Dear DVD students,
Interested in scholarship money? KidGuard Education is offering multiple essay scholarships ranging from $500-$1,000 for students at Da Vinci Schools!
Within the last two years, KidGuard Education has provided $8000 in scholarship to several students and classrooms. To see a list of past winners, check out the following link: https://www.kidguard.com/scholarship-winners/
This scholarship will now be an annual opportunity. The deadline is every year on Oct. 31.
This annual scholarship is provided to all students and can be used towards any education-related expenses (tuition, books, stationary etc).
For more information regarding scholarship types, application requirements, and to apply, please visit https://www.kidguard.com/nonprofits/high-school-scholarship/
Dear 9th, 10th, and 11th grade DVD students,
You’re invited to Ryman Art’s Application Day on Saturday, May 5th at Cal State University, Fullerton!
Ryman Art’s is an art organization based in Los Angeles that offers intensive studio art instruction, college and career guidance, art supplies, and support services—all at no cost to the student. In the past, many DVD students have been admitted into the program.
The event will be a great opportunity to learn about the program as well as participate in a drawing workshop hosted by Ryman Art’s faculty. This free workshop is for current 8th – 11th grade students. Students can used the drawings created on that day for their application to the program. This event is a great way for students, families and educators to get a feeling for what Ryman Arts is really like.
This workshop is free and suitable for all skill levels, all supplies and materials are provided. Students can choose between a morning (9:00 am – 12:30 pm) or afternoon (1:00 pm – 4:30 pm) session. To sign up students must email their name, session time, grade and high school name to firstname.lastname@example.org.
There’s still plenty of space available for signups! Students or educators can drop off any applications on that day without participating in the event. The fall 2018 semester application deadline is May 18th. For more information on the application process, please visit the following link: https://rymanarts.org/students/apply-ryman-arts
Don’t forget that Summer Internship Applications are due today! Your students can also pick up Leadership Applications near the DVD front office. These are due Friday, April 20th.
The athletics schedule, bell schedule and upcoming events are included below. We hope you have a great weekend!
Dear 11th grade families,
It is our pleasure to announce that we will host a financial aid informational workshop presented by Stephanie Hancock the CollegeAidLady on
May 15, 2018 @ 4:30pm.
The workshop will take place in the Black Box Theatre on the first floor of Da Vinci High School. All 11th grade parents and students are strongly encouraged to attend to learn about the financial aid process. This informative presentation will allow you to begin thinking now about answers to “how do we pay for college” before the process begins in the fall. Please refer to the flyers below for more information.
Financial Aid 101_English + Spanish
-The DVD Counseling Team
Dear DVD Students,
You are invited to attend the Reaction Research Society’s 75th Anniversary Rocket and Space Symposium on April 21st from 9:00 to 5:00 pm. There will be exhibits and presentations about topics such as engineering and STEM education. This is a great opportunity for students interested in science and engineering.
Please see the attached flyer for more details about the event. To get your free ticket, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rrs-75th-anniversary-rocket-and-space-exhibit-symposium-tickets-41935351766
rrs symposium flyer April 9
Designers, congratulations on another outstanding exhibition last week.
We hope you are enjoying a safe and relaxing spring break! Classes resume on Tuesday, April 10th.
Leadership applications for students were released on Friday 3/30. You can pick up a copy at the DVD Front office (look for the bright yellow paper!).
Athletics schedule, bell schedules and other reminders below. Enjoy the rest of your time off!
Surrounding Parking Lots – Reminder for Students & Families
DVD students and parents, this is a reminder that the large gray building next to ours and its parking lot are private property, and our students should not be walking/riding/skating through it on their way to or from school. Also, students should not be dropped off or picked up by parents or Uber drivers in their parking lot. Please be respectful of their private property so that we can maintain the good reputation and relationship that we have with them! Thank you!
Interested in a Summer Internship? There is still time to apply!
Applications are due April 13. Go to http://www.dvrealworldlearning.com/internship-opportunities.html to view the variety of opportunities and information on HOW to apply.
Designers, week 28 brings Exhibition this coming Tuesday 3/27! The event runs from 6:00-8:00 pm. We are so excited to experience the amazing projects you have been working so diligently on.
Families and friends, we look forward to hosting you on Tuesday! Friendly reminder that parking is available in the Da Vinci lot and overflow parking will be available around the corner at Karl Storz (located at 2151 E. Grand Ave). Shuttles will be provided from the overflow parking lot to the building and back. These shuttles will run from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. See map below for a visual:
Check out the DV Athletics Calendar for info on games this week!
ROCK AROUND THE BLOCK
Wiseburn Education Foundation’s annual Family Fun Day, Rock Around the Block, will be held this Saturday, March 24th at Dana Middle School. The biggest fundraising event for the year includes rides, games, silent auction, prizes, food and amazing musical performances by our students.
Have a wonderful weekend!
Hello, Designers! We hope you are having an excellent start to your weekend.
Hats off to our DVD Leadership crew who put on an awesome school dance last night – the first on this new campus!
Week 27 Events:
- Thursday 3/22: Grade 11 College Field trip
- March Madness Continues! See previous POST for activity info
Parents, are you interested in interviewing potential DV high school teacher candidates? There is a hiring symposium on Tuesday 3/20 being hosted by DVC and we are looking for parent volunteers during the following times:
- 9:00-10:30 am
- 1:20-3:00 pm
Please email Kate Parsons, Principal, at email@example.com with your interest along with which session you’d like to attend as a volunteer, or with any questions.
Applications are now open! Go to www.dvrealworldlearning.com/internship-opportunities.html to see the available opportunities and descriptions.
Students can also go to the Resources tab to get help with their Resumes and Cover Letters. All applications are due on Friday, April 13.
See previous POST for more information and flyer!
Exhibition Night Spring 2018
- Tuesday 3/27, 6:00-8:00 pm – we hope to see you there!
- Parking available in the Da Vinci lot
- Overflow parking will be located nearby at Karl Storz (2151 E Grand Ave) and there will be shuttle buses to transport visitors to and from the campus during the hours of 5:30-8:30 pm
Have a nice weekend!