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August 2023 Newsletter
Dear FMS Families,

It's that time again....only 4 weeks until the first day of school on September 5! Our staff and I are excited to see you and your children again soon. If you haven't reserved your child's spot, please do so right away! Space is limited!

If you have questions about the upcoming school year, please let me know. Read on to learn about all the great things happening at FMS!
-Erika Hemphill, Director
Back to School Orientation! Saturday, 8/26/23
Small Group Meetings In Person 9:00am-10:30am

Orientation will take place in person from 9:00a-10:30a with your child's teacher in their classroom. You will be assigned a meeting time. Please keep your eye on your Brightwheel messages for your assigned meeting time. If you are unable to come during your meeting time or prefer to meet virtually, please schedule a Zoom meeting with your teacher for a later date. You and your child will meet your new teacher and classmates, take a look at your new classroom, and ask questions!

See you there!

The Kona Ice Truck and a bounce house will be on site at the Back to School Orientation!
Snow cone truck
Now Enrolling for the 2023-2024 School Year
For 55 years, First Methodist School has served the families of the Best Southwest area and we are excited about what the new school year holds!
To enroll for the upcoming school year, please click here. We will continue to offer the finest in academic programs, Christian enrichment, and social/emotional growth for our students.
Telling others about our school pays! Click here for referral discount information!
Extended Hours Available
For our families who need an earlier start and later end to the school day, we offer Stay & Play hours. Early drop off starts at 7:00 am and afternoon Stay & Play hours are offered from 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm. Please stop by or call the school office for more information.
First United Methodist Church Duncanville
FMS is a ministry of First United Methodist Church Duncanville. See the church website to learn more!
Open Table
Open Table is an opportunity for a free meal every Saturday night of each month at 5:00 p.m. to 6: p.m. in a drive through format. This meal is open to the public and all are invited. It is a growing mission where different classes and groups of the church serve meals on Saturday evenings. Care packages are given out. To learn more, click here.
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Download the app to keep in touch with the school, your teacher, pay tuition, and check your student in and out of school
To link your Kroger card to FMS, click here
Car decals available! Show your FMS pride!
403 S. Main St.,
Duncanville, TX 75116
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