Morning Drop-Off Reminder: In light of the current situation we are no longer able to offer a 7:30am bus room for students to be dropped off early. Parents are asked to drop students off no earlier than 8:00am as teacher supervision of students will not begin until that time. Parents will not be allowed in the building at drop off, limiting the amount of people in the building at one time. Thank you for your cooperation.
Go to "School News" to see our school reopening video.
A reopening survey has been sent to parents via their email. This survey is also available on the school website. Please, take a moment to fill the survey out. So that we know what your plans are for your child(ren’s) return to school.
The Dedham School Parade begins this morning at 9:00! We hope to see our students on the parade route so we can say, "Goodbye & thanks for a great year!"
8th Grade Virtual Graduation is tonight at 6:00. Look for links in an email and on the website.
The Dedham School Wellness Team has proclaimed Friday, April 17th as Kindness Day for Dedham School Families. Please see the following link for more information. https://docs.google.com/document/d/18Z2bHZlkcHef8vN49PVrdjLLE8a3erPqqdOBz6QYYzg/edit?usp=sharing
On Friday, April 17, students receiving meals will be getting ten days worth, enough for the complete April vacation. Milk will be delivered in gallon jugs, instead of the small containers. You will also be receiving suggested menus with this delivery. If you would like to suspend your food delivery during April vacation and resume it on Monday, April 27th, just send me an email and we can do that for you. Be Well!
Due to the many power outages our staff is experiencing, students may not get assignments from their teachers. Try to enjoy the spring snow! Stay safe!
Good Morning, With the impending storm on Friday, we will be sending enough meals today for the next 5 days. Please be expecting extra food and deliveries maybe a little later than usual today. Stay healthy everyone.
The CDC has recommended that playgrounds not be used because they have not been disinfected. There is still uncertainty about the shelf life of the Covid-19 virus on surfaces. Please do not use the Dedham School playground equipment at this time. Thank you.
Middle School staff Virtual Meeting today at 11:00 on Google Hangouts.
Learning packet pickup is today from 7 AM to 7 PM. Just pull into the parking lot & staff members will bring your child’s materials out to your car.
Learning packets will be available for pick up on Wednesday, March 18, from 7:00am to 7:00pm. To limit the number of people in the building, parents can come to the front door to pick these items up. Staff members will bring the materials out to your car as you arrive.
In an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, AOS 47, The Dedham, Orrington and Airline Community Schools will be closed beginning Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 27th. More detailed information will be forthcoming this weekend.
The Winter Open House scheduled for Wednesday, March 25 has been cancelled.
Beginning on March 16th, students in grades 3-8 will be participating in the state-wide emPowerME testing in Reading, Writing & Language, and Mathematics. The window to complete these assessments runs until April 10th.
The Dedham School Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, March 11 at 6:00pm in the library.
School is closed today due to the inclement weather.
The Beginning Band Concert will be held tonight at 5:30pm in the gym.
School is closed today, Friday February 7, 2020 due to the inclement weather.
Basketball playoffs at Veazie Community School today! Girls vs. Veazie at 3:00 & Boys vs. Greenbush at 4:15 Go Demons!
The Demon Basketball Teams travel to Veazie Community School today to begin the playoffs. The girls will play Veazie beginning at 3:00 and the boys will play Greenbush at 4:15. Good Luck to both teams!
All after school activities have been cancelled for today, Friday, January 31.
The Demon Basketball teams head to Indian Island today for league games. The girls play first at 3:30. Go Demons!
The Lady Demons head to Amherst to take on the Airline Jets today at 3:30. Go Demons!
The Demons host the Bucks from Beech Hill today at 4:15. The girls play first. Go Demons!
School is closed today, Thursday 1/16 due to the impending storm
The Demons entertain the Eagles from PCS today at 3:30. The boys will play first.
Girls win and boys lose to Indian Island.
Dedham at PCS today at 3:30; girls play first. Go Demons!
All after school activities have been cancelled for this afternoon Tuesday, 12/17/19 due to the snow.
Indian Island visits Dedham today for basketball games beginning at 3:30. The boys will play first.
The Demons head north to Greenbush today to take on the Panthers at 3:30. Girls will play first. Go Demons!
The Winter Concert for grades Pre-K to 4 is tonight at 5:30 in the Dedham School Gym.
Veazie at Dedham in basketball today at 3:30; girls will play first. Come on out and support the kids!
Basketball and Cheering pictures today at 3:00. Don't forget your uniforms!
Today's basketball games vs. All-Saints have been postponed because of the weather. A new date will be announced later.
School is closed today, Tuesday 12/3 due to the impending storm
Good evening, please be advised that the AOS #47 notification system will have now have a 207 area code for our notification phone calls.
XC Awards tonight (11/20/19) at 6:30 in the gym.
All after school activities have been cancelled for this afternoon, 11/18/19.
Girls BB Parent/Player meeting at 5:30 in Mr. Christie's room tonight.
All after school activities are cancelled. XC Awards have been moved to Wednesday, Nov. 20th at 6:30 P.M.
We are up and running today at Dedham School thanks to the generator! Be safe!
