• Happy birthday, Mr. Dooley!

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  • "Red Alert" Don't Do Drugs

    Wear RED clothing

    Wrist bands will be passed out to students

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  • Happy birthday, Mrs. Sanchez!

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  • "Our School is Drug Free"

    Wear SCHOOL COLORS (turquoise,black,gray and white)

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    Wear your pajamas to school (no stuffed animals"

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  • Happy birthday, Ms. Cisco!

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  • "Team Up Against Drugs"

    Wear your favorite team T-Shirt or Jersey 

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  • "Put a Cap on Drugs!"

    Wear Hats/Caps

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  • Gym

    Halloween Parade

    Halloween Parade in the gym at 1:00

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  • Picture Retakes

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  • Mobile Dinosaur Museum

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  • Veterans' Day-No School

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  • Thanksgiving Dinner

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  • Thanksgiving Break-No School

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  • Happy birthday, Ms. Frank!

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  • Gym

    Spelling Bee at 9:00

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  • Winter Program

    View Culture Programs in classrooms from 4:45-5:30---- Music Program will start at 5:45
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  • Happy birthday, Ms. Lee!

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  • End of 2nd Quarter

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  • Christmas Day

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Vision, Mission, and Motto

  • The loyal LOBO pack devours knowledge, runs down challenges, and howls with pride.

  • The LOBO community will enthusiastically strive for excellence by working together to nurture global citizens.

  • The loyal LOBO pack devours knowledge and howls with pride. So, let’s hear you howl to show your LOBO side!

From the Principal



Fall Festival 1, 2, 3

A big thanks to DSE staff, parents, community members, and students who made the first annual Fall Festival 1, 2, 3 a success.  Over 100 persons were in attendance for fun math academics and food on Monday, October 9, 2017.


Upcoming Events at DSE

Red Ribbon Week: October 23 -27: Students are allowed to wear special clothing during that week.  Please see information listed on Lobo Newsletter.


Halloween Parade:  Parents and grandparents come view the students during the Halloween Parade at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, October 31, in the gym.  Students will be allowed to wear their costume and join the parade around the gym.  Judges will award various costume categories.  Students should Not wear costumes to school.  Students should dress-up appropriately for school parade.  No extremely scary masks, no fake blood, no real or fake weapons.


Picture Retakes take place on Wednesday, November 1, 2017.


Thanksgiving Dinner at DSE on Tuesday, November 14, 2017


Music Concert: May 25, 2017

Semester Bike Winners for Attendance

For the first semester, each student that did not miss a day of school for a month got their names put into a drawing for a bike.  Students could have had their names placed into the drawing in August, September, October,  November, and December 2016,  The winners for the second semester are the following students:

  • Mckallise Francisco-Boys-K-2
  • Kiersten Barton-Girls-K-2
  • Clayton Thompson-Boys-3-5
  • Tiana Tom-Girls 3-5

January, February, March, and April, 2016

  • Garett Skeet-Boys K-2
  • Tom Chatto-Boys  3-5
  • Delijah Whitewater-Girls K-2
  • Trinity Francis-Girls 3-5

August, September, October, November, and December, 2015:

  • Braylon Josley-Boys K-2
  • Onyx Richards-Boys 3-5
  • Cleanna Williams-Girls K-2
  • Makayla Pat-Girls 3-5

January, February, March, and April 2015:

  • Joseph Farris-Boys K-2
  • Aaron Douglas-Boys 3-5
  • Sara Douglass-Girls K-2
  • Desireay Garcia-Girls 3-5

August, September, October, November, and December, 2014:

  • Jonathan Lee-Boys K-2
  • Lamont Whitewater-Boys 3-5
  • Raine Begay-Girls K-2
  • Rachael Tsosie-Girls 3-5

Notice of Non-Discrimination

Gallup-McKinley County Schools (GMCS) recognizes the diversity and worth of all individuals regardless of national origin, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation in any educational programs, activities or employment. GMCS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability or age in its programs and activities. GMCS provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: 504 District Contact—Tim Bond,  505-721-1018; Title IX —Ronald Donkersloot, Director of Personnel, 505-721-1061