Dowell Middle School PTO

Welcome to the Dowell Middle School PTO Facebook group! Our goal is to provide you with the latest information regarding D.M.S and the PTO.

Operating as usual

10/29/2021

Local New York Life Insurance office is a Dowell PTO sponsor for 2021-22!! Thank you New York Life!

Local New York Life Insurance office is a Dowell PTO sponsor for 2021-22!! Thank you New York Life!

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Encore Wire is one of Dowell’s 2021-22 sponsors! Thank you Encore!!

https://www.encorewire.com/

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Top McKinney Orthodontist, Orthodontics | Prosper, Frisco Orthodontist, Orthodontics | Sigoda Orthodontics 10/28/2021

Top McKinney Orthodontist, Orthodontics | Prosper, Frisco Orthodontist, Orthodontics | Sigoda Orthodontics

Sigoda Orthodontics is one of Dowell’s 2021-22 sponsors!! Thank you Sigoda Orthodontics!

https://makingfamiliessmile.com/

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Thanksgiving Pies For Our Teachers 10/25/2021

Thanksgiving Pies For Our Teachers

Help us provide a pie for each Dowell staff member to take home for Fall Break!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040F45A8A729A64-thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Pies For Our Teachers Let's make Thanksgiving a little sweeter for our Dowell staff. Please make or buy a pie so our staff can enjoy it with their family and friends. Hoping to collect 150+ pies. The pies need to be at the school on Thursday October 18th. Please indicate the type of pie you will be donating. This helps w...

10/06/2021

[10/06/21]   PRINCIPAL’S Q&A COFFEE tomorrow morning, 10/7 from 8-9am in the Dowell library. Come meet Mrs. Machost, she will be available to answer any questions parents have about Dowell. Coffee and muffins will be served. Parents are also invited to the PTO meeting directly afterward 9-10am.

09/25/2021

[09/01/21]   MEETING UPDATE!!

PTO MEETING ON 9/2 AT 8:45 - 10AM IS NOW SOLELY VIRTUAL. USE THE ZOOM LINK BELOW ON PREVIOUS POST. :)

08/27/2021

🐾🐾🐾PTO MEETING 9/2, 8:45 am 🐾🐾🐾

Dowell PTO is having its first general meeting next Thursday, September 21, 8:45 - 10:00 am VIA ZOOM! All parents and staff are welcome, only PTO members are able to vote. We will be reviewing our budget as well as discussing various events planned for this school year including the staff grant program. Please JOIN THE DOWELL PTO if you haven’t already at www.dowellpto.com. Here is a Zoom link for anyone who prefers to attend virtually.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2491591506?pwd=ZUxoVkFkREhqeW9tWUtLd0FWRkFoZz09

Meeting ID: 249 159 1506
Passcode: gwenw123

🐾🐾🐾PTO MEETING 9/2, 8:45 am 🐾🐾🐾

Dowell PTO is having its first general meeting next Thursday, September 21, 8:45 - 10:00 am VIA ZOOM! All parents and staff are welcome, only PTO members are able to vote. We will be reviewing our budget as well as discussing various events planned for this school year including the staff grant program. Please JOIN THE DOWELL PTO if you haven’t already at www.dowellpto.com. Here is a Zoom link for anyone who prefers to attend virtually.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2491591506?pwd=ZUxoVkFkREhqeW9tWUtLd0FWRkFoZz09

Meeting ID: 249 159 1506
Passcode: gwenw123

Zero Cost Fundraising 08/13/2021

Zero Cost Fundraising

Earn $$$ for Dowell while you shop at Amazon, Kroger, and Tom Thumb! Click on link for info on no-cost fundraising!

https://dowellpto.membershiptoolkit.com/story/229296

Zero Cost Fundraising With these participating stores, after you register, and pick Ruth Dowell Middle School as your recipient, you'll earn money for our school, while you purchase the items you need for you and your family.  It is a WIN for everyone!! 

