Category Archives: News

REMINDER: Middle School Night 11/8 5:00pm-6:30pm

Teller’s Middle School Night is tomorrow evening from 5:00-6:30pm in the gym. Student representatives from DCIS, DSA, DSST Byers, GALS, The Boys School, Hill Arts and Sciences, McAuliffe Manual, Merrill, Morey and The Odyssey school will be in attendance, including some Teller alums, to talk about middle school from the student perspective. We hope to […]


Teller’s Staff Costume Contest

Teller is living the value of FUN this Halloween! Several of our staff members competed in our very first costume contest. Check out the from our spooktacular event! Office Staff: Dominoes ECE: Life Cycle of a Butterfly K: GoNoodle “Brain Break” – They even had a dance routine! 2nd: Cat in the Hat with Thing […]


Teller Halloween Agenda & Details for TOMORROW!

**If your family does not celebrate Halloween, they are welcome to join Ms. Giordano for alternative activities during Teller’s Halloween activities. She is more than happy to accommodate anyone who would like to join her! Please let your student’s homeroom teacher know if you would like your student to join Ms. Giordano!** Please consult the attached flyer for specific parade and costume details: Halloween Parties will be October’s School-wide Positive Incentive Reward. In order for students to participate in this event, they will have to meet their monthly goal. Teachers will be working with students to help them stay on track in the coming weeks. We are asking for party treat donations. Please use this sign-up if you are able to help! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4fabad2daaf58-october […]


Teller Sleepover/Babysitting Spots Still Available!

Are you in need of a kid-free night?! If so, here is your opportunity to take advantage of a smoking deal! Teller is hosting a student sleepover on Saturday, November 4th from 6:00pm to 8:00am for any kindergarten through 5th grade students. To sign up please visit, the Totally Teller Ticket page (scroll towards the […]


Winter Enrichment Registration!

Registration for the winter enrichment session will open Monday October 30th and 9:00am. Mark your calendars! You will not need to re-register for any music clubs or Spanish but if you would like to participate in any other after school activities check out the catalog and plan to register Monday morning. This registration includes The […]


REMINDER: Thanksgiving Lunch RSVPs DUE on Thursday!

Teller’s Thanksgiving Day Luncheon is something our students look forward to every year. Please join us for a traditional Thanksgiving Day meal on Friday, November 17th. This year we will have students with guests eat at tables setup in the gym. Students without guests will eat in the cafeteria to ensure appropriate supervision and transition to recess. A paper invitation and RSVP was sent home with every child on October 13th! RSVPs are due back no later than noon on Thursday, October 19th.  Payment and RSVPs will be collected by homeroom teachers.  After purchase, lunch tickets will be distributed by homeroom teachers Thursday, November 9th. If you are willing to volunteer at this event, please sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/m6Ts8sbhBosoqJRo2   Should you need the form it is linked here and can be downloaded and/or printed!


School Performance Framework Community Information Session

Just as teachers monitor student progress in their classrooms, DPS relies on regular progress monitoring to determine how well schools are performing and how to help them reach their potential. The School Performance Framework (SPF) is one tool DPS uses to do this. What is the School Performance Framework? The SPF is like a report […]


Halloween Carnival: Saturday, October 21st

When: Saturday, Oct 21, 1:00pm – 4:00pm What: Games Costumes Bouncy House Prizes Cake Walk Pizza Soda Cotton Candy Haunted House presented by The East High Theater Club Pie Toss at Principal Bates (3:00pm – 4:00pm) Advanced Ticket Sales Link: www.aplos.com/aws/give/TellerPTA/HalloweenCarnival Or fill out order form or write on a sheet of paper; child’s name, […]