April 20, 2021 – Dorris Intermediate School special education teacher Vickie Jones was surprised in her classroom with the news that she was named April 2021 Kahok Educator of the Month. The award was presented by Edward Jones Representative Jason Rehg and DIS Principal Kevin Stirnaman. Principal Stirnaman said the following: “Vickie Jones is the teacher of […]
April 2021 – Dorris Intermediate School education assistant Emily Matthews is the illustrator of a published children’s book: Maggie the Monkey Photographer. The book is available on Amazon.
March 2021 – Dorris Intermediate School put together a Virtual STEaM Art Show to showcase “STEMtastic Art” submissions from the 3rd quarter of the 2020-21 school year. 5th Grade Teacher and STEM Education Challenge Sponsor Jason Watts compiled the projects from his “amazing group of students with some fantastic artistic skills.” Click the image below to […]
February 24, 2021 – Two Dorris Intermediate School music students placed in the Top 100 of the 31st Annual Picture the Music Competition sponsored by the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. “Despite the challenges of this school year, more than 6,000 students from 49 schools created artwork inspired by the musical selection. Teachers selected and submitted […]
October 2020 – Dorris Intermediate School announced their main fundraiser for the 2020-21 school year will be a virtual 5K. The event is to be completed by participants between October 10 and November 19, 2020. Cost to participate includes a t-shirt and medal: DIS student $10 DIS Staff Member $15 Community Member $20 For details […]