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DuPont Middle School's online newsletter!

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Student Contributors

Read poetry from our 2015 Panther Press Competition winners and new student contributors, Mary Canterbury (1st), Colby Johnson (2nd), and Lauren Deardorff (3rd).

Visual Arts winners, Raven White (1st), Trinity Carver (2nd), and Lizzy Baldwin (3rd), are displayed in the slide show above.

Congratulations to these students! 


Common TESTING Words to Know!

  • Listed are words that will help you when completing assignments, taking standardized tests, and working in a classroom environment! 
  • Analyze [anl-iz] To look over and examine in careful detail. Inspect, study or scrutinize. We need to analyze our results more carefully.
    Posted Apr 27, 2017, 6:11 AM by Kathy Coyle
  • Infer [in-fur] What do you think? Read between the lines; Use the clues; What if?The house was so bare that we could infer that the family had moved.
    Posted May 16, 2014, 8:36 AM by KATHY COYLE
  • Estimate [es-tuh-meyt] Roughly calculate the quantity or value; a "good guess."Estimate the area of the rectangle using the information given.
    Posted Oct 8, 2013, 9:17 AM by KATHY COYLE
  • Omit [oh-mit] To leave out or leave undone.Submit your answer, being careful not to omit the heading from your paper.
    Posted Sep 13, 2013, 8:01 AM by Kathy Coyle
  • Justify [juhs-tuh-fahy] To defend, validate, or uphold.Be sure to justify your answer with specific examples.
    Posted Sep 3, 2013, 12:35 PM by Kathy Coyle
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