Welcome to J. F. Drake Middle School

Immunization and HAR

The purpose of this communication is to inform you of school registration requirements. In addition to online registration all parents/guardians are required to submit the following two documents pertaining to school health for each child being

1. An original and up-to-date State of Alabama Certificate of Immunization (i.e. Blue Card): IMPORTANT TO NOTE: All students who are 11 years old and will be entering 6th grade as well as any student older than 11 years old, who will be entering grade 7-12 and who has not already received a TDap vaccine, must receive the TDap vaccine to enroll in/register for school. For additional immunization requirements, please see the ACS Pupil Progression Plan or contact your child's school nurse.

2. State of Alabama Board of Education Health Assessment Record (HAR):Parents/guardians must complete and submit a HAR for each child every school year as part of the registration process. A separate form is required for each child, regardless of whether or not a health condition exists. Parents/guardians may (access/find/receive/obtain) the HAR - on the school webpage, from their child's school). ***Parents/guardians will be contacted if these documents have not been submitted by the first day of the 2015-2016 school year.

Infosnap Registration

Auburn City Schools returning student registration online form is now live and ready for use.

Returning students, please click here to access online registration.

New students, please click here to access online registration.

IMPORTANT:  When registering on line, please up-load the required proofs of residency.  Another option for submitting your proof of residency is to take a picture of the documents and send via email to atillis@auburnschools.org


Capstone Interactive Ebooks Library is now available.  Click here to begin:     http://goo.gl/cWra9S


Mission Statement

The mission of J.F. Drake Middle School, the collaborative community navigating students through educational and social transitions, is to ensure each student develops the confidence, character, and skills to become independent thinkers through a system distinguished by: 

- Safe and nurturing environments

- Stakeholders engaged in the education and social development process

- Rigorous academic challenges that are incorporated into innovative and diverse learning experiences

- Personal integrity and respect of others

- Inspired learners who are globally, socially, and emotionally responsible


Strategic Planning

Strategic planning, defined as a method by which a community continuously creates artifactual systems to serve extraordinary purposes, has been approached as both a discipline and a process. With an intent to generate innovation and creativity and with a respect to the established traditions and reputation for excellence, it is the purpose of this plan to serve the students and community with a commitment to unprecedented possibilities and continuous discovery.

Click Here To View Drake Middle School Strategic Plan

Guiding Parents and Students

DMS administrators will offer two informational session to help stakeholders transition to middle school.                                     

July 30th @ 5:30 pm                                                                           August 10th @ 5:30 pm

Open House - August 4th

9:00 - 10:30 - Lions, Cheetahs, Tigers                                               10:30 - 12:00 - Leopards, Pumas, Cougars, Bobcats                        1:00 - 2:30 - Cosmic Cats, Panthers, Jaguars

Team Nights

August 10th - Lions, Jaguars, Tigers, Leopards                                August 11th - Cosmic Cats, Pumas, Panthers                                August 12th - Bobcats, Cheetahs, Cougars                  

Team Nights will be held from 6:00 - 7:00 pm.                   Accelerated Math meetings will be held from 5:15 - 6:00.                                            

Camp Drake Information

Camp Drake Powerpoint (click here)

eSchool Payment Site - click here to make payments online




Parent Corner

Drake PTO Website

Moodle Information

Moodle Instructions

If you would like to receive news and information about DMS via text messages, join us on Celly!  Text @DMS1516 to 23559. Click here for Celly Instructions

DMS Student Handbook 2015-2016


Harassment & Bullying Form

7th Grade Exploratory Selection Form

Health Assessment Record



Supply List 2015-16

Supply List for 6th Grade (click here)

Supply List for 7th Grade (click here)


Drake Schedules 2014-15

Grade 6 Schedule

Grade 7 Schedule


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