DFMS News

A Peek Into The Classroom

A Peek Into The Classroom

Berit Harwood, Staff Writer

This year 6th graders in Mrs. Hickey’s classroom learned the essential life skill of being an informed voter.   The unit focused on how learning about a subject can help you ma...

December 12, 2016

The Future is NAO

The Future is NAO

November 14, 2016

Those who’ve been to the library or Mr. Feller’s Language and Literature class may have seen a glimpse of the future.  Students recently recently to...

Coming Soon to the DFMS Stage…Fame Jr.

November 2, 2016

After the huge success of Legally Blonde Jr. in 2015, Dobbs Ferry Middle School is back with another musical.  This time it’s the 80s hit, Fame Jr! ...

“Never Ever” Bully!

“Never Ever” Bully!

March 16, 2016

On January 3rd, Keenan West came to Dobbs Ferry Middle School to talk to middle school students about bullying. This was not the usual discussion, thoug...

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Opinion

Students give The Giver a review YA movie adaptations, and whether or not they work.

Ava Neumaier, Staff Writer

Recently, the sixth grade, after finishing Lois Lowry’s The Giver, went down to the auditorium to watch its movie adaptation. Released in 2014, the movie The Giver gained mixe...

February 27, 2017

Take a Chance on Counting By 7s

February 6, 2017

The amazing Willow Chance, the heroine of Holly Goldberg Sloan’s Counting by 7s, is an eleven year girl who i...

From the Star Wars Files: Is Master Syfo-Dyas Supreme Leader Snoke?

From the Star Wars Files: Is Master Syfo-Dyas Supreme Leader Snoke?

December 12, 2016

There have been many theories for the identity of the mysterious Supreme Leader Snoke. Guesses have rang...

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them: A Wizarding Wonder

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them: A Wizarding Wonder

December 8, 2016

November 18th marked the release of a new wizard, Newt Scamander, in the spin-off movie Fantastic Be...

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A&E

Two Eggs and Salt

Sofia Bolanos, Staff Writer

I walked into the kitchen, the floorboards creaking underneath me. The sound was eerie and mysterious. Although I knew that familiar sound, it sent chills down my back. Go...

March 27, 2017

What If….?

March 13, 2017

Welcome to “What If..!” the hottest new set of articles EVER!! Each article we acquire two subjects...

Students give The Giver a review YA movie adaptations, and whether or not they work.

February 27, 2017

Recently, the sixth grade, after finishing Lois Lowry’s The Giver, went down to the auditorium to watch...

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Community News

Fun Things to Do During the Winter Season

Fiona Joslin, Staff Writer

Do you ever get dreary during the winter? Do you ever long to play outside and enjoy the hot sun again. Never fear! Here are 5 cool activities to make your winter pleasurable...

March 27, 2017

Indoor Pumpkin Fair A Success Nonetheless!

Indoor Pumpkin Fair A Success Nonetheless!

November 21, 2016

On October 22nd,  Springhurst Elementary School held it’s annual festival, the Pumpkin Fair! This ...

Powerball Fever Spreads into Dobbs Ferry

January 11, 2016

Powerball fever is gripping the country. This week’s jackpot is a record - $1.3 billion! And it may get ...

PTSA Pumpkin Fair 2015

December 6, 2015

This year's Dobbs Ferry PTSA Pumpkin Fair was a blast. The Pumpkin Fair is an annual fundraiser for the...

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Sports

Word on the Street…Storck’s Fearless Baseball Prognostications

Daniel Storck, Staff Writer

Baseball is back! With Opening Day gone already, MLB teams are preparing for a season better than the last. Here are my picks for the upcoming year.     B...

May 2, 2016

Spieth Collapse Paves Way For Unlikely Masters Champion

May 2, 2016

The Collapse of Jordan. Sounds like a blockbuster, huh? That’s exactly what happened at the 2016 Ma...

Villanova Wins NCAA Tournament on Stunning Buzzer-Beater!

May 2, 2016

“Inbound… Arcidiacono dribbles down, pick by Ochefu, drops it off to Jenkins… Jenkins shoots for the c...

Word on the Street: Storck’s Sweet Sixteen Predictions!

March 22, 2016

And then there were 16. The NCAA tournament field has narrowed down even further. As we have a short bre...

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