• 2023-24 Back to School Information 

    Welcome to the 2023-2024 school year at Dempsey!

    6th grade Orientations are on Wednesday, August 9th, between 8am and 2:45pm.

    • Families of sixth graders will receive information by email in early August identifying students' team assignments and orientation times.

    • Orientation times are assigned by team and will last approximately one hour.
      • Team 6-1: 8:00am - 9:15am
      • Team 6-2: 9:30am - 10:45am
      • Team 6-3: 12:00pm - 1:15pm
      • Team 6-4: 1:30pm - 2:45pm

    • Attendance at orientation is not required, but families will have the opportunity to view the building, meet staff, and practice lockers.

    • Families of 6th graders who cannot attend during their assigned orientation time can attend later on 8/9 between 4:30pm and 7pm, or on Thursday 8/10 between 8:30am - 11am or 2pm - 4pm.

    7th and 8th grade families can choose from the following times to pick up schedules, pay fees, and turn in required forms:

    • Wednesday, August 9th, from 4:30pm - 7pm
    • Thursday, August 10th, from 8:30am - 11am & 2pm - 4pm

    A reminder to 7th grade families that there are two required vaccinations for incoming 7th graders: Tdap & meningococcal meningitis. Dempsey will again partner with the Delaware General Health District to host an immunization clinic from 4:30pm - 7pm on Wednesday, August 9th. Click here for an informational flyer.

    On Monday, August 28th, families of 7th and 8th graders are invited to attend Open House between 5:00pm - 6:30pm to meet teachers and view the building.

    LifeTouch School Picture Day for all students is Tuesday, August 22nd.


    Back to School Forms

    Delaware City Schools has implemented an online forms portal for parents to complete the majority of back to school forms. In early August, parents can sign into their PowerSchool Parent Account (the same account used to monitor grades) and click on E-collect forms.

    Important Resources
    Link to School Handbooks, Fees & Supply Lists

    Additional Forms to be completed
     (if applicable)
    Transportation Request Form
Last Modified on July 31, 2023