2012-2013 DeMatha Parents' Organization
S. Kathryn Allen and Kristina Deignan, Co-Presidents
Family Mentor Program
Millie West-Wiggins, Chairperson
Tamala Reynolds, Vice-Chairperson
Faculty Moderators - Fr. James Day, O.SS.T., Rector
Peggy Stawinski, Catering Director
Contact Information: email@example.com or 240-764-2180
DeMatha's 3rd Annual Holiday Bazaar and Craft Fair
Do you need to get a start on your holiday shopping? On December 1st DeMatha's Antler Room will host over 40 vendors with a variety of items that would make lovely holiday gifts for friends and family members. This event promises to be a day filled with fellowship, refreshments, and festive holiday shopping with something for everyone! All are welcome to attend.
If you are interested in selling holiday gifts, services, or crafts at the event please fill out a registration form (there is a link to the form on this page). The fee is $30.00 per table. Registration forms need to be submitted by Wednesday, November 21st.
Freshmen and Transfer Parents - Welcome to DeMatha!
If you are interested in getting to know the school from a parent perspective, we will gladly put you in touch with a Parent Mentor. These mentors are parents of students currently enrolled in DeMatha, and will be able to answer your questions and provide first-hand advice and guidance for you and your son as you navigate through your first year at DeMatha. Should you have a question prior to being contacted by your parent mentor, feel free to email the DeMatha Parent Organization at firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 240.764.2180.
Are you interested in being a Parent Mentor?
Your experience as a current parent is the only requirement! Please email Millie West-Wiggins or Tamala Reynolds, the DM Freshman/Transfer Family Mentor Program Chairpersons, at email@example.com with your name, son's name and grade, address, and contact phone number if you are interested. Please put "Parent Mentor Volunteer" in the subject line.
New! DeMatha Jewelry for Men and Women
The DPO is proud to introduce a line of 14K gold or sterling silver jewelry for men and women. Dickinson Jewelers in Dunkirk, Maryland, is now offering DeMatha tie tacks, earrings, lapel pins, pendants and charms, with a percentage of each sale benefitting the DPO. Sherrie Sunderland, Arlaine Freeman, and Kathy Dickinson at Dickinson's will be glad to assist you. Complete details
Support in the Community
Learn more about supporting DeMatha through programs at Giant, Safeway, Target, Office Depot, IGive, SchoolPop and GoodSearch here.
DeMatha License Plates - Show Your Pride!
Through the work of the DPO, DeMatha organizational plates are now available from the Maryland MVA. The only cost is the MVA charge of $25. For details and form, call 240-764-2221 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stay in Touch with Parent Alert Emails
Receive updated information about school events, cancellations, activities and more by signing up for the Parent Alert. Information.
Interested in the accomplishments of DeMatha students and alumni?
Subscribe to the DeMatha Express, sent every Thursday via email. Send an email to email@example.com and ask to receive the Express.
Volunteer with The DeMatha Parents' Organization!The DPO is always looking for fathers and mothers interested in assisting with its many projects.Email firstname.lastname@example.org, or leave a message at 240-764-2180.
Ways to Support DeMatha
There are several ways to support DeMatha through workplace giving, local merchants and online shopping. More Information.
Inclement Weather Policy
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DPO Past Officers
2011-2012 DeMatha Parents' Organization
Rosilyn (Roz) King, President
DeMatha After Prom Party Sponsored by the DPO - APRIL 28, 2012
The DeMatha Parents' Organization will once again host the After Prom Party on April 28, 2012 from 12 a.m. until 5:00 a.m. at Dave and Buster’s located in Arundel Mills, Hanover, MD. This event is open to all DeMatha juniors, seniors and their guests. Bus transportation will be provided for the students from the University of Maryland Conference Center (where the prom is being held) to Dave & Buster’s at Arundel Mills and then back to the University of Maryland Conference at 5:00 am Students must arrive to the After Prom no later than 1:15 a.m. and will be required to sign in and show DeMatha school identification. Students are not allow to leave early without the approval of parents and there will be no reentry to this event. The tradition of a supervised after prom party is designed to provide a safe and fun-filled celebration for deserving students, away from the temptations and pressures often present at private events. Please encourage your student to participate in this evening of fun. There are lots of great prizes and give-ways. Your continued support of this activity is appreciated!