America’s Healthiest Schools Recipients

Six schools in the David Douglas School District have been named among the healthiest schools in America. Congratulations to Floyd Light and Ron Russell middle schools, and to West Powellhurst, Menlo Park, Lincoln Park and Earl Boyles elementary schools. They have all been named among America’s Healthiest Schools. Floyd Light and Ron… Read more »

Message in response to DACA decision

Spanish     Russian     Vietnamese     Chinese     Somali   The David Douglas School District today reaffirms our commitment that our schools are safe and welcoming places for all students, regardless of national origin, immigration status or documentation status. This week’s announcement that the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program… Read more »

How to get emergency notifications

The David Douglas School District sends emergency communications in several ways. Here are the options you have for receiving notifications in the event of a weather closure, power outage, natural disaster, or other school crisis.   FlashAlert Newswire and Messenger FlashAlert is the system David Douglas and other districts use to get… 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 »

Back to School Night Schedule

  It is time to head back to school. Tuesday, Sept. 5 is the first day of school for grades K-6, grade 9 and new Fir Ridge students. Wednesday, Sept. 6 is the first day of school for grades 7-8, 10-12 and all returning Fir Ridge students. School offices are officially open on Monday, Aug…. Read more »

New Arrival and Dismissal Times 2017-18

Dear David Douglas District parents, The David Douglas School District is changing its school starting times for next school year by about 10-15 minutes, depending on levels. The new school start and end times are shown in the attached chart, and will begin in September with the first day of the 2017-18… Read more »

2017 HS Graduation Videos

Watch the ceremonies for the class of 2017!   David Douglas High School – 551 graduates   Fir Ridge Campus – 75 graduates Note – Slide player to 22 minutes. The feed does not begin until then.

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!