Parent survey challenge

We need your participation.  Each year we ask for families to take a brief survey to allow us to stay focused on what’s working and what we need to improve.  This is very important information that is sent to our School Board and allows them to see how our staff is meeting the n
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Reading with Kindergartners

  What a great morning.  I was able to spend some time with our Kindergartners reading a story.  What fun! Steve Lewis, Superintendent
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We need your help to support Charters

We need your immediate support: The Assembly Education Committee is currently discussing AB 787 and I am asking our parents and all charter supporters to write and/or call local legislators and urge them to VOTE NO on AB 787 (Hernandez).  AB 787 is in direct contradiction to the essen
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Project Based Learning: March 2015 Signature Night Pictures

What a fantastic PBL Signature Night we witnessed this evening.  Our Leaders and Scholars demonstrated an amazing amount of knowledge as they presented to another packed house in Clarksburg.  As for our staff, I can’t praise them enough!!! Very Proud. Steve Lewis, Superintendent
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It’s Time to Rock the Test!

DECS Smarter Balance Spirit Week In preparation for the upcoming Smarter Balance testing, we wanted to take the opportunity to pump up our students and congratulate them on all of the hard work they’ve done so far this year! The week of April 7th through April 10th will be fille
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Project Based Learning: Signature Night-Wednesday

I am looking forward to seeing you at our Project Based Learning Signature Night this Wednesday (March 25) at 6:00 pm.  Our students have been engaged in an 8 week study and you will be in awe with their presentations.  Bring your friends and family to this special event and see how w
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DECS Students Present at last night’s Board Meeting

I was very proud last night to watch our Leaders and Scholars as they presented to our Board. They are ready for next week’s big Project Based Learning Signature Night: see you Wednesday for the big night. Steve Lewis, Superintendent
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TownHall Parent Meting

Tomorrow, March 12, 2015, is our big DECS TownHall Parent Meeting We will be discussing our LCAP goals and parent feedback is very important.  We will also be providing an update on this year’s Smarter Balanced (SBAC) Testing. We are encouraging all families to join us in the cafeteri
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Spring Portraits

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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