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March 3, 2023 Friday Message

March 3, 2023 Friday Message

Dear families,

Can you believe it's March already? It seems like 2023 just arrived and we're already past the halfway mark to the school year:) Remember we have a teacher workday on Tuesday (March 7th). Enjoy the nice weather this weekend!-Dr. Sykes

  • Dragonfly Families Needed! Dillard is having a Spring Grounds Clean Up Morning TOMORROW, March 4 from 8:30-11:30am. We need help with some basic yard and garden work: pulling weeds, blowing leaves, trimming bushes and trees, picking up litter. Bring your own tools and gloves. Join us for the whole morning or just some of the time. Look forward to seeing you on Saturday!

  • Math and Science Night is coming! We have a lot of fun and hands on activities planned for you. See this special video Ms. Barros made! We hope to see you there (March 16th 5-7pm).
  • Broughton Football is excited to present the 6th annual Fastbreak Football camp.  This year's camp will run from Monday, 6/26 to Friday, 6/30 and is open to boys and girls in rising 4th - 8th grades.
    • Fastbreak Football Camp is unique in that it focuses on character, general athletic development, and weight room fundamentals in addition to football specific instruction. 
    • Coaches at Fastbreak Football Camp will teach young athletes the key character traits required of good teammates, the fundamentals of the game of football, and the athletic postures and movements necessary to excel in any sport. Instruction will be clear and concrete. Activities will be fun and fast-paced.
  • Register and pay today by visiting Financial Aid is available.  No camper will be turned away for financial reasons. More questions? Please email Coach McGuire at 


  • Keep the fundraising going for the Dragonfly Dash, which is on March 17, 2023, at the Middle School Track. Start Fundraising now! All students are already loaded into the online system. View the Event page here to see how to access your student's fundraising page; view this video. More information and to purchase Dragonfly Dash Shirts can be found on the PTA website.

  • DDMES YEARBOOKS are on sale from now until May 17, 2023. Purchase yours today. Visit the Online Link to order. 

  • March 6th 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm  SPIRIT NIGHT AT DEFY. Download flyer for wavier and event details 





  • March 7th-Teacher Workday (No school for students)