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Holmes Preschool: FIVE STAR RANKING!

Monday, November 28, 2016

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).

Outstanding Recycling Educator Award

Thursday, November 17, 2016

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

Parents: Check Grades on Schoology

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

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.

Breaking Down the Report Card: Part 3

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

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.

Breaking Down the Report Card: Part 2

Thursday, September 29, 2016

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.

Breaking Down the Report Card: Part 1

Monday, September 26, 2016

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.

September 27: Schoology Information Night for Parents

Monday, September 26, 2016

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.

Transition to ESSA from No Child Left Behind

Friday, September 23, 2016

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.

ICYMI Plain Dealer: State report and lower grades for schools, districts

Thursday, September 15, 2016

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

Wednesday, 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.

Immunizations for 7th & 12th Graders DUE TOMORROW

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

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.

Early Release: Wednesday (9/7) and Thursday (9/8)

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Due to the extreme heat and humidity predicted over the next two days, Deer Park Schools will be on an early release. The safety and security of our students and staff members will always be our number one priority. Each building will dismiss at noon this Wednesday and Thursday.

Upcoming Events

  • DPHS Academic Signing Day

    Thursday, April 13

  • Fourth Quarter Interims Mailed

    Thursday, April 13


    Friday, April 14
    8:00 AM


    Monday, April 24

  • Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

    Monday, April 24
    5:30 PM

  • 71st Annual Parkers *click for times*

    Friday, April 28

  • AP Testing

    Monday, May 1

  • Holmes Kindergarten Registration *click for times*

    Thursday, May 4
    9:00 AM

  • AP Testing

    Monday, May 8

  • Underclass Awards: Grades 9-11

    Monday, May 8

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