WELCOME TO DESERT SKY!
Desert Sky Middle School's mission is to provide:
- a safe and positive learning environment
- high standards for academic and behavioral excellence
- trusting and respectful relationships
- varied learning opportunities
9850 E Rankin Loop - Tucson, AZ 85747
School Hours: 8:00-2:55
Office Hours: 7:30-3:30
Phone: (520) 879-2700
Fax: (520) 879-2701
Safe Schools Hotline: (520) 879-1111
Tomorrow’s 8th grade promotion ceremony will be streamed live beginning at 10:30 a.m. The url for the streaming is http://ustre.am/YoE9
We are almost at the end of the 2015/2016 school year! Here are some important dates you may be interested.
May 20th: 4th quarter PRIDE reward – 1:45pm
8th grade Awards Assembly – MPR – 8:15am
7th grade Awards Assembly – MPR – 9:45am
6th grade Awards Assembly – MPR – 1:45pm
Principal Awards Breakfast – MPR – 8:15am
8th Grade Trip to Breakers – 9:00am
Yearbook signing party – 3:00pm to 4:00pm
8th grade breakfast and promotion rehearsal – 8:15am
8th Grade promotion – gym – starts at 10:30am, doors open at 9:30am.
Last day of school – 12:00pm dismissal
Interested in playing football for Empire next year?
Come to an informational meeting!
When: Monday, May 16th
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Where: Empire High School Dining Auditorium
You will receive information about summer conditioning schedules, next year’s season and meet the coaches!
Attached is information on sports physicals and football camp.
Vail Community Programs is offering fabulous Summer Enrichment Camps! Registration is NOW OPEN!
Give your child the gift of a summer experience that will expand their interests in a whole new way! Each of our Enrichment Camps is designed to provide your child with a unique adventure. Our campers will dive into a different culture, take the stage in a dramatic performance or become an intrepid outdoor explorer! Join us for a summer experience that will not be forgotten! See our attached flyer!
Sign up today… our camps will fill FAST!
Get details and register here!
Register by phone: (520) 879-3938
Email Heather Stough at firstname.lastname@example.org
The May edition on the Cougar Communique includes important information regarding Team Requests (May 2nd – May 6th), the 16/17 Tentative Teacher List, 8th Grade Promotion, and end of year activities. Please read the Communique carefully as May is a very exciting month.
Please click below to view the Desert Sky Middle School Communique for May 2016.
Please see the attached letter regarding AzMERIT testing.
Extracurricular activities are an important component of Desert Sky Middle School. Students benefit in many ways. Students who participate in extracurricular school activities are better connected to school, form more positive peer relationships, demonstrate greater self-esteem, and usually do better academically.
Please see the attached document for a list of clubs and activities.
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