Our course outlines are provided to parents at the beginning of the school year. They describe the courses a student in the grade will enroll in, what units will be covered, how the assessments will be given, IB aims and objectives, and DCPS standards. Each outline was developed by Deal teachers. In some cases, courses and teams may provide additional information to the students and parents, either online or in paper form, that describe particular grading practices, team expectations, and other important policies. These outlines are revised each year (and on occasion during the school year), so they should be seen as a snapshot of the courses.
July 11 - July 14
July 18 - July 21
July 25 - July 28
There is always so much to say in the weekly bulletin and only so much patience out there! However useful families may find the bulletin, it serves me by providing a chance to think about the upcoming weeks and the lives of our students over that time. But with only two weeks to go - and less with trips and our last short Friday - this year is ending and most planning goes into the summer work and the upcoming year. There is an intense amount of Deal-life over the next ten days that needs to go just right, but we also are very focused on making sure that next year starts off great...[read more]