District News Items
The David Douglas High School Theater Department is proud to present this hilarious comedy about a very dysfunctional family together for a three-day gathering at Christmastime. While trying to cope and enjoy the holiday, the family experiences hilarious squabbles, a drunk cook, a gun happy former security guard, a secret but awkward love affair and chaotically incompetent puppet show.
The show runs March 7th, 8th, 13th, 14th and 15th
Shows begin at 7:30pm in the Horner Performing Arts Center (1400 SE 130TH).
The David Douglas School Board has moved up the last day of this school year to Tuesday, June 10. Tuesday, June 10 will be a full school day for students. Summer break begins Wednesday, June 11.
Construction of a $7 million Early Learning Wing and Neighborhood Center at Earl Boyles Elementary School is officially underway.
Dozens of supporters of the project joined the school’s students at a groundbreaking ceremony Dec. 5. This celebration kicked off the building phase of our early learning project that began more than three years ago with a vision for ending the achievement gap that so often harms our underserved children.
On Dec. 5th, the David Douglas School District broke ground on a $7 million project to build an early learning wing and neighborhood hub at Earl Boyles Elementary School.
This bold project aims to be a state model for incorporating free preschool for all children into an elementary school, as well as make that school a neighborhood hub helping to bring economic and family stability to the community. The Neighborhood Hub will provide adult services and classes, along with childcare, transforming Earl Boyles into a true birth to adult service center.
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DDSD Winter Weather Procedures:
With winter weather comes uncertainty about school closures, delays and snow bus routes. Here is some clarification regarding David Douglas' inclement weather procedures:
In the event that weather causes a complete school closure or a 2-hour delay, our SchoolMessenger system will be contacting homes within minutes of that decision. In addition, information will also be provided to the media and posted prominently on our website by 6 am.