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.

Free Meals For Kids – Summer 2017

Summer Free Meals Free breakfasts and lunches for all children 18 and under are available this summer at multiple sites in the David Douglas community. All programs run Monday through Friday except for West Powellhurst. There are no services on July 4th.   School Locations Ron Russell Middle School – 3955 SE… 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!

Native American Advisory Group

The David Douglas School District seeks to create a Native American/Alaska Native parent advisory group to help us reach out to our Native American community. Any Native American parent is invited to attend our Native American/Alaska Native Night to begin talking about the purpose and goals of this advisory group. This meeting… Read more »

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 »