News Stories

Counselor Newsletter
Monthly counseling news
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Homeschool Newsletter
What is happening at DSIS Homeschool
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Important Info & Dates at DSIS
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DSIS Virtual Back to School Night!
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Welcome Back to DSIS!!!
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Canvas LMS is live!
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DSIS 2020 Virtual Graduation Ceremony!!
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100% Online/Virtual opportunities in development now for 20-21 school year!!
DSIS is hard at work developing 100% online/virtual instruction opportunities for the 2020-2021 school year!
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Distance Learning Resumes August 28
Visit the DJUSD website for our Family Guide to Distance Learning.
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District News

November 20 - Return to Campus Update
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community on Return to Campus progress and planning, survey results and more.
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Happy Thanksgiving
Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving Break!
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New Elementary Report Cards During Conference Week
New Elementary Report Cards will be shared during conferences and mailed home the week of December 1.
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November 10 - Return to Campus Update
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community on Return to Campus progress and planning.
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DJUSD Library Circulation during Distance Learning
During Distance Learning, a select number of DJUSD libraries will be checking out books to students.
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Return to Campus - Family Survey CLOSED
In preparation for our next steps, we want to hear from our staff and families about what is important to you now and for the rest of this school year.
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October 29 - New Superintendent’s Message
Read Superintendent Bowes' new message to the DJUSD community for info on our new Return to Campus Family Survey, ways to stay informed and more.
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Parents Can Opt-in for DJUSD Text Messages
Opt-in for DJUSD text message to receive alerts during an urgent situation and announcements during Distance Learning.
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Health and Safety, Steps to Return to Campus – Parent Training Videos
Learn about key factors to health and safety practices and what to expect when students return to campus.
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Fight the Flu with Yolo County
Fight the flu with a free flu shot - drive-thru event at Harper Junior High on October 17
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CalFresh Disaster Response- Food Benefits in Wake of Fires
In response to the wildfires burning across the state, Disaster CalFresh will be available to individuals and families who either lived or worked in Lake, Monterey, San Mateo, Santa Cruz, Solano and Yolo counties and experienced a disaster related impact. Disaster CalFresh provides temporary food benefits to disaster victims who were not eligible for regular CalFresh benefits at the time of the disaster.
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DJUSD Receives $9 Million in Facilities Grant Funds to Improve CTE Facilities
We are proud to announce that Davis Joint Unified School District has received $9 million in facilities grant funds from the State of California
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Our Mission

Davis School for Independent Study is a small, innovative school for students in grades K-12 offering differentiated, high-quality curricular pathways to pursue educational and career goals. We combine independent study, home school, on-site classes, access to other high school and community college courses, and community learning experiences all incorporating individually tailored, challenging and engaging curriculum. We value and prioritize in personal attention and strong relationships among staff, families and students.