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Doctors Charter School - Florida Gold School of Excellence

April 17, 2015

 
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               April 17, 2015
School News

Volunteer Opportunity for Parents!
The PTSA is seeking volunteers to assist with the DCS Picnic on Saturday, May 2nd. Shifts are available from 11:00 to 4:00, and include seting up, helping during the picnic, and cleaning up.  To help, please contact Daryl Gallo at 786-553-5112, or sign up using Volunteer Spot by clicking on this http://vols.pt/t9EfN6.

Attention Athletes and Your Parents
Save the date! Letters were sent home with athletes announcing the May 14th Athletics Banquet. The deadline to purchase program ads and to RSVP is April 30th.
TESTING SCHEDULE APRIL 20 -MAY 7

           
April 20-24 4/20
9th Grade ELA
7th Grade Math
4/21
9th Grade ELA
7th Grade Math
4/22
6th Grade Math
8th Grade Math
4/23
6th Grade Math
8th Grade Math
4/24
Civics EOC
April 27-May 1 4/27
Algebra 2 EOC
4/28
Algebra 2 EOC
4/29
Biology EOC
4/30
Early release
5/1
U.S. History EOC
May 4 - May 7 5/4
Geometry EOC
5/5
Geometry EOC
5/6 Algebra  EOC 5/7 Algebra 1 EOC
 

 

 

 

 

 

 
  ELA= English Language Arts
 
EOC= End of Course
 

 
Students with accommodations may have a different schedule.
 
Summer Opportunities for DCS Students
Crime Scene Investigation Camp, June 15-June 24 at Miami-Dade College, North Campus (students ages 14-18)
The CSI camp is for students who would like to learn how to evaluate a crime scene by collecting and analyzing evidence, including DNA. Students will work with Miami-Dade College faculty from the School of Justice and the departments of Chemistry and Biology. Contact Sandra Garcia at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for registration information.
 
Robotics Camp, July 6 - 27 at Miami-Dade College, North Campus (students ages 14-18)   
The Robotics Camp is designed for the student who would like hands-on experience programming Arduino Circuit boards, using modeling software and learning about 3D printing.  At the end of the camp, these students will paritcipate in an exciting 2-day Robotics Challenge, competing in teams for prizes.  Registration is limited to fifty students. Contact Sandra Garcia at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for registration information.
 
Haitian Empowerment and Literacy Project, June 8 - July 27, Barry University (grades 6 - 8)
This summer program offers students living in North Miami, Little Haiti, North Miami Beach, Miami Shores, and other surrounding areas the opportunity to participate in artistic endeavors such as writing poetry, acting, dancing, painting, and musical performance.  Students will receive coaching on how to get into college and have opportunities to improve their academic performance, physical fitness, and literacy skills.  Field trips offered during this summer program will include Boomers, bowling, movies, TY Park, and the Miami Symphony and Orchestra.  Contact Dr. Pamela Hall at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (305) 899-3272 for registration information.
            
  
 

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The next PTSA/Booster Club meeting is Wednesday, May 13th, at 6:30 p.m.
 
Next Board Meeting: 
Thursday, May 21, at 5:30 p.m. in the Media Center.
 
 
 

Important Dates

April 20
April 20 - 24 Senior Week
 
Grade 7 Math FSA
 
Grade 9 ELA FSA
 
April 21
Grade 7 Math FSA
 
Grade 9 ELA FSA
 
April 22
Grade 6 Math FSA

Grade 8 Math FSA

April 23
Grade 6 Math FSA

Grade 8 Math FSA

April 24
Civics EOC

Grad Bash

April 27
Algebra 2 EOC

April 28
Algebra 2 EOC

April 29
Biology EOC

Strategic Planning Committee Meeting, 4:30 pm in the Conference Room

April 30
Early Release, noon dismissal

May 1
Ninth Annual Golf Tournament

U.S. History EOC
Students of the Week
Physics - Juwan Escarment
 
Speech and Debate - April Parker
 
Algebra 2 - Agustin Cecchi
 
PE - Antonio Longa 
 
Art - Ryan Indorf
 
Social Studies - Jadelyn Pacheco
 
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