School News & Announcements
Traffic & Parking at da Vinci
Please help us be a good neighbor, by traveling EAST on Everett when dropping off/picking up your student. If planning to stay awhile, please park in the lot behind the school. For special events, please use the blacktop. And be sure that even at pick-up or drop off time that you are not blocking a neighbor's driveway. THANKS!
da Vinci Foundation Raffle now taking place
$10 tickets on sale in the office
January 20th-February 20th
Just 1,000 tickets available.
Win $500, $250 or $100!
Scholastic Art Awards
This year da Vinci visual art students earned 109 Gold, Silver and Honorable mention awards! Each Gold Key award winner will have a piece on display at PNCA (724 NW Davis St) from February 2nd-26th. Special first Thursday reception, February 5th at 5:00 pm. For the names of all the award winners see Mr. Locke's article from 1/29/15.
Chess Club News
For the first time ever da Vinci's Chess Club competed regionally. The team placed 4th and two members qualified for state level competition: Hadyn Bocian and Ashton Fuller!
Young Playwrights for Change
Each year Oregon Children's Theater sponsors a play writing competition for students. From submitted plays 6 finalists are chosen. Four of the six are da Vinci students: Anjali King, Ainsley Leof, Annie Dynes & Uma Frost-Hausman. They will get to work with a professional playwright to polish their pieces and their plays will receive a staged reading. Stay tuned for details.
destino Dance Team
destino went to a qualifying regional competition over the weekend and performed the first section of their dance, placing third. On Saturday, February 28th they will perform their entire piece at the PIL Middle and High School Dance Team Championships. Go destino!
Interested in your child attending da Vinci
for the 2015-16 school year?
Applications & PPS School Choice forms are being accepted February 9th- March 6th. Make sure you know what is required to be included in the lottery for acceptance into da Vinci by visiting our Admissions page.
Saturday, April 18th 6 p.m. at BodyVox.
You won’t want to miss it!
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All events at da Vinci unless noted
Information Sessions are listed on the "Admissions page"
January 29th Last Day of Quarter 2
January 30th NO SCHOOL-Grading Day
February 2nd Quarter 3 starts
February 5th Scholastic Art Gold Key Awards Show Reception 5-7 pm
at PNCA Show is up 2/2-2/26/15
February 6th Spelling Bee - During the school day AM
February 6th Visual Arts Capstone Preview Show Reception 4-6 pm
Show runs 2/6-2/27/15
February 9th BSU 3:15-4:15 room 302
February 11th Incredible Journey of Jazz assembly 1:45 PM
February 12th & 13th Masters Drama Show 4:30-6:00 PM $3 at the door
February 18th LATE OPENING 10:30 AM
February 18th QSA 3:15-4:15 PM
February 20th Student Dance Party 5-7 PM Current Students & Alumni
February 27th BSU 3:15-4:15 room 302