School Supplies 08/11/2021

School Supplies

School supplies lists are back up on our website, here's the link!

https://dowellpto.membershiptoolkit.com/schoolsupplies

School Supplies Dowell Middle School PTO - McKinney ISD, TX

08/09/2021
08/09/2021
08/09/2021

Back to School Night is TOMORROW! Come at 5:30 and go to your child’s first period class. Then walk the rest of your child’s schedule on the bell schedule. Be sure to end up at the PTO table to join the PTO, buy spirit wear, and pick up pre-paid school supplies (in cafeteria behind PTO table). Then starting at 7pm, visit Athletic Boosters to buy athletic wear and talk with coaches. Looking forward to seeing everyone! 🐾

Back to School Night is TOMORROW! Come at 5:30 and go to your child’s first period class. Then walk the rest of your child’s schedule on the bell schedule. Be sure to end up at the PTO table to join the PTO, buy spirit wear, and pick up pre-paid school supplies (in cafeteria behind PTO table). Then starting at 7pm, visit Athletic Boosters to buy athletic wear and talk with coaches. Looking forward to seeing everyone! 🐾

08/06/2021

These are just a few of the Dowell parents who make a difference in our community by giving their time and talents! Tell them “Thank You” if you see them!!

Jennifer Gilliam, 8th Grade Celebeation
Kara Holt Wade , Academic Enrichment
Lisa Edwards, Parliamentarian
Heidi McCandless, Publicity
Angelena Schwab, Membership
Kelli Mau, Staff Appreciation
Michele Davis, School Supplies
Ann Richter, Membership

These are just a few of the Dowell parents who make a difference in our community by giving their time and talents! Tell them “Thank You” if you see them!!

Jennifer Gilliam, 8th Grade Celebeation
Kara Holt Wade , Academic Enrichment
Lisa Edwards, Parliamentarian
Heidi McCandless, Publicity
Angelena Schwab, Membership
Kelli Mau, Staff Appreciation
Michele Davis, School Supplies
Ann Richter, Membership

08/06/2021

Athletics Wear for purchase order form. This is strongly encouraged for PE and REQUIRED for all athletic periods. Be sure to order enough for your child to wear each day.

You can print out this form and bring to back to school night with payment to speed up the ordering process. There will be forms there too.

Any questions contact [email protected].

Orders after back to school night may be dropped at the front office with payment.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1zPm8CLE4P_Aw23nJLCYEuaJNBLdgaAK7/view?usp=sharing

Dowell Copy Duty Volunteers 2021-22 08/03/2021

Dowell Copy Duty Volunteers 2021-22

Copy Duty Volunteers Needed!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d44a5af22a0f58-dowell

Dowell Copy Duty Volunteers 2021-22 Please review the available slots below and click on the button to sign up. Thank you!

Spirit Wear 08/02/2021

Spirit Wear

2021-22 Dowell spirit wear is now available on our website, use the link below!! Will also be available at Lion Pride Camp on 8/5 and Back to School Night on 8/9! Support your lions today!!

https://dowellpto.membershiptoolkit.com/spiritwear

Spirit Wear Dowell Middle School PTO - McKinney ISD, TX

08/01/2021

Our PTO board and chairpersons are working hard this summer to get 2021-22 off to a great start! Also doing some creative team-building!! 🐾🦁🐾🦁🐾

Our PTO board and chairpersons are working hard this summer to get 2021-22 off to a great start! Also doing some creative team-building!! 🐾🦁🐾🦁🐾

07/28/2021
School Supplies 07/24/2021

School Supplies

SCHOOL SUPPLIES LISTS LINK 🐾😀🐾

https://dowellpto.membershiptoolkit.com/schoolsupplies

School Supplies Dowell Middle School PTO - McKinney ISD, TX

Timeline Photos 07/24/2021

Timeline Photos

07/23/2021

🦁Lion and Lionette Parents/Guardians:

We are 3 weeks away! Please be sure your athlete is eligible and ready to go August 12 by submitting UIL MISD Physical Forms and Rank One Forms.

