Johnny Schmucker, President of the Dumas ISD School Board, announces on behalf of the Board that the Lone Finalist for the position of superintendent for Dumas ISD is Monty Hysinger. Mr. Hysinger currently serves as superintendent of Clarendon ISD, a position he has held for sixteen years. Mr. Hysinger has been in education for 26 years and has spent all of those years in the High Plains, including teaching/coaching in Canyon ISD and serving as the Junior High principal in Floydada ISD. Read the full press release.
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The Dumas After School Program
The Dumas After School Program/Yes To Kids is a licensed childcare center that provides affordable childcare at all the elementary campuses in Dumas and Dumas Intermediate School. Click here to learn about how to enroll a child and more information about the program.
New to Dumas Schools
If you are new to Dumas, Cactus, Etter or the surrounding Dumas Schools area, come to the Enrollment Center located at 421 W. 4th Street in Dumas and enroll your children in school. Be sure to bring birth certificates and other important documents that will be needed. You can call the center at 935-6461.
2014-15 School Supply Lists
Grades Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade
Student Dress Code
Grades PreK thru 4 English Spanish
Grades 5 thru 12 English Spanish
DHS 10th-12th Grade Course Book
Learn about the course offerings for Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors in the 2014-15 School Year.
DHS 9th Grade Course Book
Learn about the course offerings for Freshman in the 2014-15 School Year.
Picture IDs Required
As part of the school safety program, parents and others will be asked to present a photo ID when entering the school or picking up a child. This is already being done in our schools with success. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Student Code of Conduct
Click here to read and print a copy
Elementary and Secondary Menus
Click here to see the Elementary and Secondary menus and the food service web page.
Online Payments for Meals
Click here to make payments for your child's or children's lunch.
txConnect Parent Portal
Access information regarding your child's or children's progress.
Bullying and Harassment
How does one report bullying or harassment? To report an incident of bullying or harassment please contact a campus administrator or use the reporting feature found in the StayAlert School Safety Program.
DHS Counseling, Testing, and Scholarship Information For Students
STARR and TAKS Reviews
Biology, Chemistry, English 1 Reading, English 1 Writing, English 1 Writing Prompt, Physics, World Geography
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
Notice of Release of Information
Vaccination Information for Students
Make sure your children are up to date with their vaccinations. Students entering Kindergarten and Seventh grade must meet school vaccination requirements. Call 1-800-252-9152 for information on vaccines your children need.
Protect Against The Flu
Click for information from the district's School Health Advisory Council about the flu virus in English and Spanish.
Parent Involvement Policy
The District's Policy begins: "...Everyone gains if school and home work together to promote high achievement for our children."
Parent Involvement Newsletters
Bus Drivers Needed
Job Description - Operate a school bus that transports students and other authorized personnel to and from schools or other designated locations. Ensure safe and orderly transportation of students on assigned route. Valid Texas commercial driver’s license (Class B), with the following endorsements: S, Passenger, Air Brakes. Must be 18 years of age, Ability to pass alcohol and drug test, Ability to: complete required bus driver safety training, to follow written and verbal instructions, to communicate effectively, to manage student behavior and operate a bus. Knowledge of student discipline procedure. Click here to apply
Become a Substitute Teacher at Dumas ISD
As easy as: 1. Submit your application online, 2. Prior to the next upcoming training you will be notified by email to schedule an interview time and 3. Attend a substitute training (the next training session is Sept. 23 in the DHS library at 4:00). Click here to begin!
School Board Meetings
Agendas and summaries of board meetings are on the School Board web page.
Tax Abatement Applicants
Click here to search the list of tax abatement applicants at the Texas Comptrollers Office.
Dumas ISD received a 'Met Standard' rating by the Texas Education Agency in 2014. Click here to see campus ratings, state report cards for the district and campuses and other TEA reports. See Federal Report Cards for the state, district and campuses.
DHS Hall of Fame
The Hall of Fame recognizes graduates and those who have served Dumas High School. Learn more and how to nominate someone for this honor.
Class Reunion Announcements
Click to see the list of classes announcing reunions.
For Sale at Online Auction
Click on the For Sale link to see if the district has any items posted for sale by online auction.
Bad Weather Announcements
The Superintendent has released a letter of the procedures that will be followed if we are under the threat of a tornado.
Winter Weather Procedures
The Superintendent has released a letter stating that announcements for bus and school schedules on bad winter weather days will be made on this web page, KVII Ch 7, the Dumas ISD twitter (dumasisd), the Dumas ISD facebook and KDDD 95.3 FM as early as 6:00 on the mornings we are experiencing snow or ice.
STaR Chart Survey
2014 Staff Computer Purchase Program
Click here to learn about the offerings in this program and get an order form if you are interested in making a purchase.
Teacher Resource Center (TRC) Changes
Beginning Monday, November 3rd, the TRC will be open Monday-Thursday from 7:30am-8:30am and on Fridays from 7:30am-4:00pm. Melissa Washington, the RtI Reading Teaching Assistant at DJHS, will in the Center during those hours and at her DJHS job at other times.
Employee Benefits Hub
COPSync911 User Guide
The COPSync911 user guide video gives information on when to use the program and how it program works. (Login required. Pause the video and let it load if the video stops and starts when playing)
Access your educator certificates.
A link to the eduforia! login screen can be found in the online resources menu above.
Stafford Loan Forgiveness Program for Teachers
The Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program is intended to encourage individuals to enter and continue in the teaching profession. Click for information and an application.
Check out the Instrutional Technology web page and information under the District Offices menu above!
Snack Pak 4 Kids - info
Program Email address - firstname.lastname@example.org
Workplace Videos and Training
Training materials for Working Around Blood, Conflict Resolution, Sexual Harrasment, Food Allergies, Youth Mental Health, Child Sexual Abuse and Reporting Child Abuse.
Windows 8.1 Tutorial
Reporting Child Abuse
Reporting child abuse online - Click Here
Phone - 1-800-252-5400
Acceptable Use Policy for Technology
Access the policy.
Texas Eduction Code: Safe Schools - Discipline
Chapter 37 of the Texas Education Code under Subtitle G: Safe Schools describes the standards of discipline for Texas schools. Click to read the chapter.
Region 16 Education Service Center
Texas Education Agency
Texas University Interscholastic League (UIL)
U.S. Department of Education
TX Legislature Online