Police Activity near Campus – Update for Families

Parents & families, an incident involving police activity occurred on Aviation Blvd. between El Segundo Blvd. and Rosecrans Blvd. near the 360 housing development around 10:00 am this morning. Upon hearing this, we immediately went into a soft lock down and contacted the police.  They shared with us that the suspect was already in custody and that we were cleared from lock down.  We will ensure there is additional staff presence at the dismissal of summer school today at noon.

Class of 2017 – Antioch University Transcript Update

Class of 2017: If you are a student attending a Cal State or UC college in the fall, and if you listed your Antioch college courses on your application, your college is expecting to receive your Antioch transcript. Antioch shared they would mail them to the DVD front office but they have NOT arrived as of today, Monday June 26, 2017. Please note – your Da Vinci Design final transcripts WERE sent out two weeks ago by your counselors.

We are working to obtain these as soon as possible, and are hoping they arrive by tomorrow (Tuesday 6/27), but in the meantime we strongly advise you to do the following:

  • Contact the admissions office at your college and tell them that you were enrolled in a college program at your high school campus (Antioch University) and the transcript they have sent to Da Vinci Design has not arrived yet. Let them know you will be able to pick it up from DVD upon their arrival (hopefully this week!) and mail it to them once you do so.

OR

  • You can go to the Antioch University LA office in Culver City and pick up a copy of your transcript and mail it to your school by no later than Thursday, June 29 so that it arrives by July 1.
  • Their office is located at: 400 Corporate Pointe, Culver City, CA 90230

Last Day of School – Wed 6/7 + Summer School Info

Last Day – Minimum Day Tomorrow

Designers, tomorrow is the last day of school for the 2016-2017 school year.  We have a minimum day for all students running from 9:00 am – 1:30 pm.

 

June 7 schedule

Summer School Info

If you are in need of recovering credit and are enrolled in summer school, Session 1 summer classes begin on June 13 and run from 8:00 am-12:00 pm daily until June 29. Session 2 runs from July 5-July 21.  Many of you have already received a form from your counselors and need to turn them in as soon as possible. As outlined in the registration form, uou are not allowed more than one absence (or three tardies, as 3 tardies = 1 absence).

 

Congratulations, Class of 2017! We look forward to your graduation this evening!

Week 38 Update – Last Week of School

Designers, the last week of school for the 2017-18 School Year has arrived! Congratulations on completing Week 1 of POLs, we are continually impressed with the amazing work all of our students do.

Graduation

We are so excited to celebrate the Class of 2017 and their graduation this coming week on Tuesday, June 6 at 5:00 pm at El Segundo Performing Arts Center.

Wednesday June 8th – Minimum Day

School will run from 9:00-1:30 on the last day of school.

Senior Info for the Last Week

Seniors and senior families, please review the attachment below carefully.

 

Last Week - Important Senior Info 16-17

Week 38 Families

Week 38 Bell Schedule

 

 

Week 37 Update – POLs begin!

Hello Designers! Week 37 Update is below.

POL Week 1

POLs begin this coming week – students are either scheduled to come in for the Morning or Afternoon session.

  • AM Session runs daily from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • PM Sessions runs daily from 12:00 pm- 4:00 pm
  • Lunch is offered daily from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Senior Checkout

  • June 2nd and June 5th, from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Senior Checkout Cards will be available starting next week.

Week 37 Update Families

Weeks 37 and 38 Bell Schedule

 

 

Week 36 Update – POL Prep Week, Senior Showcase and more…

Designers, this is the last week of classes before POLs being on Tuesday, May 30th.  Take advantage of the time we provide you at the end of the day to work on your POLs, conference with and receive feedback from your teachers, and most importantly, practice!

Senior Project Showcase is on Thursday 5/25 at Lawndale Community Center. Stay tuned for details!

Select DVD students will be presenting their Architecture pathway projects to the Da Vinci Schools Board of Trustees on Monday evening.  We are excited to see what they share and will provide an update afterward.

Below is the weekly update and bell schedule. We will see you tomorrow!

DVD Week 36 Families

Week 36 Bell Schedule

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