Cox's 8th grade Corner

Meet the Teacher:Hello everyone! I pray even with restrictions you had a great summer break. I am Kay Newsome Cox; and have been in education 30 plus years. I am honored to say that this is my 6th year at DACS, which is an awesome school. I have been afforded the opportunity to graduate from East Carolina University and North Carolina Wesleyan College. I am grateful and super excited to start another adventurous school term with such intelligent young students. Oh, the Places You'll Go! Our goals are for everyone to succeed and be at the top of the class. Alright let's get our year started right and "Sail to Success".

Mission Statement: To positively provide a safe and quality education with high

expectations so that we can excel and grow

Daily Schedule-DACS Middle School

8:00-10:30 am - Block A

10:30-11:10 am -Block B

11:10-11:50 am- Lunch

11:50 am - 1:30 pm Block B

1:30-2:30 Power Hour


Every other Friday we will have Early Dismissal. Our schedule for Friday is the following

8:00- 10:00 Block A

10:00- 12:00 Block B

Specials will be at 1:15- 1:45 every other week.( NO specials on early dismissal days)

Please contact me at 919 581 0128 or email at

Contact hours are from 2:30-3:30 pm daily

safety measure for covid19

  • Wash your hands and in-between fingers for 20 seconds

  • Sanitize or use alcohol of 60% or 70%

  • Wear face masks or face shield

  • Cover coughs and sneezes with tissues or your elbow and then wash hands.

  • Avoid touching your mouth, nose or eyes with unwashed hands.

  • Disinfect commonly touched surfaces with household disinfectant, following label instructions.

School calendar 2020-2021

parent teacher conferences

Please call the school contact number or send me an email to schedule conferences or to voice any concerns.