Besides the traditional favorites like tetherball and four square, students at Dickinson Elementary School and Explorer Community School enjoyed another game at recess this past spring: chess.
The district has a number of committees that engage community members in providing advice to the district in several different areas.
Community Tech Advisory Committee (CTAC) - An informal forum for community members to learn about initiatives and to provide feedback to the district as it develops and implements technology.
Community Truancy Boards - Help families address obstacles that prevent students from attending school.
Instructional Materials Committee - Recommends instructional materials to the board of directors.
Design and Construction Advisory Committee - Provides industry expert advice on new school design.
School/District Communications Advisory - Brings together district communications staff with individuals doing communications for schools and PTSAs.