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School Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 8:20-2:49

Wednesday 8:20-1:09

Minimum Days 8:20-11:59

Office Hours M-F 7:30-4:00


School Accountability Report Card  (SARC)

School Accountability Report Cards are intended to provide the public with important information about each public school and to communicate a school's progress in achieving its goals.  The information provided is primarily from the 2013-14 school year.

The SARCs are available in both English and Spanish.  AUSD's SARC have been posted on the district website.  The posting of the SARCs meets all state requirements for timeline and content.  The SARC link is located on the district website at: http://www.antioch.k12.ca.us/ 

under "Quick Links."   If you do not have Internet access, please check in your school's office and they will provide you with a copy.


Informe del Cumplimiento Responsable de Funciones por parte de la Escuela / School Accountability Report Card (SARC)

Los informes del Cumplimiento Responsable de Funciones por parte del la Escuela (en inglés School Accountability Report Card) (SARC) tienen como objetivo brindarle al público información importante acerca del  desempeño de cada plantel público y de comunicar el alcance de las metas de cada escuela.  La información que le brindamos aquí es primordialmente para el ano escolar 2013-14.

Estos informes sobre SARC están en inglés y han sido traducidos al español.  Los informes SARC han sido publicados en la página de internet del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Antioch.  La información publicada cumple con todos los requisitos exigidos por el estado y con los plazos dados por este.  Vaya a la página:  http://antioch.k12.ca.us/ bajo "Quick Links" encontrará el enlace para llegar a los reportes SARC.  Si usted no tiene Internet, en la escuela correspondiente le darán una copia.

Having trouble?

Attention Parents and Students,

If any links are not working properly, a feature on your login page is not working, or you are unable to get to your teacher's page, please send an email to maxbridges@antioch.k12.ca.us and we will work to get it corrected.

Thank you for your patience.

At DRMS.........We catch AIR!

Attentive        Integrity       Responsible

June 1st - 4th Early Dismissal (11:59)

Yearbook Etiquette Expectations

Dallas Ranch Middle School


To All DRMS Students:

  • The yearbook that will be distributed soon is a keepsake that will be with you for many years.
  • Please be respectful of ALL yearbooks that you write in and keep in mind that these yearbooks will be shared and viewed with family and friends.
  • All autographs and comments should be appropriate and use language that will not embarrass anyone, especially the owner of the yearbook.
  • Anyone found responsible for diminishing the quality of a yearbook by slanderous, vulgar or profane comments will be held financially responsible for replacing the yearbook.


  • Please be aware at all times of who has your yearbook.
  • Be sure your name is clearly marked in your book.

Parent/Student Survey

Hello Dallas Ranch Middle School Parents & Students,

We are always interested in feedback from our parents and students. Please help us by answering the following questions. Your questions will remain completely confidential. Any answer you give will be combined with those of others and never identified as yours. 

Results and comments from this survey will be used to steer discussions regarding professional development and the potential creation of programs that will be implemented to benefit school culture and climate at Dallas Ranch.

Thank you for your participation!


Ed Dacus


Parent Survey

Parent Survey (Spanish)

Student Survey

Student Survey (Spanish)

8th Grade End of Year Activities Eligibility

Letter from Mr. Dacus regarding eligibility

Letter from Mr. Dacus (Spanish)

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Dallas Ranch Holocaust Essay Winners

Dallas Ranch Holocaust Essay Winners

Dallas Ranch students pose for a photo at the B’nai Israel Temple in Sacramento while holding their awards. 

Congratulations to Isabella Meza, Isabella Rosales, and Lorena Zavala for co-winning the Eleanor J. Marks Holocaust Project, a world-wide Holocaust essay writing contest.

Virgilio Cecilio also won a founder’s award for his essay. 

All students will be published in the 2015 edition of “Children’s Voices” Volume 4, available for purchase near the end of 2015.  Thank you all for your hard work completing this essay, and your commitment to being an upstander, and positively representing Dallas Ranch.

Many thanks also to all the students who participated in the contest.

Pictured from left to right; Virgilio Cecilio, Teacher Kevin Landski, Holocaust survivor Bernard Marks, Lorena Zavala, Isabella Rosales, and Isabella Meza.

Important Dates:

April 1 – Spring Social 1:15-3pm

May 2 – Talent Show 7pm- Multi $5 admission

April 3-10 Spring Break

May 5 – Dental Exams

April 14 –ELAC Meeting 8:30am Library

May 7- Open House -6:30pm

April 16 – Principal’s 4.0 Breakfast

May 8 – Minimum Day – Dismissal at 11:59am

April 21 – School Site Council Meeting 3:15, Library

May 12 – School Site Council 3:15pm -Library

April 28 – PTSA General Meeting 7:00PM

May 12- Spring Concert 7pm -Multi

April 29 – Progress Reports Distributed

May 12 – PTSA General Meeting Board Elections 7:00

April 30 – Incoming 6th Grade Orientation 6pm -Multi

May 19- 6th Grade Awards 3:15-4:15pm – Multi


May 21- 7th Grade Awards 3:15-4:15pm - Multi


May 22 – CJSF 3.0 GPA Dance


May 25 – No School Memorial Day


May 26-29 Outdoor Ed Program 6th Grade


May 26- PTSA Board Meeting 7pm Library


June 1 – 8th Grade Six Flags Trip


May 27 –Leadership 8th Grade Social 1:15-3:15pm


May 28 -8th Grade Awards 3:15-4:15pm -Multi

Enterovirus D68 Health Warning

Heard of Common Core? Want to know more?

Check out these links for more information.




Stay Healthy

The Antioch Unified School District wants you to protect yourself and your family against all flu viruses. Here are some ways to stop the spread of germs and sickness and take care of your family. Click for more information.

DRMS Bully Box

Our school counselor, Alexandra Allen, is presenting information to the 6th grade students at DRMS about bullying.  Help create a bully-free environment on our campus by reporting any incident that may involve bullying.  Read the link on "Bullying Tips" to help prevent or avoid being bullied.

Click here  to complete a form. 

Bullying Tips form, click here .

Ways to Contribute to Dallas Ranch Middle School

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Donors Choose

Make a donation based on the needs of a teacher.  Visit the DonorsChoose website and search for needs of DRMS teachers.  You can provide a small or large donation toward the item needed.


DRMS Uniform Policy

Dallas Ranch will require all students to wear a uniform during the 2014-2015 school year.   Detailed information regarding the uniforms can be found by clicking on the links below.

Acceptable uniform clothing and colors

FAQ's (Frequently asked questions about what is acceptable)

Dress Code Enforcement/Consequence


Ed Dacus


Paula McEvoy

Kai Montgomery 

Liah Jones-Douglas

Vice Principals

Leslie Scudero, Administrative Assistant


925-779-7486 Fax

DRMS Mission

DallasRanch Middle School Mission:

Dallas Ranch will be a school of excellence, strongly connected in the community where students achieve their full potential academically. We will focus on students’ positive character development so students are prepared for success in high school, college, and careers. We want students to make positive contributions in the community.