DFMS Students Get Creative With DI!

Alisha Pandya, Staff Writer

April 19, 2012

Filed under A&E, DFMS News, Student Life, Top Stories

Some people wonder, What is Destination Imagination (DI)? DI is a club, which is mainly based on three elements: creativity, teamwork and imagination. Each year in DI there are a couple of different ‘challenges’. Typicall...

Successful Seventh Grade Actress Following in Family’s Footsteps

Cartie Werthman, Staff Writer

April 19, 2012

Filed under A&E, Student Life, Top Stories

Everyone has done things they are proud of, but few can check off acting in movies, television shows and commercials. Meet Isa Alexander, current seventh grader at Dobbs Ferry Middle School.  Since Alexander was four, she has...

The 8th Grade Friends of Rachel Club Spreads Kindness to the Community

Elizabeth Bloom, Staff Writer

April 18, 2012

Filed under DFMS News, Student Life, Top Stories

The 8th grade Friends of Rachel Club has taken action! On Tuesday, March 6th, the 8th grade Friends of Rachel Club (F.O.R Club) conducted a fundraiser called “Hands that Touch Hearts” that raised money for good causes. Ea...

Sixth Grader a True “People Person”

Sam DeCarlo, Staff Writer

April 5, 2012

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Have you ever wanted to travel around the world but stopped yourself in the process convincing yourself it would never happen?  Well, this dream is going to become a reality for a student at our very own Dobbs Ferry Middle School. ...

Periodic Table Comes to Life in Sixth Grade Science

Tiko Mkheidze and Julia Hartheimer

April 5, 2012

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A lot of students pass by Ms. Johansen's (6th Grade science teacher) room.  If you do happen to walk by it you might notice this thing on the wall.  A big thing.  Well, this thing was made by all the sixth graders for scien...

March Fashion Focus – Tiko Mkheidze

Tiko Mkheidze, Columnist, Staff Writer

March 27, 2012

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Staff writer Tiko Mkheidze will be keeping us informed of the latest fashion trends in her monthly column called Fashion Focus.  Here is Tiko's addition for March:   Hollister, Abercrombie, and Forever 21… What do they ...

Middle School Talent Show Showcases Top Talent

Sam DeCarlo, Staff Writer

March 27, 2012

Filed under A&E, Community News, Student Life

On Friday, March 9th, at 7pm, 23 performers stepped on stage.  Some were nervous, some were excited, and some just didn’t know what to feel.  All in all, these feelings disappeared once they started performing. The perfor...

Diversity and Creativity the Theme For Eighth Grade Career Day

Alex Rosillo, Staff Writer

March 19, 2012

Filed under Community News, Student Life, Top Stories

Most eighth graders most don’t know what they want to do when they grow up. In Dobbs Ferry Middle School, eighth graders have the opportunity to participate in Career Day. People with various occupations come into the school and speak about their jo...

The Friends of Rachel Club Activates Chain Reaction of Kindness

Elizabeth Bloom, Staff Writer

February 13, 2012

Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

  What if our whole entire school treated each other kindly? We all treated each other with respect and you didn’t have to worry about a friend or an enemy coming up to you and saying something nasty. Simply put, kindness...

Truss Designs Bridge Gap Between Learning and Fun

Cartie Werthman, Staff Writer

February 1, 2012

Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

          Where in the school can you find architects and carpenters? For most middle schools, the answer would be that you could not. In Mr. Kaminski’s eighth grade technology class at Dobbs Ferry Middle School, however, you...

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