Changes are Coming to the Bee & Bloom!

The Bee is changing! Starting on Nov 1st, the Bee you know and love will be posted weekly to ParentSquare. The Bee will still contain the details of DMS events that faculty, staff, parents, and guardians need to stay up to date and in the know. If you’re not on ParentSquare, register today!

The Bloom is transforming into a monthly showcase of the magic happening here at Desert Marigold School! Subscribe to the BRAND NEW Bloom today!

The emailed version of the Weekly Bee will be discontinued on November 1st, subscribe to the New Bloom and/or register on ParentSquare to stay in the know.

Halloween Carnival

October 26th 4-7pm

Games, food, and fun for the whole family!

* * Bring your best chili for the chili contest * *

Winter Faire Preparations Are Well Underway

Tuesday, October 29

Join us for another AM Planning meeting!
Right after drop-off, at the benches
All are welcome


Vendor Applications for the 2019 Winter Faire are still open! 

Fill out the vendor application to reserve your spot today

2019 Vendor Fees: $35 for a single vendor at one booth; $45 for two vendors at one booth

For questions about being a vendor, please email us at

Humble Bee Book Club

Join DMS’s NEW Bi-Monthly Book Club!

Where we as a community can focus on Waldorf Inspired, Parenting, and Rudolph Steiner Books.



October’s Book

“Parenting A Path Through Childhood”
-Dotty Turner Coplen


Join the discussion: Friday 11/01 8:30am (after drop off)


November’s Book

“Education for Nonviolence”
-Dr. Torin Finser

Meetings: TBA


Fall School Pictures

Individual and class pictures are scheduled for

Thursday, October 17- Wednesday, October 23rd

Proofs and order forms will come out after individual photos are taken. There will not be a proof for the class photo.

See the schedule below for the day your student’s grade will have their individual and class pictures taken.

Makeups will be Monday, 10/28 at 3:00 pm


October 17

Time Class
10:15am Starflowers
10:45am Class 1
2:45pm Class 2

October 18

Time Class
10:15am Moonflowers
10:45am Class 4
2:00pm Class 3
2:45pm Class 5


October 21

Time Class
10:15am Skyflowers
2:00pm Class 8
2:45pm Class 7

October 22

Time Class
10:15am Sunflowers
10:45am Class 6
1:15pm Class 12

October 23

Time Class
11:45am Class 9
1:15pm Class 10
2:45pm Class 11