2016-17 State Report Cards Released

The Oregon Department of Education produces yearly report cards for schools and districts. In 2013, the Oregon Department of Education released a redesigned school and district Report Card. This redesigned Report Card was the product of a year of review and revisions, led by an external Report Card Steering Committee and informed… Read more »

A Letter from Safe Routes To School

It is survey time over here in Safe Routes land! Families of K-8th grade students will receive the survey in mailboxes this week (October 16-20). We survey parents and guardians in the fall and spring of each school year to help us learn how families are getting to/from school, what barriers families face,… Read more »

Now Hiring

The David Douglas School District is currently hiring for bus drivers, custodians, and substitute cooks. There are multiple spots available as well as various time slots. Check out below which position may be right for you!   Bus Drivers Competitive Wages Paid Training Paid Holidays Health Benefits  &  Retirement Plan (if qualifications are met) 20… Read more »

Watch School Board Meetings

David Douglas School Board meetings are now available to view online. Board meetings are live-streamed so you can watch them as they happen in real time. You can also go back and watch previous Board meetings that we have archived at our David Douglas Youtube channel. Board meetings are typically held at… Read more »

Volunteers Needed for SMART Program

Start Making a Reader Today needs Site Coordinators at Earl Boyles and Menlo Park Elementary Schools. The coordinators provide on-site supervision and support. This leadership role is essential for SMART programs to be able to open on time and provide local students with as much one-on-one reading time as possible. If you’re… Read more »

Response to MAX Train Attack

This letter is being translated into Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Vietnamese and Somali. The translations will be posted as they are completed. Spanish     Russian     Vietnamese     Chinese     Somali   Dear David Douglas Community, Last Friday, a senseless act of violent hatred claimed the lives of two men and seriously wounded a… Read more »

School Funding Call to Action

  Dear David Douglas Community, Our State Legislature is entering the final weeks of its session. As things currently stand, the state is facing a K-12 education funding crisis. It is now that your voices must be heard in Salem in order to protect the educational integrity of our schools. The David… Read more »

One Act Festival

See over 100 Student present their own work for their peers! The festival includes a huge diversity of shows from silly mashups to moving dramas!

Alice Ott again a Breakthrough School

Alice Ott Middle School has again been named a national Breakthrough School. Alice Ott joins 26 middle level and high schools redesignated as one of the National Association of Secondary School Principals’ (NASSP) 2017 Breakthrough Schools. NASSP recently evaluated each of these schools, originally recognized between 2011 and 2014, and determined that… Read more »

Sign Up For Kindergarten!

If your child is 5 years old by September 1st, he or she can start kindergarten this fall. Register at your neighborhood school. When you register before summer break, you have time to get to know your school and your teacher, and they have time to prepare the classroom for your child. To… Read more »