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Breaking News From Defiance Middle School

In an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, Defiance Middle School will be enacting our Remote Learning Plan, beginning November 23, 2020 and returning to in-person learning December 7, 2020.  We have seen an increase in cases within the middle school in recent days and want to be proactive in protecting students, families, and employees from exposure.

Remote Learning Information

DMS Remote Learning Schedule

1st Period: 8:30-9:00 

2nd Period: 9:10-9:40 

3rd Period: 9:50-10:20 

4th/5th/6th Period: 10:30-11:00 

Lunch: 11:00-11:40* 

7th Period: 11:50-12:20

Study Hall: 12:30-1:00**

8th Period: 1:10-1:40 

9th Period: 1:50-2:20

*Students do not need to be online during lunch time

**Students do not need to be online, but may use this time to reach out to teachers for questions, concerns, or other; 

If you are in need to reach a guidance counselor during the remote learning time, please either email your counselor or fill out the form below.

Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to identify and meet the needs of the whole child, strengthen school-community partnerships, and facilitate the continual learning process.

Students of the Month

Congratulations to the following students on being named Students of the Month at DMS! 

Achieve - Mitchell Bloomfield and Ella Cisco

Success - Isaiah Hernandez and Lauren Walz

Persevere - Jameson Burriss and Olivia Cunningham

Integrity - Abel Rubio and Piper Lacy

Respect - Joshua Limber and Aidre Hill

Excellence - John Kissner and Storie Krebs

Dream Team (Specials) - Lauren Walz and Mitchell Taylor


As a reminder, please update your student InfoSnap information by using the SnapCode that was sent to you.  This takes the place of the paper Emergency Medical Form.  If you have any questions or need another copy of the SnapCode, please call the Middle School office.  

SnapCode Link

SNL/Homework Help

Students have an oppoturnity to stay after school to get caught up on SNL's (Success, Nothing Less) or if they want to work on homework with help from a teacher.  This runs Monday through Thursday from 2:30-3:30 in the Library.  We ask that if students stay that they have a someone available to pick them up at 3:30.  Transportation is not provided by the school. 

Defiance Middle School Parent Letter

We are excited to open school for our new incoming 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. Please click the link to read about our new policies, procedure, schedules and more for the 2020-2021 school year.

Handbook and Supply Lists

Beyond the Bell Before/After School Program

Please click on the link for information regarding the middle school before/after school program. Beyond the Bell begins at the beginning of October.

Changes to Attendance per HB 410

Parent Resources

Please follow the link below to Online Learning Resources.
Facebook RenLearn

Two Hour Delay

All scheduled two-hour delays have been canceled this school year.  
Please adjust your calendars accordingly.

The Middle School Choir Concert scheduled for December 14 at 7:00 PM has been cancelled.

Middle School Calendar



Daily Homework Assignments

7 Blue:  Achieve Homework
7 White:  Persevere Homework 
8 Blue:  Respect Homework 
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