School Announcements:

  • Our Bell Schedule:
    7:50 am: Tardy Bell
    8:00 am: Instruction Begins
    2:25 pm: Car Riders/Daycare Van Dismissal
    2:30 pm: Bus Rider/Boys & Girls Club Dismissal
    Deep River Elementary Now Follows Lee County Student Dress Code:
    • Please view Board Policy 3401 for more comprehensive details regarding student dress code.
    • Shorts, skirts, skorts and jumpers are acceptable at a dollar bill width (2½ inches) above the knee or longer.
    • Shoes are to be properly secured/fastened/tied rubber soled shoes (no crocs, sandals or high heels).
    • Coats/jackets must be worn outside only.
    • All clothing must fit and not be baggy, long or sagging. In such cases, shirts will be tucked in and/or a belt required.
    • Student dress, hair, and grooming must be appropriate, safe and not disruptive to the educational environment.
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Our campus continues to have intermittent internet/email connectivity.  This has been ongoing since early August.  Your understanding and patience is appreciated. 

Noon dismissal on Friday, December 19.  No School Monday, December 22-Friday, January 3.  Classes resume Monday, January 5.  Have a safe and wonderful Christmas! 

The Deep River "River Tones" Chorus were voted 2nd in the Division I finalists in the MIX 101.5 Christmas Choir Competition! They 
will receive $2,000 and we are so proud of them!!  Thanks for your support!

School Bus Safety Reminder Letter Excerpt for Parents from June St. Clair Atkinson, State Superintendent
The most important safety practice is that students MUST understand the need to look both ways before stepping into the road – either from the side of the road into the roadway to board the bus, or from the front of the bus, after exiting, when crossing one or more lanes of traffic. Your support is essential in helping them to learn this simple – yet lifesaving – practice. Students should not step into the road until they look both ways and make sure that traffic is stopped. Students who do not observe this safety requirement will be reported to the principal by the school bus driver. Working together, we CAN make a difference to improve student safety. Thank you in advance for helping us to keep your children safe.

If you linked your Harris Teeter VIC card to Deep River Elementary last year, please be aware that it must be relinked each school year.  Our school number is 2349 and they can assist you in doing so at the store, or you may visit this website.  

YMCA Childcare for Deep River Students

We are trying to get the YMCA to offer childcare for Deep River.  If we have 10 families that are willing to participate and provide a deposit, they will transport our students to the YMCA at B.T. Bullock.  If you are interested or have any questions, please call the YMCA at 919-777-9622.  Thank you!

Become a FAN of Deep River School on the Volunteer Lee website!
Deep River is now up and running on the Volunteer Lee Website of Lee County.  Parents may visit the website, create a login, and become “a fan” of Deep River School.  You will receive and email every time we post a need for our school.  Volunteers are needed and greatly appreciated! Please visit the Volunteer Lee website!

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