DPS61 to Dismiss Early Wednesday and Thursday Due to Heat

DPS61 to Dismiss Early Wednesday and Thursday Due to Heat

September 10, 2019 –

DPS will dismiss two hours earlier than a regular school day on Wednesday, September 11th and Thursday, September 12th, 2019 due to heat.  

Pershing PreK morning programs will dismiss at 11:00am and there will NOT be an afternoon program.

NO afternoon Alternative Education High School program.

**Any PreK or Special Education students without a Latch-Key Agreement who do not have an adult present at their homes will be dropped off at the SEAP doors located at the Harris campus. Parents of the students taken to Harris will be called and asked to pick up their student immediately.

Student Activities & Athletics: 

Elementary: ALL elementary athletic practices or games are canceled with the exception of wrestling. Wrestling will still take place at high schools.

Middle School: ALL middle school practices are canceled. All DPS middle school soccer games are cancelled. Garfield vs SDMS boys baseball is cancelled due to heat. Girls Softball Regional game at Mt. Zion will start at 6:00pm due to heat.

High School: Practices and game cancellations will be determined by building administration, following IHSA guidelines for heat.