Carlisle Elementary Newsletter
  September 11,  2020 

Bookhub rolled out at Carlisle

Mrs. Abahazi designs mobile cart to deliver books

Back to School (E-Collect) Forms

Log into your PowerSchool Parent Portal to fill the forms out as soon as possible if you have not done so already! (Click here for instructions)

If you need assistance logging into your account, please call the Carlisle School office at 740-833-1450
School Hours 

Elementary school hours are 8:30 a.m. - 2:55 p.m. 
The building will open at 8:00 a.m. for breakfast
Students enter the building at 8:20 a.m.
Tardy bell rings at 8:30 a.m.

Absence Reporting Procedure

Please call the Carlisle office at 740-833-1450 to report your student's absence (the SafeArrival absence reporting system will not be used for the first semester of the 2020-2021 school year).  If you do not report your child's absence by 9:00 a.m. you will receive a phone call from the school office. 
Parent Communication

There are several ways to receive information about Carlisle School and Delaware City Schools.  Please check out the following:
  • District website -
  • Text Messages: to receive text messages from DCS you must opt in by texting the word YES to 67587 from the phone on which you want to receive the message.  The number must match the number we have listed in your students' contact file.  If you receive a message that the number is not in the DCS system, please contact the Carlisle office and request to add your number or make a change to the number we have on file 
  • Carlisle School E-Mail List - Click Here to be redirected to the DCS website and sign up to receive Carlisle newsletters, special bulletins and other important information from Carlisle Elementary 

DCS has upgraded to PaySchools Central to pay for school meals and fees.  You will need to set up a new account in order to use the system, and it accepts both bank account transfers and credit card payments.  

To encourage the use of PaySchools, there will be no convenience fee charged for the first semester.

Carlisle Calendar
Monday, September 14:
Cohort A in-person day

Tuesday, September 15:
Cohort A in-person day

Wednesday, September 16:
Cohort B in-person day

Thursday, September 17:
Cohort B in-person day

Friday, September 18:
Cohort B in-person day

September 24 - 25:
Jug Days - No School
2020 - 2021
School Supply Lists

2020 - 2021 Calendars

UPDATED Back to School Guide: Click Here