Greetings Ellington Community!
I hope this letter finds you in good health and high spirits. We are delighted to take this opportunity to extend our warmest wishes to everyone as we continue to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month!
Thank you to all the parents and students who attended Back to School Night! Your presence and engagement in our school community mean a great deal to us. We appreciate your dedication to your child's education and your commitment to being active participants in their learning journey. Your support makes a significant difference in creating a positive and enriching educational experience for all of our students.
The students wrapped up the week with another #FeelGoodFriday! This Friday they had the opportunity to participate in a runway show, where they showcased their individuality, creativity, and confidence. It was a captivating and empowering event that allowed them to express themselves.
Please save the date: October 6, 2023, for our upcoming Visual Arts Department Faculty & Alumni Show & Auction. This event promises to be a remarkable showcase of the incredible talents within our Visual Arts department, featuring both our esteemed faculty and talented alumni. Don't miss the opportunity to witness their creativity and artistic prowess on display! (More details here).
DESA x Commanders Fundraiser
The Commanders are excited to offer our community discounted group ticket rates for the Miami Dolphins game on December 3, 2023, at FedExField. A portion of each ticket sold will be given directly to Duke Ellington! Secure your tickets today! We look forward to seeing you there!
A Night Out at Kendra Scott Fundraiser - Save the Date
October 5 from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. 20% of the proceeds will go directly to the school.
Student Government Association (SGA)
Elections for SGA will be held on Thursday and Friday, September 28 and 29.
College visits are scheduled to take place this week, September 25 through September 29.
PSAT Digital Webinar
A virtual information session will be held on September 26.
Sandi M. Logan, Principal / Head of School