Book fairs

Fall and Spring book fairs for students to buy new books and fun reading inspired merchandise.

Box Tops for Education

Did you know you can help raise money and make a difference for your child's school simply by purchasing specially marked items? Box Tops for Education is a program where your can earn cash for your child's school by clipping and trimming Box Tops. Every time you purchase a Box Top for Education product, trim the Box Top on the dotted line and send it to school with you child.

Chess & checkers in the Library

Do you enjoy playing chess or checkers? If so, 3rd - 5th Graders who are interested may join us in the library for a game filled morning from 7:30-7:50. Passes are available in the gym and cafeteria.

Field day

The best day of the year!!! Students pair with a buddy and come out to enjoy a day of games and activities.

Grandparents' day

Grandparents' Day celebrates grandparents of our Dorsey students. They are invited to come to school with their grandchild and enjoy a morning of special activities and performances.

Read Across America

Students try to read 3,300 books (1 book for each mile across America) during a two week period. Classes compete to see who can read the most!

Reading night (K-2)

A special night for K-2 students and families. Special reading centers are set up throughout the school for families to enjoy. Activities range from make and take projects to computer based programs.

Safety patrol

Our 5th grade Safety Patrol students assist students getting out of their cars safely in the mornings.

Spelling bee

Dorsey's 5th graders compete in a Spelling Bee to see who will move on to the District Level.

Turkey Trot

The annual Dorsey Turkey Trot is on the day before our Thanksgiving Break. Students and families gobble and run/walk on a course around our school grounds.

Veterans Day program

Dorsey families celebrate Veterans Day with a special program. Veterans are honored with music from our choir and a special assembly.