UIL MISD Physicals

Can be picked up or turned into DMS Main Office

Rank One Forms

Use your students ID # without the S Rank One Forms Link

Athletic Booster Club Gear & Memberships

President, Andrea Schwartz [email protected]

Athletic Wear, Kara Hannon [email protected]

Spirit Wear, Jessica Korolevich [email protected]

Membership, Holly McKay [email protected]

Cross Country Practice

Begins August 13 at 7:15 AM

Football Practice

Begins August 12 during the class period until August 18 before school at 6:45 AM

Volleyball Tryouts

Week of August 23

7th Grade 6:45-8:45 AM

8th Grade 3:15-5:15 PM

Off Season Workouts

Boys begin working out during the class period August 12

Girls begin working out during the class period August 13

Important Parent/Athlete Dates

August 9 – Back to School Night – Gyms - Turn in Physical Forms, Buy Athletic Gear, Meet Coaches, Get Locker, etc. after the 4:30-6 class rotation.

August 16 – MISD General Mandatory Parent Meeting – Main Gym – 6 PM

August 16 – Cross Country Parent Meeting following the General Meeting – Aux Gym

August 16 – Football Parent Meeting following the General Meeting – Main Gym

August 30 – Volleyball Parent Meeting – Main Gym – 6 PM

07/23/2021

Please note time changes! 🐾

Please note time changes! 🐾

[07/22/21]   BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT ON AUG 9th HAS A NEW TIME: 5:30 - 7:00 pm

07/22/2021

Sixth grade lion pride camp is at a NEW TIME!!!

Sixth grade lion pride camp is at a NEW TIME!!!

School Supplies 07/22/2021

School Supplies

https://dowellpto.membershiptoolkit.com/schoolsupplies

VIEW SCHOOL SUPPLIES LISTS ON LINK ABOVE if you’d like to purchase at stores. Please also purchase the bulk list items as the teachers have requested these items be sent in to the classroom to be kept there and used throughout the year. Here are the names of the lists the teachers have made. Be sure to get both regular and bulk list items.

6th
6th bulk
7th
7th bulk
8th
8th bulk
Art 1
Art 1 bulk
Art 2
Art 2 bulk
Art 3
Advanced art
Choir
Orchestra
Spanish
Principles of applied engineering
Principles of information technology

School Supplies Dowell Middle School PTO - McKinney ISD, TX

WinOcular WorkSpace - Login 07/15/2021

WinOcular WorkSpace - Login

Volunteer application/background check is ready for 2021-22 on McKinney ISD website. Please have this updated/passed prior to any volunteering on McKinney ISD campuses.
https://webserv.mckinneyisd.net/workspace/wSpace.exe

WinOcular WorkSpace - Login

Dowell Middle School PTO - McKinney ISD, TX - Login 07/15/2021

Dowell Middle School PTO - McKinney ISD, TX - Login

Who likes to make copies???? Well if you do, then Dowell would love your help! Click on this link then click on Copy Duty and sign up for a regular time every 1-4 weeks! For example, first Tuesdays, second and fourth Thursdays, etc. Thanks in advance for supporting Dowell!

https://dowellpto.membershiptoolkit.com/Open_Forms

Dowell Middle School PTO - McKinney ISD, TX - Login Dowell Middle School PTO - McKinney ISD, TX

07/15/2021

Woot woot!! New Dowell spirit wear is coming soon!! We’ll have inventory to sell at 6th Grade Lion Pride Camp and Back to School Night. Will be available soon for purchase on our website, www.dowellpto.com!!!!!

Woot woot!! New Dowell spirit wear is coming soon!! We’ll have inventory to sell at 6th Grade Lion Pride Camp and Back to School Night. Will be available soon for purchase on our website, www.dowellpto.com!!!!!

07/13/2021

Me again 😊 be sure your notifications are set to receive and see posts in your feed.

Me again 😊 be sure your notifications are set to receive and see posts in your feed.

07/12/2021

[07/12/21]   Parents please be sure to regularly like and/or comment on posts on this page so that you continue to see them in your feed and stay in the loop! 👍🏻

07/08/2021

Still haven’t bought school supplies? No problem! Order packs today through the end of September and packs will be sent directly to your home. And Dowell PTO will receive 3% of your purchase toward our programs for students.

Still haven’t bought school supplies? No problem! Order packs today through the end of September and packs will be sent directly to your home. And Dowell PTO will receive 3% of your purchase toward our programs for students.

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McKinney, TX
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