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Welcome to Dawkins' PTO Page!
We will post the latest PTO info and news here, so you can stay updated with what's going on with our organization. 

PTO Board Members:

President – Cynthia Powell

Treasurer – Shawn Desilets

Hospitality - Summer Laney                    

Pelican Days – Lindsy Outz

Dawkins Drive-In – Amber Kramer

Dinner Nights – Brandy Richardson

Incentive Days - Ellie Baquiran
Incentive Gifts - Tonda Barber

Fall Dances – Jules Bryant and Ingrid Crawford

Talent Show – Iyonia Simmons
Birthday Celebrations - Amanda Zibell
8th Grade Graduation - Tonda Barber

Stay in Touch and HELP!

DPTO email list: - sign up here to stay in touch!

DPTO text list: or text @DMS-PTO to 81010

Current Fundraisers:

Please help us earn money for our school!  Here is a list of ways you can help:

1. – Set your homepage to and earn money for DMS by searching and shopping! Search for RP Dawkins Middle School PTO. All proceeds benefit DMS PTO. How It Works Video: . When you are logged in and do searches, we get a penny. Might seem small but if every parent, student, grandparent did this, think how it would add up.

2. Shoparoo - download the app: Shoparoo. Sign up to support: R.P. Dawkins Middle School. Take photos of most of your receipts. We get points (that turn into $) or we get entries into a monthly drawing for $1000.

3. Amazon Smile - Sign up. You use the same Amazon log in. Choose to support: Dawkins Middle School Parent Teacher Organization. When you want to shop on Amazon, go thru Amazon donates .5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to us.

4. DMS Magnets – stop by the office or send in your $5.00 and pick up a newly designed DMS Magnet for your car! All proceeds benefit the DMS PTO.

Sign up for Remind 101 PTO texts!


Many of the teachers are using Remind101 to improve communications. The PTO has decided to do this as well. You can sign up for TEXT and/or Emails. See below for how to sign up and more information on the system.


To sign up for text from your phone: text @DMS-PTO to 81010. To receive messages via email, send an email to


For questions about communications, volunteering or fundraising, contact Cynthia.