Students in grades 6-12 have an account on Academic Merit, an online writing assessment tool. Support including username and password information is managed by Mr. Alberti, Social Studies Supervisor, and Dr. Baynes, English Supervisor.
Duxbury Education Foundation
The DEF supports innovative programs at DPS. To get more information and grant applications, go to the Duxbury Education Foundation website.
Google Search Help
Learn how to get the best information from a web search. Google offers two short courses on its Search Education Online: Power Searching with Google and Advanced Searches. Google also has a reference Google Guide to Advanced Operators web page for searches.
MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
To access MA DESE educator resources, go to their website at MADESE.
To facilitate the college search process, the DHS Guidance Department uses Naviance. Please contact guidance for support.
Students in grades 6-12 have access to Noodle Tools to facilitate the research paper process. You must set up your account while on the district's network to successfully create your account.
Teacher Rubric- Massachusetts Model System for Educator Evaluation
SISP Rubric - Specialized Instructional Support Personnel Rubric
Technology Support Ticketing System
For help with technology, submit a ticket with a description of the problem and location here.
For district translation procedures, please click here.