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Awards Day Feb. 19

February 19th- Awards Day- in the gym.

     9:15- Grades 3-5

    10:00- Grades 6-8



Down East Middle School is hosting the Carteret County Cheerleading Competition. The five middle school teams will be competing against each other. There will be concessions and the Surf Shack truck will be on site serving cheeseburgers and shrimp burgers. The action starts at 5:30 so come early for good parking, good seating, great food and some amazing showmanship!


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Please help support our school by clipping BoxTops. Each one is $.10! Deadline to turn them in: Tuesday, February 27th




Kindergarten registration will be held Thursday, February 22, 2018 at Smyrna Elementary School 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm- 

  Please bring your child's birth certificate, shot record, proof of address (a utility bill), and your child.  Children already enrolled in Pre-K still need to register for Kindergarten.  


Down East, Atlantic, Harkers Island, Smyrna
Wednesday, March 21, 2018   1:00-6:00 pm
Smyrna Elementary   729-2301
174 Marshallberg Rd. Smyrna, NC


Your child must be 4 years old on or before August 31, 2018.
Bring: Child, Child’s “ Certified” Birth Certificate and Proof of Income
*Children will be screened at Registration!*


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Normal Hours

School Office hours:
Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

School Hours for Students: 
7:35 a.m. first bell
  7:40 a.m. tardy bell
p.m. dismissal

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