The CLBC announces:
2019 Frederick M. Roberts College Scholarship Program
The California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) Scholarship Program was established to assist deserving students by offering financial assistance to help meet educational expenses. This program provides tuition assistance to enable students to fulfill their higher education goals. Scholarship candidates must be full-time students in good academic standing at an accredited college or university. Graduating high school seniors with written proof of acceptance at an accredited institution of higher learning are also eligible.
To be eligible for selection, candidates must:
Complete the online CLBC Scholarship Application below (the application is NOW OPEN)
- Complete the online CLBC Scholarship Application below
- Have a minimum GPA of 2.5
- Submit personal statement essay describing why you should be selected
- Two signed letters of recommendation dated within the last 90 days
- Community member not related to you
- School representative
- Copy of the most recent transcript
The deadline to submit the scholarship application is Monday, April 8, 2019. Link: https://blackcaucus.legislature.ca.gov/clbc-scholarship-program
Scholarship Application Timeline:
Friday, February 15, 2019 – Applications available
Monday, April 8, 2019 – Application period closed
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 – Scholarship Recipients Announced
If you have questions, please see your counselor.
Designers, below is your Week 24 update!
No School on Monday, February 18 for the President’s Day Holiday.
Counselor Chat – Wednesday 2/20 from 8:00-9:00 am – join us on the first floor!
Have a nice weekend.
Save the date, Da Vinci Design High School Diversity Council is hosting a multicultural food fair! We are looking for parents to sign up to provide a dish and help serve food.
WHEN: Friday May 3, 2019
Please contact Pam Baker (email@example.com) if you are interested in making our food fair a success!
Food fair flyer
There will be an informational workshop on adolescent depression and anxiety for Da Vinci Schools parents. Attendees will learn strategies to identify depression and anxiety in their child, as well as coping skills to address these challenges.
A doctoral student from Pepperdine University will be at the meeting to provide you with different skills and strategies to help you ease your child’s discomfort. The presentation will be free and all Da Vinci parents are welcome to attend!
WHEN: Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: Black Box Theater at Da Vinci Schools, 201 N. Douglas St, El Segundo, CA.
The Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program (SIP) is a FREE, 7-week summer program for current 10th and 11th grade girls to learn computer science, get exposure to tech jobs and join a supportive sisterhood of thousands of girls across the U.S. We also provide a need-based summer stipend to cover transportation and living costs for students who qualify.
The application closes on March 15,2019.
For requirements and details click the attached link.
Girls Who Code flyer
ACT Prep Class through Ivy Prep will be offered for just $99 this semester! The course begins on Saturday 2/16 with a practice exam, and runs through 4/11 to prepare students for the April 13. ACT Test date.
SIGN UP HERE using the code “dvdfamily” for the $99 rate. Fee waivers available! See your counselor.
Designers, Week 23 is Spirit Week! Your update is below.
There is no school Monday 2/18 (President’s Day Holiday).
Spirit Week Themes!
Show your school spirit this week and participate in the week planned by DVD Leadership. Please note that dress code is still in effect for Spirit Week.
Have a great weekend!
Are you interested in gaining job experience while also getting paid? Bixel Exchange is working with the City of Los Angeles and tech companies like Snap Inc., NBCUniversal, Fox Sports West, Boingo Wireless and others to offer summer internships to students. These are PAID internships at major tech companies, targeted to Angelenos over 16 years of age.
Students must apply before April 1, 2019.
Check the attached flyer to for specific requirements, guidelines, and the application.