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Safe2Say Something tip line

Pa. Attorney General Josh Shapiro has launched the Safe2Say Something tip line throughout the state. The youth violence prevention program teaches people how to recognize signs of when young people may be threats to themselves or others.  We will be training our students and staff in the coming months and distributing information as it becomes available through the AG’s office.    More +

Deer Lakes School Board re-elects Lupone, Buck to leadership posts

The Deer Lakes School Board re-elected William A. Lupone, Jr. and Louis W. Buck as its president and vice president respectively at its annual reorganization meeting for 2019.  They each held those posts last year as well.   More +

New Future Ready PA Index shows Deer Lakes students well prepared for career and college readiness

Pennsylvania’s new school evaluation tool, the Future Ready PA Index, demonstrates that Deer Lakes School District students are acquiring the vital skills and essential knowledge needed for success in their future endeavors. The Future Ready PA Index measures college and career readiness, such as industry-based learning and access to rigorous courses of study, student academic improvement, and growth on a variety of indicators – reducing the reliance on standardized test scores as the sole measurement of a school’s success.   More +

Deer Lakes earns rare distinction as a Google Reference District

Deer Lakes School District superintendent Dr. Janell Logue-Belden announced at the October school board meeting that Deer Lakes has become the 10th school district in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and just the second in Allegheny County to achieve the designation as a Google Reference District. More +

PA Dept. of Agriculture film crew visits Deer Lakes

Over the past few days, a documentary film crew from Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture has visited Deer Lakes schools to highlight the district’s farm-to-school programs. More +

Upcoming Events

Contact Deer Lakes MS

17 East Union Road
Cheswick, PA 15024
Phone: 724.265.5310
Attendance Line: Option 1
Fax: 724.265.3711
Hours of Operation
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday:
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

School Hours:

Monday - Friday:
7:45 a.m. - 2:33 p.m.

Quick Contacts

Secretary: Judy Tatrn
E: jtatrn@deerlakes.net
P: 724.265.5310 Ext. 3623

Principal: David Campos
E: dcampos@deerlakes.net
P: 724.265.5310 Ext. 3621
Twitter: @DLMSPrincipal 
 
Asst. Principal: Samantha Abate
E: sabate@deerlakes.net
P: 724.265.5310 Ext. 3622

School Counselor: Jackie Jaros
P: 724.265.5310 Ext. 3670

Nurse: Lisa Bowen RN, BSN, CSN
E: lbowen@deerlakes.net
P: 724.265.5310 Ext. 3681

Our Mission:

The Deer Lakes Middle School is committed to providing ongoing, comprehensive educational and social opportunities within a safe and caring environment.  The administration, teachers, staff, parents/guardians, and students are dedicated to working in partnership with the community and support services to meet the diverse needs of middle school students.  We believe that this partnership will enable students to reach their full potential as responsible and productive students in an ever changing technological and multicultural society.