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First middle school PTO DeFo Dash a success

The DeForest Area Middle School PTO raised over $11,000 at their first annual DeFo Dash, held on Saturday, May 6. The successful fundraiser from the 5K walk/run helped the PTO reach their goal of $25,000 to complete renovation of the … Continue reading

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DASD libraries featured as BadgerLink’s Library of the Month

Congratulations to the Library Media Specialists in our school district: Margi Wachowiak (high school), Laura Shucha (middle school), and Jamey Stanosz/Dana Franco (elementary schools).  Their libraries were chosen as BadgerLink’s Library of the Month for December 2016! According to Gail Murray, Content … Continue reading

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Middle school chair auction begins this month

The DeForest Area Middle School 7/8 Library Chair Auction is scheduled for August 29 through September 11 (note new, extended date!).  This exciting fundraiser will support renovation of the library that serves 7th and 8th grade students.  According to librarian … Continue reading

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DAMS Chair Auction begins August 29!

Here’s a sneak peek at one of the chairs, designed by Whitney Volker, a 2002 DAHS graduate. Whitney majored in studio art from Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa.  Her current work has been focused around cityscape recycled paper collages. … Continue reading

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DAMS LMC Chair Auction – call for artists!

The DeForest Area Middle School 7/8 Library is in the midst of an exciting renovation that will bring student resources, access, and library furnishing up-to-date. As part of this renovation, the current wood library chairs will be retired. It was … Continue reading

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MES celebrates Bookmobile/Library Week

Julie Harrier’s 1st/2nd grade class from Morrisonville Elementary School recently celebrated National Bookmobile Day and National Library week with their Bookmobile driver, Todd Cox. The Bookmobile brings to the school a new bin or two of requested books every Friday during … Continue reading

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DASD annual meeting & public hearing on proposed 2015-16 budget

Monday, July 27, 7:00 pm Please join us to learn more about the school district’s proposed budget for 2015-16. The annual meeting and budget hearing will be held in the DeForest Area Public Library’s Community Room, 203 Library Street, DeForest. More information and … Continue reading

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