Park Community City School District is happy to announce the Holmes Early Childhood Center was awarded a 5-Star rating by the Ohio Department of Education (ODE).

A big congratulations to Mr. Pat Ormond (Amity, 6th Grade)! He received the Outstanding Recycling Educator award from Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste.

We want parents to have the most updated grades at the time grades are entered, so we will no longer be sending home hard copies of midterm grades.

Mark Your Calendars!

8th Grade to host Chipotle fundraiser!

In case you missed it, Education Week (here and here) recently turned the spotlight on the Deer Park Community City School District’s Thriving Learning Communities (TLC) program.

The Junior High Step-Up Club helping to spread the positive vibes!

Continuing our series of releases on the annual report card, today we would like to help you better understand the K-3 Literacy component of the report card.

This year, the department will perform a variety of selections from various Rodgers and Hammerstein Musicals.

Continuing our series of releases on the annual report card, today we would like to help you better understand the Progress component of the report card.

Last week, the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) released their annual report card grading all school districts across the State of Ohio. The Ohio School Report Card measures six different components. To help you gain a better understanding of each component, we are going to send out a series of releases to summarize each component and the measures they include.

This Tuesday, September 27th, we will be hosting our second Schoology Information Night for parents. Please join us in the Jr./Sr. High School Cat Den at 6:00pm to learn more about how Schoology can help you and your child stay connected and be successful. Feel free to bring your own device.

New after school club for 9-11th graders

The district wants to ensure our community’s voice is heard regarding Ohio’s implementation of ESSA. The Ohio Department of Education will be hosting several ESSA stakeholder meetings – with one in Cincinnati scheduled for 5:30 to 7:30 PM, Thursday, Sept. 29.

The Pop-Up museum was a great success and will hopefully become a traditional part of the AP Language course.

The following press release was issued Thursday afternoon by OSBA following the Ohio Department of Education's release of the state report cards

"Amity Elementary School...exemplify the enthusiastic spirit of supporters going 'all out'"

Today, the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) released the 2015-16 school report cards. The report card being issued mainly reflects students’ performances on last year’s end of course exams for grades 3 - 12. In the past three years, students have taken three different state tests. The Cleveland Plain Dealer examines ODE’s new ratings and grading techniques.

Deer Park Academic Reflection

September 14, 2016

As you may know, the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) will be releasing the 2015/2016 State Report Card on Thursday, September 15. Over the next two weeks, we will be sending out a series of emails explaining each component of the report card to help you better understand what each component means.

Report Defines the Educational Value of its Schools

September 8: Even though it’s early release, we’re still having Curriculum Night!

IF your child does not have the documentation of immunizations turned in by tomorrow, September 7, they will not be permitted to attend school until such documentation is received.