Meadow Lands Elementary News

DCPS 2015-16 calendar cal

The DCPS Board of Education has approved an instructional calendar for the 2015-16 school year. 

DCPS State of the District Report OSflag

Click HERE to view DCPS State of the District report, presented to DCPS Board of Education by Supt. Owens Saylor on Nov. 20, 2014. 

Thanksgiving break

No school for students Nov. 26-28. Happy Thanksgiving!

DCPS receives Instructional Transformation Grant KDE

KDE grant to support Kentucky Core Academic Standards 

DCPS school closings and delays

Information about cancellations, delays and early dismissals is summarized in this important document: Click HERE.

DCPS named District of Distinction

"Great Expectations" earns national recognition for student achievement 

Attendance Zone Information

Information about DCPS district enrollment/demograhics; "Listen and Learn" public forum documents and comments; survey results "in progress"; and link to survey. We want to hear from YOU! 

DCPS Veterans Day Programs

Contact schools for more information about these programs. We extend a special invitation to all Veterans and their families to attend. 

Election Day - Tuesday, Nov. 4 vote

No school for students

Fall Break - Oct. 6-10

Enjoy a safe and restful Fall Break! Schools will be closed Oct. 6-10. Classes resume Monday, Oct. 13.

Professional Day

No school for students - Friday, Sept. 26

High Attendance Day - Sept. 18

September is High Attendance Month! DCPS schools are celebrating with special events and activities. 

Community Leader Nominations due Sept. 15

DCPS is seeking nominations for community leaders to serve on a district Attendance Zone Committee. 

DCPS Welcomes New Technology Integration Specialists

Two DCPS faculty members have been selected to provide various levels of support to other teachers with integrating technology.

Back-to-School events

Parents and students are encouraged to attend these events.

Apply for Free & Reduced Meal Benefits Online!

Daviess County Public Schools is pleased to announce the availability of applying for Free and Reduced Price Meals online!  The process is SAFE, SECURE, PRIVATE, and AVAILABLE anytime, anywhere!

DCPS Teachers of the Year

DCPS is proud to honor our 2013-14 Teachers of the Year. These outstanding educators have demonstrated Great Expectations for ALL! 

REVISED 2014-2015 school calendar

The DCPS Board of Education approved a REVISED calendar for the 2014-2015 school year to include required make-up days. Families are reminded to avoid potential make-up days when scheduling appointments, vacations etc. Click HERE to view or download REVISED 2014-2015 DCPS instructional calendar.

DCPS Board of Education meeting time CHANGED

The DCPS Board of Education will meet at 4:45 p.m. Thursday, April 17, at the Central Office. This is a CHANGE from the original meeting time of 6 p.m. The DCPS Finance Corporation will meet at 4:30 p.m.

K-Prep Testing Dates

K-Prep testing dates for grades 3-8 and grades 10-11 are May 12-16. Click HERE to view or download Kentucky Department of Education parent guide to testing.

Spring Break springbreak

DCPS schools are closed for Spring Break - April 4-11. Classes will resume on Monday, April 14.

DCPS Board approves revised calendar Calendar

The DCPS Board of Education has approved a revised instructional calendar for the 2013-14 school year. The last day of school for students is Friday, May 30.

DCPS Board to host Community Conversation comcon

The DCPS Board of Education is hosting a “Community Conversation” forum at 5 p.m. Thursday, March 20, at the DCPS Central Office, 1622 Southeastern Parkway.

These events are scheduled twice a year, providing all members of the community a special opportunity to address the Board with any questions or comments you might have.

Please feel free to join us!

Community Conversation

DCPS Board of Education – Central Office

1622 Southeastern Parkway

5 p.m. Thursday, March 20

DCPS schools in session Friday march7

March 7 is a make-up day. School will be in session for students on Friday, March 7.

DCPS schools CLOSED Monday, March 3

No school for students. Teachers and instructional assistants will NOT report for work on Monday, March 3.

DCPS Customer Service Survey GE

Click HERE to complete brief Customer Service survey for DCPS district and/or schools. We want to hear from you!

DCPS now accepting Preschool-Kindergarten Registration

Registration window extended! Families whose children will enter preschool or kindergarten in August 2014 may contact DCPS elementary schools March 3-21 to register.

DCPS schools CLOSED Monday, Feb. 17 PT-C

Daviess County Public Schools are closed Monday, Feb. 17, for Parent-Teacher Conferences.

DCPS dismissed one hour early

DCPS will dismiss one hour early today - Friday, Feb. 14.
Elementary schools will be dismissed starting at 1:15 p.m.
Middle and high schools will be dismissed starting at 2:15 p.m.

DCPS Board revises calendar

Additional make-up days added to 2013-2014 instructional calendar

DCPS closed Friday, Feb. 7

Last day of school is now Monday, June 1. Revised DCPS 2013-14 calendar with additional make-up days is now posted at www.dcps.org

All DCPS events cancelled for Feb. 5

All games, practices and events for Wednesday, Feb. 5, are CANCELLED at all Daviess County Public Schools.

DCPS closed for MLK Jr. Day / Day of Service MLK

DCPS schools are closed Monday, Jan. 20, for Martin Luther King Day / National Day of Service.

DCPS students return to school Jan. 2

Classes resume on Thursday, Jan. 2. Happy New Year!

Drawing for Owensboro Convention Center Grand Opening Gala

Join the Foundation's Founders Society by making a donation of $1000 and your name will be placed in a drawing for 2 sets (2 tickets in each set) to the Owensboro Convention Center Grand Opening Gala - being billed as the BIGGEST party in Owensboro!

For additional details, click HERE

DCPS schools CLOSED Tuesday, Jan. 21

Last day of school is now Friday, May 23. Click on "Calendars" in blue menu bar at top of home page for complete list of make-up days, which should be avoided when scheduling appointments etc.

DCPS schools CLOSED Friday, Jan. 17

Make-up day is Thursday, May 22.

DCPS schools CLOSED Tuesday, March 4

No school for students. Teachers and Instructional Assistants report at 10 a.m.

DCPS schools CLOSED Wednesday.

Schools are closed Wednesday, Feb. 5. Last day of school is now Thursday, May 29.

DCPS earns Distinguished status

District achieves highest designation on state accountability system for second consecutive year

No school for students - Tuesday, May 20 vote

DCPS schools are closed for students on Tuesday, May 20, for primary election day. 

DCPS sets Attendance Zone public forums

Three public forums are scheduled in October to provide an opportunity for community input. 

2014-2-15 School Year Supply List

It is almost that time of year again! The 2014-2015 School Year Supply List are in now.

Sit Down With Saylor

DCPS Superintendent Owens Saylor wants to meet YOU!