Due to the anticipated forecast of rain, the Dedham School PTF Trunk or Treat scheduled for Sunday, October 27 from 1:00-2:00 has been cancelled.
All-Saints Girls-1, Dedham-0 in a semi-final soccer match today. Congratulations on a great season girls!
The Lady Demons travel to Bangor to play the All-Saints girls in a semi-final soccer playoff game today at 3:30. Go Demons!
Veazie-5, Dedham-0 in today’s Boys’ semi-final soccer game.
Boys' soccer playoff game today at Veazie at 3:00. The girls team will go and support the boys. At 6:00, the girls play Center Drive and the boys will follow. The bus will go from Veazie to Orrington. Good luck Demons!
The AOS #47 test call has been sent today for our notification system. It is a new system this year with the caller ID being from Arkansas. Please contact the school office if you did not receive the call or would like to change or update contact information.
Good luck to our XC teams as they run in today's Coastal Championship Meet in Blue Hill at 4:15. Girls will run first. Go Demons!
Schedule Change in Soccer. Both teams will be playing on Wednesday, 10/16. The Girls will play at All-Saints at 3:30 and the Boys will be at Veazie at 4:15. Both teams are practicing Tuesday (Girls 3-4:45, Boys 4:30-6) Go Demons!
Good luck to our XC teams as they run in today's Small School Championship Meet at the Airline School at 4:15. Boys run first. Go Demons!
The Dedham girls lost to All-Saints today, 3-1. The Dedham boys lost to All-Saints, 7-4. Playoffs begin Tuesday, 10/15 with the boys at Veazie on Tuesday at 4:15 and the girls at All-Saints (Mary Snow School in Bangor) on Wednesday, 10/16 at 3:30. Good luck Demons!
Reminder that tomorrow (Thursday, Oct 10) is school picture day. Lifetouch will be at Dedham to take photos of all students and staff.
Soccer today AT DEDHAM: All-Saints 3:30 Girls first. We'll be recognizing our 8th graders before each game begins. Go Demons!
The Dedham Girls' Soccer team defeated PCS today, 4-2. The PCS Boys defeated Dedham, 3-0.
Today's soccer games have been postponed to Wednesday, October 9th. Wednesday's games will be played here at 3:30 vs. All-Saints. Girls will play first.
Both Dedham XC teams won today's meet in Veazie! Congratulations to all the runners and coaches!
Good luck to the Dedham XC teams today at Veazie! The girls race first at 4:15. Go Demons!
Veazie defeated the Dedham soccer teams, 4-0 today in both games.
The Dedham Soccer Teams travel to Veazie to take on the Vikings today at 3:30. Boys will play first.
Dedham Girls-5th and boys-7th in today’s Parker Pruett Invitational XC Meet.
PTF will meet on Tuesday, Oct 1 at 6:00pm in the Dedham School Library. All officer positions are open and we are seeking people to fill these roles. Childcare will be provided.
The Dedham XC Team will compete in the Parker Pruett Invitational today at 4:15. The girls run first. Good luck, Demons!
The Dedham Boys XC team win today’s meet by 1 point. The Girls finished 2nd overall. Great job, kids!
Dedham boys soccer team defeats Central, 4-3. Dedham girls win, 3-1.
The Dedham Soccer teams are hosting Central today at 3:30. Boys play first.
Dedham boys over Holbrook, 3-0 & Dedham girls defeat Holbrook, 3-1 today in soccer.
Today’s games @ Holbrook are a ‘go’. Boys play first @ 3:30.
The first AOS #47 test call has been sent for our notification system. It is a new system this year with the caller ID being from Arkansas. Please contact the school office if you did not receive the call or would like to change or update contact information.
Veazie Girls over Dedham, 5-1. Veazie Boys over Dedham, 7-1 in today’s soccer games.
The Demons take on the Veazie Vikings today in soccer @ Dedham. The girls play first at 3:30. GO DEMONS!
Dedham Girls XC Team wins Mid-Maine League Invitational! Boys place 3rd. Way to go Demons!
The Dedham XC teams will compete with the other Mid-Maine League teams today @ the Veazie Community School @ 4:15. Boys will run first. Go Demons!
Soccer Results: Dedham Girls-3, PCS-0 PCS Boys-8, Dedham-0
Don't forget...our first home soccer game is today at 3:30 vs. PCS. Girls will play first.
Both XC teams finished 2nd in Thursday’s meet. Great job, kids!
Home XC meet today at 4:15; The boys run first.
School Board Meeting @ 6 PM tonight in the Library.
Please join PTF for our FIRST meeting of the year! We will be holding a fun gathering before our first meeting and hope you can make it! September 10th @ 6pm.....at Dedham School. We will have coffee, juice and cookies and conversation! Childcare will be provided.
An Internet Safety Presentation for Parents/Students in grades 5-8 will be held in the Dedham School Gym on Monday, September 9th from 6:00-7:00pm. Army Chief Warrant Officer 4 Kevin Moncrieffe will be in Dedham to conduct the presentation.
The Parent Sports Information Night for parents and students in Grades 5-8 who will be participating in sports at Dedham School this year will be held tonight at 6:00pm in the Dedham Gym.