SPACE NIGHT SET TO BLAST OFF!
Space Night is coming January 26th from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Students and their families are encouraged to come experience hands-on workshops and demonstrations that explore the mysteries of the universe. Forms have gone home that announce the workshops available and students must sign up in advance. Besides the workshops offered, a scholarship will be presented to one deserving student to attend Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama this summer.
TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO CREATE YOUR YEARBOOK AD!
Applaud your student’s achievements with a tribute in his/her yearbook! Celebrate successes, extracurricular activities or gather this year’s best friends or teammates for your own friendship ad!
To create and purchase online, visit balfour.com & find Davenport School of the Arts. Follow the links to upload photos and design your ad.
To have students make one for you for just $5 extra, turn this order form in with desired pictures and message to the front office.
Don’t delay, the deadline is January 28th 2018!
HELP US, HELP OTHERS!
The Davenport School of the Arts Student Leadership Team will be collecting shoes from January 6th through February 16th to donate to a children’s hospital in Rivas, Nicaragua and to Education Rocks schools in Bali, Indonesia.
Where do you donate? The “Shoes2You” box in your homeroom class
What- New and gently used shoes, all sizes for women, men, and children
We are in need of black closed-toe shoes for Bali, Indonesia.
Our goal is to collect 1000 pairs of shoes. The class that donates the most pairs of shoes will receive a donut party!
NEED A LITTLE HELP?
Tutoring is now available. Check out the tutoring schedule and then make arrangements with the appropriate teacher. Let's keep those grades up!
- January 26th- Space Night 6:00-9:00 pm
January 26th / 29th social time #1
- For the full school calendar, click here.
news and notes...
TESTING SCHEDULE NOW AVAILABLE
click here to view the 2018 FSA testing calendar.
CONGRATULATIONS teacher & employee of the year!
Congratulations to Ms. Deans, DSA teacher of the year 2017-18 and Coach Thomas, DSA employee of the year 2017-18! Ms. Deans is an art teacher who has been at DSA for 6 years and Coach Thomas is a para professional and P.E. coach who has been at DSA 4 years.
leader in me
See what your student is learning about being a leader. The new 7 Habits page is HERE!
TITLE 1 INFORMATION
District and school-based Title I Parent Involvement Programs in Polk County will strive to build RELATIONSHIPS to create real family engagement for every child, every family, every teacher, every day.
For more information. documents, and helpful links, click the logo to the left.
School day To Achieve Results is in place for before-school and after-school student registration. For more on ESTAR, a registration brochure, and current clubs available, click on the icon here:
Last June, students represented DSA at the Applause Awards held at the Dr. Phillips Center. Click on the icon below to view the video:
UPDATE ON EARLY DISMISSAL DAYS
In consultation with the Polk Education Association, Polk County Public Schools will use its six remaining early release days for the 2017-2018 school year to make up instructional time lost due to Hurricane Irma. The scheduled early dismissal days are now full instructional days.