Upcoming Activities & Events
DOWDS 1ST DAY OF SCHOOL (GRADES 1-4)
August 20, 2018 8:40 am - 3:15 pm
Dowds KDG Open House
August 22, 2018 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Today’s Lunch Menu
Nothing from August 18, 2018 to August 19, 2018.
Resources & Forms
The educational resources provided are links to specific assignments or suggested for further development.
The forms section below includes medication forms and other forms necessary to have on file for your child.
Medication Administration Record (MAR) Form
According to state law, this form must be completed by a physician and parent/guardian and be on file in the school office in order for ANY medication (prescription and/or over-the-counter) to be administered at school.
Get Notifications About School Functions, Closings & Delays
Dowds Elementary, located on the southeast side of town near North Central State College Kehoe Center, is one of two elementary schools in the city of Shelby. Our building is home for over 350 students in kindergarten through grade four. The staff supports all students in experiencing success in positive and different ways. We maintain a clear focus on helping all learners as they make continuous progress.
Our parent involvement is exemplary and vital to our students’ success. Dowds PTO is a group of dedicated, involved, hard-working folks who support our students and staff in a variety of ways including technology purchases, classroom supplies, playground equipment, snacks, parties, assemblies, field trips, and serve on committees for school and district initiatives.
We welcome visitors and encourage the Shelby community to get to know us – so, please, stop by!
Dr. Kristin Kaple-Jones, Principal
18 Seneca Drive
Shelby, Ohio 44875
Phone (419) 342-4641
Fax (419) 342-2825