IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR LOWER SCHOOL FAMILIES
1. PICK UP: Parent Badges and Parking Stickers
Please pick up your parent badges at the reception desk of your youngest child's campus - ask for Mary or Jennifer. You may also pick up a parking car sticker at the security station.
2. JOIN US: Sign the Beam This Friday Night!
Make your mark on the new Lower School campus and join us this Friday, October 12 at 5:30 p.m. Join us to sign an actual beam that will be used in the Lower School, then stay for food and fun at the night's football, field hockey, and volleyball games! Even if you RSVP'd for the previous date, we ask that you please RSVP again here.
3. JOIN US: All Division Fall Choir Concert
Mark your calendars - the Fall Choir Concert will be Monday, October 15 at 7:00 p.m. in the All Saints Chapel and features music from fourth-grade singers and Middle & Upper School choirs. FAN reception will follow.
4. RSVP TODAY: Bright Starts with Tracey Shirey
Join Head of Lower School Tracey Shirey for coffee and discussion Wednesday, October 24 from 8:05 - 9:05 a.m. in the Lower School Theater. This month's topic is "Building a Math Foundation: Conceptual Understanding over Memorization." Click here to RSVP.
5. SIGN UP: ESD Sports Fellowship (K - Sixth Grade) Basketball Sign Up Is Open Until This Friday
For those interested, kindergarten through sixth-grade basketball sign-up is now open. Click here to learn about joining an ESD team. All ESD students, kindergarten through sixth grade, are welcome.
6. SAVE THE DATE AND MUCH MORE: ESDPA AUCTION FEBRUARY 9, 2019
· IT'S SHOW TIME!! Singers, dancers and crew needed for the Auction show! Come to the informational meeting Monday, November 5 to learn more.
7. ORDER TODAY: Official Homecoming Spirit Items
It's time to order your official Homecoming spirit items! Support the junior class and order mums, buttons, and more here.
You can also order your official Student Council Homecoming tees here - the last day to order is TOMORROW, October 10!
It's not too late to gear up! Go online and place your orders for lower school jackets, middle school hoodies, and upper school polos through October 12. They will be available at the end of October.
8. HELP US: Fill the Bus!
Our Homecoming Community Service Project is "Fill the Bus," our 4th annual sports equipment drive, benefitting St. Philip's School & Community Center. Please bring your new sports equipment to the Upper School Study Commons OR fill the bus at Homecoming on October 26!
9. JOIN US: Thanksgiving Food Drive
The ESD Third Grade students are excited to lead Lower School students in the North Dallas Shared Ministries (NDSM) Food Drive. This is a great opportunity for our children to be thankful and see firsthand that they can make a positive difference in their community. Please help us make the NDSM Food Drive a success. We highly encourage you to involve your child when selecting items to donate, keeping nutrition in mind. Please do not donate glass or expired items. Bags will be collected during morning carpool the week of Monday, November 5 – Thursday, November 8 and delivered to NDSM on Friday, November 9.
10. PRO-TIP: Getting the Most Accurate Directory Information
Printed ESD directories are on the way to your homes. Looking for the most up-to-date information - be sure to add the directory to your phone:
11. CALLING FUTURE EAGLES! We Want to Meet Your Friends
Know a family that would be a great fit at ESD? Applications for the 2019-20 school year are now available. Invite friends to visit www.esdallas.org/admission or call Sarah at 214-353-5757.