Lighthouse Charter approved

I want to thank all our Lighthouse supporters who have believed in our mission of creating a Project Based Learning Charter that places student engagement as a centerpiece to an academic program in West Sacramento.  Last night’s WUSD Board Meeting resulted in an official vote of
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Chili Cook-Off

Chili Cook-off: Saturday, March 7th from 1-5pm Bring your family and friends! *Chili contest and tasting *Magician *Video Games *Baked goods contest *Balloon Artist *Silent Auction *Live Auction with projects made by DECS classes. All profits from this event go right back into the cla
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A Day at Sly Park

Mr. Lewis and I spent the day at Sly Park with our 6th graders in their week long adventure. What we saw was remarkable! We went rock climbing, geocaching, hiking, silk screened shirts, learned about the wonderful natural world around us, and experienced so much with our students. We
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Night at the Kings

Come Support DECS Come watch the 5th and 6th grade choir perform the National Anthem at the Kings vs the Portland Trailblazers game at Sleep Train Arena. Sunday March 1, 2015, game starts at 3pm Special Group Pricing 100 Upper Level, Corner tickets are available; $24 each Purchase Tic
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PBL Prep

Spending the morning with 4th graders at Mulvaney’s restaurant preparing for PBL night. Learning about the farm to fork concept.
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We did it!

I couldn’t be more proud! We raised over $5,000 for Jump Rope For Heart! We made a goal as a school of $4,000 and surpassed it. This morning 10 lucky students got to silly string me for being the first to raise $50 online. This Friday student council will be breaking raw eggs ov
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Mr Lewis’ Tweets

Mr. Lewis has opened a professional Twitter account in an effort to increase our communication channels. He is asking staff, board, and families to follow him on twitter for updates, celebrations, and newsworthy events. You can find him on twitter at https://twitter.com/MrLewisRCS @Mr
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Lighthouse Update: Urgent

Dear DECS and Charter School Supporters, Now more than ever the Washington Unified School Board needs to hear from you. The board will be making a critical decision at the February 26th board meeting (just 1 week away!) and we need to flood board member email boxes with your personal
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Parents at the WUSD Meeting

Parents are the most important factor in a child¹s future and last night I was impressed at the parents who attended the WUSD Board Meeting to read their personal stories and remind the community why parent choice must remain in the hands of the West Sacramento Community.  The parents
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Home/School Connection

Your child’s learning never stops when they leave DECS. The home/school connection is something we value and want to continue to strengthen. It is with this connection we can truly achieve the goal of creating leaders and scholars. Recently we have revisited some school procedur
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