Holmes Primary School News

Our school district has embarked on a strategic planning journey to identify and meet our district goals, and we invite you to continue on this journey with us!

It's that time of year again where we get to celebrate our wonderful staff. Each year we participate in the Celebrate Excellence event where we ask for nominations for our outstanding teachers.

***CORRECTION: In the previous release, we had one minor error on the calendar which reflected Martin Luther King Jr. day on the wrong day in 2019. We apologize for the error. M...

Need some new Deer Park School spirit wear? Need something for that hard to buy for student?

Deer Park families:   Holmes Head Start will be closed on Thursday, November 16 due to staff illness. We apologize for any inconvenience. Miss Chris'...

We Want to Hear Your Story!

October 30, 2017

At Deer Park, we are always looking for stories throughout the district identifying all of the great things happening in our community!

SOCK-tober Underway at Amity and Holmes    During the month of October, the Amity and Holmes staffs and students will be collecting NEW socks for the Dee...

Deer Park Schools to Release Early Due to Heat on Tuesday, September 26   Good afternoon Deer Park Families:  As expected, the National Weather Servi...

Deer Park Schools to Release Early Due to Heat on Monday, September 25   Good evening Deer Park Families:  Tomorrow's forecast is almost ident...

Deer Park Schools to Release Early Due to Heat on Friday, September 22   Good evening Deer Park Families:  It looks like Mother Nature had one last hea...

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center is excited to present Kathy Nimmer, 2015 Indiana Teacher of the Year and a finalist for 2015 National Teacher of the Year!  ...

All-Day kindergarten off to strong start in first month

All three district schools receive award for 2016-17 school year!

Join us at 5:45 PM to find out what your child is learning

Holmes Welcome Letter

August 3, 2017

Here is everything you need to know for the start of the school year at Holmes Elementary.

Celebrate Excellence Award

February 23, 2017

Nominate an Outstanding Educator!

A community tradition with sweet sounds and sweet treats.

Deer Park Efforts Get Kudos!

February 4, 2017

Deer Park highlighted in Getting Smart's blog.

Dream Big

January 31, 2017

Did you know that there are children all across this city who don’t have a bed to sleep or a pillow to lay their heads on at night?

Proceeds to benefit Samaritan’s Feet, non-profit group that provides shoes for children worldwide

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

All Deer Park community members are encouraged to attend this meeting. We look forward to seeing you!

On Monday, January 23, consider heading to Pizzeria Locale for dinner and to raise some kneaded dough for our students!

Featuring Goosebumps!

Thank you, Deer Park!

January 5, 2017

Just prior to our holiday break, Deer Park students, staff, and community members came together to share “real” joy and love by filling food bags and gathering gifts for the needy in our community.