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Da Vinci High School holds Virtual Graduation
On June 11, 2020 Da Vinci High School held a virtual ceremony to honor our Graduating Seniors of the Class of 2020. You can view the ceremony at the following link:
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Summer Office Hours
The DVHS and DVJH offices will be open with limited staff and limited hours through Friday, June 26th and then will close for the summer. Each office will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
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Textbook and Laptop Returns
The school year is rapidly coming to a close and DVHS needs to collect textbooks, novels, DVCA-issued Dell laptops and chargers, DVCA or DJUSD-issued Chromebooks and chargers, and district-issued Wi-Fi hotspots Friday, June 12th.
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Fundraiser Thank You
Dear Da Vinci Families, Friends and Supporters, First, a huge thank you to all of you that participated in our annual fundraiser this year. What an amazing show of support during these difficult times.
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Da Vinci High School Virtual Graduation
Da Vinci High School's virtual graduation is Thursday, June 11th. While this information is primarily directed to our seniors and their families, we welcome students and families across the Da Vinci Community to view the ceremony online.
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Welcome to Dinos' Nest 2020!
We invite you to participate in our online senior signature event competition. This year we did a project redesign of Dragons' Den and renamed it Dinos' Nest. Browse each student team's web page, their commercials, and advertisements to cast your votes on what you think are the best student products and most viable options for a new business in Davis.
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2020 Directing Change Honorable Mentions
For the third year in a row, Da Vinci Psychology students have been honored by the California Directing Change Program and Film Contest!
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Da Vinci Senior Families Update
Da Vinci Seniors and families, this is certainly not the second semester any of us expected or wanted. Throughout this crisis, you and your families have continued to demonstrate the kindness, flexibility, and general positivity for which your class is known. While words in a letter are not nearly sufficient for the gravity of what you are enduring, we still want to share that we care for each of you deeply and are incredibly proud to call you our beloved Da Vinci Senior Class of 2020. Below are some important updates about end-of-year events and how we are currently planning to address them.
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Distance Learning Begins April 13
Visit the DJUSD website for our Family Guide to Distance Learning.
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DJUSD School Closure: March 16 - April 12
DJUSD has closed all schools to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 until April 12.
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Students Shared Voices, Experiences, Passion at Parent Engagement Night
Last week, several students from the DJUSD Distinguished Speakers Group, made up of Da Vinci and DSHS students, shared their voices, experiences and passion at the DJUSD Parent Engagement Night.
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DVCA Annual Spring Fling is Now Online
The Da Vinci Charter Academy’s Boosters Club will hold its annual fundraiser May 2, 2020 in the lower hall of Odd Fellows Hall at 415 2nd St, Davis, CA from 6:00-8:30 p.m.
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District News

Summer Meal Service
As an essential service, DJUSD will continue to serve meals to children, 18 and under, through the full summer break.
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June 26 - Trustee Vacancy/Budget/Fall Planning/Athletics/Meal Service
Read Superintendent Bowes' weekly message for more info on the most recent budget update, athletics, summer meal services and more.
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P-EBT Application Deadline Extended to July 15
Due to COVID 19, children who are eligible for free or reduced-price meals at school will get extra food benefits through a State program called Pandemic EBT or P-EBT benefits.
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June 19 - DACA Decision/Trustee Outreach/Budget and DJUSD Restart
Read Superintendent Bowes' weekly message for more info on the recent DACA decision, DJUSD Restart and more.
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What would you like our Board to ask a DJUSD Trustee applicant?
The Board of Education is looking for your insights and questions to inform their interview process for the Trustee Vacancy.
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June 12 - Superintendent End of the Year Message
Read Superintendent Bowes' End of the Year Message for more info on Fall Planning, a BOE Trustee Vacancy, school athletics and more.
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Upcoming Board of Education Trustee Vacancy
The Board of Education is seeking candidates to fill an upcoming vacancy for an at-large Trustee position, effective June 30, 2020.
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Information and Links to all DJUSD Virtual Graduations
Find all of the links to our graduating schools’ websites and social media pages in one easy place.
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June 5 - Fall Planning and Trustee Vacancy
Read Superintendent Bowes' weekly update for more info on Fall Planning, a BOE Trustee Vacancy and more.
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DSHS-Holmes and Elementary Orchestras Virtual Concert
Watch our orchestra classrooms get creative with a virtual concert!
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June 2 - DJUSD Statement on Racial Injustice
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DJUSD Fall Opening Planning and Survey
Read Superintendent Bowes' weekly update for more info on our Return to School Family Survey and more.
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