Welcome to Deer Park Middle Magnet School.  Deer Park Middle Magnet School is a learning community that inspires every individual to rise above every challenge, every day. We are Dedicated, Prepared, Motivated, Mindful, and Successful.   We strive for excellence and look forward to working with our students, families, and community.  Thank you for partnering with us for our students' success.

 - Dr. Kandice Taylor, Principal

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Virtual Magnet Open House

On Wednesday, October 21st, from 6:00 - 7:00 pm, DPMMS will be hosting a Virtual Open House for our Magnet programs, including Theater Arts, Dance, STEM, Instrumental and Vocal Music, Visual Art, Mass Communication, and World Language. 

Click here for a flyer with additional information and links to join. 
Click here to join the meeting on Microsoft Teams (not active until 6:00 pm, October 21st) 


Parent/Teacher Conference Night and Interim Grades

First Quarter interim grades are now posted on Schoology. These grades may change as teachers continue to update grades. 
Parent Teacher Conference Night will be held on October 22, 2020 from 4-6 pm by appointment only. 

As always, you may schedule conferences with teachers for other dates. Please contact teachers on an individual basis to do so. 


Back to School 2020-2021 Info 

DPMMS will be holding virtual classes for all students during the first semester of the 2020-2021 school year. Please check for additional details on virtual instruction. 

Click on the links below to see information available about the 2020-2021 school year at DPMMS. 
2020-2021 Virtual Bell Schedule *Updated*
2020-2021 School Supply List

Support for Virtual Instruction at DPMMS: 
Parent Information - Google Meet and Schoology
Virtual Meeting Best Practices

DPMMS Magnet Virtual Showcase

Interested in applying to the DPMMS Magnet Program for the 2021-2022 school year? Click the link below to review our Magnet Virtual Showcase. The video provides an overview of our magnet course offerings at Deer Park Middle Magnet School. (If you have trouble opening the video, please make sure you are using Google Chrome as your browser.) Please join us for a virtual information session on October 21, 2020 at 6:00pm. A link to the session will be provided the day of the session.

Click here to view the DPMMS Magnet video

Please direct any questions to Crystal Patillo, DPMMS Magnet Coordinator. (

AVID Application 

AVID is a program dedicated to supporting students as they prepare for higher education. Students are taught study skills, note-taking, time management, writing skills, and research skills, while being immersed in a college-going culture. To see more information about AVID, click on the first link below. To go to the AVID Application for the 2020-2021 school year, click on the second link below. 

Click here to view the flyer for more info! 

Click here to go to the AVID Application 


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