Welcome to Dexter McCarty Middle School Home of the Hornets!
No School Friday, April 25th
Teacher Grading & Assessment Day
Attention 8th Graders: Panoramic order forms will be collected through next Wednesday with no late charge! Bring order forms to the office. After April 30th, there will be a $5.00 late charge.
McCarty's Scholastic Bookfair will be open through April 22nd online version at
The Symphonic band will be participating in the OSU Middle School Band Festival on Thursday, April 24th. Have fun and Good Luck!
There is no school this Friday, April 25th. It is a Teacher Inservice Day and Grading Day. Enjoy your 4-day weekend.
We have information in the office regarding summer camps being offered by the Mt. Hood YMCA, classes for the Children’s Art Institute, and Summer Saturday Academy classes.
8th Graders - Are you interested in trying out for the Gresham High School Rhythmettes? This is an award-winning program!! There will be free technique classes April 16th, 23rd, 30th and May 7th at Gresham High School from 6:00-8:00 pm.
Portland Teen Idol will be holding East County auditions at Dexter McCarty on This is a great opportunity for talented middle and high schoolers to perform for judges and authentic audiences. Categories include English-language singing, Spanish-language singing, Russian-language singing and stand-up comedy.
Spring SUN has begun. New registration forms are in the office!
TRACK HELPERS NEEDED!!! If you would like to help with home track meets, see Mr. Nelson in room 22 to sign up.
Congratulations Mccarty track team on a job well done during your first track meet. Way to go hornets!
Our next track meet is Thursday, April 24th here at McCarty. Come support your team!
School Hours: 9:05 am - 3:35 pm Wednesdays - Late Start: 10:05 am - 3:35 pm
Office Hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Two For You Tube Celebration - Principal's recognition program
Target Take Charge of Education - Shop with your REDcard for McCarty!
Did you know there’s an easy way to help us raise money for our school—for books, band uniforms, reading programs and anything else that can use extra funding? It’s called Take Charge of Education®, and it’s helping our school right now.
Here’s how it works: Visit Target.com/tcoe or call 1-800-316-6142 to designate our school, then use your REDcard whenever you shop. When you use your REDcard® (TargetCredit Card®, Target Debit Card® or Target® Visa® Credit Card), Target® will donate up to 1% of your purchases to the eligible K–12 school of your choice.*
Learn more at Target.com/redcard or stop in a Target store to apply. Grandparents, alumni, friends and neighbors are all welcome to participate in the program. The more people we involve, the harder the program works for our school. If you’re already participating, thank you! Check out our school’s progress anytime at Target.com/tcoe.
Our school will earn credits equal to 5% of your qualifying school or office supply purchases to use for FREE supplies. You can credit the school year round.
Give our school ID# 70083779 every time you shop at Office Depot.