Area schools to start soon

Singer High

The Meet and Greet Schedule at Singer High School will be as follows:

Elementary – Monday, Aug. 2 from 5-7 p.m.; Jr. High – Tuesday, Aug. 3 at 5 p.m.; High School – Tuesday, Aug. 3, at 6 p.m.

During Meet and Greet, students may bring their school supplies, meet teachers, pay fees and dues,and pick up test scores. High School students may also get schedules, pay fees, sign Harmless Waiver, get locker assignments and a parking pass.

Spirit shirts went on sale Monday, July 26.

DeQuincy High

DeQuincy High School registration dates for new students will be held on Thursday and Friday, Aug. 5-6, from 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m.

The following documentation must be brought when you register your child:

  1. Birth certificate
  2. Social Security card
  3. Immunization record
  4. Photo identification of student’s parent or guardian
  5. Address verification, including an electric bill and another utility bill showing the household’s street address
  6. Custody papers, if applicable
  7. Report card or transcript from previous school

For more information, contact DeQuincy High School at 337-217-4530 Ext. 5439. Registration may also be completed online at Orientation dates for incoming freshmen and returning students will be announced soon.

DeQuincy Middle

New student registration for students who will be new to DeQuincy Middle School begins Mondyay, Aug. 2, and continues through Friday, Aug. 6 from 8:30 a.m.-12 noon.

You must have a copy of the child’s birth certificate, social security card and shot records. You will also need to supply two proofs of address (an electric bill and another bill). Bring a copy of your child’s last report card.

There will be an orientation for all 6th grade students and their parents on Monday, Aug. 9 at 6 p.m. Students will meet the teachers, get their schedules, drop off supplies, pay fees and learn the DMS Expectations.

Orientation for 7th and 8th grade students and their parents will by on Tuesday, Aug. 10, at 6 p.m. Both orientations will be held in the gym.

Visit the DMS website at to see the links for paying school fees, purchasing t-shirts and PE uniforms and other important beginning of school information.