Nov 30

Canned Food Drive

McDonald students are taking part in a school wide food drive.  Students in kindergarten through fifth grade are being asked to bring in food items that will be donated to Gleaners Food Bank. Suggested items include:

  • Tuna
  • Rice
  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Healthy cereals
  • Beans
  • Canned fruit (in light syrup)
  • Canned vegetables
  • Peanut butter

*please do not send in perishable items or items in glass containers*

Last day for donations is Monday, December 12th

Nov 15

Late Start Announcement

Tomorrow , November 16, will be our first last start.  School will begin at 9:35.  Students should not arrive earlier as the doors will be locked. Please remember that students should eat breakfast before school since breakfast is not served on late start days.

 . دوام متأخرغداً الاربعاء 16 تشرين الثاني 2016
.سيبدأ الدوام في تمام الساعة 9:35 صباحا


Nov 11

Oh Happy Day!

Our day started with a little song and dance in the gym with Mr.  Cook.  He helped us get our brains pumping and ready for the day!

Then the 5th graders handmade a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings and had a feast in the cafeteria.

Nov 10

Vocal Music Concerts

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We would like to extend an invitation to our upcoming vocal music concerts!  We cannot wait to share some beautiful music with you!

Kindergarten and 1st grade   

November 16th 

2:45 p.m.

2nd grade, 3rd grade and The Madrigal Choir

November 18th 

4:30 p.m.

We look forward to seeing you there!


Nov 09

Parent Teacher Conferences

All teachers have set up Parent-Teacher Conferences for one of the following dates:

  • Thursday, November 10th 
  • Wednesday, November 16th
  • Thursday, November 17th 

Please make sure you come at your scheduled time in order to receive a copy of your child’s report card and talk about his/her progress this school year.


Nov 07

5th Grade Student at Eastborn Fruit Market

Our 5th graders had a hands on learning experience today when they went shopping at the fruit market in order to prepare a Thanksgiving feast on Friday.  Students used problem solving, cooperation and real world connections at the fruit market.

A huge thank you to the Eastborn Fruit Market and the Berry family for all of your help and support to make this learning experience happen.

Nov 06

Wayne County Regional Enhancement Education Millage Proposal


School districts in Wayne County have placed a proposal on the November 8th ballot to provide added funding for our schools. It is the “Regional Enhancement Millage Proposal.”

If approved by the entire county, the 2 mil proposal will generate approximately $6.2 million from Dearborn but the District will receive $7.8 million in additional funding for our schools.  Money would go to local schools starting this year and the millage expires after six years.  Continue reading