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.

Fire Up Your Feet Challenge Winners

Two David Douglas schools are winners of the Fire up Your Feet spring challenge, presented by the Safe Routes to School National Partnership. Fire Up Your Feet is a month long national competition for grades K-8. The challenge is aimed at increasing physical activity before, during and after school for students, parents,… Read more »

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 »

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 »

David Douglas Again Named Top Music District

For the 7th consecutive year, the David Douglas School District has been named one of the nation’s Best Communities for Music Education by the NAMM Foundation (National Association of Music Merchants). Only 527 districts nationwide — and just two in Oregon — received the distinction for 2017. The Culver School District was the other… Read more »

Inclusive District Resolution

The David Douglas School Board has adopted an Inclusive District Resolution. This resolution outlines how David Douglas will protect every student from discrimination and harassment. The adopted resolution is attached below in the following languages: English, Spanish, Russian, Vietnamese, Chinese and Somali.   English:                … Read more »