Meet the New Elementary Principals

The David Douglas School District is excited to announce the selection of new principals to lead three of our elementary schools beginning with the 2021-22 school year. Beginning July 1, Shannon Deems will lead Gilbert Heights Elementary, Matt Soule will lead Cherry Park Elementary, and Holly Wilkes will lead Lincoln Park Elementary.…

Join us for Summer Intercambio!

Dear David Douglas Families, You’re invited to our Summer Intercambio! A language exchange, o intercambio, is a meeting space for people to practice a new language with a native speaker in a conversational, informal setting. The exchange happens when two or more people learn from each other.  Our mission is to implement…

3 photos of student art samples: Jewelry with stone; watercolor shapes, shoes

DDHS and FRC Student Art

During a year full of challenges and evolving school plans, our student artists continued to create! Read a few words from their art teachers below and follow the links to view their work. David Douglas High School “In spite of the hardships, the creativity we’ve seen from our students is awe-inspiring and showcases the…

Collage with the words David Douglas High School Theater and 6 snapshots from the two shows' trailers

Tickets on Sale Now for Two DDHS Shows!

We’re very excited to announce that the David Douglas High School Theater Department is presenting two shows this month! Buy your tickets now! There’s no better way to wrap the school year and celebrate all that students, staff and families have accomplished during distance and hybrid learning. The theater department has done…

Clipart of 5 kids smiling & waving with the words Kindergarten 2021-22

Kindergarten Registration

Register Now Kindergarten registration is open for children who will be 5 years old by September 1. If your child isn’t registered yet, we encourage families to register as soon as possible. Registering before fall gives incoming kindergarteners and their families the chance to get to know their teacher, become familiar with…

Elementary students arriving to school entrance under guidance of crossing guard

Finish the Year Strong!

Why Attendance Matters Dear David Douglas Parents and Guardians, The David Douglas School District is asking for your help. It has been a year of obstacles and challenges unlike any we can remember. Covid-19 and all of its damage has disrupted so many lives, jobs, and communities. The inequalities of race and…

Virtual Online School Option

The David Douglas School District will be offering a 100% on-line virtual program for students K-12 during the 2021-2022 school year. We are excited to offer this option for students and believe it will provide another opportunity for students to access their education. We also believe this may be a good option…

Student Vaccine Appointments

The major hospital systems in our area would like to invite teens ages 16 and above, as well as their family members, to get vaccinated against COVID-19! To assist in that effort, metro-area school districts are coordinating group appointments and, in some cases, transportation options. The Pfizer vaccine is the only one…

Clipart of laptop with kids and welcome 2021-22 kindergarten families message; April 27

Connect to Kindergarten

Incoming Kindergarten Families: Please Join Us April 27 It’s time to prepare for kindergarten! Each spring we hold a special event for families who have a child beginning kindergarten in the fall. The evening gives students and families the chance to meet school staff, become familiar with their school and learn the…

Budget Meeting Notice

The David Douglas School District will hold a public meeting (to be available to watch live online athttps://www.youtube.com/user/DavidDouglasSD/live) to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022 on the following dates: April 26 & 29, 2021: Budget Committee Meeting/Testimony received. The purpose of these meetings is…