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Colleges That Change Lives College Fair
Sunday, July 28, 2019
11:00 AM & 3:00 PM
(The two programs are identical. Please plan to attend only one.)
Hilton Universal City Ballrooms A-D
555 Universal Hollywood Dr, Los Angeles, CA 91608
This event begins with an enlightening 30-minute presentation on today’s college search process, followed immediately by a college fair that lasts for approximately 1.5 hours. Students and families are able to collect information from and speak directly with admission representatives from the colleges and universities that inspired the book Colleges That Change Lives.
The event is free of charge. Students and families are invited. This is a GREAT opportunity for rising 10-12th grade students to learn more about the college application process. Students are encouraged to register in advance (but you can also register at the event)
Dear DVD Families,
Da Vinci is once again offering an SAT/ACT Prep course to its students through PJ Test Prep, a small Test Prep and Tutoring company based in the south bay. They have been in business since 2005 and have been offering SAT/ACT prep with Da Vinci for many years and they do a great job!
The course, open to students from all DV high schools, will be two weeks, from Monday July 29th through Friday, August 9th.
There will be practice tests from 10:00am-2:10pm on:
- Monday 7/29
- Thursday 8/1
- Thursday 8/8.
The classes will run from 10:00-12:30pm:
- Tuesday 7/30
- Wednesday 7/31
- Friday 8/2
- Monday 8/5
- Tuesday 8/6
- Wednesday 8/7
- Friday 8/9.
Students are expected to attend all 10 days. The course, normally valued at $500, costs only $50 per student! Partial scholarships are available, so please don’t let the cost stop you from signing up!
Click here to sign up!
After signing up, students pay the $50 course fee to their school’s office. Please make checks out to “Da Vinci Schools” and write “Test Prep” on the memo line. Contact Liz at email@example.com for details or to request a scholarship.
DVD will be offering Cinema 003 as a college course this semester!
Who: All grade levels
What: College course at Da Vinci Design, through West. L.A. Community College. Course will meet transfer requirements for all Cal State and U.C. campuses, as well as most private colleges and universities.
Why: Get a jump on your college credits! If you do well, it also looks great on your college applications.
Cost: FREE to all high school students. The state of California and Da Vinci Schools pick up the costs, including textbook fees. Donations to help cover the cost of the textbooks for families that are able to are appreciated.
Monday and Wednesday from 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Class starts on 01/22 @ DVD in room 4101
CINEMA 003: HISTORY OF MOTION PICTURE – 3 units, UC: CSU transferable
History of the development of motion pictures, with examples, from their beginnings to the present day. Emphasis is placed on the American feature film. Classics and important films from the birth of the medium to the present time are screened and discussed with regard to their cultural influence. The course follows the evolution of the art, industry and technology of movie making.
There will be a mandatory registration with the WLA College rep on Wednesday, January 16 from 12:30 to 1:30pm at DVD in room 4101. All students will need to have the dual enrollment form completed and signed by their parents prior to registration. Please see your counselor for the dual enrollment form.
***Please note that these are college courses, taught by college instructors. All students must show their counselor and administrators the academic skills and accountability necessary to be in these courses. Students must abide by the college policies, including regarding absences and tardies.
Hello Senior Families!
Occidental College would like to invite you to “Explore Occidental” on Friday, November 9, 2018. Students and families are invited to visit the campus on Occidental’s fall preview day. To register please visit oxy.edu/explore-occidental and for further information please see flyer below:
Hello Senior Families!
The Common Black College Application is now available for students at www.CommonBlackCollegeApp.com. Below is a list of the colleges accepting the application and for further information please see flyer below:
California State University, Dominguez Hills would like to invite you and your student to the African-American College & Career Summit on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Please visit CSUDH.edu/SuperSaturday to register and for further information please see flyer below:
We’d like to invite you and your student to attend “A Day at CSUDH” on Saturday, October 20, 2018. To register please visit discover.csudh.edu/adad and for further information please see flyer below:
The College Fair in El Segundo is this Sunday, October 14, 2018. For more information please see flyer below: