2024 Black Excellence Award: Taye Spears

Our very own Assistant Superintendent of Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity, La’Shawanta ‘Taye’ Spears Hardy, was recently honored by the Oregon Alliance of Black School Educators (ORABSE) with the Black Excellence Award during their annual Black & Fabulous Gala. Taye Spears was recognized for her leadership, her extraordinary work, and contributions to promoting…

All DDSD Schools: Two Hour Late Start on Monday, 1.22.24

Dear David Douglas School District Community,  We hope this message finds you safe and warm despite the winter storm’s lingering effects.  Due to the ongoing concerns about the road conditions, all our schools will have a 2-hour delayed start tomorrow, Monday, January 22nd, and our school buses will be on snow routes—no…

ALL DDSD SCHOOLS CLOSED FRIDAY, JANUARY 19, 2024

We regret to inform you that roads and sidewalks remain highly dangerous for our buses, students, and staff. In light of these circumstances, our district has made the difficult decision to remain closed tomorrow Friday, January 19, 2024. All activities before and after school, including athletics, food pantries, and Champions, will be canceled. …

ALL DDSD SCHOOLS CLOSED THURSDAY, JANUARY 18, 2024

Dear David Douglas School District Community,  We regret to inform you that, due to the weather and dangerous road conditions, all our schools will remain closed tomorrow, Thursday, January 18, 2024. All activities before and after school, including athletics, food pantries, and Champions, will be canceled.  Unfortunately, we didn’t get an increase…

ALL DDSD SCHOOLS CLOSED WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2024

Dear David Douglas School District Community,  We regret to inform you that, due to the weather and road conditions, all our schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, January 17, 2024. All activities before and after school, including athletics and Champions, will be canceled.  The decision to close our schools has been made…

ALL DDSD SCHOOLS CLOSED TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2024

Dear David Douglas School District Community,  With the safety of our students as our top priority, our schools will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, January 16, 2024. All activities before, during, and after school, including food pantries, athletics, and Champions, will be canceled. Due to the weekend’s winter storm, we continue to experience power outages…

2024 Lunar New Year Celebration

We invite you to join us for our Lunar New Year celebration on Friday, February 2nd, 2024!  Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: David Douglas High School – South Cafeteria building What to expect:  If you have any questions, please call or email:  Cassy Wood, Family and Community Partnerships Coordinator at…

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 15 is a day dedicated to honoring the life and enduring legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This is a federal holiday observed on the third Monday of January each year. Dr. King was born in 1929, and his actual birthday is on January 15th. We recognize and celebrate Dr.…