2020 DeGolyer After Dark Auction

Mark Your Calendar for April 4, 2020

The Annual DeGolyer After Dark Auction & Dinner on April 4, 2020 is truly the event of the year, and this year will be no different. If this is your first auction, here’s what you’re in for:  

  • FREE open bar all night
  • FREE hors d’oeuvres and catered dinner
  • Dancing to the sweet sounds of DJ Geoff
  • Silent Auction – hundreds of items donated by local businesses going to the highest bidder
  • Live Auction – bid on one-of-a-kind DeGolyer sponsorships, and premium items
  • Grand Prize Raffle for a Golf Cart or $5,000 CASH

The Auction is the DeGolyer Dad’s Club’s largest fundraiser each year.  

All proceeds from the DeGolyer After Dark Auction go to fund projects to improve the student experience at DeGolyer Elementary. Here are just a few past and current projects that have been funded by the DeGolyer Dad’s Club:

  • ALL In Learning tools for select classrooms
  • The Degolyer Discovery Garden
  • Purchasing of materials for school musicals
  • Resurfacing the basketball court

Buy Your DeGolyer After Dark Admission Tickets Now!

The DeGolyer Dad’s Club has a number of different ticket packages to chose from, so pick the one that best fits your DeGolyer spirit. Buy your tickets in advance to save $10 to $20 versus buying your tickets at the door! You can also buy additional grand prize raffle tickets at the link below. Don’t miss out on your chance to win an amazing golf cart or $5,000 cash!  

Dads’ Night at Peticolas Brewery

Friday, February 28, 2020

You do not want to miss this awesome night. We have a limited number of seats available on the bus, so Dads Club needs you to RSVP to save your seat.

We will be leaving on the bus from DeGolyer Elementary on Friday, February 28, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. We will head to the Peticolas Brewery for beers, pizza and a tour of the brewery. On the way back, we will stop for a follow-up drink at Step-Up or Velvet Elvis. We will return to the school by midnight.

Please email degolyerdads@gmail.com with your full name and cell number to reserve your seat. Everyone that went last year had a great time!

Our Projects

Dads Club is a group of dads who volunteer their time to help improve the quality of education at DeGolyer Elementary. We work closely with the DeGolyer PTA, teachers, and school administration to identify the needs of the students and faculty, and then raise funds and/or provide labor to meet those needs. Over the years, The Dads Club has helped out with just about everything imaginable. Here are just a few examples of items purchased or jobs done by the Dads Club:

  • iStation Reading and Math program licensing for grades 3 -5
  • ALL In Learning tools for select classrooms
  • The digital marquee sign in front of the school
  • The DeGolyer Discovery Garden
  • Purchased ukuleles for the Music department
  • Providing funds, along with DeGolyer PTA, to repave the outdoor basketball court
  • Painting the Principal’s, Secretary’s, and CSR’s offices
  • Funding purchase of new athletic equipment, including basketballs, basketball nets, volleyball nets, sports uniforms, and many more
  • New magnetic white boards which replaced existing chalk boards in academic classrooms
  • Annual Teacher Appreciation Dinner